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89th Academy Awards

The 89th Academy Awards / The Oscars

Sunday 26th February 2017


Best Picture: Moonlight

Best Director: Damien Chazelle La La Land

Best Actor: Casey Affleck – Manchester by the Sea

Best Actress: Emma Stone – La La Land

Best Supporting Actor: Mahershala Ali – Moonlight

Best Supporting Actress: Viola Davis – Fences

Best Original Screenplay: Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester by the Sea

Best Adapted Screenplay: Barry Jenkins & Tarell Alvin McCraney – Moonlight

Best Cinematography: Linus Sandgren  – La La Land

Best Costume Design: Colleen AtwoodFantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Best Make up & Hairstyling: Alessandro Bertolazzi, Giorgio Gregorini, and Christopher NelsonSuicide Squad

Best Visual Effects: Robert Legato, Adam Valdez, Andrew R. Jones, and Dan LemmonThe Jungle Book

Best Sound Editing: Sylvain BellemareArrival

Best Sound Mixing: Kevin O’Connell, Andy Wright, Robert Mackenzie, and Peter GraceHacksaw Ridge

Best Film Editing: John Gilbert – Hacksaw Ridge

Best Production DesignDavid Wasco and Sandy Reynolds-WascoLa La Land

Best Documentary Feature:  O. J. Made in America directed by Ezra Edelman and Caroline Waterlow

Best Foreign Language Film: The Salesman directed by Asghar Farhadi (Iran)


2011 Berlin Film Festival

2011 Berlin International Film Festival Winners

BIFF 2011

The Berlin International Film Festival known as the Berlinale takes places annually in February and is regarded as one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world.

Winners of the four main prizes at the 2011 Berlin Film Festival were as follows: –

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Golden Bear (Best Film) – A Separation directed by Asghar Farhadi


Silver Bear (Best Director) – Ulrich Köhler for Sleeping Sickness

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Best Actor was shared between – Peiman Ma’adi, Shahab Hosseini, Ali-Asghar Shahbazi, Babak Karimi – A Separation

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Best Actress was shared between – Sareh Bayat, Sarina Farhadi, Leila Hatami, Kimia Hosseini – A Separation

2009 Berlin Film Festival

2009 Berlin International Film Festival Winners

BIFF 2009

The Berlin International Film Festival known as the Berlinale takes places annually in February and is regarded
as one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world.

Winners of the four main prizes at the 2009 Berlin Film Festival were as follows: –


Golden Bear (Best Film) –The Milk of Sorrow directed by Claudia Llosa


Silver Bear (Best Director) – Asghar Farhadi for About Elly


Best Actor – Sotigui Kouyaté – London River


Best Actress – Birgit MinichmayrAlle Anderen – Everyone Else


84th Academy Awards

84th Academy Awards

26th February 2012

Oscar Winners at the 84th Annual Academy Awards

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Best Film: The Artist

Best Director: Michel HazanaviciusThe Artist

Best Actor: Jean Dujardin – The Artist


Best Actress: Meryl Streep – The Iron Lady


Best Supporting Actor: Christopher Plummer – Beginners


Best Supporting Actress: Octavia Spencer – The Help


Best Original Screenplay: Woody Allen – Midnight in Paris


Best Adapted Screenplay: Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash for The Descendants based upon the novel by Kaui Hart Hemmings

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Best Foreign Language Film: A Separation directed by Asghar Fahadi (Iran)

Best Documentary Feature: Undefeated by T. J. Martin, Dan Lindsay &  Richard Middlemas


Best Cinematography – Robert Robertson – Hugo

Best Make Up – Mark Coulier and J. Roy Helland – The Iron Lady

Best Costume Design – Mark Bridges – The Artist


Best Film Editing – Angus Wall and Kirk Baxter – The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Best Visual Effects – Hugo



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