Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2011 Won
Honorary Award

Primetime Emmy Awards

1993 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Special
D.W. Griffith: Father of Film (1993)
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1990 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Special
American Masters (1985)
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For episode "Harold Lloyd: The Third Genius".
1988 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Series
Buster Keaton: A Hard Act to Follow (1987)
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Tied with Nature (1982).
Outstanding Individual Achievement - Informational Programming
American Masters (1985)
Buster Keaton: A Hard Act to Follow (1987)
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For part I
Outstanding Informational Series
American Masters (1985)
Buster Keaton: A Hard Act to Follow (1987)
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1987 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Series
American Masters (1985)
Unknown Chaplin (1983)
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Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement - Informational Programming - Directing
American Masters (1985)
Unknown Chaplin (1983)
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BAFTA Awards

1984 Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Factual Series
Unknown Chaplin (1983)
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1981 Won
Michael Balcon Award
Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Factual Series
Hollywood (1980)
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1969 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film Editing
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968)
1967 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best British Screenplay
It Happened Here (1965)
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American Society of Cinematographers, USA

2004 Won
Special Achievement Award

In recognition of his unique and successful efforts to preserve irreplaceable silent movies and ... More

In recognition of his unique and successful efforts to preserve irreplaceable silent movies and document the history of that seminal era in film history.


Bram Stoker Awards

1999 Nominated
Bram Stoker Award
Other Media
Universal Horror (1998)
For the documentary.

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1986 Won
Special Achievement Award
Napoléon vu par Abel Gance (1927)
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For the restoration.

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1981 Won
Special Award
Napoléon vu par Abel Gance (1927)

Mannheim-Heidelberg International Filmfestival

1964 Won
Prize of the Adult Education Center's Jury
It Happened Here (1965)
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National Board of Review, USA

1981 Won
Special Award
Napoléon vu par Abel Gance (1927)
For the restoration.

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1981 Won
Special Award
Napoléon vu par Abel Gance (1927)
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For the restored version of Abel Gance's film.

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards

2005 Won
Rondo Statuette
Best TV Presentation
I'm King Kong!: The Exploits of Merian C. Cooper (2005)
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