Academy Awards: ‘The Artist’ Wins Big At 2012 Oscars
This year’s Oscars didn’t contain too many surprises for movie fans. The Artist took Best Picture, and Jean Dujardin took the award for Best Actor for the film. Best Actress went to Meryl Streep, which we have to admitted surprised us a little bit. We thought Viola Davis was a sure thing for the award after her fantastic job in The Help.
We’ve got the full list of winners for you all below! Let us know which categories you were most surprised at and who you were most rooting for!
2012 Oscar Winners
Best Cinematography: Robert Richardson, “Hugo”
Best Art Direction: Dante Ferretti and Francesca Lo Schavo, “Hugo”
Best Costume Design: Mark Bridges, “The Artist”
Best Makeup: Mark Coulier and J. Roy Helland, “The Iron Lady”
Best Foreign Language Film: “A Separation”
Best Supporting Actress: Octavia Spencer, “The Help”
Best Editing: Kirk Baxter and Angus Wall, “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo”
Best Sound Editing: Phillip Stockton and Eugene Gearty, “Hugo”
Best Sound Mixing: Tom Fleischman and John Midgley, “Hugo”
Best Documentary: “Undefeated”
Best Animated Feature: “Rango”
Best Visual Effects: “Hugo”
Best Supporting Actor: Christopher Plummer, “Beginners”
Best Original Score: Ludovic Bource, “The Artist”
Best Original Song: Bret McKenzie, “Man or Muppet”
Best Adapted Screenplay: Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash, “The Descendants”
Best Original Screenplay: Woody Allen, “Midnight in Paris”
Best Live Action Short: “The Shore”
Best Documentary Short: “Saving Face”
Best Animated Short: “The Fantastic Flying Books Of Mr. Morris Lessmore”
Best Director: Michel Hazanavicius, “The Artist”
Best Actor: Jean Dujardin, “The Artist”
Best Actress: Meryl Streep, “The Iron Lady”
Best Picture: “The Artist”
I didn’t get to watch, but I’m glad that Man or Muppet won best original song. It was awesome.
Has anybody seen ‘The Artist’? It looks really great to me but I just have not caught it yet.