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09/04/1962 West Side Story takes home ten Oscars

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The Opening of the Academy Awards in 1962

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"Through a Glass Darkly" Wins Foreign Language Film: 1962 Oscars

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La Dolce Vita and West Side Story Win Costume Design: 1962 Oscars

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Short Film Winners: 1962 Oscars

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Anne Bancroft winning Best Actress

The 34th Academy Awards were held at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica, California. They were hosted by Bob Hope; this was the 13th time Hope hosted the Oscars. Legendary filmmaker Federico Fellini received his first Best Director nomination for his film La Dolce Vita.