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Who got first Oscar award in?

Who got first Oscar award in?

German actor Emil Jannings won the Best Actor honor for his roles in The Last Command and The Way of All Flesh, while 22-year-old Janet Gaynor was the only female winner. After receiving three out of the five Best Actress nods, she won for all three roles, in Seventh Heaven, Street Angel and Sunrise.

Has any Indian movie won Oscar?

The prestigious Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, honour the best talent in films, be it Hollywood or International cinema. Although India sends an official entry to the Oscars every year, no Indian film has won under the Best Foreign Film category.

What was the first best picture Oscar?

1st Academy Awards/Best pictures

Who is the man with most Oscar awards?

Katharine Hepburn won four Academy Awards (all for Best Actress), more than any other actor or actress in the history of the award.

What 3 films have won 11 Oscars?

Three films have won 11 Academy Awards:

  • Ben-Hur (1959) – 15 categories available for nomination; nominated for 12.
  • Titanic (1997) – 17 categories available for nomination; nominated for 14.
  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) – 17 categories available for nomination; nominated for 11.

    What movies won 9 Oscars?

    Oscars® Movie Title Year
    Films with 9 wins – 3
    9 The English Patient 1996
    9 Gigi 1958
    9 The Last Emperor 1987

    How many Indians have won Oscar?

    India can now claim eight Academy Awards, including two for the 2008 film Slumdog Millionaire (score and sound mixing), an honorary Oscar in 1992 for director Satyajit Ray and several technical awards.

    Who was the first Indian actor to win an Oscar?

    Bhanu Athaiya won the Oscars for Best Costume Design for the film Gandhi in the year 1983. The biopic on Mahatma Gandhi went on to receive Best Picture and Best Actor, along with 5 other Oscars.

    Who is the only Indian to win an Academy Award?

    This is the list of Indians who are Academy Award (informally known as the Oscars) winners and nominees. Satyajit Ray is the only Indian who has received an Honorary Academy Award, and A. R. Rahman is the only Indian who has won more than one Academy Award in 2009.

    Who was the first Asian American to be nominated for an Oscar?

    Most Oscar-nominated Asian of all time, with ten nominations. Iranian descent. Filipino descent. First Asian American to be nominated for Best Cinematography since Howe. Chinese descent. First Asian nominated for Best Film Editing. First Asian American nominated for Best Film Editing.

    Who is the greatest Indian film director of all time?

    Satyajit Ray is a multi-facted Indian filmmaker who is considered as one of the greatest directors in the world. Although he predominantly worked in Bengali films, Ray has a profound influence on local and international filmmakers. He authored several short stories which were later adapted into movies.