Awards for 1984

Oscar

Best Picture

WINNER

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Best Actor in a Leading Role

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Best Actress in a Leading Role

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Best Actor in a Supporting Role

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Best Actress in a Supporting Role

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Best Director

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Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

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Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

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Best Cinematography

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Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

WINNER

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Best Costume Design

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Best Sound

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Best Film Editing

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Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing

WINNER

NOMINEE

Best Music, Original Song

WINNER

Flashdance: Giorgio Moroder (music), Keith Forsey (lyrics), Irene Cara (lyrics)
For the song "Flashdance...What a Feeling".

NOMINEES

Flashdance: Michael Sembello, Dennis Matkosky
For the song "Maniac".

Tender Mercies: Austin Roberts, Bobby Hart
For the song "Over You".

Yentl: Michel Legrand (music), Alan Bergman (lyrics), Marilyn Bergman (lyrics)
For the song "Papa, Can You Hear Me?".

Yentl: Michel Legrand (music), Alan Bergman (lyrics), Marilyn Bergman (lyrics)
For the song "The Way He Makes Me Feel".

Best Music, Original Score

WINNER

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Best Music, Original Song Score and Its Adaptation or Best Adaptation Score

WINNER

Yentl: Michel Legrand (music), Alan Bergman (lyrics), Marilyn Bergman (lyrics)

NOMINEES


Best Short Film, Animated

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Best Short Film, Live Action

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Best Documentary, Short Subjects

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Best Documentary, Features

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Best Foreign Language Film

WINNER

NOMINEES

Carmen
Spain.

Entre Nous
France.

Le Bal
Algeria.

Jób lázadása
Hungary.

Special Achievement Award

WINNER

Honorary Award

WINNER

Hal Roach
In recognition of his unparalleled record of distinguished contributions to the motion picture art form.

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

WINNER

Academy Award of Merit

WINNER

Kurt Larche (OSRAM GmbH)
For the research and development of xenon short-arc discharge lamps for motion picture projection.

Scientific and Engineering Award

WINNERS

Jonathan Erland (Apogee, Inc.), Roger Dorney (Apogee, Inc.)
For the engineering and development of a reverse bluescreen traveling matte process for special effects photography.

Gerry Turpin (Lightflex International Ltd.)
For the design, engineering and development of an on-camera device providing contrast control, sourceless fill light and special effects for motion picture photography.

Gunnar P. Michelson
For the engineering and development of an improved, electronic, high-speed, precision light valve for use in motion picture printing machines.

Technical Achievement Award

WINNERS

William G. Krokaugger (Mole-Richardson Company)
For the design and engineering of a portable, 12,000 watt, lighting-control dimmer for use in motion picture production.

Charles L. Watson, Larry L. Langrehr, John H. Steiner
For the development of the BHP (electro-mechanical) fader for use on continuous motion picture contact printers.

Elizabeth D. De La Mare (De La Mare Engineering, Inc.)
For the progressive development and continuous research of special effects pyrotechnics originally designed by Glenn W. De La Mare for motion picture production.

Douglas Fries, John Lacey, Michael Sicrist
For the design and engineering of a 35mm reflex conversion camera system for special effects photography.

Jack Cashin (Ultra-Stereo Labs, Inc.)
For the engineering and development of a 4-channel, stereophonic, decoding system for optical motion picture sound track reproduction.

David J. Degenkolb
For the design and development of an automated device used in the silver recovery process in motion picture laboratories.

Gordon E. Sawyer Award

WINNER

John G. Frayne

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