For the second episode in our weeklong Oscars discussion series, Marah Eakin sits down with A.A. Dowd and Ignatiy Vishnevetsky to talk about this year’s race for Best Original Screenplay. Will the Academy’s support for a certain extravagant throwback musical push it to a victory over four superior scripts? Or does the La La love stop here? Next, our team turns to its predictions and preferences for Best Adapted Screenplay—another category where A.V. Club favorite Moonlight has a fighting chance.
Watch the full episode of Film Club below.