The Artist won five awards at the recently-held 84th Academy Awards (Oscars). The ceremonies took place on February 26th at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center. It was aired live via satellite in the Philippines through Studio 23 and Velvet.
The Artist’s awards included the most-coveted Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actor.
Meryl Streep won the Best Actress category for her performance in The Iron Lady while Octavia Spencer got the Best Supporting Actress award for her role in The Help.
The complete list of the 84th Academy Awards winners below.
Best Picture – The Artist
Best Director – Michel Hazanavicius (The Artist)
Best Actor – Jean Dujardin (The Artist)
Best Actress – Meryl Streep (The Iron Lady)
Best Supporting Actor – Christopher Plummer (Beginners)
Best Supporting Actress – Octavia Spencer (The Help)
Best Original Screenplay – Woody Allen (Midnight in Paris)
Best Adapted Screenplay – Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash (The Descendants)
Best Animated Film – Rango
Best Foreign Language Film – A Separation (Iran)
Best Cinematography – Robert Richardson (Hugo)
Best Documentary – Undefeated
Best Documentary Short – Saving Face
Best Short Film (Animated) – The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore
Best Short Film (Live-Action) – The Shore
Best Visual Effects – Hugo
Best Art Direction – Hugo
Best Costume Design – The Artist
Best Makeup – The Iron Lady
Best Film Editing – The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Best Sound Mixing – Hugo
Best Sound Editing – Hugo
Best Original Score – Ludovic Bource (The Artist)
Best Original Song – Man or Muppet (The Muppets)