7 Award Winning Facts About the Oscars

These are the Oscar-nominated movies that were filmed in Georgia

“Black Panther,” “First Man” and “Avengers: Infinity War” were all shot in Atlanta

The Oscar nominations have just been announced, and among the celebrated films were a few shot right here in Georgia. 

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“Black Panther,” “First Man” and “Avengers: Infinity War” are all up for awards and were filmed in the Peach State.  

“Black Panther,” which could snag trophies for best picture, original score, costume design and original song, was filmed chiefly at EUE/Screen Gems with some work done at Tyler Perry’s new studio facility and a few scenes shot on location throughout Atlanta.

“First Man,” which could win a visual effects award, began principal photography in Atlanta in November 2017. Scenes from the true-life tale were filmed in Roswell, Stockbridge and Tyler Perry Studios.

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As for “Avengers: Infinity War,” it’s also been nominated for a visual effects award. Filming for the superhero movie began in January 2017 at Pinewood Atlanta Studios in Fayette County. Scenes were also recorded in downtown Atlanta and Central Park in the Old Fourth Ward neighborhood. 

Curious about the other nominees? Take a look at the list here

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Najja Parker
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