The Whiplash film, written and directed by newcomer Damien Chazelle, was adapted from a short film, starring Simmons. The feature version was made for just $3.3m. The Whiplash Film earn five nominations at this year’s Oscars, from which Whiplash Film won three awards, namely, Best Supporting Actor, Best Film Editing and Best Sound Mixing.
JK Simmons won best supporting actor, Tom Cross won Film Editing and Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins and Thomas Curley won Sound Mixing Oscar for Whiplash.
Whiplash is a 2014 American drama film written and directed by Damien Chazelle based on his experiences in the Princeton High School Studio Band. The film stars Miles Teller as a student jazz drummer who seeks the respect of an abusive teacher played by J. K. Simmons. It also stars Paul Reiser and Melissa Benoist.
Whiplash premiered in-competition in the US Dramatic Category at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival on January 16, 2014, as the festival’s opening film.
Whiplash Film Winning Awards
|Actor in a Supporting Role||J.K. Simmons||Whiplash|
|Film Editing||Tom Cross||Whiplash|
|Sound Mixing||Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins and Thomas Curley||Whiplash|
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