Mad Max: Fury Road is having a dream run at Oscar 2016. Till now, this is the movie with the maximum number of awards. The movie of a woman who plays rebel against tyrannical ruler has won in several categories. It was expected to become one dominant Oscar 2016 winner and it stood up to the expectation.
Mad Max: Fury Road got nomination for ten categories and it already won in some. It has already won six Oscars and this can continue.
Mad Max: Fury Road won Oscar for Best Editing where it was competing with The Big Short, The Relevant, Spotlight, Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The movie also won the Oscar for Best Costume Design competing with Carol, The Danish Girl, Cinderella and The Relevant.
The movie also won Oscar 2016 for Best Production Design, and Best Make-up and hair. It has also won the award for Best sound editing beating some of the big names. The Best sound mixing award also goes to Mad Max: Fury Road. All in all Mad Max Fury received 9 other nominations, including Best Picture, Cinematography, Directing, Film Editing, Makeup and Hairstyling, Production Design, Sound Editing, Sound Mixing, and Costume Design.
George Miller, the director of the movie is put forward for the Best Director award in Oscar 2016. The 70 years old arrived in style with wife Margaret Sixel. Daily Mail reported him saying, “It’s a party I didn’t expect to be invited to.”
He also mentioned, ‘Needless to say we’re doing little happy jigs and it’s really nice to be invited to the party.’ He must be a very happy man today with his movie winning in so many categories. However, the biggest challenge is still there with the battle is tough for the Best Director and Best Picture category.
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