Oscars 2013

By Saga correspondent , Monday 25 February 2013

The results are in - and the winners, below in bold, have received their Academy Award statuettes. Many of the films on the list have been featured on our website, so here is a second chance to read our reviews and interviews and take a look at the trailers.

A scene from the film 'Lincoln'. Photo by David James © 2012 DreamWorks II Distribution Co., LLC and Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.  All Rights Reserved.Daniel Day-Lewis was named Best Actor for his role in 'Lincoln'
Best film

    Argo
    Amour
    Beasts Of The Southern Wild
    Django Unchained
    Les Miserables
    Lincoln
    Life Of Pi
    Silver Linings Playbook
    Zero Dark Thirty

Best director

    Ang Lee - Life of Pi
    Michael Haneke - Amour
    David O Russell - Silver Linings Playbook
    Steven Spielberg - Lincoln
    Benh Zeitlin - Beasts of the Southern Wild

Best actor

    Daniel Day-Lewis - Lincoln
    Bradley Cooper - Silver Linings Playbook
    Hugh Jackman - Les Miserables
    Joaquin Phoenix - The Master
    Denzel Washington - Flight

Best actress

    Jennifer Lawrence - Silver Linings Playbook
    Emmanuelle Riva - Amour
    Jessica Chastain - Zero Dark Thirty
    Naomi Watts - The Impossible
    Quvenzhane Wallis - Beasts of the Southern Wild

Best supporting actor

    Christoph Waltz - Django Unchained
    Alan Arkin in Argo
    Philip Seymour Hoffman in The Master
    Robert De Niro in Silver Linings Playbook
    Tommy Lee Jones in Lincoln

Best supporting actress

    Anne Hathaway - Les Miserables
    Amy Adams - The Master
    Helen Hunt - The Sessions
    Jacki Weaver - Silver Linings Playbook
    Sally Field - Lincoln

Best foreigh language film

    Amour
    A Royal Affair
    Kon-Tiki
    No
    War witch

Best animated film

    Brave
    Frankenweenie
    Paranorman
    Pirates! Band of Misfits (UK title: Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists)
    Wreck-it Ralph

Best original screenplay

    Django Unchained - Quentin Tarantino
    Amour - Michael Haneke
    Flight - John Gatins
    Moonrise Kingdom - Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola
    Zero Dark Thirty - Mark Boal

Best adapted screenplay

    Argo - Chris Terrio
    Beasts Of The Southern Wild - Lucy Alibar and Benh Zeitlin
    Life Of Pi - David Magee
    Lincoln - Tony Kushner
    Silver Linings Playbook - David O Russell

Best cinematography

    Life of Pi - Claudio Miranda
    Anna Karenina - Seamus McGarvey
    Django Unchained - Robert Richardson
    Lincoln - Janusz Kaminski
    Skyfall - Roger Deakins

Best sound mixing

   Les Miserables - Andy Nelson, Mark Paterson and Simon Hayes
    Argo - John Reitz, Gregg Rudloff and Jose Antonio Garcia
    Life Of Pi - Ron Bartlett, DM Hemphill and Drew Kunin
    Lincoln - Andy Nelson, Gary Rydstrom and Ronald Judkins
    Skyfall - Scott Millan, Greg P Russell and Stuart Wilson

Best sound editing (joint winners)

    Skyfall - Per Hallberg and Karen Baker Landers
    Zero Dark Thirty - Paul NJ Ottosson
    Argo - Erik Aadahl and Ethan van der Ryn
    Django Unchained - Wylie Stateman
    Life Of Pi - Eugene Gearty and Philip Stockton

Best original song

    Skyfall (Skyfall) - Music and Lyric by Adele Adkins and Paul Epworth
    Before My Time (Chasing Ice) - Music and Lyric by J. Ralph
    Everybody Needs A Best Friend (Ted) - Music by Walter Murphy, Lyric by Seth MacFarlane
    Pi's lullaby (Life Of Pi) - Music by Mychael Danna, Lyric by Bombay Jayashri
    Suddenly (Les Miserables) - Music by Claude-Michel Schonberg, Lyric by Herbert Kretzmer and Alain Boublil

Best original score

    Life Of Pi - Mychael Danna
    Anna Karenina - Dario Marianelli
    Argo - Alexandre Desplat
    Lincoln - John Williams
    Skyfall - Thomas Newman

Best costumes

    Anna Karenina - Jacqueline Durran
    Les Miserables - Paco Delgado
    Lincoln - Joanna Johnston
    Mirror Mirror - Eiko Ishioka
    Snow White and the Huntsman - Colleen Atwood

Best documentary film

    Searching For Sugarman
    5 Broken Cameras
    The Gatekeepers
    How To Survive A Plague
    The Invisible War

Best documentary short

    Inocente
    Kings Point
    Mondays at Racine
    Open Heart
    Redemption

Best film editing

    Argo - William Goldenberg
    Life of Pi - Tim Squyres
    Lincoln - Michael Kahn
    Silver Linings Playbook - Jay Cassidy and Crispin Struthers
    Zero Dark Thirty - Dylan Tichenor and William Goldenberg

Best animated short film

    Paperman
    Adam and the Dog
    Fresh Guacamole
    Head Over Heels
    Maggie Simpson in The Longest Daycare

Best live action short film

    Curfew
    Asad
    Buzkashi Boys
    Death of a Shadow (Dood Van Een Schaduw)
    Henry

Best visual effects

    Life Of Pi - Bill Westenhofer, Guillaume Rocheron, Erik-Jan De Boer and Donald R Elliott
    The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Joe Letteri, Eric Saindon, David Clayton and R Christopher White
    Marvel's The Avengers (UK title: Marvel's Avengers Assemble) - Janek Sirrs, Jeff White, Guy Williams and Dan Sudick
    Prometheus - Richard Stammers, Trevor Wood, Charley Henley and Martin Hill
    Snow White and the Huntsman - Cedric Nicolas-Troyan, Philip Brennan, Neil Corbould and Michael Dawson

Best make-up

    Les Miserables - Lisa Westcott and Julie Dartnel
   
Hitchcock - Howard Berger, Peter Montagna and Martin Samuel
    The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Peter Swords King, Rick Findlater and Tami Lane

Best production design

    Lincoln - Rick Carter and Jim Erickson
    Anna Karenina - Sarah Greenwood and Katie Spencer
    The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Dan Hennah, Ra Vincent and Simon Bright
    Les Miserables - Eve Stewart and Anna Lynch-Robinson
    Life Of Pi - David Gropman and Anna Pinnock


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