Last night we saw the 90th Academy Award ceremony come and go –this time without an envelope-shaped hiccup in sight. So, who won at this year’s Oscars?
The main winner was The Shape of Water; the fabulous Gary Oldman achieved his first Oscar for best actor for his incredible portrayal of Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour, whilst Frances McDormand received an Oscar for best actress in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. Allison Janney won best supporting actress in the film, “I. Tonya.”
Other Winners Included:
Animated Feature Film – Coco
Original Screenplay – Jordan Peele, Get Out
Cinematography – Roger A. Deakins, Blade Runner
Directing – Guillermo del Toro, The Shape of Water
Best Picture – The Shape of Water
Makeup and Hairstyling – Kazuhiro Tsuji, David Malinowski and Lucy Sibbick, Darkest Hour
Costume Design – Mark Bridges, Phantom Thread
Foreign Language Film – A Fantastic Woman (Chile)
Animated Short Film – Dear Basketball
Visual Effects – Blade Runner 2049 (John Nelson, Gerd Nefzer, Paul Lambert and Richard R. Hoover).
Film Editing – Lee Smith, Dunkirk
Documentary Short Subject – Heaven is a Traffic Jam on the 405