Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1965 Won
Oscar
Best Documentary, Features
Le monde sans soleil (1964)
1960 Won
Oscar
Best Short Subject, Live Action Subjects
Histoire d'un poisson rouge (1959)
Jo Morrow accepting the award.
1957 Won
Oscar
Best Documentary, Features
Le monde du silence (1956)

Primetime Emmy Awards

1985 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Special
Shared with:
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Special
Amazon (1984)
Shared with:
For epsiode "Snowstorm in the Jungle"
1984 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Series
Amazon (1984)
Shared with:
1980 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Program
The Cousteau Odyssey (1977)
Shared with:
For episode "The Nile".
1978 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Special
The Cousteau Odyssey (1977)
Shared with:
For episode "Calypso's Search for Atlantis".

BAFTA Awards

1975 Won
Academy Fellowship

Bambi Awards

1992 Won
Bambi
Information
1970 Won
Bambi
Documentary
The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau (1966)
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CableACE Awards

1995 Nominated
CableACE
Environmental/Nature Documentary Special
Cousteau's Rediscovery of the World II (1992)
Shared with:
For episode "The Secret Societies of Dolphins and Whales"
1995 Nominated
CableACE
Environmental/Nature Documentary Special
Cousteau's Rediscovery of the World II (1992)
Shared with:
For episode "Mekong: Gift of Water"
Environmental/Nature Documentary Special
Cousteau's Rediscovery of the World II (1992)
Shared with:
For episode "Mekong: Vietnam & Cambodia - Children of Rice & Guns"
1993 Nominated
CableACE
Documentary Series
Cousteau's Rediscovery of the World II (1992)
Shared with:
For episodes "Indonesia I: The Devil's Orchard" and "Indonesia II: Sumatra, the Heart of the Sea"
1989 Nominated
ACE
Documentary Special
Cousteau's Rediscovery of the World I (1986)
Shared with:
For episode "Pacific Northwest: Land of the Living Totems"
1985 Nominated
ACE
Informational Special
Amazon (1984)
Shared with:
For episode "Snowstorm in the Jungle"

Cannes Film Festival

1956 Won
Palme d'Or
Le monde du silence (1956)
Shared with:
1946 Won
Award
Short Films
Épaves (1946)

French Syndicate of Cinema Critics

1957 Won
Critics Award
Best Film
Le monde du silence (1956)
Shared with:
Tied with The Grand Maneuver (1955).

International Documentary Association

1989 Won
Career Achievement Award

International Emmy Awards

1978 Nominated
Emmy
Outstanding Informational Special
The Cousteau Odyssey (1977)
Shared with:

Society of Camera Operators

1995 Won
Governors' Award

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