Best Production Design – 2016

Films are ranked in order of likelihood of being nominated.

List Last Updated: 12/30/16

1) La La Land

  • Distributor: Lionsgate
  • Director: Damien Chazelle
  • Production Designer: David Wasco
  • Starring: Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, J.K. Simmons
  • Where You Can See It: Theaters (Wide Release)


2) Jackie

  • Distributor: Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Director: Pablo Larrain
  • Production Designer: Jean Rabasse
  • Starring: Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig
  • Where You Can See It: Theaters (Limited Release)


3) Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

  • Distributor: Warner Brothers
  • Director: David Yates
  • Production Designers: Stuart Craig, James Hambridge
  • StarringEddie Redmayne, Colin Farrell, Katherine Waterston
  • Where You Can See It: Theaters – Wide Release


4) Arrival

  • Distributor: Paramount Pictures
  • Director: Denis Villeneuve
  • Production Designer: Patrice Vermette
  • Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker
  • Where You Can See It: Theaters (Wide Release)


5) Silence

  • Distributor: Paramount Pictures
  • Director: Martin Scorsese
  • Production Designer: Dante Ferretti
  • Starring: Andrew Garfield, Liam Neeson, Adam Driver
  • Where You Can See It: Theaters (Limited Release), (Wide Release) – 1/6/17


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6) Live by Night

  • Distributor: Warner Brothers
  • Director: Ben Affleck
  • Production Designer: Jess Gonchor
  • Starring: Ben Affleck, Elle Fanning, Brendan Gleeson
  • Where You Can See It: Theaters (Wide Release)


7) The Jungle Book

  • Distributor: Walt Disney Studios
  • Director: Jon Favreau
  • Production Designer: Christopher Glass
  • StarringNeel Sethi, Bill Murray, Idris Elba
  • Where You Can See It: Amazon, Redbox


8) Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

  • Distributor: Walt Disney Studios
  • Director: Gareth Edwards
  • Production Designer: Doug Chiang, Neil Lamont
  • StarringFelicity Jones, Alan Tudyk, Mads Mikkelsen
  • Where You Can See It: Theaters (Wide Release)


9) Fences

  • Distributor: Paramount Pictures
  • Director: Denzel Washington
  • Production Designer: David Gropman
  • Starring: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Mykelti Williamson
  • Where You Can See It: Theaters (Limited Release) – 12/16, (Wide Release) – 12/25


10) Hacksaw Ridge

  • Distributor: Summit Entertainment
  • Director: Mel Gibson
  • Production Designer: Barry Robison
  • Starring: Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Teresa Palmer
  • Where You Can See It: Theaters (Wide Release)