Oscar 1964

Richard Burton — Becket {“Thomas Becket”}
* Rex Harrison — My Fair Lady {“Professor Henry Higgins”}
Peter O’Toole — Becket {“King Henry II”}
Anthony Quinn — Zorba the Greek {“Alexis Zorba”}
Peter Sellers — Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb {“Group Captain Lionel Mandrake/President Muffley/Dr. Strangelove”}

John Gielgud — Becket {“King Louis VII of France”}
Stanley Holloway — My Fair Lady {“Alfred P. Doolittle”}
Edmond O’Brien — Seven Days in May {“Senator Raymond Clark”}
Lee Tracy — The Best Man {“Art Hockstader”}
* Peter Ustinov — Topkapi {“Arthur Simpson”}

* Julie Andrews — Mary Poppins {“Mary Poppins”}
Anne Bancroft — The Pumpkin Eater {“Jo Armitage”}
Sophia Loren — Marriage Italian Style {“Filomena Marturano”}
Debbie Reynolds — The Unsinkable Molly Brown {“Molly Brown”}
Kim Stanley — Seance on a Wet Afternoon {“Myra Savage”}

Gladys Cooper — My Fair Lady {“Mrs. Higgins”}
Dame Edith Evans — The Chalk Garden {“Mrs. St. Maugham”}
Grayson Hall — The Night of the Iguana {“Judith Fellowes”}
* Lila Kedrova — Zorba the Greek {“Madame Hortense”}
Agnes Moorehead — Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte {“Velma Cruther”}

ART DIRECTION (Black-and-White)
The Americanization of Emily — Art Direction: George W. Davis, Hans Peters, Elliot Scott; Set Decoration: Henry Grace, Robert R. Benton
Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte — Art Direction: William Glasgow; Set Decoration: Raphael Bretton
The Night of the Iguana — Stephen Grimes
Seven Days in May — Art Direction: Cary Odell; Set Decoration: Edward G. Boyle
* Zorba the Greek — Vassilis Fotopoulos

Becket — Art Direction: John Bryan, Maurice Carter; Set Decoration: Patrick McLoughlin, Robert Cartwright
Mary Poppins — Art Direction: Carroll Clark, William H. Tuntke; Set Decoration: Emile Kuri, Hal Gausman
* My Fair Lady — Art Direction: Gene Allen, Cecil Beaton; Set Decoration: George James Hopkins
The Unsinkable Molly Brown — Art Direction: George W. Davis, Preston Ames; Set Decoration: Henry Grace, Hugh Hunt
What a Way to Go! — Art Direction: Jack Martin Smith, Ted Haworth; Set Decoration: Walter M. Scott, Stuart A. Reiss

CINEMATOGRAPHY (Black-and-White)
The Americanization of Emily — Philip H. Lathrop
Fate Is the Hunter — Milton Krasner
Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte — Joseph Biroc
The Night of the Iguana — Gabriel Figueroa
* Zorba the Greek — Walter Lassally

Becket — Geoffrey Unsworth
Cheyenne Autumn — William H. Clothier
Mary Poppins — Edward Colman
* My Fair Lady — Harry Stradling
The Unsinkable Molly Brown — Daniel L. Fapp

COSTUME DESIGN (Black-and-White)
A House Is Not a Home — Edith Head
Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte — Norma Koch
Kisses for My President — Howard Shoup
* The Night of the Iguana — Dorothy Jeakins
The Visit — René Hubert

Becket — Margaret Furse
Mary Poppins — Tony Walton
My Fair Lady — Cecil Beaton
The Unsinkable Molly Brown — Morton Haack
What a Way to Go! — Edith Head, Moss Mabry

Becket — Peter Glenville
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the BombStanley Kubrick
Mary Poppins — Robert Stevenson
* My Fair Lady — George Cukor
Zorba the Greek — Michael Cacoyannis

The Finest Hours — Jack Le Vien, Producer
Four Days in November — Mel Stuart, Producer
The Human Dutch — Bert Haanstra, Producer
* Jacques-Yves Cousteau’s World without Sun — Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Producer
Over There, 1914-18 — Jean Aurel, Producer

