‘Gravity’, ‘Great Gatsby’, ‘Frozen’ grabs most of Oscar trophies
The early winners at the 86th Oscars were Jared Leto while Disney’s 3D animation drama ‘Frozen’ and ‘Gravity’ won the Oscar trophies in animation and visual effects categories
Leto, a strong favorite, won the first trophy of the night for his role of a transgender AIDS patient in ‘Dallas Buyers Club’.
‘Frozen’ defeated ‘The Croods’, ‘Despicable Me 2’, ‘Ernest & Celestine’ and ‘The Wind Rises’ to score in the animated category.
The Best director Oscar went to Alfonso Cuaron for his 3D space drama ‘Gravity’. When the Cate Blanchett won Oscar as best actress for her role in Woody Allen directed ‘Blue Jasmine’ and Matthew McConaughey as best actor for his role in ‘Dallas Buyers Club. “12 Years A Slave” won best picture Oscar at the 86th Academy Awards. While, Lupita Nyong’o won best supporting actress Oscar for her role in “12 Years A Slave”.
‘Gravity’ which has maximum nominations with ‘The American Hustle’ won its first award of the night in the best visual effects category while the best costume design went to ‘The Great Gatsby’.
‘Gravity’ won five awards in technical category. The film was awarded in a film editing category for his 3D space drama, cinematography by Emmanuel Lubezki for his stunning camera work, sound editing and mixing categories for Glenn Freemantle and Skip Lievsay, Niv Adiri, Christopher Benstead and Chris Munro, Visual Effects with Tim Webber, Chris Lawrence, Dave Shirk and Neil Corbould
The other technical trophies of the night were won by ‘The Great Gatsby’, which had a cameo by Indian star Amitabh Bachchan.
‘The Great Gatsby’ won a trophy to Catherine Martin in the best costume design category while its other award came for production design.
‘Dallas Buyers Club’ took home the best make-up and hairstylling trophy.
Best animated short film Oscar went to ‘Mr Hublot’ while ‘Helium’ was named best live action short film.
‘20 Feet from Stardom’ was named the best documentary feature and best documentary short went to ‘The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life’.