ROOM GETS 4 OSCAR NOMINATIONS INCLUDING BEST PICTURE

Source: The Oscars

Room, directed by Lenny Abrahamsonis a nominee for Best Picture. The film also received 3 other nominations, including Actress in a Leading Role, Directing, and Adapted Screenplay.

A young woman who has been held in captivity in a small shed for seven years tries to make as normal a life as she can for her five-year-old son, Jack, who knows her only as “Ma.” When Ma and Jack escape their captor, Old Nick, they must cope with the outside world and forge relationships with Ma’s conflicted family.

Other nominees in the Best Picture category include The Big ShortBridge of Spies, Brooklyn, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Martian, The Revenant, and Spotlight.