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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1978 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
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1973 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Factual Material or Material Not Previously Published or Produced
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
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BAFTA Awards

1974 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
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Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Direction
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
Best Sound Track
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
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Ariel Awards, Mexico

1956 Won
Golden Ariel
Robinson Crusoe (1954)
Won
Silver Ariel
Best Direction (Mejor Dirección)
Robinson Crusoe (1954)
Best Screenplay (Mejor Adaptación)
Robinson Crusoe (1954)
Nominated
Golden Ariel
Ensayo de un crimen (1955)
Nominated
Silver Ariel
Best Direction (Mejor Dirección)
Ensayo de un crimen (1955)
Best Screenplay (Mejor Adaptación)
Ensayo de un crimen (1955)
Shared with:
1953 Nominated
Golden Ariel
Subida al cielo (1952)
Nominated
Silver Ariel
Best Direction (Mejor Dirección)
Subida al cielo (1952)
1951 Won
Golden Ariel
Los olvidados (1950)
Won
Silver Ariel
Best Direction (Mejor Dirección)
Los olvidados (1950)
Best Screenplay (Mejor Adaptación)
Los olvidados (1950)
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Best Original Story (Mejor Argumento Original)
Los olvidados (1950)
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Berlin International Film Festival

1969 Won
FIPRESCI Prize - Honorable Mention
For the body of his works.
Won
Interfilm Award
La voie lactée (1969)
The movie screened out-of-competition.

Bodil Awards

1968 Won
Bodil
Best European Film (Bedste europæiske film)
Belle de jour (1967)
1963 Won
Bodil
Best Non-European Film (Bedste ikke-europæiske film)
El ángel exterminador (1962)
1961 Won
Bodil
Best Non-European Film (Bedste ikke-europæiske film)
Nazarín (1959)

Cannes Film Festival

1962 Nominated
Palme d'Or
El ángel exterminador (1962)
1961 Won
Palme d'Or
Viridiana (1961)
Tied with The Long Absence (1961).
1960 Won
Special Mention
The Young One (1960)
Nominated
Palme d'Or
The Young One (1960)
1959 Won
International Prize
Nazarín (1959)
Nominated
Palme d'Or
Nazarín (1959)
1953 Nominated
Grand Prize of the Festival
El (1953)
1952 Nominated
Grand Prize of the Festival
Subida al cielo (1952)
1951 Won
Best Director
Los olvidados (1950)
Nominated
Grand Prize of the Festival
Los olvidados (1950)

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain

1979 Won
CEC Award
Best Director (Mejor Director)
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
1971 Won
CEC Award
Best Director (Mejor Director)
Tristana (1970)

César Awards, France

1978 Nominated
César
Best Director (Meilleur réalisateur)
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
Best Sreenplay, Original or Adaptation (Meilleur scénario, dialogue ou adaptation)
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
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French Syndicate of Cinema Critics

1973 Won
Critics Award
Best Film
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
1968 Won
Critics Award
Best Film
Belle de jour (1967)
Tied with Mouchette (1967).

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1975 Won
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Le fantôme de la liberté (1974)
1974 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
1970 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
La voie lactée (1969)
1965 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Le journal d'une femme de chambre (1964)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1977 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Foreign Film
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)

Moscow International Film Festival

1979 Won
Honorary Prize
For the contribution to the cinema.

National Board of Review, USA

1977 Won
NBR Award
Best Director
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1977 Won
NSFC Award
Best Director
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
1972 Won
NSFC Award
Best Director
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
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New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1977 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
Best Screenplay
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
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1973 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
Shared with:
3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)

Sant Jordi Awards

1973 Won
Career Award
1970 Won
Sant Jordi
Best Film (Mejor Película Española)
Tristana (1970)

Venice Film Festival

1982 Won
Career Golden Lion
1969 Won
Career Golden Lion
Homage for overall work
1967 Won
Golden Lion
Belle de jour (1967)
Won
Pasinetti Award
Competition
Belle de jour (1967)
1965 Won
Special Jury Prize
Simón del desierto (1965)
Tied with I Am Twenty (1965).
Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Simón del desierto (1965)
Nominated
Golden Lion
Simón del desierto (1965)
1954 Nominated
Golden Lion
El río y la muerte (1954)
Robinson Crusoe (1954)

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