March 11, 2024Republic Entertainment Desk

Cillian Murphy, Wes Anderson, Justine Triet: First-Time Oscar Award Winners

In his decades-long career, Christopher Nolan had not won an Oscar award for direction. The filmmaker won his maiden directing award for Oppenheimer.

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Cillian Murphy scripted history at the Academy by becoming the first Irish actor to take home an Oscar. The actor too won the honour for Oppenheimer.

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Justine Triet and Arthur Harari also joined the list of first-time winners. They lifted the trophy for Best Original Screenplay for Anatomy of a Fall.

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Robert Downey Jr. lifted the trophy for the Best Supporting Actor. In his acceptance speech, he said: "Here's my little secret: I needed this job more than it needed me."

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Godzilla Minus One became the first Japanese-made film to take the Visual Effects trophy at Oscars 2024.

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Hoyte van Hoytema won his first Oscar for Best Cinematography for his work in Oppenheimer.

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The biographical drama earned Emma Thomas and Charles Roven their first Academy awards in the Best Picture category as a producer.

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He wins as a producer on the film. Raney Aronson-Rath, Mstyslav Chernov and Michelle Mizner won their first Oscar for Best Documentary Feature Film for 20 Days in Mariupol.

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