DOCUMENTARY (Short Subject)
Breaking the Habit — Henry Jacobs and John Korty, Producers
Children Without — Charles Guggenheim, Producer
Kenojuak — National Film Board of Canada
* Nine from Little Rock — Charles Guggenheim, Producer
140 Days under the World — Geoffrey Scott and Oxley Hughan, Producers

Becket — Anne Coates
Father Goose — Ted J. Kent
Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte — Michael Luciano
* Mary Poppins — Cotton Warburton
My Fair Lady — William Ziegler

Raven’s End — Sweden
Sallah — Israel
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg — France
Woman in the Dunes — Japan
* Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow — Italy

MUSIC (Music Score–substantially original)
Becket — Laurence Rosenthal
The Fall of the Roman Empire — Dimitri Tiomkin
Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte — Frank DeVol
* Mary Poppins — Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman
The Pink Panther — Henry Mancini

MUSIC (Scoring of Music–adaptation or treatment)
A Hard Day’s Night — George Martin
Mary Poppins — Irwin Kostal
* My Fair Lady — Andre Previn
Robin and the 7 Hoods — Nelson Riddle
The Unsinkable Molly Brown — Robert Armbruster, Leo Arnaud, Jack Elliott, Jack Hayes, Calvin Jackson, Leo Shuken

MUSIC (Song)
* “Chim Chim Cher-ee” from Mary Poppins — Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman
“Dear Heart” from Dear Heart — Music by Henry Mancini; Lyrics by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans
“Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte” from Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte — Music by Frank DeVol; Lyrics by Mack David
“My Kind Of Town” from Robin and the 7 Hoods — Music by James Van Heusen; Lyrics by Sammy Cahn
“Where Love Has Gone” from Where Love Has Gone — Music by James Van Heusen; Lyrics by Sammy Cahn

Becket — Hal B. Wallis, Producer
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb — Stanley Kubrick, Producer
Mary Poppins — Walt Disney and Bill Walsh, Producers
* My Fair Lady — Jack L. Warner, Producer
Zorba the Greek — Michael Cacoyannis, Producer

Christmas Cracker — National Film Board of Canada
How to Avoid Friendship — William L. Snyder, Producer
Nudnik #2 — William L. Snyder, Producer
* The Pink Phink — David H. DePatie and Friz Freleng, Producers

* Casals Conducts: 1964 — Edward Schreiber, Producer
Help! My Snowman’s Burning Down — Carson Davidson, Producer
The Legend of Jimmy Blue Eyes — Robert Clouse, Producer

Becket — Shepperton Studio Sound Department, John Cox, Sound Director
Father Goose — Universal City Studio Sound Department, Waldon O. Watson, Sound Director
Mary Poppins — Walt Disney Studio Sound Department, Robert O. Cook, Sound Director
* My Fair Lady — Warner Bros. Studio Sound Department, George R. Groves, Sound Director
The Unsinkable Molly Brown — Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studio Sound Department, Franklin E. Milton, Sound Director

* Goldfinger — Norman Wanstall
The Lively Set — Robert L. Bratton

* Mary Poppins — Peter Ellenshaw, Eustace Lycett, Hamilton Luske
7 Faces of Dr. Lao — Jim Danforth

WRITING (Screenplay–based on material from another medium)
* Becket — Edward Anhalt
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb — Stanley Kubrick, Peter George, Terry Southern
Mary Poppins — Bill Walsh, Don DaGradi
My Fair Lady — Alan Jay Lerner
Zorba the Greek — Michael Cacoyannis

WRITING (Story and Screenplay–written directly for the screen)
* Father Goose — Story by S. H. Barnett; Screenplay by Peter Stone, Frank Tarloff
A Hard Day’s Night — Alun Owen
One Potato, Two Potato — Story by Orville H. Hampton; Screenplay by Raphael Hayes, Orville H. Hampton
The Organizer — Age, Scarpelli, Mario Monicelli
That Man from Rio — Jean-Paul Rappeneau, Ariane Mnouchkine, Daniel Boulanger, Philippe De Broca

To William Tuttle for his outstanding make-up achievement for 7 Faces of Dr. Lao.