Hollywood’s biggest night came to a glittering end, but after a major confusion. The 89th Academy Awards, which were presented at the Dolby Theatre, Los Angeles, CA, concluded after celebrating some of the finest cinematic achievements in Hollywood and world cinema.
In a night which was clearly dominated by La La Land, it was Moonlight which walked away with the Best Picture award in the end, after a major slip up by Warren Beatty and Faye Resnick, who mistakenly presented the Best Picture trophy to La La Land, before Moonlight was revealed as the actual winner.
Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea) and Emma Stone (La La Land) were adjudged Best Actor and Best Actress respectively, while Damien Chazelle snatched away the Oscar for Best Director for his musical La La Land.
Here are the complete winners at the 89th Academy Awards:
Best Picture: Moonlight
Best Actor: Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea)
Best Actress: Emma Stone (La La Land)
Best Director: Damien Chazelle (La La Land)
Best Adapted Screenplay: Barry Jenkins; Story by Tarell Alvin McCraney (Moonlight)
Best Original Screenplay: Kenneth Lonergan (Manchester by the Sea)
Best Original Song: City of Stars (La La Land) Music by Justin Hurwitz; Lyric by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul
Best Music (Original Score): Justin Hurwitz (La La Land)
Cinematography: Linus Sandgren (La La Land)
Short Film (Live Action): Kristof Deak and Anna Udvardy (Sing)
Documentary (Short Subject): Orlando von Einsiedel and Joanna Natasegara (The White Helmets)
Film Editing: John Gilbert (Hacksaw Ridge)
Visual Effects: Robert Legato, Adam Valdez, Andrew R. Jones and Dan Lemmon (The Jungle Book)
Production Design: David Wasco (Production Design) and Sandy Reynolds-Wasco (Set Decoration) (La La Land)
Best Animated Feature Film: Byron Howard, Rich Moore and Clark Spencer (Zootopia)
Best Short Film (Animated): Alan Barillaro and Marc Sondheimer (Piper)
Best Foreign Language Film: Directed by Asghar Farhadi (The Salesman)
Best Supporting Actor: Mahershala Ali (Moonlight)
Best Supporting Actress: Viola Davis (Fences)
Sound Mixing: Kevin O’Connell, Andy Wright, Robert Mackenzie and Peter Grace (Hacksaw Ridge)
Sound Editing: Sylvain Bellemare (Arrival)
Best Documentary (Feature): Ezra Edelman and Caroline Waterlow (O.J.: Made in America)
Costume Design: Colleen Atwood (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them)
Makeup and Hairstyling: Alessandro Bertolazzi, Giorgio Gregorini and Christopher Nelson (Suicide Squad)
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