The 87th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, honored the best films of 2014 and took place on February 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, hosted by actor, singer, dancer, performer extraordinaire, Neil Patrick Harris.


Actor in a Supporting Role: J.K. Simmons, “Whiplash”

Costume Design: “The Grand Budapest Hotel”

Foreign Language Film: “Ida,” Poland

Live Action Short Film: “The Phone Call”

Documentary Short Subject: “Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1”

Sound Mixing: “Whiplash”

Sound Editing: “American Sniper”

Best Supporting Actress: Patricia Arquette, “Boyhood”

Visual Effects: “Interstellar”

Animated Short Film: “Feast”

Animated Feature Film: “Big Hero 6”

Production Design: “The Grand Budapest Hotel”

Cinematography: “Birdman”

Film Editing: “Whiplash”

Documentary Feature: “Citizenfour”

Original Song: “Glory,” “Selma”

Original Score: “The Grand Budapest Hotel”

Original Screenplay: “Birdman”

Adapted Screenplay: “The Imitation Game”

Directing: Alejandro: González Iñárritu, “Birdman”

Best Actor: Eddie Redmayne, “The Theory of Everything”

Best Actress: Julianne Moore, “Still Alice”

Best Picture: “Birdman”