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The 35th Academy Awards (1963) Nominees and Winners

Held at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium on Monday, April 8, 1963,
honoring movies released in 1962.

Presenter Joan Crawford and Best Director David Lean ("Lawrence of Arabia").

Presenter Joan Crawford and Best Director David Lean ("Lawrence of Arabia").


  • Burt Lancaster in "Birdman of Alcatraz"
  • Jack Lemmon in "Days of Wine and Roses"
  • Marcello Mastroianni in "Divorce--Italian Style"
  • Peter O'Toole in "Lawrence of Arabia"
  • Gregory Peck in "To Kill a Mockingbird"

Actor in a Supporting Role

  • Ed Begley in "Sweet Bird of Youth"
  • Victor Buono in "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?"
  • Telly Savalas in "Birdman of Alcatraz"
  • Omar Sharif in "Lawrence of Arabia"
  • Terence Stamp in "Billy Budd"


  • Anne Bancroft in "The Miracle Worker"
  • Bette Davis in "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?"
  • Katharine Hepburn in "Long Day's Journey into Night"
  • Geraldine Page in "Sweet Bird of Youth"
  • Lee Remick in "Days of Wine and Roses"

Actress in a Supporting Role

  • Mary Badham in "To Kill a Mockingbird"
  • Patty Duke in "The Miracle Worker"
  • Shirley Knight in "Sweet Bird of Youth"
  • Angela Lansbury in "The Manchurian Candidate"
  • Thelma Ritter in "Birdman of Alcatraz"

Art Direction (Black-and-White)

  • "Days of Wine and Roses" Art Direction: Joseph Wright; Set Decoration: George James Hopkins
  • "The Longest Day" Art Direction: Ted Haworth, Leon Barsacq, Vincent Korda; Set Decoration: Gabriel Bechir
  • "Period of Adjustment" Art Direction: George W. Davis, Edward Carfagno; Set Decoration: Henry Grace, Dick Pefferle
  • "The Pigeon That Took Rome" Art Direction: Hal Pereira, Roland Anderson; Set Decoration: Sam Comer, Frank R. McKelvy
  • "To Kill a Mockingbird" Art Direction: Alexander Golitzen, Henry Bumstead; Set Decoration: Oliver Emert

Art Direction (Color)

  • "Lawrence of Arabia" Art Direction: John Box, John Stoll; Set Decoration: Dario Simoni
  • "Meredith Willson's The Music Man" Art Direction: Paul Groesse; Set Decoration: George James Hopkins
  • "Mutiny on the Bounty" Art Direction: George W. Davis, J. McMillan Johnson; Set Decoration: Henry Grace, Hugh Hunt
  • "That Touch of Mink" Art Direction: Alexander Golitzen, Robert Clatworthy; Set Decoration: George Milo
  • "The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm" Art Direction: George W. Davis, Edward Carfagno; Set Decoration: Henry Grace, Dick Pefferle

Cinematography (Black-and-White)

  • "Birdman of Alcatraz" Burnett Guffey
  • "The Longest Day" Jean Bourgoin, Walter Wottitz, (Henri Persin)
  • "To Kill a Mockingbird" Russell Harlan
  • "Two for the Seesaw" Ted McCord
  • "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?" Ernest Haller

Cinematography (Color)

  • "Gypsy" Harry Stradling, Sr.
  • "Hatari!" Russell Harlan
  • "Lawrence of Arabia" Fred A. Young
  • "Mutiny on the Bounty" Robert L. Surtees
  • "The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm" Paul C. Vogel

Costume Design (Black-and-White)

  • "Days of Wine and Roses" Don Feld
  • "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance" Edith Head
  • "The Miracle Worker" Ruth Morley
  • "Phaedra" Denny Vachlioti
  • "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?" Norma Koch

Costume Design (Color)

  • "Bon Voyage!" Bill Thomas
  • "Gypsy" Orry-Kelly
  • "Meredith Willson's The Music Man" Dorothy Jeakins
  • "My Geisha" Edith Head
  • "The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm" Mary Wills


  • "David and Lisa" Frank Perry
  • "Divorce--Italian Style" Pietro Germi
  • "Lawrence of Arabia" David Lean
  • "The Miracle Worker" Arthur Penn
  • "To Kill a Mockingbird" Robert Mulligan

Documentary (Feature)

  • "Alvorada (Brazil's Changing Face)" Hugo Niebeling, Producer
  • "Black Fox" Louis Clyde Stoumen, Producer

Documentary (Short Subject)

  • "Dylan Thomas" Jack Howells, Producer
  • "The John Glenn Story" William L. Hendricks, Producer
  • "The Road to the Wall" Robert Saudek, Producer

Film Editing

  • "Lawrence of Arabia" Anne Coates
  • "The Longest Day" Samuel E. Beetley
  • "The Manchurian Candidate" Ferris Webster
  • "Meredith Willson's The Music Man" William Ziegler
  • "Mutiny on the Bounty" John McSweeney, Jr.

