34th Academy Award Ceremony

Date: April 9, 1962

Best Picture

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Best Actress in a Leading Role

  • Sophia Loren for Two Women

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Best Director

Best Original Story & Screenplay

  • William Inge for Splendor in the Grass

Best Adapted Screenplay

Best Cinematography, Colour

Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Colour

Best Costume Design, Black-and-White

  • Piero Gherardi for La Dolce Vita

Best Costume Design, Colour

Best Sound

Best Film Editing

Best Special Effects

  • Bill Warrington (visual) & Chris Greenham (audio) for The Guns of Navarone

Best Original Song

  • Henry Mancini (music) & Johnny Mercer (lyrics) for “Moon River” from Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Best Scoring of a Musical Picture

  • Saul Chaplin, Johnny Green, Sid Ramin, & Irwin Kostal for West Side Story

Best Music, Scoring of Dramatic or Comedy Picture

  • Henry Mancini for Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Best Short Subject, Live-Action Subjects

  • (Templar Film Studios) for Seawards the Great Ships

Best Short Subject, Cartoons

  • (Zagreb Film) for The Substitute

Best Documentary, Short Subjects

  • Frank P. Bibas for Project Hope

Best Documentary, Features

  • Arthur Cohn & René Lafuite for Le ciel et la boue

Best Foreign Language Film

  • Through a Glass Darkly (Sweden)

Honorary Award

  • William L. Hendricks for A Force in Readiness
  • Fred L. Metzler
  • Jerome Robbins