In Depth

84th Annual Academy Awards -- Complete List of Winners

Best Picture
The Artist

Best Actress
Meryl Streep, The Iron Lady

Best Actor
Jean Dujardin, The Artist

Best Supporting Actress
Octavia Spencer, The Help

Best Supporting Actor
Christopher Plummer, Beginners

Best Director
Michel Hazanivicius, The Artist

Best Original Screenplay
Woody Allen, Midnight in Paris

Best Adapted Screenplay
Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash, The Descendants

Music (Original Song)
"Man or Muppet" from The Muppets, Bret McKenzie

Music (Original Score)
Ludovic Bource, The Artist

Documentary Feature
Undefeated

Best Animated Feature
Rango

Documentary Short Subject
Saving Face

Short Film (Live Action)
The Shore

Short Film (Animated)
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore

Best Foreign Feature
A Separation

Cinematography
Hugo

Visual Effects
Hugo

Sound Mixing
Hugo

Sound Editing
Hugo

Film Editing
Kirk Baxter and Angus Wall, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Makeup
Mark Coulier and J. Roy Helland, The Iron Lady

Costume Design
The Artist

Art Direction
Hugo