48th Academy Award Ceremony

Date: March 29, 1976

Best Picture

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

  • George Burns for The Sunshine Boys

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Best Director

Best Original Screenplay

Best Adapted Screenplay

Best Cinematography

  • John Alcott for Barry Lyndon

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

  • Ken Adams, Roy Walker, & Vernon Dixon for Barry Lyndon

Best Costume Design

  • Ulla-Britt Söderlund & Milena Canonero for Barry Lyndon

Best Sound

  • Robert L. Hoyt, Roger Heman Jr., Earl Madery, & John R. Carter for Jaws

Best Film Editing

  • Verna Fields for Jaws

Best Original Song

  • Keith Carradine for “I’m Easy” from Nashville

Best Original Dramatic Score

  • John Williams for Jaws

Best Scoring Adaptation and/or Original Song Score

  • Leonard Rosenman for Barry Lyndon

Best Short Subject, Live-Action

  • Bert Salzman for Angel and Big Joe

Best Short Subject, Animated

  • Bob Godfrey for Great (Isambard Kingdom Brunel)

Best Documentary, Short Subjects

  • Claire Wilbur & Robin Lehman for The End of the Game

Best Documentary, Features

  • F.R. Crawley, James Hager, & Dale Hartleben for The Man Who Skied Down Everest

Best Foreign Language Film

  • Dersu Uzala (Soviet Union)

Honourary Award

  • Mary Pickford

Special Achievement Award

  • Peter Berkos for The Hindenburg (for Sound Effects)
  • Albert Whitlock & Glen Robinson for The Hindenburg (for Visual Effects)