MVFF Continues Success at Oscars 2013: Here's the Complete List of Winners

With 'Argo,' 'Life of Pi' and 'Silver Linings Playbook' nabbing major Academy Awards, films that screened at Marin's film festival continue to be rewarded with Hollywood's biggest prize.

For the third straight year, a Hollywood film that screened at the Mill Valley Film Festival has garnered the biggest prize of the night at the Academy Awards. At the 2013 edition Sunday night, Ben Affleck's Argo, which made its U.S. premiere at the Smith Rafael Film Center last October in an event that featured actor Bryan Cranston and Adapted Screenplay Oscar winner Chris Terrio, won for Best Picture, besting a field that included a slew of heavy hitters.

Argo's victory comes on the heels of Best Picture wins for MVFF faves The Artist in 2012 and The King's Speech in 2011.

ln addition, both Silver Linings Playbook and Life of Pi, which opened and closed the 35th Mill Valley Film Festival, respectively, took home Best Director (Ang Lee and Best Actress (Jennifer Lawrence).

Here are the Oscar winners among the complete nominations list for the 2013 Academy Awards:

Best Motion Picture

Argo — Winner
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Django Unchained
Les Misérables
Life of Pi
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty 

Achievement in Directing

Ang Lee, Life of Pi — Winner
Benh Zeitlin, Beasts of the Southern Wild
David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook
Michael Haneke, Amour
Steven Spielberg, Lincoln

Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Bradley Cooper, Silver Linings Playbook
Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln — Winner
Denzel Washington, Flight
Hugh Jackman, Les Misérables
Joaquin Phoenix, The Master

Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

Emmanuelle Riva, Amour
Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook — Winner
Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty
Naomi Watts, The Impossible
Quvenzhané Wallis, Beasts of the Southern Wild

Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Alan Arkin, Argo
Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained — Winner
Phillip Seymour Hoffman, The Master
Robert De Niro, Silver Linings Playbook
Tommy Lee Jones, Lincoln

Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

Amy Adams, The Master
Anne Hathaway, Les Miserables — Winner
Helen Hunt, The Sessions
Jacki Weaver, Silver Linings Playbook
Sally Field, Lincoln

Best Animated Feature Film

Brave — Winner
The Pirates! Band of Misfits
Wreck-It Ralph

Original Screenplay

Amour, Michael Haneke
Django Unchained, Quentin Tarantino — Winner
Flight, John Gatins
Moonrise Kingdom, Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola
Zero Dark Thirty, Mark Boal

Adapted Screenplay

Argo, Chris Terrio — Winner
Beasts of the Southern Wild, Lucy Alibar and Benh Zeitlin
Life of Pi, David Magee
Lincoln, Tony Kushner
Silver Linings Playbook, David O. Russell

Best Foreign-Language Film

A Royal Affair (Denmark)
Amour (Austria) — Winner
No (Chile)
War Witch (Canada)
Kontiki (Norway)

Original Score

Anna Karenina, Dario Marianelli
Argo, Alexandre Desplat
Life of Pi, Mychael Danna —Winner

Lincoln, John Williams
Skyfall, Thomas Newman

Original Song

"Before My Time," J. Ralph; Chasing Ice
"Everybody Needs a Best Friend," Walter Murphy and Seth McFarlane; Ted
"Pi's Lullaby," Mychael Danna and Bombay Jayashri; Life of Pi
"Skyfall," Adele Adkins and Paul Epworth; Skyfall — Winner
"Suddenly," Claude-Michel Schönberg, Herbert Kretzmer and Alain Boulil; Les Misérables 

Achievement in Production Direction

Anna Karenina
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Les Misérables
Life of Pi
Lincoln — Winner

Achievement in Cinematography

Anna Karenina, Seamus McGarvey
Django Unchained, Robert Richardson
Life of Pi, Claudio Miranda — Winner

 Lincoln, Janusz Kaminski

Skyfall, Roger Deakins

Achievement in Costume Design

Anna Karenina, Jacqueline Durran — Winner
Les Misérables, Paco Delgado
Lincoln, Joanna Johnston
Mirror Mirror, Eiko Ishioka
Snow White and the Huntsman, Colleen Atwood

Best Documentary Feature

5 Broken Cameras
The Gatekeepers
How to Survive a Plague
The Invisible War
Searching for a Sugar Man — Winner

Best Documentary Short Subject

Inocente — Winner
Kings Point
Mondays at Racine
Open Heart

Achievement in Film Editing

Argo — Winner
Life of Pi
Silver Linings Playbook
Zero Dark Thirty

Achievement in Makeup & Hairstyling

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Les Misérables — Winner

Best Animated Short Film

Adam and Dog
Fresh Guacamole
Head Over Heels
Maggie Simpson in "The Longest Daycare"
Paperman — Winner

Best Live-Action Short Film

Buzkashi Boys
Curfew — Winner
Death of a Shadow

Achievement in Sound Editing

Django Unchained
Life of Pi
Skyfall — Winner
Zero Dark Thirty — Winner

Achievement in Sound Mixing

Les Misérables — Winner
Life of Pi

Achievement in Visual Effects

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Life of Pi — Winner
Marvel's The Avengers
Snow White and the Huntsman

Are you surprised by the winners? Did anyone get "robbed," in your opinion?


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