Well they announced the 2012 IFMCA nominations today. Looks like Elfman has three nominations this year.
FILM COMPOSER OF THE YEAR
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR A COMEDY FILM
MOONRISE KINGDOM, music by Alexandre Desplat
SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN, music by Dario Marianelli
THE SESSIONS, music by Marco Beltrami
SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK, music by Danny Elfman
TED, music by Walter Murphy
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR AN ANIMATED FEATURE
BRAVE, music by Patrick Doyle
FRANKENWEENIE, music by Danny Elfman
PARANORMAN, music by Jon Brion
RISE OF THE GUARDIANS, music by Alexandre Desplat
SECRET OF THE WINGS, music by Joel McNeely
Congrats to Elfman and though I doubt he has a shot at winning any of those nominations. I hope he wins at least one of the categories.