Award of the American academy of cinematographic arts and sciences, from 1940th known as "Oscar", - American film award created in 1929 and traditionally handed to the figures of cinematographic art for their contribution to creation of movies.
Did You Know?
Upon receiving his honorary award, Charles Chaplin
received a twelve-minute standing ovation - the longest in the history of the Academy Awards. See more
Sammy Davis Jr.
Tonight, the Academy is honoring two films about my people, "Shaft" and "Fiddler on the Roof."
Theme from Shaft
Written and Performed by Isaac Hayes See more