Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

1994 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Made for Television Movie
Breathing Lessons (1994)
Shared with:
1989 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama/Comedy Special
David (1988)
Shared with:
1988 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing in a Miniseries or a Special
The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank (1988)
Outstanding Drama/Comedy Special
The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank (1988)
Shared with:
1987 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Miniseries
The Two Mrs. Grenvilles (1987)
Shared with:
1986 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing in a Miniseries or a Special
An Early Frost (1985)
1984 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing in a Limited Series or a Special
A Streetcar Named Desire (1984)
1983 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing in a Limited Series or a Special
Who Will Love My Children? (1983)
1980 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing in a Limited Series or a Special
The Scarlett O'Hara War (1980)
Part of the 'Moviola' series.
1977 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Roots (1977)
For part II.

Directors Guild of America, USA

1986 Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
An Early Frost (1985)
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1984 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
Who Will Love My Children? (1983)
1978 Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - Night
Roots (1977)
Shared with:
For show #2, second hour.

Monte-Carlo TV Festival

2004 Won
Golden Nymph
Television Films - Best Director
The Blackwater Lightship (2004)
Won
SIGNIS Prize
The Blackwater Lightship (2004)

Taormina International Film Festival

1971 Nominated
Golden Charybdis
Making It (1971)

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