Oscar 1969

Richard BurtonAnne of the Thousand Days {“King Henry VIII”}
Dustin HoffmanMidnight Cowboy {“Ratso Rizzo”}
Peter O’TooleGoodbye, Mr. Chips {“Arthur Chipping”}
Jon VoightMidnight Cowboy {“Joe Buck”}
* John WayneTrue Grit {“Rooster Cogburn”}

Rupert Crosse — The Reivers {“Ned McCaslin”}
Elliott GouldBob & Carol & Ted & Alice {“Ted Henderson”}
Jack NicholsonEasy Rider {“George Hanson”}
Anthony QuayleAnne of the Thousand Days {“Cardinal Wolsey”}
* Gig YoungThey Shoot Horses, Don’t They? {“Rocky”}

Genevieve BujoldAnne of the Thousand Days {“Anne Boleyn”}
Jane FondaThey Shoot Horses, Don’t They? {“Gloria Beatty”}
Liza MinnelliThe Sterile Cuckoo {“Pookie Adams”}
Jean Simmons — The Happy Ending {“Mary Wilson”}
* Maggie SmithThe Prime of Miss Jean Brodie {“Miss Jean Brodie”}

Catherine BurnsLast Summer {“Rhoda”}
Dyan CannonBob & Carol & Ted & Alice {“Alice Henderson”}
* Goldie HawnCactus Flower {“Toni Simmons”}
Sylvia MilesMidnight Cowboy {“Cass”}
Susannah YorkThey Shoot Horses, Don’t They? {“Alice”}

Anne of the Thousand Days — Art Direction: Maurice Carter, Lionel Couch; Set Decoration: Patrick McLoughlin
Gaily, Gaily — Art Direction: Robert Boyle, George B. Chan; Set Decoration: Edward Boyle, Carl Biddiscombe
* Hello, Dolly! — Art Direction: John DeCuir, Jack Martin Smith, Herman Blumenthal; Set Decoration: Walter M. Scott, George Hopkins, Raphael Bretton
Sweet Charity — Art Direction: Alexander Golitzen, George C. Webb; Set Decoration: Jack D. Moore
They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? — Art Direction: Harry Horner; Set Decoration: Frank McKelvy

Anne of the Thousand Days — Arthur Ibbetson
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice — Charles B. Lang
* Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid — Conrad Hall
Hello, Dolly! — Harry Stradling
Marooned — Daniel Fapp

* Anne of the Thousand Days — Margaret Furse
Gaily, Gaily — Ray Aghayan
Hello, Dolly! — Irene Sharaff
Sweet Charity — Edith Head
They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? — Donfeld

Alice’s Restaurant — Arthur Penn
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid — George Roy Hill
* Midnight Cowboy — John Schlesinger
They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? — Sydney Pollack
Z — Costa-Gavras

* Arthur Rubinstein – The Love of Life — Bernard Chevry, Producer
Before the Mountain Was Moved — Robert K. Sharpe, Producer
In the Year of the Pig — Emile de Antonio, Producer
The Olympics in Mexico — Comite Organizador de los Juegos de la XIX Olimpiada
The Wolf Men — Irwin Rosten, Producer

DOCUMENTARY (Short Subject)
* Czechoslovakia 1968 — Denis Sanders and Robert M. Fresco, Producers
An Impression of John Steinbeck: Writer — Donald Wrye, Producer
Jenny Is a Good Thing — Joan Horvath, Producer
Leo Beuerman — Arthur H. Wolf and Russell A. Mosser, Producers
The Magic Machines — Joan Keller Stern, Producer

Hello, Dolly! — William Reynolds
Midnight Cowboy — Hugh A. Robertson
The Secret of Santa Vittoria — William Lyon, Earle Herdan
They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? — Fredric Steinkamp
* Z — Françoise Bonnot

Ådalen ’31 — Sweden
The Battle of Neretva — Yugoslavia
The Brothers Karamazov — Union of Soviet Socialist Republics
My Night at Maud’s — France
[NOTE: Film received its 1969 nomination under the title My Night with Maud. It had no US distributor at the time.]
* Z — Algeria

MUSIC (Original Score–for a motion picture [not a musical])
Anne of the Thousand Days — Georges Delerue
* Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid — Burt Bacharach
The Reivers — John Williams
The Secret of Santa Vittoria — Ernest Gold
The Wild Bunch — Jerry Fielding

MUSIC (Score of a Musical Picture–original or adaptation)
Goodbye, Mr. Chips — Music and lyrics by Leslie Bricusse; adaptation score by John Williams
* Hello, Dolly! — Adaptation score by Lennie Hayton and Lionel Newman
Paint Your Wagon — Adaptation score by Nelson Riddle
Sweet Charity — Adaptation score by Cy Coleman
They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? — Adaptation score by John Green and Albert Woodbury

MUSIC (Song–Original for the Picture)
“Come Saturday Morning” from The Sterile Cuckoo — Music by Fred Karlin; Lyrics by Dory Previn
“Jean” from The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie — Music and Lyrics by Rod McKuen
* “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head” from Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid — Music by Burt Bacharach; Lyrics by Hal David
“True Grit” from True Grit — Music by Elmer Bernstein; Lyrics by Don Black
“What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life?” from The Happy Ending — Music by Michel Legrand; Lyrics by Alan Bergman and Marilyn Bergman

Anne of the Thousand Days — Hal B. Wallis, Producer
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid — John Foreman, Producer
Hello, Dolly! — Ernest Lehman, Producer
* Midnight Cowboy — Jerome Hellman, Producer
Z — Jacques Perrin and Hamed Rachedi, Producers

* It’s Tough to Be a Bird — Ward Kimball, Producer
Of Men and Demons — John Hubley and Faith Hubley, Producers
Walking — Ryan Larkin, Producer

Blake — Doug Jackson, Producer
* The Magic Machines — Joan Keller Stern, Producer
People Soup — Marc Merson, Producer

Anne of the Thousand Days — John Aldred
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid — William Edmondson, David Dockendorf
Gaily, Gaily — Robert Martin, Clem Portman
* Hello, Dolly! — Jack Solomon, Murray Spivack
Marooned — Les Fresholtz, Arthur Piantadosi

Krakatoa, East of Java — Eugene Lourie, Alex Weldon
* Marooned — Robbie Robertson

WRITING (Screenplay–based on material from another medium)
Anne of the Thousand Days — Screenplay by John Hale, Bridget Boland; Adaptation by Richard Sokolove
Goodbye, Columbus — Arnold Schulman
* Midnight Cowboy — Waldo Salt
They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? — James Poe, Robert E. Thompson
Z — Jorge Semprun, Costa-Gavras

WRITING (Story and Screenplay–based on material not previously published or produced)
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice — Paul Mazursky, Larry Tucker
* Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid — William Goldman
The Damned — Story by Nicola Badalucco; Screenplay by Nicola Badalucco, Enrico Medioli, Luchino Visconti
Easy Rider — Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, Terry Southern
The Wild Bunch — Story by Walon Green, Roy N. Sickner; Screenplay by Walon Green, Sam Peckinpah

George Jessel

To Cary Grant for his unique mastery of the art of screen acting with the respect and affection of his colleagues.