Congratulations to the 2012 Academy Award two big winners. Both “The Artist” and “Hugo” won five Oscars each.
“The Artist” won for Best Picture, Best Director (Michel Hazanavicius), Best Actor (Jean Dujardin), Best Costume Design (Mark Bridges), and Best Original Score (Ludovic Bounce).
“Hugo” won for Best Cinematography (Robert Richardson), Best Art Direction (Dante Ferretti and Francesca Lo Schavo), Best Sound Editing (Phillip Stockton and Eugene Gearty), Best Sound Mixing (Tom Fleischman and John Midgley), and Best Visual Effects.
Seventeen years ago, “Forrest Gump” won six awards at the 1995 Academy Awards. It was nominated in a total of thirteen categories.
Here is the complete list of “Forrest Gump” nominations and Oscars won during the 67th Academy Awards held on March 27, 1995, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The host that year was David Letterman.
Wow, the 1995 nominations indicated what a great year it was for the motion picture industry!