Oscars calendar: Deadlines and dates for Golden Globes, Critics’ Choice, SAG, …

Prior to the Oscar nominations being announced on Jan. 15, the major critics groups will have feted their winners as will the Golden Globes. And while the Critics’ Choice Awards winners will have been decided as well, that ceremony taking place 12 hours after the Oscar nominations are revealed. 

Below, we detail these key dates. 

Note: Winners events are in gold while nomination announcments are italicized

Dec. 16 – SAG Awards: Voting Opens

Dec. 22 – Golden Globes: Voting Opens

Dec. 29 – Oscars: Nomination Ballots Mailed/Online

Jan. 2 – American Cinema Editors: Nominations Announced

Jan. 2 – PGA Awards: Film Nominations Close

Jan. 4 – WGA Awards: Film Nominations Close

Jan. 5 – PGA Awards: Film Nominations Announced
Jan. 5 – Art Directors Guild: Nominations Announced
Jan. 5 – PGA Awards: Voting Opens
Jan. 5 – BAFTA Awards: Nominations Close
Jan. 5 – New York Film Critics Circle: Ceremony

Jan. 6 – National Board of Review: Ceremony

Jan. 7 – WGA Awards: Film Nominations Announced
Jan. 7 – Costume Designers Guild: Nominations Announced
Jan. 7 – Golden Globes: Voting Closes

Jan. 8 – Oscars: Nomination Ballots Due
Jan. 8 – USC Scripter: Nominees Announced
Jan. 8 – WGA Awards: Voting Opens

Jan. 9: BAFTA Awards: Nominations Announced

Jan. 10: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Ceremony

Jan. 11: Golden Globes

Jan. 12: DGA Awards: Nomination Ballots Due
Jan. 12: Critics’ Choice Awards: Voting Opens

Jan. 13: DGA Awards: Nominations Announced
Jan. 13: Cinema Audio Society: Nominations Announced
Jan. 13: Critics’ Choice Awards: Voting Closes

Jan. 14: Motion Picture Sound Editors: Nominations Announced
Jan. 14: Visual Effects Society: Nominations Announced

Jan. 15: Oscars: Nominations Announced
Jan. 15: Critics’ Choice Awards 

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