Awards Season Calendar: Important Dates Up to the Oscar Noms

Awards season is officially in full swing following this morning’s Independent Spirit Awards nominations announcement. With film’s busiest time of the year now upon us, here is a list of important dates to look forward to over the next two months:

IFP Gotham Awards Ceremony — Monday, Nov. 28 at 8 p.m.

New York Film Critics Circle (NYFCC) Awards — awards announced Thursday, Dec. 1

Los Angeles Film Critics Association (LAFCA) Awards  awards announced Sunday, Dec. 4

Golden Globe Awards — Nominations announced Monday, Dec. 12

Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards — Nominations announced Wednesday, Dec. 14

Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala — Monday, Jan. 2, 2017

Writers Guild of America (WGA) Awards — Nominations announced Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017

74th Annual Golden Globe Awards Ceremony — Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 at 5 p.m.

British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards — Nominations announced Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017

Producers Guild of America (PGA) Awards — Nominations announced Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017

Directors Guild of America (DGA) Awards — Nominations announced Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017

Academy Awards — Nominations announced Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017

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