Oscar 1929-1930: Winners in All Categories

This year the Oscar Award celebrates its 90th anniversary. To commemorate the event, a series of articles will examine¬†various aspects of this “King of Awards,” the most coveted prize in the film community.
levy_oscar_fever
If you want to know more about the Oscars, please read my book, All About Oscar: History and Politics of the Academy Awards (now in its 11th edition).
levy_all_about_oscar

Best Picture: All Quiet on the Western Front (Universal, produced by Carl Laemmle, Jr.)

all_quiet_2.jpg

Director: Lewis Mileston, All Quiet on the Western Front

Actor: George Arliss, Disraeli

disraeli_poster

 

Disraeli (1929): Biopic Starring George Arliss in Oscar-Winning Performance

Actress: Norma Shearer, The Divorcee

the_divorcee_poster

Writing: Frances Marion, The Big House

the_big_house_poster

 

Cinematography: Joseph T. Rucker and Willard Van Der Veer, With Byrd at the South Pole

Interior Decoration: Herman Rosse, King of Jazz

Sound Recording: Douglas Shearer, The Big House

Nominations by Picture

All Quiet on the Western Front (2)
The Big House (2)

Share this:
Share this page via Email Share this page via Stumble Upon Share this page via Digg this Share this page via Facebook Share this page via Twitter

Speak Your Mind

*