Awards for 1994

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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Sleepless in Seattle: Nora Ephron (screenplay), David S. Ward (screenplay), Jeff Arch (screenplay/story)

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published

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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

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Philadelphia: Bruce Springsteen
For the song "Streets of Philadelphia".

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Beethoven's 2nd: Carole Bayer Sager, James Ingram, Clif Magness
For the song "The Day I Fall in Love".

Philadelphia: Neil Young
For the song "Philadelphia".

Sleepless in Seattle: Marc Shaiman (music), Ramsey McLean (lyrics)
For the song "A Wink and a Smile".

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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Belle Epoque
Spain.

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Hedd Wyn
United Kingdom.

Honorary Award

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Deborah Kerr
An artist of impeccable grace and beauty, a dedicated actress whose motion picture career has always stood for perfection, discipline and elegance.

Medal of Commendation

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John A. Bonner
In appreciation for outstanding service and dedication in upholding the high standards of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

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Academy Award of Merit

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(Panavision, Inc.)
For the Auto Panatar anamorphic photographic lens that substantially reduces photographic lateral distortion and improves close-up quality.

Manfred G. Michelson (Technical Film Systems Inc.)
For the design and development of the first sprocket-driven film transport system for color print processors which permits transport speed in excess of 600 feet per minute.

Scientific and Engineering Award

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Mark Leather, Les Dittert, Douglas Smythe, George H. Joblove
For the concept and development of the Digital Motion Picture Retouching System for removing visible rigging and dirt from original motion picture imagery.

Fritz Gabriel Bauer
For the design, development and manufacture of the Moviecam Compact Modular 35mm motion picture camera system, which features quiet operation, light weight and versatility.

Technical Achievement Award

WINNERS

Wally Mills, Gary Stadler, Gustave Parada
For the concept (Mills) and the design (Stadler/Parada) of the Cinemills Lamp Protection System, which provides a process that prevents the early failure of 20-kilowatt lamps by maintaining essentially uniform current flow to the lamp filament as it heats and changes resistance.

Gary Nuzzi, David Johnsrud, William Blethen
For the design and development of the Unilux H3000 Strobe Lighting System, a high-speed system that generates a high-intensity light pulse with a duration of only one-100,000th of a second, the effect of which is to freeze an object moving at a high rate of speed so it can be photographed with extraordinary sharpness.

David Degenkolb
For the development of a Silver Recovery Ion Exchange System to eliminate hazardous silver ion waste in development wash water and allow recycling of the water.

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Harry J. Baker
For the design and development of Ronford-Baker Metal Tripods for motion picture photography, which have proven to be more rigid, durable and trouble-free than the wooden tripods previously used.

Michael Dorrough
For the design and development of the compound meter known as the Dorrough Audio Level Meter, which provides a single scale presentation of peak levels and energy content with a high correlation between the complex signals present and the acoustic output.

Gordon E. Sawyer Award

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