1956 Oscars

Academy Awards

Noms 122 | Wins 27

Best Actor






Best Actor in a Supporting Role



NOMINATED

ARTHUR KENNEDY

Trial


NOMINATED

JOE MANTELL

Marty



Best Actress






Best Actress in a Supporting Role



NOMINATED

BETSY BLAIR

Marty




Best Art Direction (Black-and-White)






Best Art Direction (Color)






Best Cinematography (Black-and-White)






Best Cinematography (Color)






Best Costume Design (Black-and-White)




NOMINATED

Jean Louis

QUEEN BEE



Best Costume Design (Color)






Best Directing





NOMINATED

Joshua Logan

PICNIC


Best Documentary (Feature)



Best Documentary (Short Subject)




Best Film Editing






Best Music (Original Score)





NOMINATED

George Duning

PICNIC


Best Music (Song)




NOMINATED

DADDY LONG LEGS


NOMINATED

THE TENDER TRAP


NOMINATED

UNCHAINED

Best Picture





NOMINATED

Fred Kohlmar

PICNIC


Best Sound Recording






Best Special Effects









Best Writing (Original Screenplay)






Best Writing (Original Story)






Short Subject - Cartoon