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Winners of the 88th Academy Awards 2016

Full Official List

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

Best motion picture of the yearb

The Big Short
Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner, Producers

Bridge of Spies
Steven Spielberg, Marc Platt and Kristie Macosko Krieger, Producers

Finola Dwyer and Amanda Posey, Producers

Mad Max: Fury Road
Doug Mitchell and George Miller, Producers

The Martian
Simon Kinberg, Ridley Scott, Michael Schaefer and Mark Huffam, Producers

The Revenant
Arnon Milchan, Steve Golin, Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Mary Parent and Keith Redmon, Producers

Ed Guiney, Producer

Michael Sugar, Steve Golin, Nicole Rocklin and Blye Pagon Faust, Producers

Performance by an actor in a leading rolea

- Bryan Cranston in Trumbo
- Matt Damon
in The Martian
- Leonardo DiCaprio in The Revenant
- Michael Fassbender
in Steve Jobs
- Eddie Redmayne
in The Danish Girl

Performance by an actress in a leading role

- Cate Blanchett in Carol
- Brie Larson in Room
- Jennifer Lawrence
in Joy
- Charlotte Rampling
in 45 Years
- Saoirse Ronan
in Brooklyn

Achievement in directing2

The Big Short  Adam McKay
Mad Max: Fury Road 
George Miller
The Revenant Alejandro G. Iñárritu
Lenny Abrahamson
Tom McCarthy

Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original song)

"Earned It" from Fifty Shades of Grey
Music and Lyric by Abel Tesfaye, Ahmad Balshe, Jason Daheala Quenneville and Stephan Moccio

"Manta Ray" from Racing Extinction
Music by J. Ralph and Lyric by Antony Hegarty

"Simple Song #3" from Youth
Music and Lyric by David Lang

"Til It Happens To You" from The Hunting Ground
Music and Lyric by Diane Warren and Lady Gaga

"Writing's On The Wall" from SPECTRE
Music and Lyric by Jimmy Napes and Sam Smith

Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original score)3

"Bridge of Spies"
Thomas Newman
Carter Burwell
"The Hateful Eight"
 Ennio Morricone
Jóhann Jóhannsson
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
John Williams

Best foreign language film of the year3

Embrace of the Serpent [Colombia]
Son of Saul [Hungary]
A War

Best live action short film

Ave Maria
Basil Khalil and Eric Dupont
Day One
Henry Hughes
Everything Will Be Okay (Alles Wird Gut)
Patrick Vollrath
Jamie Donoughue
Benjamin Cleary and Serena Armitage

Best documentary feature

Asif Kapadia and James Gay-Rees
Cartel Land
Matthew Heineman and Tom Yellin
The Look of Silence
Joshua Oppenheimer and Signe Byrge Sørensen
What Happened, Miss Simone?
Liz Garbus, Amy Hobby and Justin Wilkes
Winter on Fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom
Evgeny Afineevsky and Den Tolmor

Best documentary short subject

Body Team 12
David Darg and Bryn Mooser
Chau, beyond the Lines
Courtney Marsh and Jerry Franck
Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah
Adam Benzine
A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness
Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy
Last Day of Freedom
Dee Hibbert-Jones and Nomi Talisman

Performance by an actor in a supporting role

- Christian Bale in The Big Short
- Tom Hardy
in The Revenant
- Mark Ruffalo
in Spotlight
- Mark Rylance in Bridge of Spies
- Sylvester Stallone
in Creed

Best animated feature film of the year

Charlie Kaufman, Duke Johnson and Rosa Tran
Boy & the World
Alê Abreu
Inside Out
Pete Docter and Jonas Rivera
Shaun the Sheep Movie
Mark Burton and Richard Starzak
When Marnie Was There
Hiromasa Yonebayashi and Yoshiaki Nishimura

