Latino Amusement Journalists Awards: ‘West Side Story’, ‘Encanto’

The Latino Leisure Journalists Association declared its once-a-year nominations in which Steven Spielberg’s “West Facet Story” potential customers the way with 13 nominations, like very best picture, director, supporting actor, supporting actress, and adapted screenplay.

Lin-Manuel Miranda acquired the most individual nominations of any person with seven: ideal picture for “In the Heights,” best director for “Tick, Tick … Increase!,” voice or movement seize efficiency for “Vivo” and a trio of tune mentions from the animated movie “Encanto” which includes “Dos Oruguitas,” “Surface Pressure” and “We Really don’t Chat About Bruno.” The LEJA membership also chosen Miranda as the receiver of the Latino Activism Award. Past winners of that award consist of The united states Ferrera, Eva Longoria, Rosie Perez.

John Leguizamo is becoming honored with the 2022 Rita Moreno Life span Accomplishment Award for this year’s distinctive honorees. For many years, the Special Tony and Emmy-profitable actor, producer, and comic have been a tireless drive in the Latino group.

The Latino Breakout Award is bestowed on “West Facet Story” star Rachel Zegler, who performs Maria pursuing past honorees like Yalitizia Aparicio (“Roma”).

The Latino Amusement Journalists Association (LEJA) is committed to building and celebrating Latino voices among the all areas and backgrounds of the amusement business.

The winners will be exposed via the LEJA social media channels on Sunday, March 6, beginning at 3:00 PM ET / 12:00 PM PT.

Best Photo

  • “C’mon C’mon” (A24) – Chelsea Barnard, Lila Yacoub and Andrea Longacre-White
  • “CODA” (Apple Authentic Movies) – Philippe Rousselet, Fabrice Gianfermi and Patrick Wachsberger
  • “Dune” (Warner Bros) – Mary Dad or mum, Denis Villeneuve and Cale Boyter
  • “Encanto” (Walt Disney Photographs) – Yvett Merino, Clark Spencer
  • “In the Heights” (Warner Bros) – Anthony Bregman, Quiara Alegría Hudes, Mara Jacobs, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Scott Sanders
  • “King Richard” (Warner Bros) – Tim White, Trevor White and Will Smith
  • “Licorice Pizza” (MGM/United Artists Releasing) – Sara Murphy, Adam Somner and Paul Thomas Anderson
  • “The Ability of the Dog” (Netflix) – Jane Campion, Tanya Seghatchian, Emile Sherman, Iain Canning and Roger Frappie
  • “Tick, Tick … Boom!” (Netflix) – Brian Grazer, Ron Howard, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Julie Oh
  • “West Facet Story” (20th Century Studios) – Steven Spielberg and Kristie Macosko Krieger

Most effective Director

  • Jane Campion, “The Ability of the Dog” (Netflix)
  • Tatiana Huezo, “Prayers for the Stolen” (Netflix)
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda, “Tick, Tick … Boom!” (Netflix)
  • Steven Spielberg, “West Side Story” (20th Century Studios)
  • Guillermo del Toro, “Nightmare Alley” (Searchlight Pictures)

Finest Actor in a Leading Purpose

  • Clifton Collins Jr, “Jockey” (Sony Photos Classics)
  • Benedict Cumberbatch, “The Electrical power of the Dog” (Netflix)
  • Andrew Garfield, “Tick, Tick … Increase!” (Netflix)
  • Anthony Ramos, “In the Heights” (Warner Bros)
  • Will Smith, “King Richard” (Warner Bros)

Most effective Actress in a Top Function

  • Jessica Chastain, “The Eyes of Tammy Faye” (Searchlight Pics)
  • Olivia Colman, “The Missing Daughter” (Netflix)
  • Penélope Cruz, “Parallel Mothers” (Sony Images Classics)
  • Kristen Stewart, “Spencer” (Neon/Matter Studios)
  • Tessa Thompson, “Passing” (Netflix)

Very best Actor in a Supporting Role

  • David Alvarez, “West Aspect Story” (20th Century Studios)
  • Robin de Jesús, “Tick, Tick … Increase!” (Netflix)
  • Mike Faist, “West Facet Story” (20th Century Studios)
  • Troy Kotsur, “CODA” (Apple Initial Films)
  • Kodi Smit-McPhee, “The Power of the Dog” (Netflix)

Most effective Actress in a Supporting Position

  • Ariana DeBose, “West Facet Story” (20th Century Studios)
  • Kirsten Dunst, “The Electricity of the Dog” (Netflix)
  • Olga Merediz, “In the Heights” (Warner Bros)
  • Rita Moreno, “West Facet Story” (20th Century Studios)
  • Ruth Negga, “Passing” (Netflix)

Finest Voice or Motion Seize General performance

  • Stephanie Beatriz, “Encanto” (Walt Disney Pics)
  • Abbi Jacobsen, “The Mitchells vs. the Machines” (Netflix)
  • John Leguizamo, “Encanto” (Walt Disney Shots)
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda, “Vivo” (Netflix)
  • Kelly Marie Tran, “Raya and the Very last Dragon” (Walt Disney Photos)

Ideal Animated Movie

  • “Encanto” (Walt Disney Shots)
  • “Flee” (Neon)
  • “Luca” (Pixar)
  • “The Mitchells vs. the Machines” (Netflix)
  • “Raya and the Final Dragon” (Walt Disney Shots)

Best Foreign Language Movie

  • “Drive My Car” (Japan)
  • “Flee” (Denmark)
  • “Parallel Mothers” (Spain)
  • “Prayers for the Stolen” (Mexico)
  • “The Worst Particular person in the World” (Norway)

