The 88th Academy Awards ceremony was held at Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. It was presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) in 24 categories.
- Mad Max: Fury Road made a big win by bagging 6 awards.
- The Oscar ceremony was produced by David Hill and Reginald Hudlin and directed by Glenn Weiss.
- Show Host – Actor Chris Rock
Here is the list of Academy Awards Winners
|Best Actor||Leonardo DiCaprio|
|Best Actress||Brie Larson|
|Best Direction||Alejandro G Inarritu for “The Revenant”|
|Best Original Song||“Writing’s on the Wall” from Spectrex|
|Best Original Score||Ennio Morricine for “The Hateful Eight”|
|Best Foreign Language Film||Son of Saul (Hungary)|
|Best Live Action Short Film||Benjamin Cleary and Serena Armitage for “Stutterer”|
|Best Documentary – Feature||Asif Kapadia and James Gay-Rees for “Amy”|
|Best Documentary – Short||Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy for “A Girl In the River: The Price of Forgiveness”|
|Best Supporting Actor||Mark Rylance|
|Best Animated Feature||Pete Doctor and Jonas Rivera for “Inside Out”|
|Best Animated Short||Gabriel Osorio Pato Escala for “Bear Story”|
|Best Visual Effects||Andrew Whiteburst, Paul Norris, Mark Ardington and Ara Bennett for “Ex Machina”|
|Best Sound Mixing||Chris Jenkins, Greg Rudloff and Ben Osmo for “Mad Max: Fury Road”|
|Best Sound Editing||Mark Mangini and David White for “Mad Max: Fury Road”|
|Best Film Editing||Margaret Sixel for “Mad Max: Fury Road”|
|Best Cinematography||Emmanuel Lubezki for “The Revenant”|
|Makeup and Hairstyling||Lesley Vanderwalt, Elka Wardega and Damian Martin for “Mad Max: Fury Road”|
|Best Production Design||Colin Gibson and Lisa Thompson for “Mad Max: Fury Road”|
|Best Costume Design||Jenny Beavan for “Mad Max Fury Road”|
|Best Actress In A Supporting Role||Alicia Vikander|
|Best Adapted Screenplay||“The Big Short” for Charles Randolph and Adam McKay|
Key Highlight of Event:
Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra presented the Oscar in the Best Film Editing category to “Mad Max: Fury Road” along with Hollywood star Liev Schreiber to Editor Margaret Sixel.
- She became the second Indian presenter at the foreign annual film ceremony after Persis Khambatta.