The Washington Post’s three movie critics — Ann Hornaday, Michael O’Sullivan and Stephanie Merry — don’t actually get to vote for the Oscars. But here’s how they would if they could.

Ann Hornaday, chief film critic

Picture: “Boyhood”
Director: Richard Linklater, “Boyhood”
Actor: Michael Keaton, “Birdman”
Actress: Julianne Moore, “Still Alice”
Supporting actor: Edward Norton, “Birdman”
Supporting actress: Patricia Arquette, “Boyhood”
Original screenplay: “Birdman”
Adapted screenplay: “Inherent Vice”
Documentary feature: “Citizenfour”
Foreign language film: “Leviathan”
Animated feature: N/A

[Why “Boyhood" deserves to win the Best Picture Oscar]

Michael O’Sullivan

Picture: “Birdman”
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu, “Birdman”
Actor: Michael Keaton, “Birdman”
Actress: Marion Cotillard, “Two Days, One Night”
Supporting actor: Edward Norton, “Birdman”
Supporting actress: Patricia Arquette, “Boyhood”
Original screenplay: “Birdman”
Adapted screenplay: “Whiplash”
Documentary feature: “Finding Vivian Maier”
Foreign language film: “Leviathan”
Animated feature: “Big Hero 6”

[Why “Birdman" deserves to win the Best Picture Oscar]

Stephanie Merry

Picture: “Selma”
Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu, “Birdman”
Actor: Michael Keaton, “Birdman”
Actress: Julianne Moore, “Still Alice”
Supporting actor: J.K. Simmons, “Whiplash”
Supporting actress: Patricia Arquette, “Boyhood”
Original screenplay: “Birdman”
Adapted screenplay: “Whiplash”
Documentary feature: “Citizenfour”
Foreign language film: “Ida”
Animated feature: “Big Hero 6”

[Why Selma deserves to win the Best Picture Oscar]

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Best Picture
AP/Warner Bros. Pictures

"American Sniper"

Atsushi Nishijima/AP/Fox Searchlight

"Birdman"

AP/IFC Films

"Boyhood"

Martin Scali/AP/Fox Searchlight Films

"The Grand Budapest Hotel"

Jack English/AP/The Weinstein Company

"The Imitation Game"

Atsushi Nishijima/AP/Paramount Pictures

"Selma"

Liam Daniel/Focus Features

"The Theory of Everything"

Daniel McFadden/AP/Sony Pictures Classics

"Whiplash"

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Actor in a Leading Role
Scott Garfield/AP/Sony Pictures Classics

Steve Carell, "Foxcatcher"

AP/Warner Bros. Pictures

Bradley Cooper, "American Sniper"

Jack English/AP/The Weinstein Company

Benedict Cumberbatch, "The Imitation Game"

Reuters/Fox Searchlight

Michael Keaton, "Birdman"

Liam Daniel/AP/Focus Features

Eddie Redmayne, "The Theory of Everything"

Actress in a Leading Role
AP/Sundance Selects

Marion Cotillard, "Two Days, One Night"

Liam Daniel/AP/Focus Features

Felicity Jones, "The Theory of Everything"

Linda Kallerus/AP/Sony Pictures Classics

Julianne Moore, "Still Alice"

Merrick Morton/AP/20th Century Fox

Rosamund Pike, "Gone Girl"

Anne Marie Fox/AP/Fox Searchlight Pictures

Reese Witherspoon, "Wild"

Actor in a Supporting Role
Claire Folger/AP/Warner Bros. Pictures

Robert Duvall, "The Judge"

IFC Films

Ethan Hawke, "Boyhood"

Alison Rosa/AP/Fox Searchlight

Edward Norton, "Birdman"

Scott Garfield/AP/Sony Pictures Classics

Mark Ruffalo, "Foxcatcher"

Daniel McFadden/AP/Sony Pictures Classics

J.K. Simmons, "Whiplash"

Actress in a Supporting Role
Phil McCarten/Reuters

Patricia Arquette, "Boyhood"

AP/Fox Searchlight Pictures

Laura Dern, "Wild"

Alison Rosa/AP/Fox Searchlight

Emma Stone, "Birdman"

Jack English/AP/The Weinstein Company

Keira Knightley, "The Imitation Game"

Peter Mountain/AP/Disney Enterprises, Inc.

Meryl Streep, "Into the Woods"

Directing
Danny Moloshok/Reuters

Alejandro González Iñárritu, "Birdman"

Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP

Richard Linklater, "Boyhood"

Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP

Bennett Miller, "Foxcatcher"

Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images

Wes Anderson, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"

Danny Moloshok/Reuters

Morten Tyldum, "The Imitation Game"

Animated Feature Film
AP/Disney

"Big Hero 6"

Laika/AP/Focus Features

"The Boxtrolls"

Dreamworks Animation/AP

"How to Train Your Dragon 2"

Cartoon Saloon/AP

"Song of the Sea"

Hatake Jimusho/GKids

"The Tale of the Princess Kaguya"

Cinematography
Alison Rosa/AP/Fox Searchlight Pictures

Emmanuel Lubezki, "Birdman"

Fox Searchlight Pictures

Robert D. Yeoman, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"

AP/Music Box Films

Lukasz Zal and Ryszard Lynzewski, "Ida"

Simon Mein/Sony Pictures Classics

Dick Pope, "Mr. Turner"

Universal Pictures

Roger Deakins, "Unbroken"

Costume Design
AP/Fox Searchlight

Milena Canonero, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"

Wilson Webb/Warner Bros. Entertainment

Mark Bridges, "Inherent Vice"

Peter Mountain/AP/Disney Enterprises, Inc.

