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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2003 Won
Oscar
Best Director
The Pianist (2002)

Roman Polanski was not present at the awards ceremony, being a fugitive from U.S. justice since ... More

Roman Polanski was not present at the awards ceremony, being a fugitive from U.S. justice since fleeing the country in 1978. Presenter Harrison Ford accepted the award on his behalf.

Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
The Pianist (2002)
Shared with:
1981 Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
Tess (1979)
1975 Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
Chinatown (1974)
1969 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Rosemary's Baby (1968)

Golden Globes, USA

1981 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Tess (1979)
1975 Won
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Chinatown (1974)
1969 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay
Rosemary's Baby (1968)

BAFTA Awards

2003 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
The Pianist (2002)
Shared with:
Won
David Lean Award for Direction
The Pianist (2002)
1975 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Direction
Chinatown (1974)

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

2011 Nominated
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film, Not in the Spanish Language (Mejor Película Extranjera)
The Ghost Writer (2010)
UK.
2004 Nominated
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
The Pianist (2002)
France/Germany/Netherlands/Poland/UK.

Bavarian Film Awards

2003 Won
Honorary Award

Berlin International Film Festival

2010 Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Director
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
The Ghost Writer (2010)
1972 Won
Special Recognition
Documentary
Weekend of a Champion (1972)
Shared with:
Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Weekend of a Champion (1972)
Shared with:
1966 Won
Golden Berlin Bear
Cul-de-sac (1966)
1965 Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Special Prize of the Jury
Repulsion (1965)
Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Repulsion (1965)
Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Repulsion (1965)

Bermuda International Film Festival

2003 Won
Audience Choice Award
The Pianist (2002)

Bodil Awards

1975 Won
Bodil
Best Non-European Film (Bedste ikke-europæiske film)
Chinatown (1974)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2002 Won
BSFC Award
Best Director
The Pianist (2002)
1981 Won
BSFC Award
Best Director
Tess (1979)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2003 2nd place
Critics Choice Award
Best Director
The Pianist (2002)

Camerimage

2007 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award for Directing

Cannes Film Festival

2013 Nominated
Palme d'Or
La Vénus à la fourrure (2013)
2002 Won
Palme d'Or
The Pianist (2002)
1976 Nominated
Palme d'Or
Le locataire (1976)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2003 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Director
The Pianist (2002)

Chlotrudis Awards

2011 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Shared with:

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain

2012 Won
CEC Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted (Mejor Guión Adaptado)
Carnage (2011)
Shared with:

Cracow Film Festival

1963 Won
Golden Dragon
Other Forms
Ssaki (1962)
Shared with:

Czech Critics Awards

2003 Won
World Cinematography Award

Czech Lions

2004 Won
Czech Lion
Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)
The Pianist (2002)
Poland.

César Awards, France

2014 Won
César
Best Director (Meilleur réalisateur)
La Vénus à la fourrure (2013)
Nominated
César
Best Adapted Screenplay (Meilleure adaptation)
La Vénus à la fourrure (2013)
Shared with:
Best Film (Meilleur film)
La Vénus à la fourrure (2013)
Shared with:
2012 Won
César
Best Adapted Screenplay (Meilleure adaptation)
Carnage (2011)
Shared with:
2011 Won
César
Best Director (Meilleur réalisateur)
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Best Adapted Screenplay (Meilleure adaptation)
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Shared with:
Nominated
César
Best Film (Meilleur film)
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Shared with:
2003 Won
César
Best Film (Meilleur film)
The Pianist (2002)
Best Director (Meilleur réalisateur)
The Pianist (2002)
1980 Won
César
Best Film (Meilleur film)
Tess (1979)
Best Director (Meilleur réalisateur)
Tess (1979)

David di Donatello Awards

2012 Nominated
David
Best European Film (Miglior Film dell'Unione Europea)
Carnage (2011)
2003 Won
David
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
The Pianist (2002)
1969 Won
David
Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)
Rosemary's Baby (1968)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2003 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Pianist (2002)
1975 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Chinatown (1974)
1969 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Rosemary's Baby (1968)

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1969 Nominated
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Rosemary's Baby (1968)

European Film Awards

2012 Nominated
European Film Award
Best Screenwriter
Carnage (2011)
Shared with:
2010 Won
European Film Award
Best Film
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Best Director
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Best Screenwriter
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Shared with:
Nominated
Audience Award
Best Film
The Ghost Writer (2010)
2006 Won
Life Achievement Award
Nominated
Audience Award
Best Film
Oliver Twist (2005)
2002 Nominated
European Film Award
Best Film
The Pianist (2002)
Shared with:
Best Director
The Pianist (2002)
1999 Won
Outstanding European Achievement in World Cinema
The Ninth Gate (1999)
Also for his whole works.

