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Oscars 2020: Non-English film clinches Best Picture Posted On 12 February 2020

 

“Parasite” received four awards at this year’s Oscars, including the prestigious Best Picture award: making it the first time that a non-English language film has done so.

The 92nd Academy Awards honoured the best films of the year, with the event taking place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

Presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, this year’s ceremony was eagerly-awaited, with actors across the globe hoping to bag one of the prestigious awards – with a select few not leaving the ceremony disappointed. But who were the main winners on the night?

Actress in a Supporting Role:
Laura Dern, Marriage Story

Actor in a Supporting Role:
Brad Pitt, Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

International Feature Film:
South Korea, Parasite

Documentary (short):
Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl)

Documentary Feature:
American Factory

Original Song:
(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again, “Rocketman”

Animated Feature Film:
Toy Story 4

Adapted Screenplay:
JoJo Rabbit

Original Screenplay:
Parasite

Actor in a Leading Role:
Joaquin Phoenix, The Joker

Actress in a Leading Role:
Renee Zellweger, Judy

Director:
Bong Joon Ho, Parasite

Production Design:
Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

Cinematography:
1917

Costume Design:
Little Women

Visual Effects:
1917

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