10th Academy Awards

The Academy Awards 1938 took place on 10 March 1938 at the Los Angeles Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles. It was the 10th Annual Academy Awards. In the year of award films of the previous year are always excellent, in this case, the films of the year 1937.


Bob Burns

Winners and nominees

Best Picture

Oscar for The Life of Emile Zola ( The Life of Emile Zola ) - Warner Bros.

Best Actor

Oscar for Spencer Tracy - Manuel ( Captain Courageous )

Best Supporting Actor

Oscar for Joseph Schildkraut - The Life of Emile Zola ( The Life of Emile Zola )

Best Actress

Oscar for Luise Rainer - The Good Earth ( The Good Earth )

Best Supporting Actress

Oscar for Alice Brady - In Old Chicago

Best Director

Oscar for Leo McCarey - The Awful Truth ( The Awful Truth )

Best assistant director

Oscar for Robert D. Webb - In Old Chicago

Best Original Story

Oscar for William A. Wellman, Robert Carson - A star is born on ( A Star is Born)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Norman Reilly Raine for Oscar, Heinz Herald, Geza Herczeg - The Life of Emile Zola ( The Life of Emile Zola )

Best Camera

Oscar for Karl Freund - The Good Earth ( The Good Earth )

Best Art

Oscar for Stephen Goosson - In of Shangri -La (Lost Horizon)

Best Sound

Oscar for Thomas T. Moulton ( United Artists SSD) - ... then came the hurricane ( The Hurricane )

Best Editing

Oscar for Gene Havlick, Gene Milford - In of Shangri -La (Lost Horizon)

Best Original Score

Oscar for Charles Previn (Universal Studio Music Department) - 100 men and a girl (100 Men and a Girl)

Best Song

Oscar for " Sweet Leilani " ( Harry Owens ) - Waikiki Wedding

Best Short Film - Cartoon

Oscar for The Old Mill ( The Old Mill ) - Producer: Walt Disney

Best Short Film - Color

Oscar for Penny Wisdom - Director: Pete Smith

Best Short Film - a film reel

Oscar for The Private Life of the Gannets - Director: Skibo Productions

Best Short Film - two rolls of film

Oscar for Torture Money - Metro -Goldwyn -Mayer

Best Dance Director

Oscar for Hermes Pan - A damsel in distress

Special Awards