2ND ACADEMY AWARDS
April 3, 1930
Ambassador Hotel
Hosted by William C. DeMille

**NO OFFICIAL NOMINEES**

OUTSTANDING PICTURE
“The Broadway Melody”
“Alibi”
“Hollywood Revue”
“In Old Arizona”
“The Patriot”

BEST DIRECTOR
Frank Lloyd – “The Divine Lady”
Lionel Barrymore – “Madame X”
Harry Beaumont – “The Broadway Melody”
Irving Cummings – “In Old Arizona”
Frank Lloyd – “Drag”
Frank Lloyd – “Weary River”
Ernst Lubitsch – “The Patriot”

BEST ACTOR
Warner Baxter – “In Old Arizona”
George Bancroft – “Thunderbolt”
Chester Morris – “Alibi”
Paul Muni – “The Valiant”
Lewis Stone – “The Patriot”

BEST ACTRESS
Mary Pickford – “Coquette”
Ruth Chatterton – “Madame X”
Betty Compson – “The Barker”
Jeanne Eagels – “The Letter”
Corinne Griffith – “The Divine Lady”
Bessie Love – “The Broadway Melody”

BEST WRITING
“The Patriot” – Hanns Kräly
“The Cop” – Elliot Clawson
“In Old Arizona” – Tom Barry
The Last of Mrs. Cheyney” – Hanns Kräly
“The Leatherneck” – Elliot Clawson
Our Dancing Daughters” – Josephine Lovett
“Sal of Singapore” – Elliot Clawson
“Skyscraper” – Elliot Clawson
“The Valiant” – Tom Barry
“A Woman of Affairs” – Bess Meredyth
“Wonder of Women” – Bess Meredyth

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
“White Shadows in the South Seas” – Clyde De Vinna
“The Divine Lady” – John F. Seitz
“Four Devils” – Ernest Palmer
“In Old Arizona” – Arthur Edeson
“Our Dancing Daughters” – George Barnes
“Street Angel” – Ernest Palmer

BEST ART DIRECTION
“The Bridge of San Luis Rey” – Cedric Gibbons
“Alibi” – William Cameron Menzies
“The Awakening” – William Cameron Menzies
“Dynamite” – Mitchell Leisen
“The Patriot” – Hans Dreier
“Street Angel” – Harry Oliver


  1. “Alibi”
  2. “The Awakening”
  3. “The Barker”
  4. “The Bridge of San Luis Rey”
  5. “The Broadway Melody”
  6. “The Cop”
  7. “Coquette”
  8. “The Divine Lady”
  9. “Drag”
  10. “Dynamite”
  11. “Four Devils”
  12. “Hollywood Revue”
  13. “In Old Arizona”
  14. “The Last of Mrs. Cheyney”
  15. “The Leatherneck”
  16. “The Letter”
  17. “Madame X”
  18. “Our Dancing Daughters”
  19. “The Patriot”
  20. “Sal of Singapore”
  21. “Skyscraper”
  22. “Street Angel”
  23. “Thunderbolt”
  24. “The Valiant”
  25. “Weary River”
  26. “White Shadows in the South Seas”
  27. “A Woman of Affairs”
  28. “Wonder of Women”