ByGenevieve Van Voorhis, writer at Creators.co
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Genevieve Van Voorhis

Ah, the : the award show that honors the best of the best in the past year of cinema, the most sophisticated films to grace the silver screen in 2016. As any Oscar fan knows, it's important to see all the films — or at least know the general gist — so that you can make well-informed, insightful, and borderline pretentious comments during your viewing party.

But just how well were you paying attention to this year's nominees? Can you identify these Oscar nominated films when they are boiled down to the simplest, most basic hieroglyphs? That is, the cornerstone of text-based emotion: the emoji.

Take your best shot with the following 12 Oscar-nominated movies as told with emojis. Just a heads up, the answer could be any nominee from any category. Good luck!

Need a refresher on which movies were nominated? Here's a supercut of all 62 nominees in 200 seconds.

Oscar-Nominated Movies As Emojis

1.

Loving

2.

La La Land

3.

Hidden Figures

4.

Jackie

5.

Moonlight

See also:

6.

Arrival

7.

Lion

8.

Manchester by the Sea

9.

Hell or High Water

10.

Hacksaw Ridge

11.

Moana

12.

Fences

Poll

How'd you do?


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