77th Academy Awards

The Oscar Ceremony 2005 was held on 27 February 2005 at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles. It was the 77th Annual Academy Awards. In the year of award films of the past year are always excellent, in this case, the films of the year 2004.


Chris Rock led for the first time as a presenter by the Academy Awards. The presenters of the candidates are listed below in the respective categories. In addition, the President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Frank Pierson occurred, as well as Annette Bening, announcing the film to the memory of recently deceased Academy members and filmmakers.

Live performances

Candidates for Best Original Song were each announced by Drew Barrymore, Mike Myers, Emmy Rossum, Salma Hayek and Sean " P. Diddy "Combs:

  • Beyoncé & The American Boys Choir: " Look to Your Path " from "The Les Choristes "
  • Counting Crows, " Accidentally in Love" from " Shrek 2 "
  • Beyoncé: "Learn to Be Lonely " from "The Phantom of the Opera" by Andrew Lloyd Webber on the piano.
  • Antonio Banderas & Carlos Santana: " Al Otro Lado Del Rio " from "The Motorcycle Diaries "
  • Beyoncé & Josh Groban, " Believe" from "The Polar Express "

Winners and nominations

Best Picture

Presented by Barbra Streisand and Dustin Hoffman

Million Dollar Baby - Clint Eastwood, Albert S. Ruddy, Tom Rosenberg


Presented by Julia Roberts

Clint Eastwood - Million Dollar Baby


Presented by Charlize Theron

Jamie Foxx - Ray

Supporting Actor

Presented by Renée Zellweger

Morgan Freeman - Million Dollar Baby

Leading lady

Presented by Sean Penn

Hilary Swank - Million Dollar Baby

Supporting Actress

Presented by Tim Robbins

Cate Blanchett - The Aviator ( The Aviator )

Animated Film

Presented by Robin Williams

The Incredibles ( The Incredibles )


Presented by Halle Berry

Aviator ( The Aviator ) - Dante Ferretti, Francesca Lo Schiavo


Presented by Kate Winslet

Aviator ( The Aviator ) - Robert Richardson

Costume Design

Presented by Pierce Brosnan and Edna Mode ( character from The Incredibles )

Aviator ( The Aviator ) - Sandy Powell

Documentary ( long form )

Presented by Leonardo DiCaprio

Born in the brothel - Children in the red light district of Calcutta ( Born Into Brothels: Calcutta 's Red Light Kids) - Ross Kauffman, Zana Briski

Documentary (Short Film )

Presented by Natalie Portman

Mighty Times: The Children 's March - Robert Hudson, Robert Houston


Presented by Kirsten Dunst and Orlando Bloom

Aviator ( The Aviator ) - Thelma Schoonmaker

Foreign Language Film

Presented by Gwyneth Paltrow

The Sea Inside ( Mar adentro ) - Spain - Director: Alejandro Amenábar


Presented by Cate Blanchett

Lemony Snicket - Mysterious events ( Lemony Snicket 's A Series of Unfortunate Events ) Valli O'Reilly, Bill Corso

Music ( Original Score )

Presented by John Travolta

Jan AP Kaczmarek - Finding Neverland ( Finding Neverland )

Music ( Original Song )

Presented by Prince

" Al Otro Lado Del Río " - The Motorcycle Diaries ( The Motorcycle Diaries )

Short Film ( Animated)

Presented by Laura Linney

Ryan - Chris Landreth

Short Film ( Live Action )

Presented by Jeremy Irons

Wasp ( Wasp ) - Andrea Arnold


Presented by Penelope Cruz and Salma Hayek

Ray - Scott Millan, Greg Orloff, Bob Beemer, Steve Cantamessa

Sound editor

Presented by Penelope Cruz and Salma Hayek

The Incredibles ( The Incredibles ) - Michael Silvers, Randy Thom

Visual Effects

Presented by Zhang Ziyi and Jake Gyllenhaal

Spider- Man 2 - John Dykstra, Scott Stokdyk, Anthony LaMolinara, John Frazier

Adapted Screenplay

Presented by Adam Sandler

Sideways - Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor

Original Screenplay

Presented by Samuel L. Jackson

Do not forget mine! ( Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind ) - Charlie Kaufman, Michel Gondry, Pierre Bismuth

Honorary Oscars

Honorary Award

Presented by Al Pacino

  • Sidney Lumet

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

Presented by Martin Scorsese

  • Roger Mayer