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72nd Academy Awards Winners


Best Picture: American Beauty

Director: Sam Mendes, `American Beauty

Best Actor: Kevin Spacey, ``American Beauty

Best Actress: Hilary Swank, Boys Don't Cry

Supporting Actor: Michael Caine, The Cider House Rules

Supporting Actress: Angelina Jolie, Girl, Interrupted

Screenplay (based on material previously produced or published): John Irving, The Cider House Rules

Screenplay (written directly for the screen): Alan Ball, American Beauty

Foreign Film: All About My Mother, Spain

Art Direction: Sleepy Hollow

Cinematography: American Beauty

Sound: The Matri

xSound Effects Editing: The Matri

xVisual Effects: The Matri

xFilm Editing: The Matri

xOriginal Score: The Red Violin, John Corigliano

Original Song: You'll be in My Heart from `Tarzan, Phil Collins

Documentary (short subject): King Gimp

Costume: Topsy-Turvy

Makeup: Topsy-Turvy

Animated Short Film: The Old Man and the Sea

Live Action Short Film: My Mother Dreams the Satan's Disciples In New York

Special Awards:

GORDON E. SAWYER: Dr. Roderick T. Ryan, who created a film processor for use in special effects.


HONORARY AWARD: Polish filmmaker Andrzej Wajda.


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