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The 87th Annual Academy Awards Winners


The 87th Annual Academy Awards are behind us and Birdman was the big winner, taking home Best Picture and Best Director, along with Cinematography and Best Screenplay.  Boyhood, one of the favorites going in, was almost completely shut out, despite the fact that it took 12 years to make, with only one win for Patricia Arquette as Best Supporting Actress.  Check out the full list of winners below.

2015 Oscar Winners

  • Best Picture – Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
  • Best Actress – Julianne Moore, Still Alice
  • Best Actor – Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything
  • Directing  – Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
  • Best Supporting Actress – Patricia Arquette, Boyhood
  • Best Supporting Actor – J.K. Simmons, Whiplash
  • Animated Feature Film – Big Hero 6
  • Documentary Feature – Citizenfour
  • Foreign Language Film – Ida (Poland) 
  • Adapted Screenplay – Graham Moore, The Imitation Game
  • Original Screenplay – Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
  • Original Score – Alexandre Desplat, The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Original Song – “Glory” from Selma
  • Film Editing – Whiplash
  • Production Design – The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Sound Editing – American Sniper
  • Sound Mixing – Whiplash
  • Visual Effects – Interstellar
  • Cinematography – Emmanuel Lubezki, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
  • Costume Design – Milena Canonero, The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Makeup and Hairstyling – Frances Hannon and Mark Coulier, The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • Animated Short Film – Feast
  • Live Action Short Film – The Phone Call
  • Documentary Short Subject – Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1

(List Source: http://www.slashfilm.com/2015-oscar-winners/)



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