List of Argentine Academy Award winners and nominees
This is a list of Argentine Academy Award winners and nominees. This list details the performances of Argentine filmmakers, actors, actresses and films that have either been submitted, nominated or have won an Academy Award.
Foreign Language Film category
This list focuses on Argentine films that won or were nominated for the foreign language film award.
|Best Foreign Language Film|
|1974||The Truce||Sergio Renán||Nominated||(original title: La tregua)|
|1984||Camila||María Luisa Bemberg||Nominated||first nomination for Best Foreign Language Film to a film directed by a Latin American woman director|
|1985||The Official Story||Luis Puenzo||Won|| (original title: La historia oficial)|
first Latin American film to win for Best Foreign Language Film,
the film was also nominated for Best Original Screenplay
|1988||Tango||Carlos Saura||Nominated||(original title: Tango, no me dejes nunca)|
|2001||Son of the Bride||Juan José Campanella||Nominated||(original title: El hijo de la novia)|
|2009||The Secret in Their Eyes||Won|| (original title: El Secreto de sus Ojos)|
second nomination for Best Foreign Language Film to a film directed by Juan José Campanella, and first to win; second Argentine, and Latin American, film to win for Best Foreign Language Film
|2014||Wild Tales||Damián Szifrón||Nominated||(original title: Relatos Salvajes)|
This list focuses on Argentine-born actors and actresses.
|1987||Norma Aleandro||Gaby: A True Story||Nominated|
|2011||Bérénice Bejo||The Artist||Nominated|
|1998||What Dreams May Come||Nominated|
This list focuses on Argentine-born directors.
|1985||Héctor Babenco||Kiss of the Spider Woman||Nominated|
|2002||Pablo Helman||Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones||Nominated|
|2005||War of the Worlds||Nominated|
This list focuses on Latin American-born screenplay writers.
|1985||Aída Bortnik and Luis Puenzo||La historia oficial||Nominated|
|2014||Armando Bo and Nicolás Giacobone||Birdman||Won||Shared with Alejandro González Iñárritu and Alexander Dinelaris, Jr.|
|1930/1931||Harry d'Abbadie d'Arrast||Laughter||Nominated||Nomination shared with Douglas Z. Doty and Donald Ogden Stewart, Harry d'Abbadie d'Arrast was an Argentinean born French screenwriter.|
This list focuses on scores or songs created by Argentine-born composers.
|1966||Luis Enríquez Bacalov||Il vangelo secondo Matteo||Nominated|
|1968||Lalo Schifrin||Cool Hand Luke||Nominated|
|1969||The Fox||Nominated||the Academy Award category was "Best Music, Original Score for a Motion Picture (not a Musical)"|
|1977||Voyage of the Damned||Nominated|
|1980||The Amityville Horror||Nominated|
|1984||The Sting II||Nominated||the Academy Award category was "Best Music, Original Song Score and Its Adaptation or Best Adaptation Score"|
|1985||Jorge Calandrelli||The Color Purple||Nominated|
|1995||Luis Enríquez Bacalov||Il postino||Won||The Academy Award category was "Best Music, Original Dramatic Score"|
|2005||Gustavo Santaolalla||Brokeback Mountain||Won|
|2006||Babel||Won||first (and only) Argentine to win two consecutive Oscars in the same category|
|1981||Lalo Schifrin||The Competition||Nominated|| for the song "People Alone";|
shared with Will Jennings
|2000||Jorge Calandrelli||Wo hu cang long||Nominated|| for the song "A Love Before Time";|
shared with Tan Dun and James Schamus
This list focuses on documentaries directed by Argentine-born filmmakers.
|Best Documentary Feature|
|The Mothers of Plaza de Mayo||1985||Best Documentary Feature||Susana Blaustein Muñoz and Lourdes Portillo||Nominated|
Documentary Short Subject
|Best Documentary Short Subject|
|Luther Metke at 94||1980||Best Documentary Short Subject||Jorge Preloran||Nominated|
Short Film categories
Short Film, Animated
|Best Animated Short Film|