Awards for 1963

Oscar

Best Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Actor in a Leading Role

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Actress in a Leading Role

WINNER

The Miracle Worker: Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft was not present at the awards ceremony. Joan Crawford accepted the award on her behalf.

NOMINEES




Best Actor in a Supporting Role

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Actress in a Supporting Role

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Director

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen

WINNER

NOMINEES

Freud: Charles Kaufman (screenplay/story), Wolfgang Reinhardt (screenplay)



Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

WINNER

To Kill a Mockingbird: Horton Foote
Horton Foote was not present at the awards ceremony. Alan J. Pakula, the film's producer, accepted the award on his behalf.

NOMINEES


Lawrence of Arabia: Robert Bolt, Michael Wilson
The nomination for Wilson was granted on 26 September 1995 by the Academy Board of Directors, after research at the WGA found that the then blacklisted writer shared the screenwriting credit with Bolt.


Best Cinematography, Color

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Costume Design, Black-and-White

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Costume Design, Color

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Sound

WINNER

Lawrence of Arabia: John Cox (Shepperton SSD)

NOMINEES

Bon Voyage!: Robert O. Cook (Walt Disney SSD)

The Music Man: George Groves (Warner Bros. SSD)

That Touch of Mink: Waldon O. Watson (Universal City SSD)

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?: Joseph D. Kelly (Seven Arts-Warner Bros. Glen Glenn Sound Department)

Best Film Editing

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Effects, Special Effects

WINNER

NOMINEE

Best Music, Original Song

WINNER

Days of Wine and Roses: Henry Mancini (music), Johnny Mercer (lyrics)
For the song "Days of Wine and Roses"

NOMINEES

Mutiny on the Bounty: Bronislau Kaper (music), Paul Francis Webster (lyrics)
For the song "Love Song from Mutiny on the Bounty (Follow Me)"

Two for the Seesaw: André Previn (music), Dory Previn (lyrics) (as Dory Langdon)
For the song "Song from Two for the Seesaw (Second Chance)"

Tender Is the Night: Sammy Fain (music), Paul Francis Webster (lyrics)
For the song "Tender Is the Night (1962)"

Walk on the Wild Side: Elmer Bernstein (music), Mack David (lyrics)
For the song "Walk on the Wild Side"

Best Music, Score - Substantially Original

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Music, Scoring of Music, Adaptation or Treatment

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Short Subject, Live Action Subjects

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Short Subject, Cartoons

WINNER

NOMINEES


Now Hear This: (Warner Bros.)


Best Documentary, Short Subjects

WINNER

NOMINEES


Best Documentary, Features

WINNER

NOMINEE

Best Foreign Language Film

WINNER

NOMINEES

Electra
Greece.



Tlayucan
Mexico.

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

WINNER

Academy Award of Merit

WINNER


Not awarded.

Scientific and Engineering Award

WINNERS

Ralph Chapman
For the design and development of an advanced motion picture crane.

Albert S. Pratt (Professional Division, Bell & Howell Co.), James L. Wassell (Professional Division, Bell & Howell Co.), Hans-Cristof Wohlrab (Professional Division, Bell & Howell Co.)
For the design and development of a new and improved automatic motion picture additive color printer.

(North American Philips Co., Inc.)
For the design and engineering of the Norelco Universal 70/35mm motion picture projector.

Charles E. Sutter (Paramount Pictures Corp.), William Bryson Smith (Paramount Pictures Corp.), Louis C. Kennell (Paramount Pictures Corp.)
For the engineering and application to motion picture production of a new system of electric power distribution.

Technical Achievement Award

WINNERS

(Electro-Voice, Inc.)
For a highly directional dynamic line microphone.

Louis G. MacKenzie
For a selective sound effects repeater.

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