66th Academy Awards

The Academy Awards 1994 was held on 21 March 1994 at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in Los Angeles. It was the 66th Annual Academy Awards. In the year of award films of the past year are always excellent, in this case, the films of the year 1993.


Whoopi Goldberg introduced for the first time as a presenter by the Academy Awards. The presenters of the candidates are listed below in the respective categories.

Winners and nominations

Best Picture

Presented by Harrison Ford

Schindler's List ( Schindler 's List ) - Steven Spielberg, Gerald R. Molen, Branko Lustig


Presented by Clint Eastwood

Steven Spielberg - Schindler's List ( Schindler 's List )


Presented by Emma Thompson

Tom Hanks - Philadelphia

Leading lady

Presented by Al Pacino

Holly Hunter - The Piano ( The Piano )

Supporting Actor

Presented by Marisa Tomei

Tommy Lee Jones - The Fugitive ( The Fugitive )

Supporting Actress

Presented by Gene Hackman

Anna Paquin - The Piano ( The Piano )


Presented by Tom Hanks

Schindler's List ( Schindler 's List ) - Allan Starski, Ewa Braun


Presented by Kirk Douglas

Schindler's List ( Schindler 's List ) - Janusz Kaminski

Costume Design

Presented by Sharon Stone

The Age of Innocence (The Age of Innocence ) - Gabriella Pescucci

Documentary (Short Film )

Presented by Nicole Kidman and Christian Slater

Defending Our Lives - Margaret Lazarus, Renner Wunderlich

Documentary ( long form )

Presented by Nicole Kidman and Christian Slater

I Am a Promise: The Children of Stanton Elementary School - Susan Raymond, Alan Raymond


Presented by Geena Davis

Schindler's List ( Schindler 's List ) - Michael Kahn

Foreign Language Film

Presented by Anthony Hopkins

Belle Epoque by Fernando Trueba (Spain )


Presented by Joan Chen and Val Kilmer

Mrs. Doubtfire - The prickly nanny ( Mrs. Doubtfire ) - Greg Cannom, Ve Neill, Yolanda Toussieng

Music ( Original Score )

Presented by Goldie Hawn

Schindler's List ( Schindler 's List ) - John Williams

Music ( Original Song )

Presented by Whitney Houston

"Streets of Philadelphia" from Philadelphia - Bruce Springsteen

Short Film ( Animated)

Presented by Rosie O'Donnell

Wallace & Gromit - The Wrong Trousers - Nick Park

Short Film ( Live Action )

Presented by Rosie O'Donnell

Dodger - Pepe Danquart

Sound editor

Presented by Liam Neeson

Jurassic Park - Gary Rydstrom, Richard Hymns

Sound re-

Presented by Nicolas Cage and Shirley MacLaine

Jurassic Park - Gary Summers, Gary Rydstrom, Shawn Murphy, Ron Judkins

Visual Effects

Presented by Elijah Wood

Jurassic Park - Dennis Muren, Stan Winston, Phil Tippett, Michael Lantieri

Adapted Screenplay

Presented by Jeremy Irons

Schindler's List ( Schindler 's List ) - Steven Zaillian

Original Screenplay

Presented by Jeremy Irons

The Piano ( The Piano ) - Jane Campion

Honorary Oscars

Honorary Award

Presented by Glenn Close

  • Deborah Kerr

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

Presented by Tom Cruise

  • Paul Newman