The Crimson Connection

The Academy Awards

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






The results from the biggest night in movies

The+Academy+Awards%2C+also+known+as+the+Oscars%2C+is+one+of+the+biggest+awards+shows+of+the+year.
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, is one of the biggest awards shows of the year.

The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, is one of the biggest awards shows of the year.

ABC

ABC

The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, is one of the biggest awards shows of the year.

Sunday night was the 90th annual Academy Awards, the most prestigious awards show in the film industry. Jimmy Kimmel hosted the event at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California. Here are the winners of the different awards this year.

  • Best picture-  “The Shape of Water”- This film, directed by Guillermo Del Toro, is about a janitor working at a classified government laboratory during the Cold War who discovers the truth about the lab’s most top-secret project.
  • Lead actor- Gary Oldman in “Darkest Hour”- Oldman plays former British prime minister Winston Churchill in this film about Churchill during the early days of World War II.
  • Lead actress- Frances McDormand in “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”- McDormand plays Mildred, a grieving mother trying to motivate the police investigating the murder of her daughter.
  • Supporting actor- Sam Rockwell in “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”- Rockwell plays a racist deputy whose unprofessional behavior threatens his position on the force.
  • Supporting actress- Alison Janney in “I, Tonya”- Janney plays LaVona, an abusive mother who pushes her daughter, Tonya Harding, to become a world-class figure skater while destroying Tonya’s self-esteem.
  • Animated feature film- “Coco”
  • Cinematography- “Blade Runner 2049”
  • Costume design- “Phantom Thread”
  • Directing- “The Shape of Water”
  • Documentary (feature)- “Icarus”
  • Documentary (short subject)- “Heaven is a Traffic Jam on the 405”
  • Film Editing- “Dunkirk”
  • Foreign language film- “A Fantastic Woman”
  • Makeup & hairstyling- “Darkest Hour”
  • Original score- “The Shape of Water”
  • Original song- “Remember Me” from “Coco”
  • Production design- “The Shape of Water”
  • Short film (animated)- “Dear Basketball”
  • Short film (live action)- “The Silent Child”
  • Sound editing- “Dunkirk”
  • Sound mixing- “Dunkirk”
  • Visual editing- “Blade Runner 2049”
  • Adapted screenplay- “Call Me By Your Name”
  • Original screenplay- “Get Out”
Print Friendly, PDF & Email

About the Writer
DaphneT, Staff Reporter
My name is Daphne Tett. I am a junior and just joining the Crimson Connection staff this year. I am also in French club and Cy Woods Theatre Company. My other interests are writing fiction, YouTube and watching online playthroughs of video games.
Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




*

Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • The Academy Awards

    In The World

    A Bobsledding Bobcat

  • The Academy Awards

    In The World

    Reversing Animal Annihilation

  • The Academy Awards

    In The World

    Fall From Heaven

  • The Academy Awards

    In The World

    The Last of a Species

  • The Academy Awards

    In The World

    Teacher Walkouts Cancel School Progress

  • The Academy Awards

    In The World

    International Women’s Day

  • The Academy Awards

    In The World

    Hope Leaves the White House

  • The Academy Awards

    In The World

    What’s Next in Oil?

  • The Academy Awards

    In The World

    Lively Planets

  • The Academy Awards

    In The World

    2018 State of the Union Address

The student news site of Cypress Woods High School
The Academy Awards