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2012 Academy Awards: The Complete Winners List

The Artist lead with five golden statuettes

Meryl Streep 2012 Academy Awards

Photo by Keystone Press

The Academy Awards were handed out in Los Angeles last night, ending speculation and crushing dreams of Oscar-pool glory. The Artist, an indie film-turned-juggernaut, took home five awards, including the Best Picture nod and a win for Best Actor Jean Dujardin. Meryl Streep grabbed her third Oscar out from under supposed front-runner Michelle Williams, while Christopher Plummer, at 82-years-old, became the oldest winner ever with his first Academy Award. Here’s the complete winners list:

Best Cinematography: Robert Richardson, Hugo

Best Art Direction:
Dante Ferretti and Francesca Lo Schavo, Hugo

Best Costume Design:
Mark Bridges,The Artist

Best Makeup:
Mark Coulier and J. Roy Helland,The Iron Lady

Best Foreign Language Film:
A Separation

Best Supporting Actress:
Octavia Spencer, The Help

Best Editing:
Kirk Baxter and Angus Wall, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Best Sound Editing:
Phillip Stockton and Eugene Gearty, Hugo

Best Sound Mixing:
Tom Fleischman and John Midgley, Hugo

Best Documentary:
Undefeated

Best Animated Feature:
Rango

Best Visual Effects:
Hugo

Best Supporting Actor:
Christopher Plummer, Beginners

Best Original Score:
Ludovic Bource, The Artist

Best Original Song:
Bret McKenzie, “Man or Muppet”

Best Adapted Screenplay:
Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon and Jim Rash, The Descendants

Best Original Screenplay:
Woody Allen, Midnight in Paris

Best Live Action Short:
The Shore

Best Documentary Short:
Saving Face

Best Animated Short:
The Fantastic Flying Books Of Mr. Morris Lessmore

Best Director:
Michel Hazanavicius, The Artist

Best Actor:
Jean Dujardin, The Artist

Best Actress:
Meryl Streep, The Iron Lady

Best Picture:
The Artist