The Oscars don’t happen until February 28, when Chris Rock will be hosting the ceremony in Los Angeles. We won’t know the nominees until January 14. But as we move towards the end of the year, it’s becoming clearer which films are – and aren’t – seriously in the running for prizes. Here are ten films we believe are likely to be nominated and will be in the running to pick up at least one prize. You’ll be hearing a lot more about them over the next four months.
RECOMMENDED: Read more of our predictions in our guide to the Oscars 2016