Santa Monica, California, United States of America (USA).
Title reads ‘Filmland’s Big Show – Night of the Oscars’.
Various shots outside and inside of the building in Santa Monica where the Oscars ceremony is taking place. Crowd around, celebrities arriving in limousines, crowd inside, elaborate stage etc. MV. Producer Sam Spiegel receiving Best Film award for ‘Lawrence of Arabia’ from Olivia de Haviland. Sophia Loren presenting Gregory Peck with his Oscar for the Best Actor, crowd applauding, they walk off stage hand in hand. MLS. Joan Crawford stands in for best actress. Anne Bancroft and Maxmillian Schell present the award. Several shots of 16 year old Patty Duke getting the award for the Best Supporting Actress from George Chakaris. Several shots of Ed Begley receiving the Oscar for the Best Supporting Actor from Rita Moreno. He speaks, crowd applauds.
Date found in the old record – 11/04/1963.
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