It was that time of the year again, where Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California was star struck with finest of the actors, directors, producers, musicians and everyone from the Hollywood industry you can name of. It was the 90th Academy Awards, commonly known as the Oscars and the ceremony was held on 4th March 2018 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. The Oscars was hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
The 90th Academy Awards held performances by Harold Wheeler on orchestral, Sufjan Stevens, St. Vincent, Moses Sumney and Chris Thile on “Mystery Of Love’ from Call Me By Your Name and many more. Award presenters included Gal Gadot, Margot Robbie, Sandra Bullock, Zendaya, Christopher Walken and many such talented people who are a part of the glamorous Hollywood industry.
Hollywood gave us some greatest and the finest films in 2017 and amongst several nominations, here’s the list of winners who managed to impress everyone with their artistic and technical ideas through films:
- Best Picture: The Shape Of Water
- Lead Actor: Gary Oldman (Darkest Hour)
- Lead Actress: Frances Mc Dormand for Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri.
- Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell
- Supporting Actress: Allison Janney For I, Tonya
- Director: Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water)
- Animated Feature: Coco
- Animated Short: Dear Basketball
- Adapted Screenplay: Call Me By Your Name
- Original Screenplay: Jordan Peele for Get Out
- Cinematography: Roger A. Deakins
- Best Documentary Feature: Icarus
- Best Documentary Short Subject: Heaven is a Traffic Jam on the 405
- Best Live Action Short Film: The Silent Child
- Best Foreign Language Film: A Fantastic Woman
- Film Editing: Dunkirk
- Sound Editing: Dunkirk
- Sound Mixing: Dunkirk
- Production Design: The Shape Of Water
- Original Score: Alexandre Desplat (The Shape of Water)
- Original Song: Remember Me (Coco
- Makeup and Hair: Darkest Hour
- Costume Design: Phantom Thread
- Visual Effects: Blade Runner 2049
Apart from the respected nominations and award winners, Oscars paid their respect to our late actors Sridevi and Shashi Kapoor. That’s true!