41st Academy Awards

The Academy Awards 1969 took place on April 14, 1969 for the first time at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles. It was the 41st Annual Academy Awards. In the year of award films of the past year are always excellent, in this case, the films of the year 1968.


There was this year, no official moderator.

Winners and nominations

Best Picture

Oliver - John Woolf

Best Director

Carol Reed - Oliver

Best Actor

Cliff Robertson - Charly

Best Actress

Barbra Streisand - Funny Girl Katharine Hepburn - The Lion in Winter ( The Lion in Winter )

Best Supporting Actor

Jack Albertson - Roses for the Lady (The Subject Was Roses)

Best Supporting Actress

Ruth Gordon - Rosemary's Baby ( Rosemary's Baby )

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Lion in Winter ( The Lion in Winter ) - James Goldman

Best Original Screenplay

Springtime for Hitler ( The Producers ) - Mel Brooks

Best Camera

Best Art

Oliver - John Box, Terence Marsh, Vernon Dixon, Ken Muggleston

Best Costume Design

Romeo and Juliet (Romeo and Juliet ) - Danilo Donati

Best Editing

Bullitt - Frank P. Keller

Best Sound

Oliver - Shepperton SSD

Best Visual Effects

2001: A Space Odyssey (2001: A Space Odyssey ) - Stanley Kubrick

Best Original Music

The Lion in Winter ( The Lion in Winter ) - John Barry

Best Adapted Music

Oliver - Johnny Green

Best Song

"The Windmills of Your Mind" from The Thomas Crown Affair ( The Thomas Crown Affair ) - Michel Legrand, Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman

Best Short Film

Robert Kennedy Remembered - Charles Guggenheim

Best Cartoon

Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day ( Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day) - Walt Disney

Best Documentary (Short Film )

Why Man Creates - Saul Bass

Best Documentary

Journey Into Self - Bill McGaw

Best Foreign Language Film

War and Peace ( Vojna i mir ) by Sergei Bondarchuk - Russia


Honorary Oscar

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

Academy Award of Merit

Scientific and Engineering Award

Technical Achievement Award