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2011 Academy Award Winners

Last night people all over the world watched the 2011 Academy Awards while the winners were being announced. And no one was surprised that The King's Speech won best picture. Overall the awards were distributed evenly between several of the top movies including Inception, The Fighter and The Social Network.

Here is the list of winners for the 2011 Academy Awards:

- Best picture – “The King’s Speech”

- Best director – “The King’s Speech” (Tom Hooper)

- Best actor – Colin Firth (“The King’s Speech”)

- Best actress – Natalie Portman (“Black Swan”)

- Supporting actor – Christian Bale (“The Fighter”)

- Supporting actress – Melissa Leo (“The Fighter”)

- Original screenplay – “The King’s Speech” (David Seidler)

- Adapted screenplay – “The Social Network” (Aaron Sorkin)

- Foreign language film – “In a Better World” (Denmark)

- Animated feature – “Toy Story 3?

- Original song – “We Belong Together” from “Toy Story 3? (Randy Newman)

- Original score – “The Social Network” (Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross)

- Film editing – “The Social Network” (Angus Wall, Kirk Baxter)

- Cinematography – “Inception” (Wally Pfister)

- Sound Mixing – “Inception (Lora Hirschberg, Gary A. Rizzo, Ed Novick)

- Sound editing – “Inception” (Richard King)

- Visual effects – “Inception” (Paul Franklin, Chris Corbould, Andrew Lockley, Peter Bebb)

- Art direction – “Alice in Wonderland” (Robert Stromberg, Karen O’Hara)

- Costume design – “Alice in Wonderland” (Colleen Atwood)

- Makeup – “The Wolfman” (Rick Baker, Dave Elsey)

- Documentary feature – “Inside Job”

- Documentary short subject – “Strangers No More”

- Live action short film – “God of Love”

- Animated short film – “The Lost Thing”

Source:2011 Academy Awards Winners List

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