Congratulations to our User Ewdot2480 for a great score of 66.67% when predicting the 2017 American Society of Cinematographers Awards winners on Saturday. He was actually tied with many others with that score but had the best point total of 41,202 by using the 500 super bets wisely.
Over 600 people worldwide predicted these winners for three ASC categories, one for film and two for TV. Our top scorer actually got the surprise winner of “Lion” for Best Feature Film Cinematography plus “Game of Thrones” for Best Series Episodic Cinematography. His incorrect selection was “Westworld,” which lost to “The Night Of” for Best TV Movie, Miniseries or Pilot Cinematography.
You can see how your score compares to all others in our leaderboard rankings of all contestants, which also includes links to see each participant’s predictions. to see your own scores, go to the user menu in the top right corner of every page of Gold Derby when you’re signed in to the site. Use drop down menu to go to “View Profile,” then look for the links to your “Award Show Scores.” Gold Derby must evaluate each potential winner’s eligibility as per our contest rules. If eligible, the first-place finisher gets a $100 Amazon gift card.
Six Experts predicted these ASC winners, all finishing with 33.33% accuracy: Edward Douglas (Weekend Warrior), Joyce Eng (TV Guide), Tariq Khan (Fox News), Paul Sheehan (Gold Derby), Anne Thompson (Indiewire), and Susan Wloszczyna (RogerEbert.com). See Experts’ leaderboard.
For Gold Derby’s Editors, Rob Licuria is the only one with 66.67% (missing on “Lion”). Marcus Dixon, Daniel Montgomery, Paul Sheehan and I are all at 33.33%. See Editors’ leaderboard.
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