This Is What The Oscar Nominations Look Like Without All The Men

All of these women would like to thank the Academy.

1. The 2015 Oscar nominations are in.

As always, we’re pleased to see the Academy is honouring many talented women and people of colour.

2. Here are the groundbreaking women in the running for Best Director this year:

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3. These are all the women writers shattering glass ceilings with their Best Original Screenplay and Best Adapted Screenplay nominations:

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4. Here are the wonderful female cinematographers getting the recognition they deserve:

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5. Women also had a strong showing in the original score, visual effects, and sound mixing categories:

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6. And here are all the truly inspiring actors of colour, thrilled to be nominated for the highest honour in film:

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7. Congratulations to all of these inspiring nominees!

Totally unrelated fact, but Oscar voters are 93% white, 76% male with average age of 63.

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Hannah Jewell is a senior staff writer for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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