Monday, February 23, 2009

2009 Oscars Winners

2009 Oscars Winners

  • What an achievement. What a night! for Slumdog Millionaire. it has won eight awards, including Best Director, Best Music and Best Picture. The whole cast and crew is up on high. Jai Hindi!
  • Best Actor Sean Penn for his role in Milk.
  • Best actress goes to Kate Winslet for The Reader! She breaks the 13 year curse and is justly rewarded for her fantastic work
  • Best Director goes to Danny Boyle for his Slumdog millionaire. He jumps for joy (literally), and with good reason.
  • Best Foreign Film is Departures, a Japanese film.
  • Jai Ho has won the Oscar for Best Song! Two Oscars for India’s finest modern musician! What a night to remember. a classy, gracious acceptance speech from Mr Rahman. Well deserved. You’ve made all of India proud.
  • Mr Rahman won the oscar for best Original Score
  • Best Film Editing is goes to Chris Dickens
  • The Best Sound Mixing award goes to Slumdog Millionaire’s Resul Pookutty.
  • Best Sound Editing goes to The Dark Knight
  • The Academy Award for best Visual Effects is The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.
  • The best supporting actress is Penelope Cruz for Vicky Cristina Barcelona!
  • The Best Original Screenplay goes to Dustin Lance Black for Milk!
  • Best Adapted Screenplay goes to Simon Beaufoy for his Slumdog Millionaire.
  • Wall-E won the Best Animated Film.
  • The Best Animated Short Film goes to La Maison en Petit Cubes.
  • The Best Art Direction goes to The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.
  • Best Costume Design goes to The Duchess (Michael O’Connor).
  • Best Make-Up goes to The Curious Case of Benjamin Button!
  • Best Cinematography goes to Slumdog Millionaire- Anthony Dod Mantle
  • Best Live Action Short Film goes to Spielzeugland (Toyland)
  • The Best Supporting Actor goes to Heath Ledger
  • The Best Documentary goes to The Betrayal.
  • Best Documentary (Short) goes to Smile Pinki, a film based in Benares

—–Congrats to everybody

2 comments:

  1. Great post, Thanks for posting the results for the Oscars. I missed a bit of them, now I know who won what award. cheers..

    Bart

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