Monday, February 23, 2015

The 87th Academy Award Winners and Nominees for the 2015 Oscars

The #Oscars 2015 as it happens...





Performance By An Actor In A Supporting Role
Robert Duvall - The Judge
Ethan Hawke - Boyhood
Edward Norton - Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance)
Mark Ruffalo - Foxcatcher
J.K. Simmons - Whiplash

And the Oscar goes to
J.K. Simmons - Whiplash



Achievement In Costume Design
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Milena Canonero
Inherent Vice Mark - Bridges
Into The Woods - Colleen Atwood
Maleficent - Anna B. Sheppard

And the Oscar goes to
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Milena Canonero


Achievement In Makeup And Hairstyling
Foxcatcher - Bill Corso And Dennis Liddiard
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Frances Hannon And Mark Coulier
Guardians Of The Galaxy - Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou And David White
And the Oscar goes to
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Frances Hannon And Mark Coulier


Best Foreign Language Film Of The Year
Ida - Poland
Leviathan - Russia
Tangerines - Estonia
And the Oscar goes to
Ida - Poland


Best Live Action Short Film
Aya - Oded Binnun And Mihal Brezis
Boogaloo And Graham - Michael Lennox And Ronan Blaney
Butter Lamp (La Lampe Au Beurre De Yak) - Hu Wei And Julien Féret
Parvaneh - Talkhon Hamzavi And Stefan Eichenberger
The Phone Call - Mat Kirkby And James Lucas

And the Oscar goes to
The Phone Call - Mat Kirkby And James Lucas


Best Documentary Short Subject
Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1 - Ellen Goosenberg Kent And Dana Perry
Joanna - Aneta Kopacz
Our Curse - Tomasz Śliwiński And Maciej Ślesicki
The Reaper (La Parka) - Gabriel Serra Arguello
White Earth - J. Christian Jensen

And the Oscar goes to
Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1 - Ellen Goosenberg Kent And Dana Perry


Achievement In Sound Mixing
American Sniper - John Reitz, Gregg Rudloff And Walt Martin
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño And Thomas Varga
Interstellar - Gary A. Rizzo, Gregg Landaker And Mark Weingarten
Unbroken - Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño And David Lee
Whiplash - Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins And Thomas Curley

And the Oscar goes to
Whiplash - Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins And Thomas Curley


Achievement In Sound Editing
American Sniper - Alan Robert Murray And Bub Asman
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Martín Hernández And Aaron Glascock
The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies - Brent Burge And Jason Canovas
Interstellar - Richard King
And the Oscar goes to
American Sniper - Alan Robert Murray And Bub Asman

Performance By An Actress In A Supporting Role
Patricia Arquette - Boyhood
Laura Dern - Wild
Keira Knightley - The Imitation Game
Emma Stone - Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance)

And the Oscar goes to
Patricia Arquette - Boyhood


Achievement In Visual Effects
Captain America: The Winter Soldier - Dan Deleeuw, Russell Earl, Bryan Grill And Dan Sudick
Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes - Joe Letteri, Dan Lemmon, Daniel Barrett And Erik Winquist
Guardians Of The Galaxy - Stephane Ceretti, Nicolas Aithadi, Jonathan Fawkner And Paul Corbould
Interstellar - Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Ian Hunter And Scott Fisher
X-Men: Days Of Future Past - Richard Stammers, Lou Pecora, Tim Crosbie And Cameron Waldbauer

And the Oscar goes to
Interstellar - Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Ian Hunter And Scott Fisher

Best Animated Short Film
The Bigger Picture - Daisy Jacobs And Christopher Hees
The Dam Keeper - Robert Kondo And Dice Tsutsumi
Feast - Patrick Osborne And Kristina Reed
Me And My Moulton - Torill Kove
A Single Life - Joris Oprins

And the Oscar goes to
Feast - Patrick Osborne And Kristina Reed

Best Animated Feature Film Of The Year
Big Hero 6 - Don Hall, Chris Williams And Roy Conli
The Boxtrolls - Anthony Stacchi, Graham Annable And Travis Knight
How To Train Your Dragon 2 - Dean Deblois And Bonnie Arnold
Song Of The Sea - Tomm Moore And Paul Young
The Tale Of The Princess Kaguya - Isao Takahata And Yoshiaki Nishimura

And the Oscar goes to
Big Hero 6 - Don Hall, Chris Williams And Roy Conli


Achievement In Production Design
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Production Design: Adam Stockhausen
Set Decoration: Anna Pinnock
The Imitation Game - Production Design: Maria Djurkovic
Set Decoration: Tatiana Macdonald
Interstellar - Production Design: Nathan Crowley
Set Decoration: Gary Fettis
Into The Woods - Production Design: Dennis Gassner

And the Oscar goes to
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Production Design: Adam Stockhausen
Set Decoration: Anna Pinnock


