Past Oscar Winners

1971 Oscar Winners

Best Picture
  • The French Connection
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • Fiddler on the Roof
  • The Last Picture Show
  • Nicholas and Alexandra
Best Actor in a Leading Role
  • Gene Hackman, The French Connection
  • Topol, Fiddler on the Roof
  • George C. Scott, The Hospital
  • Walter Matthau, Kotch
  • Peter Finch, Sunday Bloody Sunday
Best Actress in a Leading Role
  • Jane Fonda, Klute
  • Vanessa Redgrave, Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Julie Christie, McCabe & Mrs. Miller
  • Janet Suzman, Nicholas and Alexandra
  • Glenda Jackson, Sunday Bloody
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
  • Ben Johnson, The Last Picture Show
  • Leonard Frey, Fiddler on the Roof
  • Roy Scheider, The French Connection
  • Jeff Bridges, The Last Picture Show
  • Richard Jaeckel, Sometimes a Great Notion
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
  • Cloris Leachman, The Last Picture Show
  • Ann-Margret, Carnal Knowledge
  • Margaret Leighton, The Go-Between
  • Ellen Burstyn, The Last Picture Show
  • Barbara Harris, Who Is Harry Kellerman and Why Is He Saying Those Terrible Things About Me? 
Best Director
  • William Friedkin, The French Connection
  • Stanley Kubrick, A Clockwork Orange
  • Norman Jewison, Fiddler on the Roof
  • Peter Bogdanovich, The Last Picture Show
  • John Schlesinger, Sunday Bloody Sunday

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