Best animated short film

Bear Story
Gabriel Osorio and Pato Escala
Richard Williams and Imogen Sutton
Sanjay's Super Team
Sanjay Patel and Nicole Grindle
We Can't Live without Cosmos
Konstantin Bronzit
World of Tomorrow
Don Hertzfeldt

Achievement in visual effects

Ex Machina
Andrew Whitehurst, Paul Norris, Mark Ardington and
 Sara Bennett

Mad Max: Fury Road
Andrew Jackson, Tom Wood, Dan Oliver and
 Andy  Williams

The Martian
Richard Stammers, Anders Langlands, Chris Lawrence and
 Steven Warner

The Revenant
Rich McBride, Matthew Shumway, Jason Smith and
 Cameron Waldbauer

Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Roger Guyett, Patrick Tubach, Neal Scanlan and
 Chris Corbould

Achievement in sound mixing

Bridge of Spies
Andy Nelson, Gary Rydstrom and Drew Kunin
Mad Max: Fury Road
Chris Jenkins, Gregg Rudloff and Ben Osmo
The Martian
Paul Massey, Mark Taylor and Mac Ruth
The Revenant
Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño, Randy Thom and
 Chris Duesterdiek

Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Andy Nelson, Christopher Scarabosio and Stuart Wilson

Achievement in sound editing

Mad Max: Fury Road Mark Mangini and David White
The Martian 
Oliver Tarney
The Revenant 
Martin Hernandez and Lon Bender
Alan Robert Murray
Star Wars: The Force Awakens 
Matthew Wood and
 David Acord

Achievement in film editing

The Big Short Hank Corwin
Mad Max: Fury Road Margaret Sixel
The Revenant
Stephen Mirrione
Tom McArdle
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Maryann Brandon and
 Mary Jo Markey

Achievement in cinematography

Carol Ed Lachman
The Hateful Eight
Robert Richardson
Mad Max: Fury Road
John Seale
The Revenant Emmanuel Lubezki
Roger Deakins

Achievement in makeup and hairstyling

Mad Max: Fury Road
Lesley Vanderwalt, Elka Wardega and Damian Martin
The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed out the Window and Disappeared
Love Larson and Eva von Bahr
The Revenant
Siân Grigg, Duncan Jarman and Robert Pandini

Achievement in production design

Bridge of Spies
Production Design: Adam Stockhausen;
 Set Decoration: Rena DeAngelo and Bernhard Henrich

The Danish Girl
Production Design: Eve Stewart;
 Set Decoration: Michael Standish

Mad Max: Fury Road
Production Design: Colin Gibson;
 Set Decoration: Lisa Thompson

The Martian
Production Design: Arthur Max;
 Set Decoration: Celia Bobak

The Revenant
Production Design: Jack Fisk;
 Set Decoration: Hamish Purdy

Achievement in costume design

Carol Sandy Powell
Sandy Powell
The Danish Girl
Paco Delgado
Mad Max: Fury Road Jenny Beavan
The Revenant
Jacqueline West

Performance by an actress in a supporting role

- Jennifer Jason Leigh in The Hateful Eight
- Rooney Mara
in Carol
- Rachel McAdams
in Spotlight
- Alicia Vikander in The Danish Girl
- Kate Winslet
in Steve Jobs

Adapted screenplay

The Big Short
Screenplay by Charles Randolph and Adam McKay
Screenplay by Nick Hornby
Screenplay by Phyllis Nagy
The Martian
Screenplay by Drew Goddard
Screenplay by Emma Donoghue

Original screenplay

Bridge of Spies
Written by Matt Charman and Ethan Coen & Joel Coen
Ex Machina
Written by Alex Garland
Inside Out
Screenplay by Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley;
 Original story by Pete Docter, Ronnie del Carmen

Written by Josh Singer & Tom McCarthy
Straight Outta Compton
Screenplay by Jonathan Herman and Andrea Berloff;
 Story by S. Leigh Savidge & Alan Wenkus and
 Andrea Berloff