And the Oscar goes to...
Winners of the 87th Academy Awards 2015

Full Official List

[NOTE: The first on the list is the last award presented.
Winners highlighted in yellow.]


Best Picture x

American Sniper
Clint Eastwood, Robert Lorenz, Andrew Lazar, Bradley Cooper and Peter Morgan, Producers

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Alejandro G. Iñárritu, John Lesher and James W. Skotchdopole, Producers

Richard Linklater and Cathleen Sutherland, Producers

The Grand Budapest Hotel
Wes Anderson, Scott Rudin, Steven Rales and Jeremy Dawson, Producers

The Imitation Game

Nora Grossman, Ido Ostrowsky and Teddy Schwarzman, Producers

Christian Colson, Oprah Winfrey, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner, Producers

The Theory of Everything
Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Lisa Bruce and Anthony McCarten, Producers

Jason Blum, Helen Estabrook and David Lancaster, Producers

Actress in a Leading Role

Marion Cotillard in Two Days, One Night
Felicity Jones
in The Theory of Everything
Julianne Moore
in Still Alice
Rosamund Pike in Gone Girl
Reese Witherspoon
in Wild

Actor in a Leading Role

Steve Carell in Foxcatcher
Bradley Cooper
in American Sniper
Benedict Cumberbatch
in The Imitation Game
Michael Keaton
in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
Eddie Redmayne in The Theory of Everything


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) - Alejandro G. Iñárritu
- Richard Linklater
Foxcatcher - Bennett Miller
The Grand Budapest Hotel
- Wes Anderson
The Imitation Game
- Morten Tyldum

Writing (Adapted Screenplay)

American Sniper
Written by Jason Hall
The Imitation Game
Written by Graham Moore
Inherent Vice
Written for the screen by Paul Thomas Anderson
The Theory of Everything
Screenplay by Anthony McCarten
Written by Damien Chazelle

Writing (Original Screenplay)

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
Written by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo
Written by Richard Linklater
Written by E. Max Frye and Dan Futterman
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Screenplay by Wes Anderson; Story by Wes Anderson & Hugo Guinness
Written by Dan Gilroy

Music (Original Score)

The Grand Budapest Hotel - Alexandre Desplat
The Imitation Game
- Alexandre Desplat
- Hans Zimmer
Mr. Turner
- Gary Yershon
The Theory of Everything
- Jóhann Jóhannsson

Music (Original Song)

"Everything Is Awesome" from The Lego Movie
Music and Lyric by Shawn Patterson
"Glory" from Selma
Music and Lyric by John Stephens and Lonnie Lynn
"Grateful" from Beyond the Lights
Music and Lyric by Diane Warren
"I’m Not Gonna Miss You" from Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me
Music and Lyric by Glen Campbell and Julian Raymond
"Lost Stars" from Begin Again
Music and Lyric by Gregg Alexander and Danielle Brisebois

Documentary (Feature)

Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy and Dirk Wilutzky
Finding Vivian Maier

John Maloof and Charlie Siskel
Last Days in Vietnam

Rory Kennedy and Keven McAlester
The Salt of the Earth
Wim Wenders, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado and David Rosier

Orlando von Einsiedel and Joanna Natasegara

Film Editing

American Sniper - Joel Cox and Gary D. Roach
- Sandra Adair
The Grand Budapest Hotel
- Barney Pilling
The Imitation Game
- William Goldenberg
- Tom Cross


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) - Emmanuel Lubezki
The Grand Budapest Hotel
- Robert Yeoman
- Lukasz Zal and Ryszard Lenczewski
Mr. Turner
- Dick Pope
- Roger Deakins

Production Design

The Grand Budapest Hotel
Production Design: Adam Stockhausen; Set Decoration: Anna Pinnock
The Imitation Game
Production Design: Maria Djurkovic; Set Decoration: Tatiana Macdonald
Production Design: Nathan Crowley; Set Decoration: Gary Fettis
Into the Woods
Production Design: Dennis Gassner; Set Decoration: Anna Pinnock
Mr. Turner
Production Design: Suzie Davies; Set Decoration: Charlotte Watts

Animated Feature Film

- Big Hero 6, Don Hall, Chris Williams and Roy Conli
- The Boxtrolls
, Anthony Stacchi, Graham Annable and Travis Knight
- How to Train Your Dragon 2
, Dean DeBlois and Bonnie Arnold
- Song of the Sea, Tomm Moore and Paul Young
- The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
, Isao Takahata and Yoshiaki Nishimura

Short Film (Animated)

The Bigger Picture
Daisy Jacobs and Christopher Hees
The Dam Keeper
Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi
Patrick Osborne and Kristina Reed
Me and My Moulton

Torill Kove
A Single Life
Joris Oprins

Visual Effects

Captain America: The Winter Soldier - Dan DeLeeuw, Russell Earl, Bryan Grill and Dan Sudick
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
- Joe Letteri, Dan Lemmon, Daniel Barrett and Erik Winquist
Guardians of the Galaxy
- Stephane Ceretti, Nicolas Aithadi, Jonathan Fawkner and Paul Corbould
Interstellar - Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Ian Hunter and Scott Fisher
X-Men: Days of Future Past
- Richard Stammers, Lou Pecora, Tim Crosbie and Cameron Waldbauer

Actress in a Supporting Role

Patricia Arquette in Boyhood
Laura Dern
in Wild
Keira Knightley
in The Imitation Game
Emma Stone
in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
Meryl Streep
in Into the Woods

Sound Editing

American Sniper - Alan Robert Murray and Bub Asman
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
- Martín Hernández and Aaron Glascock
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
- Brent Burge and Jason Canovas
- Richard King
- Becky Sullivan and Andrew DeCristofaro

Sound Mixing

American Sniper - John Reitz, Gregg Rudloff and Walt Martin
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
- Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño and Thomas Varga
- Gary A. Rizzo, Gregg Landaker and Mark Weingarten
- Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño and David Lee
Whiplash - Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins and Thomas Curley

Documentary (Short Subject)

Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1
Ellen Goosenberg Kent and Dana Perry

Aneta Kopacz
Our Curse

Tomasz Sliwinski and Maciej Slesicki
The Reaper (La Parka)

Gabriel Serra Arguello
White Earth

J. Christian Jensen

Short Film (Live Action)

Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis
Boogaloo and Graham
Michael Lennox and Ronan Blaney
Butter Lamp (La Lampe Au Beurre De Yak)
Hu Wei and Julien Féret
Talkhon Hamzavi and Stefan Eichenberger
The Phone Call
Mat Kirkby and James Lucas

Foreign Language Film

Ida - Poland
- Russia
- Estonia
- Mauritania
Wild Tales
- Argentina

Makeup and Hairstyling

Foxcatcher - Bill Corso and Dennis Liddiard
The Grand Budapest Hotel -
Frances Hannon and Mark Coulier
Guardians of the Galaxy -
Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou and David White

Costume Design

The Grand Budapest Hotel - Milena Canonero
Inherent Vice
- Mark Bridges
Into the Woods
- Colleen Atwood
- Anna B. Sheppard and Jane Clive
Mr. Turner
- Jacqueline Durran

Actor in a Supporting Role

Robert Duvall in The Judge
Ethan Hawke
in Boyhood
Edward Norton
in Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
Mark Ruffalo
in Foxcatcher
J.K. Simmons in Whiplash