Oscar 1966

ACTOR
Alan ArkinThe Russians Are Coming The Russians Are Coming {“Rozanov”}
Richard BurtonWho’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? {“George”}
Michael CaineAlfie {“Alfie”}
Steve McQueenThe Sand Pebbles {“Jake Holman”}
* Paul ScofieldA Man for All Seasons {“Sir Thomas More”}

ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
MakoThe Sand Pebbles {“Po-Han”}
James MasonGeorgy Girl {“James Leamington”}
* Walter MatthauThe Fortune Cookie {“Willie Gingrich”}
George SegalWho’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? {“Nick”}
Robert ShawA Man for All Seasons {“King Henry VIII”}

ACTRESS
Anouk AimeeA Man and a Woman {“Anne Gauthier”}
Ida KaminskaThe Shop on Main Street {“Rozalie Lautmanova”}
Lynn RedgraveGeorgy Girl {“Georgy Parkin”}
Vanessa RedgraveMorgan! {“Leonie Delt”}
* Elizabeth TaylorWho’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? {“Martha”}

ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
* Sandy DennisWho’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? {“Honey”}
Wendy HillerA Man for All Seasons {“Alice More”}
Jocelyne LagardeHawaii {“Malama”}
Vivien MerchantAlfie {“Lily”}
Geraldine Page — You’re a Big Boy Now {“Margary Chanticleer”}

ART DIRECTION (Black-and-White)
The Fortune Cookie — Art Direction: Robert Luthardt; Set Decoration: Edward G. Boyle
The Gospel According to St. Matthew — Luigi Scaccianoce
Is Paris Burning? — Art Direction: Willy Holt; Set Decoration: Marc Frederix, Pierre Guffroy
Mister Buddwing — Art Direction: George W. Davis, Paul Groesse; Set Decoration: Henry Grace, Hugh Hunt
* Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? — Art Direction: Richard Sylbert; Set Decoration: George James Hopkins

ART DIRECTION (Color)
* Fantastic Voyage — Art Direction: Jack Martin Smith, Dale Hennesy; Set Decoration: Walter M. Scott, Stuart A. Reiss
Gambit — Art Direction: Alexander Golitzen, George C. Webb; Set Decoration: John McCarthy, John Austin
Juliet of the Spirits — Piero Gherardi
The Oscar — Art Direction: Hal Pereira, Arthur Lonergan; Set Decoration: Robert Benton, James Payne
The Sand Pebbles — Art Direction: Boris Leven; Set Decoration: Walter M. Scott, John Sturtevant, William Kiernan

CINEMATOGRAPHY (Black-and-White)
The Fortune Cookie — Joseph LaShelle
Georgy Girl — Ken Higgins
Is Paris Burning? — Marcel Grignon
Seconds — James Wong Howe
* Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? — Haskell Wexler

CINEMATOGRAPHY (Color)
Fantastic Voyage — Ernest Laszlo
Hawaii — Russell Harlan
* A Man for All Seasons — Ted Moore
The Professionals — Conrad Hall
The Sand Pebbles — Joseph MacDonald

COSTUME DESIGN (Black-and-White)
The Gospel According to St. Matthew — Danilo Donati
Mandragola — Danilo Donati
Mister Buddwing — Helen Rose
Morgan! — Jocelyn Rickards
* Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? — Irene Sharaff

COSTUME DESIGN (Color)
Gambit — Jean Louis
Hawaii — Dorothy Jeakins
Juliet of the Spirits — Piero Gherardi
* A Man for All Seasons — Elizabeth Haffenden, Joan Bridge
The Oscar — Edith Head

DIRECTING
Blow-Up — Michelangelo Antonioni
A Man and a Woman — Claude Lelouch
* A Man for All Seasons — Fred Zinnemann
The Professionals — Richard Brooks
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? — Mike Nichols

DOCUMENTARY (Feature)
The Face of Genius — Alfred R. Kelman, Producer
Helicopter Canada — Peter Jones and Tom Daly, Producers
Le Volcan Interdit (The Forbidden Volcano) — Haroun Tazieff, Producer
The Really Big Family — Alex Grasshoff, Producer
* The War Game — Peter Watkins, Producer

