by Tony Rutherford , HNN Entertainment Editor
Winter's Bone
Winter's Bone

HOLLYWOOD (HNN) – When Oscar announced the nominations for this year’s award ceremony, a little known independent film --- “Winter’s Bone” --- snagged a best picture nomination. The film has NOT played any theatres in Huntington, but will be one of the ‘special presentations’ shown at the Keith Albee Performing Arts Center during the February Festival.

Here are the complete nominations:

Best Picture

Actor in a Leading Role

Actor in a Supporting Role

Actress in a Leading Role

Actress in a Supporting Role

Animated Feature Film

Art Direction


Costume Design


Documentary (Feature)

Documentary (Short Subject)

Film Editing

Foreign Language Film


Music (Original Score)

Music (Original Song)

Short Film (Animated)

Short Film (Live Action)

Sound Editing

Sound Mixing

Visual Effects

Writing (Adapted Screenplay)

Writing (Original Screenplay)