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The complete 85th Academy Awards (or 2013 Oscars) winners

February 25th, 2013 by Irwin Fletcher Comments

The 85th Academy Awards (also known as the 2013 Oscars) were handed out on February 24th

This year there was no run away winner as there was a nice even spilt between the six biggest films of the year. In terms of winners, Life of Pi walked away with most awards, taking four home, the film was closely followed behing Argo and Les Miserables which each took away three awards, just behind those two were Django Unchained and Lincoln which took two gongs away.

Below is a full list of the winners

Best Picture: Argo

Best Director: Ang Lee – Life of Pi

Best Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln

Best Actress: Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook

Best Supporting Actor: Christoph Waltz – Django Unchained

Best Supporting Actress: Anne Hathaway – Les Miserables

Best Original Screenplay: Django Unchained

Best Adapted Screenplay: Argo

Animated Feature Film: Brave

Best Cinematography: Life of Pi

Best Costume Design: Anna Karenina

Documentary Feature: Searching for Sugar Man

Film Editing: William Goldenberg – Argo

Best Foreign Language Film: Amour

Best Original Score: Mychael Danna – Life of Pi

Best Original Song: Skyfall – James Bond: Skyfall

Production Design: Lincoln

Visual Effects: Life of Pi

Best Sound Editing: Zero Dark Thirty

Best Sound Mixing: Les Miserables

Best Short Documentary: Inocente

Best Short: Curfew

Best Makeup: Les Miserables

Best Animated Short: Paperman

In the comments below tell us if you agree with the list of winners or who you thought should have taken away the golden statue, which by the way, fact fans,  if you melted it down it would be worth $500 in gold.


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