DOCUMENTARY (Short Subject)
Adolescence — Marin Karmitz and Vladimir Forgency, Producers
Cowboy — Michael Ahnemann and Gary Schlosser, Producers
The Odds Against — Lee R. Bobker and Helen Kristt Radin, Producers
Saint Matthew Passion — Mafilm Studio
* A Year toward Tomorrow — Edmond A. Levy, Producer

FILM EDITING
Fantastic Voyage — William B. Murphy
* Grand Prix — Fredric Steinkamp, Henry Berman, Stewart Linder, Frank Santillo
The Russians Are Coming The Russians Are Coming — Hal Ashby, J. Terry Williams
The Sand Pebbles — William Reynolds
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? — Sam O’Steen

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
The Battle of Algiers — Italy
Loves of a Blonde — Czechoslovakia
* A Man and a Woman — France
Pharaoh — Poland
Three — Yugoslavia

MUSIC (Original Music Score)
The Bible — Toshiro Mayuzumi
* Born Free — John Barry
Hawaii — Elmer Bernstein
The Sand Pebbles — Jerry Goldsmith
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? — Alex North

MUSIC (Scoring of Music–adaptation or treatment)
* A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum — Ken Thorne
The Gospel According to St. Matthew — Luis Enrique Bacalov
Return of the Seven — Elmer Bernstein
The Singing Nun — Harry Sukman
Stop the World–I Want to Get Off — Al Ham

MUSIC (Song)
“Alfie” from Alfie — Music by Burt Bacharach; Lyrics by Hal David
* “Born Free” from Born Free — Music by John Barry; Lyrics by Don Black
“Georgy Girl” from Georgy Girl — Music by Tom Springfield; Lyrics by Jim Dale
“My Wishing Doll” from Hawaii — Music by Elmer Bernstein; Lyrics by Mack David
“A Time For Love” from An American Dream — Music by Johnny Mandel; Lyrics by Paul Francis Webster

BEST PICTURE
Alfie — Lewis Gilbert, Producer
* A Man for All Seasons — Fred Zinnemann, Producer
The Russians Are Coming The Russians Are Coming — Norman Jewison, Producer
The Sand Pebbles — Robert Wise, Producer
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? — Ernest Lehman, Producer

SHORT SUBJECT (Cartoon)
The Drag — Wolf Koenig and Robert Verrall, Producers
* Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass Double Feature — John Hubley and Faith Hubley, Producers
The Pink Blueprint — David H. DePatie and Friz Freleng, Producers

SHORT SUBJECT (Live Action)
Turkey the Bridge — Derek Williams, Producer
* Wild Wings — Edgar Anstey, Producer
The Winning Strain — Leslie Winik, Producer

SOUND
Gambit — Universal City Studio Sound Department, Waldon O. Watson, Sound Director
* Grand Prix — Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studio Sound Department, Franklin E. Milton, Sound Director
Hawaii — Samuel Goldwyn Studio Sound Department, Gordon E. Sawyer, Sound Director
The Sand Pebbles — 20th Century-Fox Studio Sound Department, James P. Corcoran, Sound Director
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? — Warner Bros. Studio Sound Department, George R. Groves, Sound Director

SOUND EFFECTS
Fantastic Voyage — Walter Rossi
* Grand Prix — Gordon Daniel

SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS
Fantastic Voyage — Art Cruickshank
Hawaii — Linwood G. Dunn

WRITING (Screenplay–based on material from another medium)
Alfie — Bill Naughton
* A Man for All Seasons — Robert Bolt
The Professionals — Richard Brooks
The Russians Are Coming The Russians Are Coming — William Rose
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? — Ernest Lehman

WRITING (Story and Screenplay–written directly for the screen)
Blow-Up — Story by Michelangelo Antonioni; Screenplay by Michelangelo Antonioni, Tonino Guerra, Edward Bond
The Fortune Cookie — Billy Wilder, I. A. L. Diamond
Khartoum — Robert Ardrey
* A Man and a Woman — Story by Claude Lelouch; Screenplay by Claude Lelouch, Pierre Uytterhoeven
The Naked Prey — Clint Johnston, Don Peters

JEAN HERSHOLT HUMANITARIAN AWARD
George Bagnall

HONORARY AWARD
To Y. Frank Freeman for unusual and outstanding service to the Academy during his thirty years in Hollywood.
To Yakima Canutt for achievements as a stunt man and for developing safety devices to protect stunt men everywhere.

IRVING G. THALBERG MEMORIAL AWARD
Robert Wise

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