72nd Academy Awards
The Academy Awards 2000 took place on 26 March 2000 on the penultimate time at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. It was the 72nd Annual Academy Awards. In the year of award films of the past year are always excellent, in this case, the films of the year 1999.
- 3.1 Honorary Award
- 3.2 Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award
Billy Crystal led for the seventh time as a presenter by the Academy Awards. The presenters of the candidates are listed below in the respective categories.
Winners and nominations
Presented by Clint Eastwood.
Presented by Steven Spielberg.
Sam Mendes - American Beauty
Powered by Gwyneth Paltrow.
Kevin Spacey - American Beauty
Presented by Roberto Benigni.
Hilary Swank - Boys Do not Cry
Powered by Judi Dench.
Michael Caine - The Cider Post ( The Cider House Rules )
Presented by James Coburn.
Angelina Jolie - Girl, Interrupted (Girl, Interrupted )
Sleepy Hollow - Heads will roll - Rick Heinrichs, Peter Young
Presented by Brad Pitt.
American Beauty - Conrad L. Hall
Topsy Turvy - - Upside Down ( Topsy Turvy - ) - Lindy Hemming
Documentary (Short Film )
King Gimp - Susan Hannah Hadary, William A. Whiteford
Documentary ( long form )
Powered by Uma Thurman and Ethan Hawke.
Presented by Ashley Judd and Tommy Lee Jones.
Matrix ( The Matrix ) - Zach Staenberg
Foreign Language Film
Presented by Penelope Cruz and Antonio Banderas.
All About My Mother by Pedro Almodóvar ( Todo sobre mi madre ) (Spain )
Powered by Erykah Badu and Tobey Maguire.
Topsy Turvy - - Upside Down ( Topsy Turvy - ) - Christine Blundell, Trefor Proud
Music ( Original Score )
Powered by Charlize Theron and Keanu Reeves.
Music ( Original Song )
Powered by Cher.
" You'll Be In My Heart" from Tarzan - Phil Collins
Short Film ( Animated)
The Old Man and the Sea - Alexandr Petrov
Short Film ( Live Action )
Powered by Cate Blanchett and Jew Law.
My Mother Dreams the Satan's Disciples in New York - Barbara Schock, Tammy Tiehel
Powered by Chow Yun -Fat.
Matrix ( The Matrix ) - John T. Reitz, Gregg Rudloff, David E. Campbell, David Lee
Presented by Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Presented by Kevin Spacey.
Cider Post ( The Cider House Rules ) - John Irving
Presented by Mel Gibson.
American Beauty - Alan Ball
The honorary Oscar was presented by Jane Fonda.
Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award
The Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award was presented by Jack Nicholson.
Most successful films
- Five Oscars - American Beauty
- Four Oscars - Matrix