The 45th Annual Academy Awards (1973)

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Credited cast:
L.B. Abbott ...
Himself - Winner: Special Award for Visual Effects
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Himself - Nominee: Best Actor in a Supporting Role and Presenter: Best Sound
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Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Sound
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Herself - Presenter: Best Director
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Herself - Presenter: Best Live Action Short Film and Best Short Animated Film
Richard Barclay ...
Himself - Winner: Best Live Action Short Film
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Herself - Presenter: Best Costume Design
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Herself - Presenter: Best Cinematography
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Herself - Nominated: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
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Himself - Presenter: Best Original Song (as Sonny)
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Himself - Nominated: Best Director
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Himself - Co-Presenter: Best Live Action Short Film and Best Short Animated Film
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Himself - Audience Member
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Herself - Co-Host
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Himself - Nominated: Best Actor in a Supporting Role
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This was the show in which Marlon Brando who had won Best Actor for The Godfather (1972) sent Sacheen Littlefeather, an Apache woman in his place in order to tell the Academy that he was refusing the award because of the way that American Indians were being treated in films and on television. Because of this, the Academy put a strict policy into place, stating that absentee winners were not allowed to send a proxy to accept their awards. See more »

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[[link=nm0000008]'s Best Actor award is announced]
Sacheen Littlefeather: Hello. My name is Sacheen Littlefeather. I'm Apache, and I am president of the National Native American Affirmative Image Committee. I'm representing Marlon Brando this evening, and he has asked me to tell you, in a very long speech, which I cannot share with you presently, because of time, but I will be glad to share with the press afterwards, that he very regretfully cannot accept this very generous award, and the reasons for this being are ...
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Follows The 35th Annual Academy Awards (1963) See more »

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The Morning After
Written by Al Kasha and Joel Hirschhorn
Performed by Connie Stevens
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