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9th Academy Awards
Date March 4, 1937
Site Biltmore Hotel
Host George Jessel
Best Picture The Great Ziegfeld
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The 9th Academy Awards were held on March 4, 1937 at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, California. They were hosted by George Jessel. This ceremony marked the first time in which the categories of Best Supporting Actor and Best Supporting Actress were awarded.


Winners and nominees

Winners are highlighted in boldface.


Best Motion Picture Of The Year

Achievement in Directing

Best Performance By An Actor In A Leading Role

Best Performance by An Actress In A Leading Role

Best Performance by An Actor In a Supporting Role

Best Performance by An Actress In a Supporting Role

Best Writing, Screenplay

Best Writing, Original Story

Art Decoration

Achievement In Cinematography

Sound Recording

Assistant Director

Short Subjects: Cartoons

Short Subjects: One-Reel

Short Subjects: Two-Reel

Short Subjects: Color

Music: Best Song

Music: Best Score

Film Editing

Dance Direction

This award was only given out for three years (1935-1937).

Special Award


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