6th TFO Awards: Best Achievement in Music – Original Song

The nominees for Best Achievement in Music – Original Song are:

  • “Coming Up Roses” from Begin Again
    Music and Lyric by Glen Hansard and Danielle Brisebois
  • “Glory” from Selma
    Music and Lyric by John Stephens, Lonnie Lynn, and Che Smith
  • “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” from Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me
    Music and Lyric by Glen Campbell and Julian Raymond
  • “Lost Stars” from Begin Again
    Music and Lyric by Gregg Alexander, Danielle Brisebois, Nick Lashley, and Nick Southwood
  • “Mai Tang Kan” from Teacher’s Diary
    Music and Lyric by Aeksiri Gumbangphai, Piyawat Meekrau, Sompol Rungpanich, Kritpong Sakoonnam-a-nake, and Prateep Siri-Issaranan

And The Final Oscar goes to…


Finalists (6-12): “Grateful” – Beyond the Lights | “No Fate Awaits Me” – The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Them | “Like a Fool” – Begin Again | “Big Eyes” – Big Eyes | “Opportunity” – Annie | “Everything is Awesome” – The Lego Movie | “A Step You Can’t Take Back” – Begin Again

Semi-finalists (13-20): “Tell Me If You Wanna Go Home” – Begin Again | “I Love You All” – Frank | “Higher Place” – Begin Again | “We Will Not Go” – Virunga | “Tuft” – Frank | “Where No One Goes” – How to Train Your Dragon 2 | “No One Else Like You” – Begin Again | “Not About the Angels” – The Fault in Our Stars


PREVIOUSLY POSTED: Opening Remarks | Original Screenplay | Adapted Screenplay | Production Design – Contemporary | Production Design – Period | Casting | Costume Design – Period | Costume Design – Contemporary | Actor in a Supporting Role | Visual Effects | Makeup and Hairstyling | Sound Editing | Sound Mixing | Actress in a Supporting Role

Oscar Predictions (December 20, 2013)

I intend to write about more regarding the status of the race per category, but since I do not have the luxury of time, I would just edit this post to insert my thoughts per category. Meanwhile, here are my predictions:

Those in BOLD are the predicted nominees.

Color Legend:
GREEN – Locked for Nomination
RED – In the Mix, Definitely in Contention
BLUE – Longshot