BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Midnight in Paris- Woody Allen
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
The Descendants- Alexander Payne, Jim Rash & Nat Faxon
Barring some unforeseen, Precious-like craziness, the Oscar will likely and predictably follow suit.
DOCUMENTARY SCREENPLAY: Better This World- Katie Galloway & Kelly Duane de la Vega
PAUL SELVIN AWARD: The Help- Tate Taylor- given to the script that best embodies the spirit of the constitutional and civil rights and liberties which are indispensable to the survival of free writers everywhere.