academy awards
academy awards

On March 12, 2023, the “95th Academy Awards” ceremony was held at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles, with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) presenting the awards. The awards was hosted by “Ricky Kirshner” and produced by “Ricky Kirshner” and “Glenn Weiss” who is also the director of the event.

As Hollywood’s biggest awards show, the Oscars ceremony originally known as “Academy Awards” brought together the brightest stars from across the globe. The Indian film fraternity also participated in the event as numerous Indian films were nominated. The Academy Awards this year have generated more buzz in India. This is due to the fact that many successful Indian films were nominated in a variety of categories, such as Best Foreign Language Film, Best Documentary Film etc.

Winners and Nominations of Academy Awards


Category Winners
Best Picture Everything Everywhere All at Once
Best Director Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert
Best Actor Brendan Fraser
Best Actress Michelle Yeoh
Best Supporting Actor Ke Huy Quan
Best Supporting Actress Jamie Lee Curtis
Best Original Screenplay Everything Everywhere All at Once 

(Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert)

Best Adapted Screenplay Women Talking (Sarah Polley)
Best Animated Feature Film Guillermo Del Toro’s Pinocchio
Best International Feature Film All Quiet on the Western Front
Best Documentary Feature Navalny
Best Documentary Short Subject The Elephant Whisperers
Best Live Action Short Film  An Irish Goodbye
Best Animated Short Film The Boy, the Mole, The Fox and the Horse
Best Original Score All Quiet on the Western Front
Best Original Song RRR (Naatu-Naatu)
Best Sound Top Gun: Maverick
Best Production Design All Quiet on the Western Front
Best Cinematography All Quiet on the Western Front
Best Makeup and Hairstyling The Whale
Best Costume Design  Black Panther: Wakanda Forever
Best Film Editing Everything Everywhere All at Once
Best Visual Effects Avatar: The Way of Waters


It was a big night for India as India won its first Oscar of 2023 with “The Elephant Whisperers” winning Best Documentary Short Film. Later, the team of “RRR” made the country proud when their original song, “Naatu Naatu”, won the Best Music (Original Song) award.

Jr. NTR at Oscars
Jr. NTR at Oscars
Ram Charan and Jr. NTR at Oscars Ceramony
Ram Charan and Jr. NTR at Oscars Ceramony