- 22nd Academy Awards
Infobox Academy AwardsB | name = 22nd
March 23, 1950
RKO Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, California
last = 21st
next = 23rd
The 22nd Academy Awards Ceremony awarded "Oscars" for the best in films in 1949.
Nominees and Winners
The nominees are listed by award. The winner of each category is in bold.
Best Motion Picture
* "All the King's Men" (
Robert Rossen Productions; Columbia)
* "Battleground" (
The Heiress" (Paramount)
A Letter to Three Wives" ( Twentieth-Century Fox)
Twelve O'Clock High" ( Twentieth-Century Fox)
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Motion Picture Story
Harry Brown, " Sands of Iwo Jima"
Virginia Kellogg, " White Heat"
Clare Boothe Luce, " Come to the Stable"
Douglas Morrow, " The Stratton Story"
Shirley W. Smithand Valentine Davies, " It Happens Every Spring"
tory and Screenplay
Sidney Buchman, " Jolson Sings Again"
T. E. B. Clarke, " Passport to Pimlico"
* Alfred Hayes,
Federico Fellini, Sergio Amidei, Marcello Paglieroand Roberto Rossellini, " Paisà"
Helen Levitt, Janice Loeband Sidney Meyers, " The Quiet One"
Robert Pirosh, "Battleground"
Charles G. Clarke, " Sands of Iwo Jima"
Winton Hoch, " She Wore a Yellow Ribbon"
Robert Planckand Charles Schoenbaum, " Little Women"
William Snyder, " Jolson Sings Again"
Harry Stradling, " The Barkleys of Broadway"
Cedric Gibbonsand Jack Martin Smith, art direction; Edwin B. Willisand Richard A. Pefferle, set decoration, " Madame Bovary"
John Meehanand Harry Horner, art direction; Emile Kuri, set decoration, " The Heiress"
Lyle Wheelerand Joseph C. Wright, art direction; Thomas Littleand Paul S. Fox, set decoration, " Come to the Stable"
Edward Carrere, art direction; Lyle Reifsnider, set decoration, " Adventures of Don Juan"
Cedric Gibbonsand Paul Groesse; Edwin B. Willisand Jack D. Moore, " Little Women"*
Jim Morahan, William Kellnerand Michael Relph, art direction, " Saraband"
* Republic Studio Sound Department, "
Sands of Iwo Jima"
* Twentieth Century-Fox Studio Sound Department, "
Twelve O'Clock High"
* Universal-International Studio Sound Department, "
Once More, My Darling"
Baby, It's Cold Outside",” " Neptune's Daughter", Frank Loesser, music and lyrics
* “"It's a Great Feeling",” "
It's a Great Feeling", Jule Styne, music; Sammy Cahn, lyrics
* “"Lavender Blue",” "
So Dear to My Heart", Eliot Daniel, music; Larry Morey, lyrics
* “"My Foolish Heart",” "My Foolish Heart",
Victor Young, music; Ned Washington, lyrics
* “"Through a Long and Sleepless Night",” "
Come to the Stable", Alfred Newman, music; Mack Gordon, lyrics
coring of a Comedy or Dramatic Picture
Aaron Copland, " The Heiress"
Max Steiner, " Beyond the Forest"
Dimitri Tiomkin, "Champion"
coring of a Musical Picture
Roger Edensand Lennie Hayton, "On the Town"
Ray Heindorf, "Look for the Silver Lining"
Morris Stoloffand George Duning, Jolson Sings Again
Edith Headand Gile Steele, " The Heiress"
Vittorio Nino Novarese, "Prince of Foxes"
Kay Nelson, " Mother Is a Freshman"
Leah Rhodes, Travilla and Marjorie Best, " Adventures of Don Juan"
* "Mighty Joe Young" (Arko Production; RKO Radio)
Tulsa" (Walter Wagner; Eagle Lion)
* "Canary Row" (Merrie Melodies Series) (Warner Bros. Cartoons, Inc.; Warner Bros.) (Nomination withdrawn by producer.)
For Scent-imental Reasons" (Merrie Melodies Series) (Warner Bros. Cartoons, Inc.; Warner Bros.)
