The big winners at the 2011 Academy Awards were...
Time Out Dubai staff
Best Picture 'The King's Speech' Iain Canning, Emile Sherman and Gareth Unwin, Producers
Also nominated 'Black Swan' Mike Medavoy, Brian Oliver and Scott Franklin, Producers 'The Fighter' David Hoberman, Todd Lieberman and Mark Wahlberg, Producers 'Inception' Emma Thomas and Christopher Nolan, Producers 'The Kids Are All Right' Gary Gilbert, Jeffrey Levy-Hinte and Celine Rattray, Producers '127 Hours' Christian Colson, Danny Boyle and John Smithson, Producers 'The Social Network' Scott Rudin, Dana Brunetti, Michael De Luca and Ceán Chaffin, Producers 'Toy Story 3' Darla K. Anderson, Producer 'True Grit' Scott Rudin, Ethan Coen and Joel Coen, Producers 'Winter's Bone' Anne Rosellini and Alix Madigan-Yorkin, Producers
Best Actor Colin Firth in 'The King's Speech'
Also nominated Javier Bardem in 'Biutiful' Jeff Bridges in 'True Grit' Jesse Eisenberg in 'The Social Network' James Franco in '127 Hours'
Best Supporting Actor Christian Bale in 'The Fighter'
Also nominated John Hawkes in 'Winter's Bone' Jeremy Renner in 'The Town' Mark Ruffalo in 'The Kids Are All Right' Geoffrey Rush in 'The King's Speech'
Best Actress Natalie Portman in 'Black Swan'
Also nominated Annette Bening in 'The Kids Are All Right' Nicole Kidman in 'Rabbit Hole' Jennifer Lawrence in 'Winter's Bone' Michelle Williams in 'Blue Valentine'
Best Supporting Actress Melissa Leo in 'The Fighter'
Also nominated Amy Adams in 'The Fighter' Helena Bonham Carter in 'The King's Speech' Hailee Steinfeld in 'True Grit' Jacki Weaver in 'Animal Kingdom'
Best Director Tom Hooper 'The King's Speech'
Also nominated 'Black Swan' Darren Aronofsky 'The Fighter' David O Russell 'The Social Network'David Fincher 'True Grit' Joel Coen and Ethan Coen
Best Visual Effects 'Inception' Paul Franklin, Chris Corbould, Andrew Lockley and Peter Bebb
Also nominated 'Alice in Wonderland' Ken Ralston, David Schaub, Carey Villegas and Sean Phillips 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1' Tim Burke, John Richardson, Christian Manz and Nicolas Aithadi 'Hereafter' Michael Owens, Bryan Grill, Stephan Trojanski and Joe Farrell
'Iron Man 2' Janek Sirrs, Ben Snow, Ged Wright and Daniel Sudick
Best Costume Design 'Alice in Wonderland' Colleen Atwood
Also nominated 'I Am Love' Antonella Cannarozzi 'The King's Speech' Jenny Beavan 'The Tempest' Sandy Powell 'True Grit' Mary Zophres
Best Short Film (Live Action) 'God of Love' Luke Matheny
Also nominated 'The Confession' Tanel Toom 'The Crush' Michael Creagh 'Na Wewe' Ivan Goldschmidt 'Wish 143' Ian Barnes and Samantha Waite
Best Make-up 'The Wolfman' Rick Baker and Dave Elsey
Also nominated 'Barney's Version' Adrien Morot 'The Way Back' Edouard F. Henriques, Gregory Funk and Yolanda Toussieng
Best Sound Editing 'Inception' Richard King
Also nominated 'Toy Story 3' Tom Myers and Michael Silvers 'Tron: Legacy' Gwendolyn Yates Whittle and Addison Teague 'True Grit' Skip Lievsay and Craig Berkey 'Unstoppable' Mark P Stoeckinger
Best Cinematography 'Inception' Wally Pfister
Also nominated 'Black Swan' Matthew Libatique 'The King's Speech' Danny Cohen 'The Social Network' Jeff Cronenweth 'True Grit' Roger Deakins
Best Music (Original Song) 'We Belong Together' from 'Toy Story 3' Music and Lyric by Randy Newman
Also nominated 'Coming Home' from 'Country Strong' Music and Lyric by Tom Douglas, Troy Verges and Hillary Lindsey 'I See the Light' from 'Tangled' Music by Alan Menken Lyric by Glenn Slater 'If I Rise' from '127 Hours' Music by A.R. Rahman Lyric by Dido and Rollo Armstrong
Best Documentary (Feature) 'Inside Job' Charles Ferguson and Audrey Marrs
Also nominated 'Exit Through the Gift Shop' Banksy and Jaimie D'Cruz 'Gasland' Josh Fox and Trish Adlesic 'Restrepo' Tim Hetherington and Sebastian Junger 'Waste Land' Lucy Walker and Angus Aynsley
Best Animated Feature Film 'Toy Story 3' Lee Unkrich
Also nominated 'How to Train Your Dragon' Chris Sanders and Dean DeBlois 'The Illusionist' Sylvain Chomet
Best Animated Short Film 'The Lost Thing' Shaun Tan and Andrew Ruhemann
Also nominated 'Day & Night' Teddy Newton 'The Gruffalo' Jakob Schuh and Max Lang 'Let's Pollute' Geefwee Boedoe 'Madagascar, carnet de voyage (Madagascar, a Journey Diary)' Bastien Dubois
Best Art Direction Alice in Wonderland Robert Stromberg (production design), Karen O'Hara (set decoration)
Also nominated Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 Stuart Craig (production design), Stephenie McMillan (set decoration) Inception Guy Hendrix Dyas (production design), Larry Dias and Doug Mowat (set decoration) The King's Speech Eve Stewart (production design), Judy Farr (set decoration) True Grit Jess Gonchor (production design), Nancy Haigh (set decoration)