Friz On Film: Maryland Filmed Oscar Films



Here’s a list of Oscar wins and nominations for movies filmed in Maryland OR connected to the state. 

“The Shape Of Water” (2018)

*Best Picture, (WON)  Best Director (WON), Best Actress (Sally Hawkins), Best Supporting Actor (Richard Jenkins), Best Supporting Actress (Octavia Spencer), Best Original Screenplay, Best Original Score (WON) Cinematography, Costume Design, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing, Film Editing, Production Design (WON)

(Note: Film was NOT filmed here, but took place entirely in Baltimore)

“Jackie” (2017)

*Best Actress, Best Costume Design, and Best Original Score

Philomena” (2013)

* Best Picture, Best Actress, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Score

The Social Network” (2010)

The-Social-Network-movie-poster-David Fincher
* Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Adapted Screenplay (WON), Best Film Editing (WON), Best Original Score (WON), Best Cinematography, & Sound Mixing

Syriana” (2005)

* Best Supporting Actor – George Clooney (WON) & Best Original Screenplay

Twelve Monkeys” (1995)

* Best Supporting Actor – (Brad Pitt) & Best Costume Design

True Lies” (1994)

* Best Visual Effects

Dave” (1993)

* Best Original Screenplay

Sleepless In Seattle” (1993)


*Best Original Song, “A Wink And A Smile”

“Chances Are” (1989)

*Best Original Song

The Accidental Tourist” (1988)

* Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress – Geena Davis (WON), Best Adapted Screenplay, & Best Original Score

Broadcast News” (1987)

* Best Picture, Best Actor – William Hurt, Best Actress – Holly Hunter, Best Supporting Actor – Albert Brooks, Best Original Screenplay, Best Film Editing, and Best Cinematography.


* Best Original Screenplay

“..And Justice For All.” (1977)

* Best Actor – (Al Pacino) & Best Original Screenplay