Oscar Awards 2016 conferred; Film Mad Max: Fury Road won maximum awards

Feb 29, 2016 11:11 IST

88th Academy Awards, popularly called Oscar Awards, were conferred on 29 February 2016. The award ceremony was held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles.

Oscar Award 2016

Chris Rock hosted the ceremony and Indian Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra made her debut on the Oscars red carpet and presented the award.  

The Oscar Awards for the year 2016 were presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) in 24 categories.

The list of winners of 88th Academy Awards

    Best Picture: Spotlight

    Best Director:  Alejandro González Iñárritu for The Revenant

    Best Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio for The Revenant

    Best Actress: Brie Larson for Room

    Best Supporting Actor:  Mark Rylance for Bridge of Spies

    Best Supporting Actress: Alicia Vikander for The Danish Girl

    Achievement in Costume Design:  Mad Max: Fury Road

    Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling:  Mad Max: Fury Road 

    Best Foreign Language Film:  Son of Saul

    Best Live Action Short Film:  Stutterer

    Best Documentary Short Subject:  A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness

    Original Screenplay:  Spotlight

    Achievement in Sound Mixing:  Mad Max: Fury Road

    Achievement in Sound Editing:  Mad Max: Fury Road

    Achievement in Visual Effects:  Ex Machina

    Best Animated Short Film:  Bear Story

    Best Animated Feature Film: Inside Out

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Who: Oscar Awards 2016

Where: Los Angeles , the US

What: Conferred

When: 29 February 2016

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