9th Academy Award Ceremony

Date: March 4, 1937

Best Picture

Best Actor in a Leading Role

  • Paul Muni for The Story of Louis Pasteur

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

  • Walter Brennan for Come and Get It

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

  • Gale Sondergaard for Anthony Adverse

Best Director

  • Frank Capra for Mr. Deeds Goes to Washington

Best Assistant Director

  • Jack Sullivan for The Charge of the Light Brigade

Best Writing, Original Story

  • Pierre Collings & Sheridan Gibney for The Story of Louis Pasteur

Best Writing, Screenplay

  • Pierre Collings & Sheridan Gibney for The Story of Louis Pasteur

Best Cinematography

  • Tony Gaudio for Anthony Adverse

Best Art Direction

  • Richard Day for Dodsworth

Best Sound, Recording

  • Douglas Shearer for San Francisco

Best Film Editing

  • Ralph Dawson for Anthony Adverse

Best Original Song

  • Jerome Kern & Dorothy Fields for “The Way You Look Tonight” from Swing Time

Best Score

  • Leo F. Forbstein for Anthony Adverse

Best Short Subject, Two-Reel

  • The Public Pays

Best Short Subject, One-Reel

  • Hal Roach for Board of Education

Best Short Subject, Cartoons

  • Walt Disney for The Country Cousin

Best Short Subject, Colour

  • Give Me Liberty

Best Dance Direction

Honorary Award

  • (March of Time)
  • W. Howard Green & Harold Rosson for The Garden of Allah