And the winners are:
The Oscar® statuettes were presented to the "best of 2009" at the 82nd Academy Awards® gala on Sunday, 7 March 2010, in the Kodak Theatre, Hollywood & Highland Center®, Hollywood, California. They were and televised live around the world by the ABC Television Network.
BEST PICTURE:THE HURT LOCKER, directed by Kathryn Bigelow;
ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE: Jeff Bridges, CRAZY HEART;
ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE: Christoph Waltz, INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS;
ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE: Sandra Bullock, THE BLIND SIDE;
ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE: Mo'Nique, PRECIOUS: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire;
ANIMATED FEATURE FILM: UP, Pete Docter;
ART DIRECTION: AVATAR;
DIRECTING: THE HURT LOCKER, Kathryn Bigelow;
DOCUMENTARY (Feature): THE COVE;
FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM:THE SECRET IN THEIR EYES (El Secreto de Sus Ojos) Argentina, directed by Juan José Campanella;
MUSIC (Original Score):
UP, Michael Giacchino
MUSIC (Original Song):"The Weary Kind" from CRAZY HEART - Music and Lyric by Ryan Bingham and T Bone Burnett;
COSTUME DESIGN: THE YOUNG VICTORIA;
MAKEUP: STAR TREK;
FILM EDITING: THE HURT LOCKER;
SOUND EDITING: THE HURT LOCKER;
SOUND MIXING: THE HURT LOCKER;
VISUAL EFFECTS: AVATAR;
WRITING (Adapted Screenplay): PRECIOUS, Geoffrey Fletcher;
WRITING (Original Screenplay): THE HURT LOCKER, Mike Boal.
For the Academy Official Site and list of all nominees, winners, and to read acceptance speeches, click title of this post.