Foreign Language Film

  • "Electra" Greece
  • "The Four Days of Naples" Italy
  • "Keeper of Promises (The Given Word)" Brazil
  • "Sundays and Cybele" France
  • "Tlayucan" Mexico

Music (Music Score – substantially original)

  • "Freud" Jerry Goldsmith
  • "Lawrence of Arabia" Maurice Jarre
  • "Mutiny on the Bounty" Bronislau Kaper
  • "Taras Bulba" Franz Waxman
  • "To Kill a Mockingbird" Elmer Bernstein

Music (Scoring of Music – adaptation or treatment)

  • "Billy Rose's Jumbo" George Stoll
  • "Gigot" Michel Magne
  • "Gypsy" Frank Perkins
  • "Meredith Willson's The Music Man" Ray Heindorf
  • "The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm" Leigh Harline

Music (Song)

  • "Days of Wine and Roses" from "Days of Wine and Roses" Music by Henry Mancini; Lyrics by Johnny Mercer
  • "Love Song From Mutiny On The Bounty (Follow Me)" from "Mutiny on the Bounty" Music by Bronislau Kaper; Lyrics by Paul Francis Webster
  • "Song From Two For The Seesaw (Second Chance)" from "Two for the Seesaw" Music by Andre Previn; Lyrics by Dory Langdon
  • "Tender Is the Night" from "Tender Is the Night" Music by Sammy Fain; Lyrics by Paul Francis Webster
  • "Walk on the Wild Side" from "Walk on the Wild Side" Music by Elmer Bernstein; Lyrics by Mack David

Best Picture

  • "Lawrence of Arabia" Sam Spiegel, Producer
  • "The Longest Day" Darryl F. Zanuck, Producer
  • "Meredith Willson's The Music Man" Morton Da Costa, Producer
  • "Mutiny on the Bounty" Aaron Rosenberg, Producer
  • "To Kill a Mockingbird" Alan J. Pakula, Producer

Short Subject (Cartoon)

  • "The Hole" John Hubley and Faith Hubley, Producers
  • "Icarus Montgolfier Wright" Jules Engel, Producer
  • "Now Hear This" Warner Bros.
  • "Self Defense--For Cowards" William L. Snyder, Producer
  • "Symposium on Popular Songs" Walt Disney, Producer

Short Subject (Live Action)

  • "Big City Blues" Martina Huguenot van der Linden and Charles Huguenot van der Linden, Producers
  • "The Cadillac" Robert Clouse, Producer
  • "The Cliff Dwellers (formerly titled "One Plus One")" Hayward Anderson, Producer
  • "Heureux Anniversaire (Happy Anniversary)" Pierre Etaix and J.C. Carrière, Producers
  • "Pan" Herman van der Horst, Producer


  • "Bon Voyage!" Walt Disney Studio Sound Department, Robert O. Cook, Sound Director
  • "Lawrence of Arabia" Shepperton Studio Sound Department, John Cox, Sound Director
  • "Meredith Willson's The Music Man" Warner Bros. Studio Sound Department, George R. Groves, Sound Director
  • "That Touch of Mink" Universal City Studio Sound Department, Waldon O. Watson, Sound Director
  • "What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?" Glen Glenn Sound Department, Joseph Kelly, Sound Director

Special Effects

  • "The Longest Day" Visual Effects by Robert MacDonald; Audible Effects by Jacques Maumont
  • "Mutiny on the Bounty" Visual Effects by A. Arnold Gillespie; Audible Effects by Milo Lory

Writing (Screenplay – based on material from another medium)

  • "David and Lisa" Eleanor Perry
  • "Lawrence of Arabia" Robert Bolt, Michael Wilson
  • "Lolita" Vladimir Nabokov
  • "The Miracle Worker" William Gibson
  • "To Kill a Mockingbird" Horton Foote

Writing (Story and Screenplay – written directly for the screen)

  • "Divorce--Italian Style" Ennio de Concini, Alfredo Giannetti, Pietro Germi
  • "Freud" Story by Charles Kaufman; Screenplay by Charles Kaufman, Wolfgang Reinhardt
  • "Last Year at Marienbad" Alain Robbe-Grillet
  • "That Touch of Mink" Stanley Shapiro, Nate Monaster
  • "Through a Glass Darkly" Ingmar Bergman

  • Star indicates a win.
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