And The Oscars Go To...

NPR | Feb. 24, 2013 10:45 p.m.

Contributed By:

NPR Staff

Best Picture



Beasts of the Southern Wild

Django Unchained

Les Miserables

Life of Pi


Silver Linings Playbook

Zero Dark Thirty

Best Actress

Jessica Chastian - Zero Dark Thirty

Jennifer Lawrence -Silver Linings Playbook

Emmanuelle Riva -Amour

Quvenzahane Wallis - Beasts of the Southern Wild

Naomi Watts -The Impossible

Best Actor

Bradley Cooper -Silver Linings Playbook

Daniel Day Lewis -Lincoln

Hugh Jackman - Les Miserables

Joqauin Phoenix -The Master

Denzel Washington - Flight

Best Supporting Actor

Christoph Waltz -Django Unchained

Alan Arkin -Argo

Robert De Niro -Silver Linings Playbook

Phillip Seymour Hoffman -The Master

Tommy Lee Jones -Lincoln

Best Supporting Actress

Amy Adams -The Master

Sally Field -Lincoln

Anne Hathaway -Les Miserables

Helen Hunt -The Sessions

Jacki Weaver -Silver Linings Playbook

Best Director

Michael Haneke -Amour

Ang Lee -Life of Pi

David O. Russell -Silver Linings Playbook

Steven Spielberg -Lincoln

Benh Zeitlin -Beasts of the Southern Wild

Best Animated Film




The Pirates! Band Of Misfits


Best Costume Design

Anna Karenina -Jacqueline Durran

Les Miserables- Paco Delgado

Lincoln- Joanna Johnston

Mirror Mirror- Eiko Ishioka

Snow White And the Huntsman- Colleen Atwood

Best Cinematography

Anna Karenina- Seamus McGarvey

Django Unchained- Robert Richardson

Life of Pi- Claudio Miranda

Lincoln- Janusz Kaminski

Skyfall- Roger Deakins

Best Documentary Feature

5 Broken Cameras

The Gatekeepers

How To Survive A Plague

The Invisible War

Searching for Sugar Man

Best Short Documentary


Kings Point

Mondays At Racine

Open Heart


Best Film Editing

Argo -William Goldenberg

Life of Pi- Tim Squyres

Lincoln- Michael Kahn

Silver Linings Playbook- Jay Cassidy and Crispin Struthers

Zero Dark Thirty- Dylan Tichenor and William Goldenberg

Best Foreign Language Film

Amour from Austria

Kon-Tiki from Norway

No from Chile

A Royal Affair from Denmark

War Witch from Canada

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

Hitchcock - Howard Berger, Peter Montagna and Martin Samuel

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Peter Swords King, Rick Findlater and Tami Lane

Les Miserables - Lisa Westcott and Julie Dartnell

Best Original Score

Anna Karenina - Dario Marianelli

Argo - Alexandre Desplat

Life of Pi - Mychael Danna

Lincoln - John Williams

Skyfall - Thomas Newman

Best Original Song

“Before My Time” from Chasing Ice - J. Ralph

“Everybody Needs a Best Friend” from Ted - Walter Murphy and Seth MacFarlane

“Pi’s Lullaby” from Life of Pi - Mychael Danna and Bombay Jayashri

“Skyfall” from Skyfall - Adele Adkins and Paul Epworth

“Suddenly” from Les Miserables - Claude Michel Schonberg, Herbert Kretzmer and Alain Boubil

Best Production Design

Anna Karenina - Sarah Greenwood and Katie Spencer

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Dan Hennah, Ra Vincent and Simon Bright

Les Miserables - Eve Steward and Anna Lynch Robinson

Life of Pi - David Gropman and Anna Pinnock

Lincoln - Rick Carter and Jim Erickson

Best Animated Short Film


Adam and Dog

Fresh Guacamole

Head Over Heels

The Longest Daycare

Best Live Action Short Film


Buzkashi Boys


Death of A Shadow


Best Sound Editing

Argo - Erik Aadahl and Ethan Van der Ryn

Django Unchained - Wylie Stateman

Life of Pi - Eugene Gearty and Phillip Stockman

Skyfall - Per Hallberg and Karen Baker Landers

Zero Dark Thirty - Paul N. J. Ottosson

Best Sound Mixing

Argo - John Reitz, Gregg Rudloff and Jose Antonio Garcia

Les Miserables - Andy Nelson, Mark Paterson and Simon Hayes

Life of Pi - Ron Bartlett, D.M. Hemphill and Drew Kunin

Lincoln - Andy Nelson, Gary Rydstrom and Ronald Judkins

Skyfall - Scott Millan, Greg P. Russell and Stuart Wilson

Best Visual Effects

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey – Joe Letteri, Eric Saindon, David Clayton and R. Christopher White

Life of Pi – Bill Westenhofer, Guillaume Rocheron, Erik-Jan de Boer and Donald R. Elliott

The Avengers – Janek Sirrs, Jeff White, Guy Williams and Dan Sudick

Prometheus – Richard Stammers, Trevor Wood, Charley Henley and Martin Hill

Snow White and the Huntsman – Cedric Nicolas-Troyan, Philip Brennan, Neil Corbould and Michael Dawson

Best Original Screenplay

Amour – Michael Haneke

Django Unchained – Quentin Tarantino

Flight – John Gatins

Moonrise Kingdom – Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola

Zero Dark Thirty – Mark Boal

Best Adapted Screenplay

Argo – Chris Terrio

Beasts of the Southern Wild – Lucy Alibar and Benh Zeitlin

Life of Pi – David Magee

Lincoln – Tony Kushner

Silver Linings Playbook– David O. Russell

Copyright 2013 NPR. To see more, visit


blog comments powered by Disqus
Thanks to our Sponsors:
become a sponsor
Thanks to our Sponsors
become a sponsor