Achievement In Cinematography
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Emmanuel Lubezki
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Robert Yeoman
Ida - Lukasz Zal And Ryszard Lenczewski
Mr. Turner - Dick Pope
Unbroken - Roger Deakins

And the Oscar goes to
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Emmanuel Lubezki

Achievement In Film Editing
American Sniper - Joel Cox And Gary D. Roach
Boyhood - Sandra Adair
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Barney Pilling
The Imitation Game - William Goldenberg
Whiplash - Tom Cross
And the Oscar goes to
Whiplash - Tom Cross

Best Documentary Feature
Citizenfour - Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy And Dirk Wilutzky
Finding Vivian Maier - John Maloof And Charlie Siskel
Last Days In Vietnam - Rory Kennedy And Keven Mcalester
The Salt Of The Earth - Wim Wenders, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado And David Rosier
Virunga - Orlando Von Einsiedel And Joanna Natasegara
And the Oscar goes to
Citizenfour - Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy And Dirk Wilutzky

Achievement In Music Written For Motion Pictures (Original Song)
Everything Is Awesome - The Lego Movie
Music And Lyric By Shawn Patterson
Glory - Selma
Music And Lyric By John Stephens And Lonnie Lynn
Grateful - Beyond The Lights
Music And Lyric By Diane Warren
I’M Not Gonna Miss You - Glen Campbell…I’Ll Be Me
Music And Lyric By Glen Campbell And Julian Raymond
Lost Stars - Begin Again
Music And Lyric By Gregg Alexander And Danielle Brisebois
And the Oscar goes to
Glory - Selma
Music And Lyric By John Stephens And Lonnie Lynn

Original Screenplay
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Written By Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo
Boyhood - Written By Richard Linklater
Foxcatcher - Written By E. Max Frye And Dan Futterman
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Screenplay By Wes Anderson Story By Wes Anderson & Hugo Guinness
Nightcrawler - Written By Dan Gilroy

And the Oscar goes to
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Written By Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo

Achievement In Music Written For Motion Pictures (Original Score)
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Alexandre Desplat
The Imitation Game - Alexandre Desplat
Interstellar - Hans Zimmer
Mr. Turner - Gary Yershon
The Theory Of Everything - Jóhann Jóhannsson

And the Oscar goes to
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Alexandre Desplat

Original Screenplay
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Written By Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo
Boyhood - Written By Richard Linklater
Foxcatcher - Written By E. Max Frye And Dan Futterman
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Screenplay By Wes Anderson Story By Wes Anderson & Hugo Guinness
Nightcrawler - Written By Dan Gilroy

And the Oscar goes to
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Written By Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo

Adapted Screenplay
American Sniper - Written By Jason Hall
The Imitation Game - Written By Graham Moore
Inherent Vice - Written For The Screen By Paul Thomas Anderson
The Theory Of Everything - Screenplay By Anthony Mccarten
Whiplash - Written By Damien Chazelle

And the Oscar goes to
The Imitation Game - Written By Graham Moore

Achievement In Directing
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Alejandro G. Iñárritu
Boyhood - Richard Linklater
Foxcatcher - Bennett Miller
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Wes Anderson
The Imitation Game - Morten Tyldum

And the Oscar goes to
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Alejandro G. Iñárritu

Performance By An Actor In A Leading Role
Steve Carell - Foxcatcher
Bradley Cooper - American Sniper
Benedict Cumberbatch - The Imitation Game
Michael Keaton - Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance)
Eddie Redmayne - The Theory Of Everything

And the Oscar goes to
Eddie Redmayne - The Theory Of Everything

Performance By An Actress In A Leading Role
Marion Cotillard - Two Days, One Night
Felicity Jones - The Theory Of Everything
Julianne Moore - Still Alice
Rosamund Pike - Gone Girl
Reese Witherspoon - Wild

And the Oscar goes to
Julianne Moore - Still Alice

Best Motion Picture Of The Year
American Sniper - Clint Eastwood, Robert Lorenz, Andrew Lazar, Bradley Cooper And Peter Morgan, Producers
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Alejandro G. Iñárritu, John Lesher And James W. Skotchdopole, Producers
Boyhood - Richard Linklater And Cathleen Sutherland, Producers
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Wes Anderson, Scott Rudin, Steven Rales And Jeremy Dawson, Producers
The Imitation Game - Nora Grossman, Ido Ostrowsky And Teddy Schwarzman, Producers
Selma - Christian Colson, Oprah Winfrey, Dede Gardner And Jeremy Kleiner, Producers
The Theory Of Everything - Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Lisa Bruce And Anthony Mccarten, Producers
Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Lisa Bruce And Anthony Mccarten, Producers
Whiplash - Jason Blum, Helen Estabrook And David Lancaster, Producers

And the Oscar goes to
Birdman Or (The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) - Alejandro G. Iñárritu, John Lesher And James W. Skotchdopole, Producers