92nd Academy Awards 2020: Film Parasite Made History, Joaquin Phoenix Won Best Actor Award

by Upasana Verma

92nd Academy Awards or Oscar 2020 was held on February 10th at Dolby Theatre, Los Angeles, California, United States. This year the award ceremony is presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Art and Sciences and directed by Glen Weiss. Following last year’s ceremony, this year’s award show was also conducted without a host. The Academy Awards are given to the winner of 24 different categories. This year’s best picture award was won by the South Korean film Parasite and this film Parasite is the first non-English film to win this award. Another fact from the Oscars 2020 that Barack, Michelle Obama production debut ‘American Factory’ also won the Oscar for Best Documentary film. The complete list of the winner of 92nd Academy Award winners is given below –


Best Picture Award

Film – Parasite ( Director- Bong Joon-ho)

Best Actor Award

Actor – Joaquin Phoenix ( film – Joker)

Best Supporting Actor Award

Actor – Brad Pitt ( Film – Once upon a time in Hollywood)

Best Actress Award

Actress – Renne Zellweger (Film – Judy)

Best Supporting Actress Award

Actress – Laura Dern ( film – Marriage Story)

Best Director Award

Director- Bong Joon-ho (film – Parasite)

Best Original Music Score Award

Musician- Hildur Gudnadottir (Film- Joker)

Best Animated Feature Award

Film – Toy story 4

Best Foreign Language Film Award

Film – Parasite

Best Original Screenplay Award

Screenwriter- Han Jin-won (film – Parasite)

Best Documentary Feature Award

Documentary film – American Factory (Artists – Steven Bognar, Julia Reichert, Jeff Reichert)

Best Adapted Screenplay Award

Film – Jojo Rabbit ( filmmaker- Taika Waititi)

Best Original Song Award

Song – (I’m Gonna) Love me Again (Singer – Elton John, Bernie Taupin)

Best Cinematography Award

Cinematographer- Roger Deakins ( film – 1917)

Best sound mixing Award

Sound Artist – Stuart Wilson and Mark Taylor ( film – 1917)

Best visual effects Award

Visual effects Artists – Guillaume Rocheron, Dominic Tuhoy, Greg Butler ( film – 1917)

Best costume design

Costume designer- Jacqueline Durran ( film – Little Women)

Best production design Award

Production designer- Nancy Haigh ( film – Once upon a time in Hollywood)


Best Animated short film Award

Film – Hair love

Best Live-action short film Award

Film – The Neighbor’s Window (Director- Marshall Curry)

Best film editing Award

Film Editors – Andrew Buckland and Michael McCusker ( film – Ford vs. Ferrari)

Best short Documentary Award

Documentary film – Learning to Skateboard in Warzone (Artist – Carol Dysinger and Elena Andreicheva)

Best makeup and hairstyling Award

Makeup Artist – Kazuhiro Tsuji (Film- Bombshell)

Best sound editing Award

Sound Editor – Donald Sylvester (Film – Ford vs. Ferrari)