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The Complete Oscar Quest: 44th Academy Awards (1971)

1971

Best Picture

  • A Clockwork Orange
  • Fiddler on the Roof
  • The French Connection
  • The Last Picture Show
  • Nicholas and Alexandra

Best Director

  • Peter Bogdanovich, The Last Picture Show
  • William Friedkin, The French Connection
  • Norman Jewison, Fiddler on the Roof
  • Stanley Kubrick, A Clockwork Orange
  • John Schlesinger, Sunday Bloody Sunday

Best Actor

  • Peter Finch, Sunday Bloody Sunday
  • Gene Hackman, The French Connection
  • Walter Matthau, Kotch
  • George C. Scott, The Hospital
  • Chaim Topol, Fiddler on the Roof

Best Actress

  • Julie Christie, McCabe & Mrs. Miller
  • Jane Fonda, Klute
  • Glenda Jackson, Sunday Bloody Sunday
  • Vanessa Redgrave, Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Janet Suzman, Nicholas and Alexandra

Best Supporting Actor

  • Jeff Bridges, The Last Picture Show
  • Leonard Frey, Fiddler on the Roof
  • Richard Jaeckel, Sometimes a Great Notion
  • Ben Johnson, The Last Picture Show
  • Roy Scheider, The French Connection

Best Supporting Actress

  • Ann-Margret, Carnal Knowledge
  • Ellen Burstyn, The Last Picture Show
  • Barbara Harris, Who Is Harry Kellerman and Why Is He Saying Those Terrible Things About Me?
  • Cloris Leachman, The Last Picture Show
  • Margaret Leighton, The Go-Between

Best Original Screenplay

  • The Hospital
  • Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion
  • Klute
  • Summer of ’42
  • Sunday Bloody Sunday

Best Adapted Screenplay

  • A Clockwork Orange
  • The Conformist
  • The French Connection
  • The Garden of the Finzi-Continis
  • The Last Picture Show

Best Editing

  • The Andromeda Strain
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • The French Connection
  • Kotch
  • Summer of ’42

Best Cinematography

  • Fiddler on the Roof
  • The French Connection
  • The Last Picture Show
  • Nicholas and Alexandra
  • Summer of ’42

Best Original Score (Dramatic)

  • Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Nicholas and Alexandra
  • Shaft
  • Straw Dogs
  • Summer of ’42

Best Original Song Score or Adaptation Score

  • Bedknobs and Broomstocks
  • The Boy Friend
  • Fiddler on the Roof
  • Tchaikovsky
  • Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

Best Original Song

  • “The Age of Not Believing,” from Bedknobs and Broomsticks
  • “All His Children,” from Sometimes a Great Notion
  • “Bless the Beasts and Children,” from Bless the Beasts and Children
  • “Life Is What You Make It,” from Kotch
  • “Theme from Shaft,” from Shaft

Best Art Direction

  • The Andromeda Strain
  • Bedknobs and Broomsticks
  • Fiddler on the Roof
  • Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Nicholas and Alexandra

Best Costume Design

  • Bedknobs and Broomsticks
  • Death in Venice
  • Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Nicholas and Alexandra
  • What’s the Matter with Helen?

Best Visual Effects

  • Bedknobs and Broomsticks
  • When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth

Best Sound Mixing

  • Diamonds are Forever
  • Fiddler on the Roof
  • The French Connection
  • Kotch
  • Mary, Queen of Scots

Best Foreign Language Film

  • Dodes’ka-den
  • The Emigrants
  • The Garden of the Finzi-Continis
  • The Policeman
  • Tchaikovsky

Best Documentary

  • Alaska Wilderness Lake
  • The Hellstrom Chronicle
  • On Any Sunday
  • Ra
  • The Sorrow and the Pity

Best Documentary Short

  • Adventures in Perception
  • Art Is…
  • The Numbers Start with the River
  • Sentinels of Silence
  • Somebody Waiting

Best Live-Action Short

  • Good Morning
  • The Rehearsal
  • Sentinels of Silence

Best Animated Short

  • The Crunch Bird
  • Evolution
  • The Selfish Giant

Total List of Films Nominated:

  1. The Andromeda Strain
  2. Bedknobs and Broomsticks
  3. Bless the Beasts and the Children
  4. The Boy Friend
  5. Carnal Knowledge
  6. A Clockwork Orange
  7. The Conformist
  8. Death in Venice
  9. Diamonds Are Forever
  10. Fiddler on the Roof
  11. The French Connection
  12. Tthe Garden of the Finzi-Continis
  13. The Go-Between
  14. The Hospital
  15. Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion
  16. Klute
  17. Kotch
  18. The Last Picture Show
  19. Mary, Queen of Scots
  20. McCabe & Mrs. Miller
  21. Nicholas and Alexandra
  22. Shaft
  23. Sometimes a Great Notion
  24. Straw Dogs
  25. Summer of ’42
  26. Sunday Bloody Sunday
  27. Tchaikovsky
  28. What’s the Matter with Helen?
  29. When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth
  30. Who Is Harry Kellerman and Why Is He Saying Those Terrible Things About Me?
  31. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

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