2007 Oscar Winners List

Posted on February 26, 2007

Here is the list of the Oscar award winners for the 79th annual Academy Awards. It was a big night for The Departed which won four awards including Best Picture. One of The Departed's Oscars went to Martin Scorsese who finally won a much deserved Oscar for Best Director. Al Gore's An Inconvenient Truth also had a big night winning two awards: one for Best Documentary and one for Original Song.
  • Best Picture: The Departed (Warner Bros.) Graham King, Producer
  • Best Director: Martin Scorsese, The Departed (Warner Bros.)
  • Best Actor: Forest Whitaker, The Last King of Scotland (Fox Searchlight)
  • Best Actress: Helen Mirren in The Queen (Miramax, Pathe and Granada)
  • Best Supporting Actor: Alan Arkin in Little Miss Sunshine (Fox Searchlight)
  • Best Supporting Actress: Jennifer Hudson in Dreamgirls (DreamWorks and Paramount)
  • Best Original Screenplay: Little Miss Sunshine (Fox Searchlight) Written by Michael Arndt
  • Best Adapated Screenplay: The Departed (Warner Bros.) Screenplay by William Monahan
  • Best Animated Film: Happy Feet (Warner Bros.) George Miller
  • Art Direction: Pan's Labyrinth (Picturehouse)
  • Cinematography: Pan's Labyrinth (Picturehouse) Guillermo Navarro
  • Costume Design: Marie Antoinette (Sony Pictures Releasing) Milena Canonero
  • Best Documentary: An Inconvenient Truth (Paramount Classics and Participant Productions) A Lawrence Bender/Laurie David, Production Davis Guggenheim
  • Best Short Documentary: The Blood of Yingzhou District A Thomas Lennon Films Production, Ruby Yang and Thomas Lennon
  • Film Editing: The Departed (Warner Bros.) Thelma Schoonmaker
  • Best Foreign Language Film: The Lives of Others A Wiedemann & Berg Production, Germany
  • Best Makeup: Pan's Labyrinth (Picturehouse) David Mart´┐Ż and Montse Ribe
  • Original Score: "Babel" from Babel (Paramount and Paramount Vantage) Gustavo Santaolalla
  • Original Song: "I Need to Wake Up" from An Inconvenient Truth Music and Lyric by Melissa Etheridge
  • Best Animated Short: The Danish Poet (National Film Board of Canada) A Mikrofilm and National Film Board of Canada, Production Torill Kove
  • Best Live Action Short: West Bank Story, An Ari Sandel, Pascal Vaguelsy, Amy Kim, Ravi Malhotra and Ashley Jordan Production
  • Sound Editing: Letters from Iwo Jima (Warner Bros.) Alan Robert Murray and Bub Asman Sound Mixing: Dreamgirls (DreamWorks and Paramount) Michael Minkler, Bob Beemer and Willie Burton
  • Visual Effects: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (Buena Vista) John Knoll, Hal Hickel, Charles Gibson and Allen Hall

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