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Oscars 2011 Winners

The FighterThe King’s Speech, and the other winners for the 2011 Oscars have been announced. The 83rd Academy Awards is a film award show “accolade by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to recognize excellence of professionals in the film industry, including directors, actors, and writers. The formal ceremony at which the awards are presented is one of the most prominent award ceremonies in the world and is televised live in more than 200 countries annually. It is also the oldest award ceremony in the media.” The full listing of the 2011 Oscar winners is below.

Best Performance by an actor in a supporting role

Christian Bale in “The Fighter”

Best Foreign Language Film

“In a Better World” – Denmark

Best writing (original screenplay)

“The King’s Speech”

Best Original Screenplay

David Seidler, for The King’s Speech

Best Adapted Screenplay

Aaron Sorkin, Winner for The Social Network

Best Animated Feature Film

“Toy Story 3” – Lee Unkrich

Best Short Film (Animated)

“The Lost Thing” – Shaun Tan and Andrew Ruhemann

Best Performance by an actress in a supporting role

Melissa Leo in “The Fighter”

Best Cinematography

“Inception” – Wally Pfister

Best Art Direction

“Alice in Wonderland”

Best Music (Original Score)

“The Social Network” – Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross

Best Sound Mixing

“Inception” – Lora Hirschberg, Gary A. Rizzo and Ed Novick

Best Sound Editing

“Inception” – Richard King

Best Makeup

“The Wolfman” – Rick Baker and Dave Elsey

Best Costume Design

“Alice in Wonderland” – Colleen Atwood

Best Documentary (Short Subject)

“Strangers No More” – Karen Goodman and Kirk Simon

Best Short Film (Live Action)

“God of Love” – Luke Matheny

Best Documentary (Feature)

“Inside Job” – Charles Ferguson and Audrey Marrs

Best Visual Effects

“Inception” – Paul Franklin, Chris Corbould, Andrew Lockley and Peter Bebb

Best Film Editing

“The Social Network” – Angus Wall and Kirk Baxter

Best Music (Original Song)

“We Belong Together” from “Toy Story 3

Best Achievement in directing

Tom Hooper, The King’s Speech

Best Performance by an actress in a leading role

Natalie Portman, Black Swan

Best Performance by an actor in a leading role

Colin Firth in “The King’s Speech”

Best Picture

The King’s Speech

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