Awards Central

Awards for 1990

Oscar

Best Picture

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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

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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

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Best Effects, Visual Effects

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Best Makeup

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Best Music, Original Song

WINNER

The Little Mermaid: Alan Menken (music), Howard Ashman (lyrics)
For the song "Under the Sea"

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Chances Are: Tom Snow (music), Dean Pitchford (lyrics)
For the song "After All"

Shirley Valentine: Marvin Hamlisch (music), Alan Bergman (lyrics), Marilyn Bergman (lyrics)
For the song "The Girl Who Used to Be Me"

Parenthood: Randy Newman
For the song "I Love to See You Smile"

The Little Mermaid: Alan Menken (music), Howard Ashman (lyrics)
For the song "Kiss the Girl"

Best Music, Original Score

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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

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Honorary Award

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Akira Kurosawa
For cinematic accomplishments that have inspired, delighted, enriched and entertained worldwide audiences and influenced filmmakers throughout the world.

Special Commendation

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(SMPTE)
For continuing contributions of its members toward making film a primary form of international communication.

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

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Academy Award of Merit

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Not awarded.

Scientific and Engineering Award

WINNERS

J. Noxon Leavitt (ISTEC, Inc.)
For the invention of (Leavitt) and for the continuing development
(ISTEC) of the WESCAM Stabilized Camera System.

James Ketcham (JSK Engineering)
For excellence in the engineering and adaptability of the SDA521B advance/retard system for magnetic film sound dubbing.

Geoffrey H. Williamson (Wilcam Photo Research Inc.), Robert D. Auguste
For the design and development (Williamson) and the electronic design and development (Auguste) of the Wilcam W-7 200 frames per second VistaVision Rotating Mirror Reflex camera.

Klaus Resch (FGV Panther Corp.)
For the design (Resch) and for the development (Panther) of the Super Panther MS-180 camera dolly.


For the design and manufacture of the Fisher Model 10 Dolly.

Technical Achievement Award

WINNERS

Leo Cattozzo
For the design and development of the CIR-Catozzo self-perforating adhesive tape film splicer.

(Magna-Tech Electronic Co., Inc.)
For introduction of the first remotely controlled advance/retard function for magnetic film sound dubbing.

Gordon E. Sawyer Award

WINNER

Pierre Angenieux

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