‘Gravity’, ‘Captain Phillips’ lead Cinema Audio Society nominations

New York, Jan 16: The nominations for the 50th Annual CAS Awards saw “Gravity” and “Captain Phillips” leading the race with seven nominations for each.

The CAS (Cinema Audio Society Awards) Awards is an annual awards ceremony honouring Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing.

The movies will battle with “Iron Man 3″, “Inside Llewyn Davis” and “Lone Survivor” for the Best Live Action Motion Picture prize, while “The Croods”, “Despicable Me 2″, “Frozen”, “Monsters University” and “Walking With Dinosaurs” are nominated for Best Animated Motion Picture, reports femalefirst.co.uk.

Oscar-winning sound engineer Andy Nelson will receive the CAS Career Achievement Award.

The winners will be announced at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel here Feb 22.