Fantasporto

1995 Nominated
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
Death and the Maiden (1994)

Fotogramas de Plata

2003 Won
Fotogramas de Plata
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
The Pianist (2002)

French Syndicate of Cinema Critics

1970 Won
Critics Award
Best Foreign Film
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
USA.

Gaudí Awards

2011 Nominated
Gaudí Award
Best European Film (Millor Pel·lícula Europea)
The Ghost Writer (2010)

Golden Globes, Italy

2010 Won
Golden Globe
Best European Film (Miglior Film Europeo)
The Ghost Writer (2010)
2003 Won
Golden Globe
Best European Film (Miglior Film Europeo)
The Pianist (2002)

Goya Awards

2012 Nominated
Goya
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
Carnage (2011)
2011 Nominated
Goya
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
The Ghost Writer (2010)
2003 Won
Goya
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
The Pianist (2002)
UK/Poland.

Hugo Awards

1969 Nominated
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Shared with:

Independent Spirit Awards

1995 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
Death and the Maiden (1994)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2012 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best European Director (Regista del Miglior Film Europeo)
Carnage (2011)
2010 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best European Director (Regista del Miglior Film Europeo)
The Ghost Writer (2010)
2003 Won
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
The Pianist (2002)

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

2004 Won
Special Prize for Outstanding Contribution to World Cinema

Kinema Junpo Awards

2012 Won
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
The Ghost Writer (2010)
2004 Won
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
The Pianist (2002)
Won
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
The Pianist (2002)

Laurel Awards

1971 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Best Director
9th place.
1968 Nominated
Golden Laurel
Director
10th place.

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1980 Won
LAFCA Award
Best Director
Tess (1979)

Lumiere Awards, France

2014 Won
Lumiere Award
Best Screenplay (Meilleur scénario)
La Vénus à la fourrure (2013)
Shared with:

Mainichi Film Concours

2004 Won
Mainichi Film Concours
Best Foreign Language Film
The Pianist (2002)
Won
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
The Pianist (2002)

Melbourne International Film Festival

1963 Won
Best Short Film
Under 30 minutes
Le gros et le maigre (1961)
Tied with The Most (1963).

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2011 3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Director
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Best Screenplay
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Shared with:
2003 Won
NSFC Award
Best Director
The Pianist (2002)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1965 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Repulsion (1965)
Tied with David Lean for Doctor Zhivago (1965).

Norwegian International Film Festival

2003 Won
Ecumenical Film Award
The Pianist (2002)

Oberhausen International Short Film Festival

1963 Won
Main Prize
Ssaki (1962)
1959 Won
Honorable Mention
Dwaj ludzie z szafa (1958)

Polish Film Awards

2013 Won
Eagle
Best Director (Najlepsza Rezyseria)
Carnage (2011)
Nominated
Eagle
Best Screenplay (Najlepszy Scenariusz)
Carnage (2011)
Shared with:
2003 Won
Eagle
Best Film (Najlepszy Film)
The Pianist (2002)
Shared with:
Best Director (Najlepsza Rezyseria)
The Pianist (2002)
Won
Life Achievement Award
2001 Won
Special Award

San Francisco International Film Festival

1958 Won
Golden Gate Award
Best Short Subject
Dwaj ludzie z szafa (1958)

Sant Jordi Awards

2003 Won
Audience Award
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
The Pianist (2002)
Won
Special Award
For his whole works.
1975 Won
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Chinatown (1974)

Satellite Awards

2010 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Director
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Best Screenplay, Adapted
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Shared with:

Stockholm Film Festival

1999 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Turia Awards

2003 Won
Audience Award
Best Foreign Film
The Pianist (2002)

USC Scripter Award

2011 Nominated
USC Scripter Award
The Ghost Writer (2010)
Shared with:

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2003 Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Director
The Pianist (2002)

Venice Film Festival

2011 Won
Little Golden Lion
Carnage (2011)
Nominated
Golden Lion
Carnage (2011)
1993 Won
Career Golden Lion
1962 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Nóz w wodzie (1962)

Writers Guild of America, USA

1969 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Rosemary's Baby (1968)

Zurich Film Festival

2009 Won
A Tribute to... Award

Étoiles d'Or

2011 Won
Étoile d'Or
Best Director (Réalisateur)
The Ghost Writer (2010)
2003 Won
Étoile d'Or
Best Director (Meilleur réalisateur)
The Pianist (2002)

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