86th Academy Awards

86th Academy Awards

The 86th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), honored the actors, technical achievements, and films of 2013 and took place on March 2, 2014, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles.

Winner and nominees

The nominees for the 86th Academy Awards were announced on January 16, 2014, at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, California, by Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy, and actor Chris Hemsworth.

Best Picture and Best Director

Best actor and Best Actress

Best Supporting Actor and Best Supporting Actress

Best Writing - Original Screenplay and Best Writing adapted screenplay

Best Animated feature film and best foreign language film

Best Documentary - Feature and Best Documentary - Short Subject

Best Live Action Short film and Best Animated Short Film

Best Original Score and Best Original song

Best Sound Editing and Best Sound Mixing

Best Production Design and Best Cinematography

Best Makeup and Hairstyling and Best Costume Design

Best Film Editing and Best Visual Effect

Multiple Awards and Nominations

Presenters and Performers

Ceremony Information

The annual In Memoriam tribute, was presented by actress Glenn Close. The montage featured an excerpt of the main title from Somewhere in Time by composer John Barry. At the conclusion of the tribute, singer Bette Midler performed her song "Wind Beneath My Wings" from the film Beaches.

86th Academy Awards