Awards for 1968

Oscar

Best Picture

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Actor in a Leading Role

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Actress in a Leading Role

WINNER

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner: Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn was not present at the awards ceremony. George Cukor 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




Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Cinematography

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Costume Design

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Sound

WINNER

In the Heat of the Night: (Samuel Goldwyn SSD)

NOMINEES

Camelot: (Warner Bros.-Seven Arts SSD)

The Dirty Dozen: (M-G-M SSD)

Doctor Dolittle: (20th Century-Fox SSD)

Thoroughly Modern Millie: (Universal City SSD)

Best Film Editing

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Effects, Special Effects

WINNER

NOMINEE

Best Effects, Sound Effects

WINNER

NOMINEE

Best Music, Original Song

WINNER

Doctor Dolittle: Leslie Bricusse
For the song "Talk to the Animals".
Leslie Bricusse was not present at the awards ceremony. 'Sammy Davis Jr.' accepted the award on his behalf.

NOMINEES

The Jungle Book: Terry Gilkyson
For the song "The Bare Necessities".

Banning: Quincy Jones (music), Bob Russell (lyrics)
For the song "The Eyes of Love".

Casino Royale: Burt Bacharach (music), Hal David (lyrics)
For the song "The Look of Love".

Thoroughly Modern Millie: Jimmy Van Heusen, Sammy Cahn
For the song "Thoroughly Modern Millie".

Best Music, Original Music Score

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


Best Documentary, Short Subjects

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Documentary, Features

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Foreign Language Film

WINNER

Closely Watched Trains
Czechoslovakia

NOMINEES




Honorary Award

WINNER

Arthur Freed
For distinguished service to the Academy and the production of six top-rated Awards telecasts.

Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award

WINNER

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

WINNER

Academy Award of Merit

WINNER


Not awarded.

Scientific and Engineering Award

WINNER


Not awarded.

Technical Achievement Award

WINNERS

(Electro-Optical Division of Kollmorgen Corp.)
For the design and development of a series of Motion Picture Projection Lenses.

(Panavision, Inc.)
For a Variable Speed Motor for Motion Picture Cameras.

Fred R. Wilson (Samuel Goldwyn Studio Sound Dept.)
For an Audio Level Clamper.

Waldon O. Watson (Universal City SSD)
For new concepts in the design of a Music Scoring Stage.

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