The biggest night of the year for stars of the screen and the men behind the top films of 1969, as Hollywood presents the annual Academy Awards - the coveted "Oscars".
GV pavilion. SCU Mrs & Mr Zanuck. CU John Wayne arrives. TV interior crowd. TV Jerome Hellman (Producer) by Taylor for best picture (Midnight Cowboy). TV pan from Taylor to Hellman. GV crowd. SCU 'Hello Dolly' sound award, Candice Bergen in b/g. GV Conrad Hall award (cinematography) from John Wayne for 'Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid'. TV Burt Bacarach (best score). TV best actress award to Maggie Smith for 'The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie', Oscar given to Alice Ghostly on Smith's behalf. TV Richard Burton. John Wayne best actor for 'True Grit'. TV Wayne presented by Barbra Streisand.
Personalities - Performers; United States of America; Entertainment and Leisure; Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments; Personalities - Producers; Richard Zanuck; Personalities - Relatives; Mrs Zanuck; Elizabeth Taylor; Jerome Hellman; Personalities - Musicians; Personalities - Cameramen