Who Won 78th Annual Academy Awards?

Philip Seymour Hoffman and Reese Witherspoon
Date: 
Mar 5, 2006

The 78th Academy Awards were held at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles and were hosted by Jon Stewart.

"Crash" edged "Brokeback Mountain" for Best Picture and won a total of three Academy Awards.

"Brokeback Mountain" also won three awards, as did "Memoirs of a Geisha", and "King Kong."

78th Academy Awards Winners

Best Picture Crash
Paul Haggis and Cathy Schulman, producers
Crash
Best Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman (Capote)
Capote
Best Actress Reese Witherspoon (Walk The Line)
Walk The Line
Best Supporting Actor George Clooney (Syriana)
Syriana
Best Supporting Actress Rachel Weisz (The Constant Gardener)
The Constant Gardener
Best Director Ang Lee (Brokeback Mountain)
Brokeback Mountain
Adapted Screenplay Brokeback Mountain
Screenplay by Larry McMurtry & Diana Ossana
Brokeback Mountain
Original Screenplay Crash
Screenplay by Paul Haggis & Bobby Moresco; Story by Paul Haggis
Crash
Animated Feature Film Wallace & Gromit in The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
Nick Park and Steve Box
Wallace & Gromit in The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
Foreign Language Film Tsotsi
South Africa
Tsotsi
Documentary Feature March Of The Penguins
Luc Jacquet and Yves Darondeau
March Of The Penguins
Documentary Short A Note Of Triumph: The Golden Age Of Norman Corwin
Corinne Marrinan and Eric Simonson
A Note Of Triumph: The Golden Age Of Norman Corwin
Short Film (Live Action) Six Shooter
Martin McDonagh
Six Shooter
Short Film (Animated) The Moon And The Son: An Imagined Conversation
John Canemaker and Peggy Stern
The Moon And The Son: An Imagined Conversation
Film Editing Crash
Hughes Winborne
Crash
Cinematography Memoirs Of A Geisha
Dion Beebe
Memoirs Of A Geisha
Costume Design Memoirs Of A Geisha
Colleen Atwood
Memoirs Of A Geisha
Makeup The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Howard Berger and Tami Lane
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Art Direction Memoirs Of A Geisha
Art Direction: John Myhre; Set Decoration: Gretchen Rau
Memoirs Of A Geisha
Sound Editing King Kong
Mike Hopkins and Ethan Van der Ryn
King Kong
Sound Mixing King Kong
Christopher Boyes, Michael Semanick, Michael Hedges and Hammond Peek
King Kong
Visual Effects King Kong
Joe Letteri, Brian Van't Hul, Christian Rivers and Richard Taylor
King Kong
Original Score Brokeback Mountain
Gustavo Santaolalla, Composer
Brokeback Mountain
Original Song "It's Hard Out Here For A Pimp" (Hustle And Flow)
Music and Lyric by Jordan Houston, Cedric Coleman and Paul Beauregard
Hustle And Flow