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83rd Academy Award Winners

The 83rd Academy Awards were on last night and from all accounts (I had to work), it was a fairly boring and predictable show. Apparently the highlight was Best Supporting Actress Melissa Leo dropping an F-bomb during her acceptance speech. The King’s Speech was the big winner of the night taking Best Picture, Director and Actor while took a bunch of the technical awards.  See the whole list of winners below.

BEST PICTURE

The King’s Speech

BEST ACTOR

COLIN FIRTH – THE KING’S SPEECH

BEST ACTRESS

NATALIE PORTMAN – BLACK SWAN

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

CHRISTIAN BALE – THE FIGHTER

BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

MELISSA LEO – THE FIGHTER

BEST ANIMATED PICTURE
TOY STORY 3

BEST DIRECTOR

TOM HOOPER – THE KING’S SPEECH

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

THE KING’S SPEECH, David Seidler

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

THE SOCIAL NETWORK, Aaron Sorkin

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

Denmark, In a Better World

BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN CINEMATOGRAPHY

Inception – Wally Pfister

BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE

Inside Job – A Representational Pictures Production – Charles Ferguson and Audrey Marrs

BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT SUBJECT

Strangers No More – A Simon & Goodman Picture Company Production Karen Goodman and Kirk Simon

BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN FILM EDITING

The Social Network – Angus Wall and Kirk Baxter

ACHIEVEMENT IN VISUAL EFFECTS

Inception – Paul Franklin, Chris Corbould, Andrew Lockley and Peter Bebb

BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN ART DIRECTION
Alice in Wonderland – Production Design: Robert Stromberg, Set Decoration: Karen O’Hara

BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN COSTUME DESIGN

Alice in Wonderland – Colleen Atwood

BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN MAKEUP

The Wolfman Rick Baker and Dave Elsey

BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC WRITTEN FOR MOTION PICTURES (ORIGINAL SCORE)
The Social Network – Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross

ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC WRITTEN FOR MOTION PICTURES (ORIGINAL SONG)

“We Belong Together” from Toy Story 3 – Music and Lyric by Randy Newman

BEST ANIMATED SHORT FILM

The Lost Thing (Nick Batzias for Madman Entertainment) – A Passion Pictures Australia Production Shaun Tan and Andrew Ruhemann

BEST LIVE ACTION SHORT FILM

God Of Love – A Luke Matheny Production – Luke Matheny

ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND EDITING

Inception – Richard King

ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND MIXING

Inception – Lora Hirschberg, Gary A. Rizzo and Ed Novick

 

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