Oscars 2009 Winners List

Oscars 2009 Winners

* Its party time for Slumdog Millionaire. it has won eight awards, including Best Director, Best Music and Best Picture. What an achievement. What a night. The whole cast and crew is up on high. Jai Hind!

* Best Actor Sean Penn for his role in Milk.

* Best actress goes to  Kate Winslet for The Reader! She breaks the 13 year curse and is justly rewarded for her fantastic work

* Best Director goes to Danny Boyle for his Slumdog millionaire. He jumps for joy (literally), and with good reason.

* Best Foreign Film is Departures, a Japanese film.

* Jai Ho has won the Oscar for Best Song! Two Oscars for India’s finest modern musician! What a night to remember. a classy, gracious acceptance speech from Mr Rahman. Well deserved. You’ve made all of India proud.

* Mr Rahman won the oscar for best Original Score.

* Best Film Editing is goes to Chris Dickens.

* The Best Sound Mixing award goes to Slumdog Millionaire’s Resul Pookutty.

* Best Sound Editing goes to The Dark Knight

* The Academy Award for best Visual Effects is The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.

* The best supporting actress is Penelope Cruz for Vicky Cristina Barcelona!

* The Best Art Direction goes to The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.

* Best Costume Design goes to The Duchess (Michael O’Connor).

* Best Make-Up goes to The Curious Case of Benjamin Button!

* Best Cinematography goes to Slumdog Millionaire- Anthony Dod Mantle

* Best Live Action Short Film goes to Spielzeugland (Toyland)

* The Best Supporting Actor goes to Heath Ledger

* The Best Documentary goes to The Betrayal.

* The Best Original Screenplay goes to Dustin Lance Black for Milk!

* Best Adapted Screenplay goes to Simon Beaufoy for his Slumdog Millionaire.

* Wall-E won the Best Animated Film.

* The Best Animated Short Film goes to La Maison en Petit Cubes.

* Best Documentary (Short) goes to Smile Pinki, a film based in Benares.

—–Congrats to everybody