Argo triumphs at Oscars


Awards season came to a glamorous end with actresses dazzling on the red carpet, leading men looking dapper and a few surprise winners at the 85th Academy Awards on 24 February.

The winners of the 2013 Oscars are:

Best Picture
Argo – Ben Affleck, George Clooney and Grant Heslov (producers)

Actor in a Leading Role
Daniel Day-Lewis for Lincoln

Actress in a Leading Role
Jennifer Lawrence for Silver Linings Playbook

Actor in a Supporting Role
Christoph Waltz for Django Unchained

Actress in a Supporting Role
Anne Hathaway for Les Miserables

Animated Feature Film

Life of Pi – Claudio Miranda

Costume Design
Anna Karenina – Jacqueline Durran

Ang Lee for Life of Pi

Documentary Feature
Searching for Sugar Man – Malik Bendjelloul and Simon Chinn

Documentary Short
Innocente – Sean Fine and Andrea Nix Fine

Film Editing
Argo – William Goldenberg

Foreign Language Film
Amour – Austria

Makeup and Hair Styling
Les Miserables – Lisa Westcott and Julie Dartnell

Music (Original Score)
Life of Pi – Mychael Danna

Music (Original Song)
Skyfall from Skyfall – Music and Lyric by Adele Adkins and Paul Epworth

Production Design
Lincoln – Rick Carter (Production Design) and Jim Erickson (Set Decoration)

Short Film (Live Action)
Curfew – Shawn Christensen

Sound Editing
Skyfall – Per Hallberg and Karen Baker Landers

Sound Mixing

Les Miserables – Andy Nelson, Mark Paterson and Simon Hayes

Visual Effects
Life of Pi – Bill Westenhofer, Guillaume Rocheron, Erik-Jan De Boer and Donald R. Elliott

Writing: Adapted Screenplay
Argo – Chris Terrio

Writing: Original Screenplay
Django Unchained – Quentin Tarantino


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