38th Academy Award Ceremony

Date: April 18, 1966

Best Picture

Best Actor in a Leading Role

  • Lee Marvin for Cat Ballou

Best Actress in a Leading Role

  • Julie Christie for Darling

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

  • Shelley Winters for A Patch of Blue

Best Director

Best Original Story & Screenplay

  • Frederic Raphael for Darling

Best Adapted Screenplay

  • Robert Bolt for Doctor Zhivago

Best Cinematography, Colour

  • Freddie Young for Doctor Zhivago

Best Cinematography, Black-and-White

  • Ernest Laszlo for Ships of Fools

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

  • Robert Clatworthy & Joseph Kish for Ship of Fools

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Colour

  • John Box, Terence Marsh, & Dario Simoni for Doctor Zhivago

Best Costume Design, Black-and-White

  • Julie Harris for Darling

Best Costume Design, Colour

  • Phyllis Dalton for Doctor Zhivago

Best Sound

Best Film Editing

Best Sound Effects

  • Treg Brown for The Great Race

Best Special Visual Effects

  • John Stears for Thunderball

Best Original Song

  • Johnny Mandel (music), Paul Francis Webster (lyrics) for “The Shadow of Your Smile” from The Sandpiper

Best Substantially Original Score

  • Maurice Jarre for Doctor Zhivago

Best Music, Scoring of Adaptation or Treatment

Best Short Subject, Live-Action Subjects

  • Claude Berri for Le poulet

Best Short Subject, Cartoons

  • Chuck Jones & Les Goldman for The Dot and the Line: A Romance in Lower Mathematics

Best Documentary, Short Subjects

  • Francis Thompson for To Be Alive!

Best Documentary, Features

  • Sidney Glazier for The Eleanor Roosevelt Story

Best Foreign Language Film

  • The Shop on Main Street (Czechoslovakia)

Honourary Award

  • Bob Hope