Most effective Documentary Movie

  • “A Cop Movie” (Netflix)
  • “Attica” (Showtime)
  • “Flee” (Neon)
  • “The Rescue” (Countrywide Geographic)
  • “Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)” (Hulu/Searchlight Shots)

Ideal Unique Screenplay

  • “Belfast” (Aim Options) – Kenneth Branagh
  • “C’mon C’mon” (A24) – Mike Mills
  • “Don’t Appear Up” (Netflix) – Adam McKay, David Sirota
  • “Language Lessons” (Shout! Studios) – Mark Duplass, Natalie Morales
  • “Licorice Pizza” (MGM/United Artists Releasing) – Paul Thomas Anderson

Ideal Adapted Screenplay

  • “CODA” (Apple Unique Movies) – Siân Heder
  • “Drive My Car” (Janus Films) – Ryûsuke Hamaguchi, Takamasa Oe
  • “Nightmare Alley” (Searchlight Photos) – Guillermo del Toro, Kim Morgan
  • “The Electric power of the Dog” (Netflix) – Jane Campion
  • “West Facet Story” (20th Century Studios) – Tony Kushner

Ideal Ensemble Casting

  • “CODA” (Apple Unique Movies)
  • “Don’t Search Up” (Netflix)
  • “In the Heights” (Warner Bros)
  • “The Electric power of the Dog” (Netflix)
  • “West Side Story” (20th Century Studios)

Ideal Manufacturing and Set Structure

  • “Dune” (Warner Bros) – Patrice Vermette Zsuzsanna Sipos
  • “The French Dispatch” (Searchlight Photographs) – Adam Stockhausen Rena DeAngelo
  • “The Energy of the Dog” (Netflix) – Grant Significant Amber Richards
  • “Nightmare Alley” (Searchlight Images) – Tamara Deverell Shane Vieau
  • “West Aspect Story” (20th Century Studios) – Adam Stockhausen Rena DeAngelo

Greatest Cinematography

  • “Dune” (Warner Bros) – Greig Fraser
  • “Nightmare Alley” (Searchlight Photos) – Dan Laustsen
  • “The Ability of the Dog” (Netflix) – Ari Wegner
  • “The Tragedy of Macbeth” (Apple Original Movies/A24) – Bruno Delbonnel
  • “West Side Story” (20th Century Studios) – Janusz Kamiński

Very best Costume Style

  • “Cruella” (Walt Disney Pics) – Jenny Beavan
  • “Dune” (Warner Bros) – Jacqueline West, Robert Morgan
  • “House of Gucci” (MGM/United Artists Releasing) – Janty Yates
  • “Nightmare Alley” (Searchlight Photos) – Luis Sequeira
  • “West Facet Story” (20th Century Studios) – Paul Tazewell

Finest Enhancing

  • “Don’t Glance Up” (Netflix) – Hank Corwin
  • “Dune” (Warner Bros) – Joe Walker
  • “The Electric power of the Dog” (Netflix) – Peter Scibberas
  • “Tick, Tick … Boom!” (Netflix) – Myron Kerstein, Andrew Weisblum
  • “West Facet Story” (20th Century Studios) – Sarah Broshar, Michael Kahn

Very best Hair and Make-up

  • “Cruella” (Walt Disney Photos)
  • “Dune” (Warner Bros)
  • “The Eyes of Tammy Faye” (Searchlight Pictures)
  • “House of Gucci” (MGM/United Artists Releasing)
  • “Nightmare Alley” (Searchlight Pictures)

Very best Seem Design

  • “Dune” (Warner Bros)
  • “No Time to Die” (MGM/United Artists Releasing)
  • “The Electric power of the Dog” (Netflix)
  • “Tick, Tick … Increase!” (Netflix)
  • “West Side Story” (20th Century Studios)

Greatest Visible Consequences

  • “Dune” (Warner Bros)
  • “Eternals” (Marvel Studios)
  • “No Time to Die” (MGM/United Artists Releasing)
  • “Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” (Marvel Studios)
  • “Spider-Man: No Way Home” (Sony Photos)

Ideal Musical Score

  • “Dune” (Warner Bros) – Hans Zimmer
  • “Encanto” (Walt Disney Photographs) – Germaine Franco
  • “Parallel Mothers” (Sony Shots Classics) – Alberto Iglesias
  • “The Power of the Dog” (Netflix) – Jonny Greenwood
  • “Spencer” (Neon/Matter Studios) – Jonny Greenwood

Best Stunt Style

  • “Black Widow” (Marvel Studios)
  • “Dune” (Warner Bros)
  • “No Time to Die” (MGM/United Artists Releasing)
  • “Shang Chi and the Legend of the 10 Rings” (Marvel Studios)
  • “Spider-Male: No Way Home” (Sony Photos)

Very best Tune Written for a Film

  • “Dos Oruguitas” from “Encanto” (Walt Disney Images)
  • “Surface Pressure” from “Encanto” (Walt Disney Pictures)
  • “We Really do not Communicate About Bruno” from “Encanto” (Walt Disney Photographs)
  • “Be Alive” from “King Richard” (Warner Bros)
  • “No Time to Die” from “No Time to Die” (MGM/United Artists Releasing)

Film Leaders

  • “West Facet Story” – 13
  • “The Ability of the Dog” – 12
  • “Dune” – 10
  • “Encanto” – 8
  • “Tick, Tick … Boom!” – 6
  • “Nightmare Alley” – 6
  • “In the Heights” – 4
  • “CODA” – 4
  • “No Time to Die” – 4