Colleen Atwood, "Into the Woods"

Frank Connor/Disney Enterprises

Anna B. Sheppard, "Maleficent"

Simon Mein/Sony Pictures Classics

Jacqueline Durran, "Mr. Turner"

Documentary Feature
AP/Radius TWC

"Citizenfour"

Hugh Doyle/Courtesy of American Experience/PBS Film via AP

"Last Days in Vietnam"

Courtesy of Netflix

"Virunga"

Sebastião Salgado/Courtesy of Sebastião Salgado/Amazonas Images/Sony Pictures Classics

"The Salt of the Earth"

Vivian Maier/Courtesy of the Maloof Collection/IFC Films

"Finding Vivian Maier"

Documentary Short Subject

"Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1"

"Joanna"

"Our Curse"

"The Reaper"

"White Earth"

Film Editing

Joel Cox and Gary Roach, "American Sniper"

Sandra Adair, "Boyhood"

Barney Pilling, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"

William Goldenberg, "The Imitation Game"

Tom Cross, "Whiplash"

Foreign Language Film
AP/Music Box Films

"Ida"

Anna Matveeva/Sony Pictures Classics/AP

"Leviathan"

Kevin Winter/Getty Images

"Tangerines"

AP/K&S Films

"Wild Tales"

AP/Cohen Media Group

"Timbuktu"

Makeup and Hairstyling
Scott Garfield/Sony Pictures Classics

"Foxcatcher"

Martin Scali/AP/Fox Searchlight Films

"The Grand Budapest Hotel"

Marvel/Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

"Guardians of the Galaxy"

Music — Original Score

Alexandre Desplat, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"

Alexandre Desplat, "The Imitation Game"

Hans Zimmer, "Interstellar"

Gary Yershon, "Mr Turner"

Jóhann Jóhannsson, "The Theory of Everything"

Music — Original Song

"Everything Is Awesome" by Shawn Patterson, "The LEGO Movie"

"Glory" by Common and John Legend, "Selma"

"Grateful" by Diane Warren, "Beyond the Lights"

"I’m Not Gonna Miss You" by G. Campbell, J. Raymond, "Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me"

"Lost Stars" by G. Alexander and D. Brisebois, "Begin Again"

Production Design
AP/Fox Searchlight

"The Grand Budapest Hotel"

Jack English/AP/The Weinstein Company

"The Imitation Game"

Melinda Sue Gordon/AP/Paramount Pictures

"Interstellar"

Peter Mountain/AP/Disney Enterprises, Inc.

"Into the Woods"

Simon Mein/Sony Pictures Classics

"Mr. Turner"

Short Film — Animated

"The Bigger Picture," Daisy Jacobs and Christopher Hees

"The Dam Keeper," Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi

"Feast," Patrick Osborne and Kristina Reed

"Me and My Moulton," Torill Kove

"A Single Life," Joris Oprins

Short Film — Live Action

"Aya," Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis

"Boogaloo and Graham," Michael Lennox and Ronan Blaney

"Butter Lamp," Hu Wei and Julien Féret

"Parvaneh," Talkhon Hamzavi and Stefan Eichenberger

"The Phone Call," Mat Kirkby and James Lucas

Sound Editing

"American Sniper," Alan Robert Murray and Bub Asman

"Birdman," Martín Hernández and Aaron Glascock

"The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," B. Burge and J. Canovas

"Interstellar," Richard King

"Unbroken," Becky Sullivan and Andrew DeCristofaro

Sound Mixing

"American Sniper," J. Reitz, G. Rudloff and W. Martin

"Birdman," J. Taylor, F. A. Montaño and T. Varga

"Interstellar," G. A. Rizzo, G. Landaker and M. Weingarten

"Unbroken," J. Taylor, F. A. Montaño and D. Lee

"Whiplash," C. Mann, B. Wilkins and T. Curley

Visual Effects
AP/Marvel-Disney

"Captain America: Winter Soldier"

WETA/Twentieth Century Fox

"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes"

Film Frame/Marvel

"Guardians of the Galaxy"

Melinda Sue Gordon/Warner Bros. Entertainment/Paramount Pictures

"Interstellar"

Alan Markfield/Twentieth Century Fox

"X-Men: Days of Future Past"

Writing — Adapted Screenplay

Jason Hall, "American Sniper"

Graham Moore, "The Imitation Game"

Paul Thomas Anderson, "Inherent Vice"

Anthony McCarten, "The Theory of Everything"

Damien Chazelle, "Whiplash"

Writing — Original Screenplay

A. González Iñárritu, N. Giacobone, A. Dinelaris and A. Bo, "Birdman"

Richard Linklater, "Boyhood"

E. Max Frye and Dan Futterman, "Foxcatcher"

Wes Anderson and Hugo Guinness, "The Grand Budapest Hotel"

Dan Gilroy, "Nightcrawler"