28th Academy Awards

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The 28th Academy Awards were presented at the RKO Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles, California.wikipedia
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Harold Hecht

Harold Hecht ProductionsHecht-Rantz Agency
At the 28th Academy Awards ceremony in 1956, Hecht received a Best Picture Oscar for the 1955 Hecht-Lancaster Productions film Marty.

Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film

Best Foreign Language FilmAcademy Award for Best International Feature FilmBest International Feature Film
This was the final year in which the Best Foreign Language Film was a Special/Honorary award.
Between 1947 and 1955, the Academy presented Special/Honorary Awards to the best foreign language films released in the United States.

Picnic (1955 film)

Picnic was nominated for six Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and won two.

Academy Award for Best Picture

Best PictureBest Picture OscarOutstanding Production
Marty, a simple and low-budget film usually uncharacteristic of Best Picture recipients, became the shortest film (as well as the second Palme d'Or winner) to win the top honor.

Academy Award for Best Actress

Best ActressBest Actress in a Leading RoleAcademy Award

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress

Best Supporting ActressBest Actress in a Supporting RoleAcademy Award

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor

Best Supporting ActorBest Actor in a Supporting RoleAcademy Award

Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film

Best Animated Short FilmAcademy Award for Animated Short FilmAcademy Award for Best Animated Short

Academy Award for Best Documentary (Short Subject)

Best Documentary ShortBest Documentary Short SubjectDocumentary Short Subject

The Face of Lincoln

The Face of Lincoln'' (1955)
It won an Oscar at the 28th Academy Awards in 1956 for Best Short Subject (Two-Reel) and was also nominated for Documentary Short Subject.

Academy Award for Best Original Score

Best Original ScoreBest Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy PictureAcademy Award for Original Music Score

Emmet Lavery

In 1950, Lavery wrote Guilty of Treason; in 1953, Bright Road ; in 1955 The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell, which was nominated for "Best Story and Screenplay" at the 28th Academy Awards.

Survival City

In 1956, at the 28th Academy Awards, it won an Oscar for Best Short Subject (One-Reel).