« Back to article: Texas sweeps 2015 Oscar nominations thanks to Boyhood and The Grand Budapest Hotel

Ellar Coltrane in Boyhood
Boyhood, directed by Austin filmmaker Richard Linklater and set entirely in Texas, was nominated for six Oscars, including Best Picture. Photo by Matt Lankes/IFC Films
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Grand Budapest Hotel, directed by Texan Wes Anderson, leads all films with nine nominations, including Best Picture. Photo courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures
Michael Keaton in Birdman
Birdman was nominated for eight Oscars, including Best Picture. Photo courtesy of Fox Searchlight Pictures