MUMBAI: The American Cinema Editors' 60th annual ACE Eddie Awards has nominated
Avatar, District 9 and Star Trek for this year's awards.
three films will compete for best edited dramatic feature film along with The
Hurt Locker and Up in the Air.
Meryl Streep films namely Julie & Julia and It's Complicated were
nominated in the best comedy or musical category along with (500) Days of Summer,
The Hangover and A Serious Man.
best animated film, the contenders are Coraline, Fantastic Mr. Fox and
Is It, the Michael Jackson documentary, scored a slot in ACE's best documentary
race alongside The Cove and Food, Inc.
honorary society of motion picture editors founded in 1950, ACE's nominations
usually point toward Oscar victory since no film has won an Oscar for best picture
without also having received an ACE editing nom since Ordinary People in 1981.
to television, the editors nominated episodes of 30 Rock, Curb Your Enthusiasm
and Entourage in the half-hour series category.
will be announced at ACE's awards ceremony on 14 February at the Beverly Hilton.