1st Academy Awards (1927/28): The Ceremony

Nominations Announcement | Ceremony Details | Presenters

Nominations Announcement

Nominations Announcement Date: Saturday, February 2, 1929

Ceremony Details

Awards Ceremony Date/Time: Thursday, May 16, 1929, 8:00pm
Location: Banquet, Blossom Room, Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, Los Angeles
Host: Douglas Fairbanks
Chairman: William C. DeMille
Length: 0 hours, 15 minutes
Viewers: 270 total

Presenters

Picture: Douglas Fairbanks (NOTE: Presented all awards, no specific order is given)
Unique and Artistic Picture: Douglas Fairbanks
Directing (Dramatic Picture): Douglas Fairbanks
Directing (Comedy Picture): Douglas Fairbanks
Actor: Douglas Fairbanks
Actress: Douglas Fairbanks
Writing: Adaptation: Douglas Fairbanks
Writing: Original Story: Douglas Fairbanks
Writing: Title Writing: Douglas Fairbanks
Cinematography: Douglas Fairbanks
Production Design: Douglas Fairbanks
Engineering Effects: Douglas Fairbanks
Special Award: Warner Bros. for “The Jazz Singer” and Charlie Chaplin for “The Circus”: Douglas Fairbanks

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