Awards for 1937

Oscar

Best Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES

Anthony Adverse: (Warner Bros.)


Libeled Lady: (M-G-M)



San Francisco: (M-G-M)

The Story of Louis Pasteur: (Cosmopoliatan)


Three Smart Girls: (Universal)

Best Actor in a Leading Role

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Actress in a Leading Role

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Actor in a Supporting Role

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Actress in a Supporting Role

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Director

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Assistant Director

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Writing, Original Story

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Writing, Screenplay

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Cinematography

WINNER

NOMINEES


Best Art Direction

WINNER

NOMINEES






Best Sound, Recording

WINNER

NOMINEES

Banjo on My Knee: Edmund H. Hansen (20th Century-Fox SSD)


Dodsworth: Oscar Lagerstrom (United Artists SSD)

General Spanky: Elmer Raguse (Hal Roach SSD)




Best Film Editing

WINNER

NOMINEES





Best Music, Original Song

WINNER

Swing Time: Jerome Kern (music), Dorothy Fields (lyrics)
For the song "The Way You Look Tonight".

NOMINEES

Suzy: Walter Donaldson (music), Harold Adamson (lyrics)
For the song "Did I Remember".

Born to Dance: Cole Porter
For the song "I've Got You Under My Skin".

The Trail of the Lonesome Pine: Louis Alter (music), Sidney D. Mitchell (lyrics)
For the song "A Melody from the Sky".

Pennies from Heaven: Arthur Johnston (music), Johnny Burke (lyrics)
For the song "Pennies from Heaven (1936)".

Sing, Baby, Sing: Richard A. Whiting (music), Walter Bullock (lyrics)
For the song "When Did You Leave Heaven".

Best Music, Score

WINNER

Anthony Adverse: Leo F. Forbstein (head of department) (Warner Bros. Studio Music Deprtment)
Score by Erich Wolfgang Korngold.

NOMINEES

The Charge of the Light Brigade: Leo F. Forbstein (head of department) (Warner Bros. Studio Music Deprtment)
Score by Max Steiner.

The Garden of Allah: Max Steiner (head of department) (Selznick International Pictures Music Department)
Score by Max Steiner.

The General Died at Dawn: Boris Morros (Paramount Studio Music Department)
Score by Werner Janssen.

Winterset: Nathaniel Shilkret (head of department) (RKO Radio Studio Music Department)
Score by Nathaniel Shilkret.

Best Short Subject, Two-reel

WINNER

The Public Pays: (M-G-M)

NOMINEES

Double or Nothing: (Warner Bros.)

Dummy Ache: (RKO Radio)

Best Short Subject, One-reel

WINNER

NOMINEES

Moscow Moods: (Paramount)

Best Short Subject, Cartoons

WINNER

NOMINEES


Best Short Subject, Color

WINNER

Give Me Liberty: (Warner Bros.)

NOMINEES


Popular Science: (Paramount)

Best Dance Direction

WINNER

The Great Ziegfeld: Seymour Felix
For "A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody".

NOMINEES

Gold Diggers of 1937: Busby Berkeley
For "Love and War".

Cain and Mabel: Bobby Connolly
For "1000 Love Songs".

Born to Dance: Dave Gould
For "Swingin' the Jinx".

One in a Million: Jack Haskell
For "Skating Ensemble".

Dancing Pirate: Russell Lewis
For "The Finale".

Swing Time: Hermes Pan
For "Bojangles of Harlem".

Honorary Award

WINNERS

(March of Time)
For its significance to motion pictures and for having revolutionized one of the most important branches of the industry - the newsreel.

The Garden of Allah: W. Howard Greene, Harold Rosson
For the color cinematography of the Selznick International Production The Garden of Allah (plaque).

Academy Award of Merit

WINNER

Douglas Shearer (M-G-M SSD)
For the development of a practical two-way horn system and a biased Class A push-pull recording system.

Scientific and Engineering Award

WINNERS

E.C. Wente (Bell Telephone Laboratories)
For their multi-cellular high-frequency horn and receiver.

(RCA Manufacturing Co. Inc.)
For their rotary stabilizer sound head.

Technical Achievement Award

WINNERS

(RCA Manufacturing Co. Inc.)
For their development of a method of recording and printing sound records utilizing a restricted spectrum (known as ultra-violet light recording).

(Electrical Research Products Inc.)
For the ERPI "Type Q" portable recording channel.

(RCA Manufacturing Co. Inc.)
For furnishing a practical design and specifications for a non-slip printer.

(United Artists Studio Corp.)
For the development of a practical, efficient and quiet wind machine.

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