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Golden Globe Awards 2015 (for 2014 Films)

Most of the main film awards take place during January and February. At mfiles we take an understandable interest in the film music categories, and the Season kicks off as usual with the Golden Globes. The nominations for the 72nd Golden Globes were announced on December 11th 2014, and the winners (listed first) were presented on January 11th 2015. In the Music categories these were:

  • 2014 Original Score
  • The Theory of Everything by Jóhann Jóhannsson
    The Imitation Game by Alexandre Desplat
    Gone Girl by Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross
    Birdman by Antonio Sanchez
    Interstellar by Hans Zimmer

  • 2014 Original Song
  • "Glory" by John Legend & Common from Selma
    "Big Eyes" by Lana Del Rey & Daniel Heath from Big Eyes
    "Mercy Is" by Patti Smith & Lenny Kaye from Noah
    "Opportunity" by Greg Kurstin, Sia & Will Gluck from Annie
    "Yellow Flicker Beat" by Joel Little & Lorde (Ella Yelich-O’Connor) from The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

Here is the official HFPA site, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association who organise the Golden Globe Awards.

BAFTA Awards 2015 (for 2014 Films)

The BAFTA film nominations were confirmed on January 9th, and the winners were presented at the awards ceremony on Sunday February 8th. The winner (listed first) and nominations for the Film Music category are given below:

BAFTA do not have a Song Category. However the BAFTA Video Game awards are a separate event which took place this year on Thursday 12th March. The winner (listed first) and nominations for the Music and Audio categories are as follows:

  • 2014 Games: Audio Achievement
  • Alien: Isolation by Development Team
    Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved by Development Team
    Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare by Development Team
    The Sailor’s Dream by Development Team
    Mario Kart 8 by Development Team
    The Banner Saga by Austin Wintory, Michael Theiler & Peret Von Sturmer

  • 2014 Games: Music
  • Far Cry 4 by Cliff Martinez, Tony Gronick & Jerome Angelot
    Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved by Development Team
    The Banner Saga by Development Team
    Alien: Isolation by Development Team
    Middle-Earth: Shadow Of Mordor by Development Team
    The Sailor’s Dream by Development Team

Here is the official BAFTA site, the British Academy of Film and Television Awards.

Oscar Awards 2015 (for 2014 Films)

The nominations for the Music Categories of the 87th Oscars were announced on January 15th, and the winners (listed first) were presented at the oscar awards ceremony on Sunday February 22nd 2015:

  • 2014 Original Score
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel by Alexandre Desplat
    The Imitation Game by Alexandre Desplat
    Interstellar by Hans Zimmer
    Mr. Turner by Gary Yershon
    The Theory of Everything by JóHann JóHannsson

  • 2014 Original Song
  • "Glory" music and lyric by John Stephens and Lonnie Lynn from Selma
    "Everything Is Awesome" music and lyric by Shawn Patterson from The Lego Movie
    "Grateful" music and lyric by Diane Warren from Beyond The Lights
    "I'm Not Gonna Miss You" music and lyric by Glen Campbell and Julian Raymond from Glen Campbell...I'll Be Me
    "Lost Stars" music and lyric by Gregg Alexander and Danielle Brisebois from Begin Again

Here is the official Oscars site from AMPAS, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

For winners and nominations in previous years for the music-related academy awards see our Film Music Oscars page on mfiles.