Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations
Loved that piece of music you just heard? Support the programming you enjoy by becoming a WWFM member with your financial contribution today. Thank you!

'No Country for Old Men' Wins Big at Oscars

No Country for Old Men took top honors at Sunday's Academy Awards presentation in Los Angeles.

The crime saga by Joel and Ethan Coen took home four Academy Awards, including best picture.

All four acting prizes went to Europeans. Daniel Day-Lewis and Marion Cotillard took the best acting awards, while Tilda Swinton and Javier Bardem were honored for their supporting roles.

Copyright 2023 NPR. To see more, visit

As an arts correspondent based at NPR West, Mandalit del Barco reports and produces stories about film, television, music, visual arts, dance and other topics. Over the years, she has also covered everything from street gangs to Hollywood, police and prisons, marijuana, immigration, race relations, natural disasters, Latino arts and urban street culture (including hip hop dance, music, and art). Every year, she covers the Oscars and the Grammy awards for NPR, as well as the Sundance Film Festival and other events. Her news reports, feature stories and photos, filed from Los Angeles and abroad, can be heard on All Things Considered, Morning Edition, Weekend Edition,, and