|22nd Academy Awards|
|Date||March 23, 1950|
|Site||RKO Pantages Theatre, Hollywood, California|
|Hosted by||Paul Douglas|
|Best Picture||All the King's Men|
|Most awards||The Heiress (4)|
|Most nominations||The Heiress (8)|
The 22nd Academy Awards was held on March 23, 1950, at the RKO Pantages Theatre and awarded Oscars for the best in films in 1949. This was the final year in which all five Best Picture nominees were in black and white, and the first year in which every film nominated for Best Picture won multiple Oscars.
Nominees were announced on February 12, 1950. Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.
|Best Motion Picture||Best Director|
|Best Actor||Best Actress|
|Best Supporting Actor||Best Supporting Actress|
|Best Screenplay||Best Story and Screenplay|
|Best Motion Picture Story||Best Documentary Feature|
|Best Documentary Short Subject||Best Live Action Short Subject, One-Reel|
|Best Live Action Short Subject, Two-Reel||Best Animated Short Film|
|Best Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture||Best Scoring of a Musical Picture|
|Best Original Song||Best Sound Recording|
|Best Art Direction – Set Decoration, Black-and-White||Best Art Direction – Set Decoration, Color|
|Best Cinematography, Black-and-White||Best Cinematography, Color|
|Best Costume Design, Black-and-White||Best Costume Design, Color|
|Best Film Editing||Best Special Effects|
These films had multiple nominations:
The following films received multiple awards.