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Actor in a Leading Role -- Coming Home; Jon Voight
Actor in a Supporting Role -- The Deer Hunter; Christopher Walken
Actress in a Leading Role -- Coming Home; Jane Fonda
Actress in a Supporting Role -- California Suite; Maggie Smith
Art Direction -- Heaven Can Wait; Art Direction: Paul Sylbert, Edwin O'Donovan; Set Decoration: George Gaines
Cinematography -- Days of Heaven; Nestor Almendros
Costume Design -- Death on the Nile; Anthony Powell
Directing -- The Deer Hunter; Michael Cimino
Documentary (Feature) -- Scared Straight!; Arnold Shapiro, Producer
Documentary (Short Subject) -- The Flight of the Gossamer Condor; Jacqueline Phillips Shedd and Ben Shedd, Producers
Film Editing -- The Deer Hunter; Peter Zinner
Foreign Language Film -- Get Out Your Handkerchiefs; France
Music (Adaptation Score) -- The Buddy Holly Story; Joe Renzetti
Music (Original Score) -- Midnight Express; Giorgio Moroder
Music (Original Song) -- "Last Dance" from Thank God It's Friday; Music and Lyrics by Paul Jabara
Best Picture -- The Deer Hunter; Barry Spikings, Michael Deeley, Michael Cimino and John Peverall, Producers
Short Film (Animated) -- Special Delivery; Eunice Macaulay and John Weldon, Producers
Short Film (Live Action) -- Teenage Father; Taylor Hackford, Producer
Sound -- The Deer Hunter; Richard Portman, William McCaughey, Aaron Rochin, Darin Knight
Writing (Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium) -- Midnight Express; Oliver Stone
Writing (Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen) -- Coming Home; Story by Nancy Dowd; Screenplay by Waldo Salt, Robert C. Jones
Special Achievement Award (Visual Effects) -- Superman; Les Bowie, Colin Chilvers, Denys Coop, Roy Field, Derek Meddings, Zoran Perisic
Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award -- Leo Jaffe
Honorary Award -- To Walter Lantz for bringing joy and laughter to every part of the world through his unique animated motion pictures.
Honorary Award -- To The Museum of Modern Art Department of Film for the contribution it has made to the public's perception of movies as an art form.
Honorary Award -- To Laurence Olivier for the full body of his work, for the unique achievements of his entire career and his lifetime of contribution to the art of film.
Honorary Award -- To King Vidor for his incomparable achievements as a cinematic creator and innovator.
Scientific or Technical Award (Academy Award of Merit) -- To EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY for the research and development of a Duplicating Color film for Motion Pictures.
Scientific or Technical Award (Academy Award of Merit) -- To STEFAN KUDELSKI of Nagra Magnetic Recorders, Incorporated, for the continuing research, design and development of the Nagra Production Sound Recorder for Motion Pictures.
Scientific or Technical Award (Academy Award of Merit) -- To PANAVISION, INCORPORATED, and its engineering staff under the direction of ROBERT E. GOTTSCHALK, for the concept, design and continuous development of the Panaflex Motion Picture Camera System.