Abacus: Small Enough to Jail
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BEST PICTURE: "Million Dollar Baby"
BEST ACTRESS: Hilary Swank, "Million Dollar Baby"
SUPPORTING ACTOR: Morgan Freeman, "Million Dollar Baby"
DIRECTOR: Clint Eastwood, "Million Dollar Baby"
ANIMATED FEATURE: "The Incredibles"
FOREIGN FILM: "The Sea Inside," Spain
CINEMATOGRAPHY: "The Aviator," Robert Richardson
FILM EDITING: "The Aviator," Thelma Schoonmaker
ORIGINAL SONG: "Al Otro Lado del Rio," from "The Motorcycle Diaries," by Jorge Drexler
ORIGINAL SCORE: "Finding Neverland," Jan A.P. Kaczmarek
DOCUMENTARY SHORT: "Mighty Times: The Children's March," Robert Hudson and Bobby Houston
LIVE ACTION SHORT: "Wasp," Andrea Arnold
ANIMATED SHORT: "Ryan," Chris Landreth
ART DIRECTION: "The Aviator," Dante Ferretti, Francesca Lo Schiavo
COSTUME DESIGN: "The Aviator," Sandy Powell
MAKEUP: "Lemony Snicket's a Series of Unfortunate Events," Valli O'Reilly, Bill Corso
SOUND EDITING: "The Incredibles," Michael Silvers and Randy Thom
SOUND MIXING: "Ray," Scott Millan, Greg Orloff, Bob Beemer and Steve Cantamessa
VISUAL EFFECTS: "Spider-Man 2," John Dykstra, Scott Stokdyk, Anthony LaMolinara and John Frazier
HONORARY OSCAR: Sidney Lumet
JEAN HERSHOLT HUMANITARIAN AWARD: Roger Mayer
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