* "Hatch Up Your Troubles" (Tom and Jerry Series) (Frederick Quimby, producer; MGM)
* "The Magic Fluke"' (Fox and Crow Series) (United Productions of America; Columbia)
* "Toy Tinkers" (Donald Duck Series) (Walt Disney Productions; RKO Radio)
Aquatic House Party" (Grantland Rice Sportlights Series) ( Jack Eaton, producer; Paramount)
* "Roller Derby Girl" (Pacemaker Series) (Justin Herman, producer; Paramount)
* "So You Think You're Not Guilty" (John McDoakes Series) (Gordon Hollingshead, producer; Warner Bros.)
* "Spills and Chills" (Sports News Review Series) (Walton C. Ament, producer; Warner Bros.)
* "Water Trix" (Pete Smith Specialties Series) (Pete Smith, producer; MGM)
* "The Boy and the Eagle" (William Lasky, producer; RKO Radio)
* "Chase of Death" (Irving Allen Productions)
* "The Grass Is Always Greener" (Gordon Hollingshead, producer; Warner Bros.)
* "Snow Carnival" (Two-reel Technicolor Series) (Gordon Hollingshead, producer; Warner Bros.)
* "Van Gogh" (Gaston Diehl and Robert Haeessens, producers; Canton-Weiner Films)
hort Subject (tie)
A Chance to Live" (March of Time Series) (Richard de Rochemont, producer; Twentieth Century-Fox)
* "1848" (A. F. Films; French Cinema General Cooperative)
* "The Rising Tide" (National Film Board of Canada; St. Francis-Xavier University)
So Much for So Little" (Warner Bros. Cartoons, Inc.; Warner Bros.)
* "Daybreak in Udi" (British Information Services; Crown Film Unit)
* "Kenji Comes Home" (Paul F. Heard, producer; Protestant Film Commission)
* To "
The Bicycle Thief" (Italy), voted by the Academy Board of Governors as the most outstanding foreign language film released in the United States during 1949
Bobby Driscoll, outstanding juvenile actor of 1949
Fred Astairefor his unique artistry and his contributions to the technique of musical pictures
Cecil B. DeMille, distinguished motion picture pioneer, for 37 years of brilliant showmanship
Jean Hersholtfor distinguished service to the motionpicture industry
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
1950 Academy Awards — may refer to:* 22nd Academy Awards, the Academy Awards ceremony that took place in 1950 * 23rd Academy Awards, the 1951 ceremony honoring the best in film for 1950 … Wikipedia
1949 Academy Awards — may refer to:* 21st Academy Awards, the Academy Awards ceremony that took place in 1949 * 22nd Academy Awards, the 1950 ceremony honoring the best in film for 1949 … Wikipedia
21st Academy Awards — Infobox Academy AwardsB | name = 21st date = March 24, 1949 site = The Academy Theater, Hollywood, California, USA host = George Montgomery last = 20th next = 22ndThe 21st Academy Awards features numerous firsts. It was the first time a non… … Wikipedia
23rd Academy Awards — Infobox Academy AwardsB | name = 23rd poster = date = March 29, 1951 site = RKO Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, California host = Fred Astaire last = 22nd next = 24thThe 23rd Academy Awards Ceremony awarded Oscars for the best in films in 1950. The… … Wikipedia
List of Academy Awards ceremonies — This is a list of Academy Awards ceremonies. This list is current as of the 83rd Academy Awards ceremony held on February 27, 2011. Contents 1 Venues 2 Networks 3 Ceremonies 4 Notable Numbers of Hosting Occurrences … Wikipedia
Academy Award — Oscars and The Oscar redirect here. For the film, see The Oscar (film). For other uses of the word Oscar , see Oscar (disambiguation). Academy Award An Academy Award statuette … Wikipedia
Academy Award for Best Actor — Awarded for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Country United States First awarded 1929 (for performances in films released during … Wikipedia
Academy Award for Best Actress — Awarded for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Country United States Currently held by Natalie Portman … Wikipedia
Academy Award for Best Original Song — Presented by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Country United States Official website http://www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Original Song is on … Wikipedia
Academy Honorary Award — The Academy Honorary Award, instituted in 1948 for the 21st Academy Awards (previously called the Special Award), is given by the discretion of the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to celebrate motion… … Wikipedia