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This name for the Academy Award for Live Action Short Film was introduced in 1974.
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
The Academy Film Archive is part of the Academy Foundation, established in 1944 with the purpose of organizing and overseeing the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ educational and cultural activities, including the preservation of motion picture history.
Comedy is a genre of film in which the main emphasis is on humor.
Joseph Henabery (January 15, 1888 – February 18, 1976) Omaha, Nebraska, was a US film actor, screenplay writer, and director.
Leah Ray Hubbard Werblin (February 16, 1915 – May 27, 1999) was an American singer and actress born in Norfolk, Virginia who performed in the Big Band era and who sang and acted in more than a dozen motion pictures.
Wonga Philip Harris (June 24, 1904 – August 11, 1995) was an American comedian, actor, singer, and jazz musician.
Samuel Sax (September 5, 1880 – January 2, 1962) was an American film producer.
A short film is any motion picture not long enough to be considered a feature film.
The 9th Academy Awards were held on March 4, 1937, at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, California.