Michel Legrand Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1984 Won
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song Score and Its Adaptation or Best Adaptation Score
Yentl (1983)
Shared with:
Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Yentl (1983)
Shared with:
For the song "Papa, Can You Hear Me?".
Best Music, Original Song
Yentl (1983)
Shared with:
For the song "The Way He Makes Me Feel".
1983 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Best Friends (1982)
Shared with:
For the song "How Do You Keep the Music Playing?".
1972 Won
Oscar
Best Music, Original Dramatic Score
Summer of '42 (1971)
1971 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Pieces of Dreams (1970)
Shared with:
For the song "Pieces of Dreams".
1970 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
The Happy Ending (1969)
Shared with:
For the song "What Are You Doing for the Rest of Your Life?"
1969 Won
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)
Shared with:
For the song "The Windmills of Your Mind".
Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Score for a Motion Picture (not a Musical)
The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)
Best Music, Score of a Musical Picture (Original or Adaptation)
Les demoiselles de Rochefort (1967)
Shared with:
1966 Nominated
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Les parapluies de Cherbourg (1964)
Shared with:
For the song "I Will Wait for You"
Best Music, Score - Substantially Original
Les parapluies de Cherbourg (1964)
Shared with:
Best Music, Scoring of Music, Adaptation or Treatment
Les parapluies de Cherbourg (1964)

Golden Globes, USA

1984 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Yentl (1983)
Shared with:
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Yentl (1983)
Shared with:
Song: "The Way He Makes Me Feel"
1981 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Falling in Love Again (1980)
Shared with:
Song: "Yesterday's Dreams"
1974 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Breezy (1973)
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Breezy (1973)
Shared with:
Song: "Breezy's Song"
1973 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Lady Sings the Blues (1972)
1972 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Le Mans (1971)
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Summer of '42 (1971)
1971 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Wuthering Heights (1970)
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Pieces of Dreams (1970)
Shared with:
Song: "Pieces of Dreams"
1970 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score
The Happy Ending (1969)
Best Original Song
The Happy Ending (1969)
Shared with:
Song: "What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life"
1969 Won
Golden Globe
Best Original Song
The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)
Shared with:
Song: "The Windmills of Your Mind"
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score
The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1982 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Limited Series or a Special (Dramatic Underscore)
A Woman Called Golda (1982)
1972 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition - For a Special Program
Brian's Song (1971)

BAFTA Awards

1975 Nominated
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
The Three Musketeers (1973)
1972 Won
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
Summer of '42 (1971)
1970 Nominated
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards

1998 Won
Henry Mancini Award

Australian Film Institute

1991 Won
AFI Award
Best Original Music Score
Dingo (1991)
Shared with:

CableACE Awards

1987 Nominated
ACE
Original Music
As Summers Die (1986)

César Awards, France

1985 Nominated
César
Best Music (Meilleure musique)
Paroles et musique (1984)
1982 Nominated
César
Best Music (Meilleure musique)
Les uns et les autres (1981)
Shared with:
1981 Nominated
César
Best Music (Meilleure musique)
Atlantic City, USA (1980)

Grammy Awards

1985 Nominated
Grammy
Best Album of Instrumental Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Yentl (1983)
Shared with:
1975 Nominated
Grammy
Album of Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture
The Three Musketeers (1973)
1966 Nominated
Grammy
Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Show
Les parapluies de Cherbourg (1964)
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International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)

2015 Nominated
IFMCA Award
Best Original Score for a Comedy Film
La rançon de la gloire (2014)

Joseph Plateau Awards

1991 Won
Joseph Plateau Music Award

Locarno International Film Festival

2002 Won
Swiss Film Score Award
For his lifetime achievements.

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2003 Won
Frederick Loewe Award for Film Composing

Razzie Awards

1984 Nominated
Razzie Award
Worst Musical Score
Yentl (1983)
Shared with:

Telluride Film Festival, US

2007 Won
Silver Medallion Award

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