42nd Academy Award Ceremony

Date: April 7, 1970

Best Picture

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

  • Gig Young for They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Best Director

Best Original Story & Screenplay

  • William Goldman for Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Best Adapted Screenplay

Best Cinematography

  • Conrad L. Hall for Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

  • John Decuir, Jack Martin Smith, Herman A. Blumenthal, Walter M. Scott, George James Hopkins, Raphael Bretton for Hello, Dolly!

Best Costume Design

  • Margaret Furse for Anne of the Thousand Days

Best Sound

  • Jack Solomon & Murray Spivack for Hello, Dolly!

Best Film Editing

  • Françoise Bonnot for Z

Best Special Visual Effects

  • Robie Robinson for Marooned

Best Original Song

  • Burt Bacharach (music) & Hal David (lyrics) for “Raindrops Keep Fallin’ on My Head” from Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Best Music, Score of a Musical Production (Original or Adaptation)

  • Lennie Hayton & Lionel Newman for Hello, Dolly!

Best Music, Original Score for a Motion Picture (Not a Musical)

  • Burt Bacharach for Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Best Short Subject, Live-Action Subjects

  • Joan Keller Stern for The Magic Machines

Best Short Subject, Cartoons

  • Ward Kimball for It’s Tough to Be a Bird

Best Documentary, Short Subjects

  • Denis Sanders & Robert M. Fresco for Czechoslovakia 1918-1968

Best Documentary, Features

  • Bernard Chevry for L’amour de la vie – Artur Rubinstein

Best Foreign Language Film

  • (Algeria)

Honourary Award

  • Cary Grant