Awards for 2005

Oscar

Best Motion Picture of the Year

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Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

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Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

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Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

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Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

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Best Achievement in Directing

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Best Writing, Original Screenplay

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Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

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NOMINEES

Before Sunset: Richard Linklater (screenplay/story), Julie Delpy (screenplay), Ethan Hawke (screenplay), Kim Krizan (story)



Best Achievement in Cinematography

WINNER

NOMINEES




Best Achievement in Art Direction

WINNER

The Aviator: Dante Ferretti (art director), Francesca Lo Schiavo (set decorator)

NOMINEES

Finding Neverland: Gemma Jackson (art director), Trisha Edwards (set decorator)


The Phantom of the Opera: Anthony Pratt (art director), Celia Bobak (set decorator)

Best Achievement in Costume Design

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Best Achievement in Sound Mixing

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Best Achievement in Film Editing

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Best Achievement in Sound Editing

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Best Achievement in Visual Effects

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Best Achievement in Makeup

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Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song

WINNER

The Motorcycle Diaries: Jorge Drexler
For the song "Al Otro Lado Del Río".

NOMINEES

The Chorus: Bruno Coulais (composer), Christophe Barratier (lyricist)
For the song "Look To Your Path (Vois Sur Ton Chemin)".

The Phantom of the Opera: Andrew Lloyd Webber (composer), Charles Hart (lyricist)
For the song "Learn To Be Lonely".

The Polar Express: Glen Ballard, Alan Silvestri
For the song "Believe".

Shrek 2: Adam Duritz (composer/lyricist), Charles Gillingham (composer), Jim Bogios (composer), David Immerglück (composer), Matthew Malley (composer), David Bryson (composer), Dan Vickrey (lyricist)
For the song "Accidentally In Love".

Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score

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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 of the Year

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The Chorus
France.


Downfall
Germany.

Yesterday
South Africa.

Best Animated Feature Film of the Year

WINNER

NOMINEES


Honorary Award

WINNER

Award of Commendation

WINNER

Arthur Widmer
For his lifetime achievement in the science and technology of image compositing for motion pictures as exemplified by his significant contributions to the development of the Ultra Violet and the 'bluescreen' compositing processes.

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

WINNER

Academy Award of Merit

WINNERS

Horst Burbulla
For the invention and continuing development of the Technocrane telescoping camera crane.

Jean-Marie Lavalou, Alain Masseron, David Samuelson
For the engineering and development of the Louma Camera Crane and remote system for motion picture production.

Scientific and Engineering Award

WINNERS


For their significant contributions (electronic systems design, Mester and mechanical engineering, Edwards) to and continuing development of the Technocrane telescoping camera crane.

Guy Griffiths, David Hodson, David Mann
For their development of the Cineon Digital Film Workstation.

Technical Achievement Award

WINNERS

Greg Cannom, Wesley Wofford
For the development of their special modified silicone material for makeup applications used in motion pictures.

Gerald Cotts
For the original concept and design (Cotts) and for the engineering (Seaman) of the Satellight-X HMI Softlight.

Steve Boze
For the design and implementation of the DNF 001 multi-band digital audio noise suppressor.


For the design and implementation of the Cedar DNS 1000 multi-band digital noise suppressor.

Nelson Tyler
For the development of the Tyler Gyroplatform boat mount stabilizing device for motion picture photography.


For the development of the Vicon motion capture technology.


For the development of the Motion Analysis motion capture technology.

Vaughn Cato, Matt Madden, Bill Lorton
For the development of the Giant Studios motion capture technology.

Alan Kapler
For the design and development of Storm, a software toolkit for artistic control of volumetric effects.

Gordon E. Sawyer Award

WINNER

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