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Wed, 16 Feb 2011 23:55:31 GMT | By Bárbara Bação, Catarina Amaral & Marta Gama
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The first Academy Awards ceremony was held in May 1929 at the Roosevelt Hotel in Los Angeles, and honoured the best films of 1927 and 1928. Actor, director and screenwriter Douglas Fairbanks was the host for the evening.