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Primetime Emmy Awards

1993 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Directing for a Miniseries or a Special
A Town Torn Apart (1992)
1992 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Children's Program
Mark Twain and Me (1991)
Shared with:
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement in Directing for a Miniseries or a Special
Mark Twain and Me (1991)
1989 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing in a Miniseries or a Special
My Name Is Bill W. (1989)
Outstanding Drama/Comedy Special
My Name Is Bill W. (1989)
Shared with:
1986 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing in a Miniseries or a Special
The Execution of Raymond Graham (1985)
1977 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing in a Special Program - Drama or Comedy
Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years (1977)
1976 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing in a Special Program - Drama or Comedy
Eleanor and Franklin (1976)
1972 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Drama - A Single Program of a Series with Continuing Characters and/or Theme
The Man and the City (1971)
For episode "Hands of Love".

Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival

1981 Won
Special Jury Award
Resurrection (1980)

CableACE Awards

1994 Nominated
CableACE
Dramatic Series
The Hidden Room (1991)
Shared with:
1993 Won
CableACE
Children's Programming Special - 7 and Older
Mark Twain and Me (1991)
Shared with:
1987 Nominated
ACE
Directing a Theatrical or Dramatic Special
Half a Lifetime (1986)

Cannes Film Festival

1961 Won
Gary Cooper Award
A Raisin in the Sun (1961)
Nominated
Palme d'Or
A Raisin in the Sun (1961)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2002 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Children's Programs
Walter and Henry (2001)
2000 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television
Inherit the Wind (1999)
1996 Won
Robert B. Aldrich Achievement Award
Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
Kissinger and Nixon (1995)
1990 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)
For episode "My Name Is Bill W. (#38.3)".
1985 Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Specials
The Dollmaker (1984)
Shared with:
1978 Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Specials/Movies for TV/Actuality
Eleanor and Franklin: The White House Years (1977)
Shared with:
1977 Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Specials/Movies for TV/Actuality
Eleanor and Franklin (1976)
Shared with:
Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Specials/Movies for TV/Actuality
Helter Skelter (1976)
1972 Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - Night
The Man and the City (1971)
Shared with:
For episode "Hands of Love".
1970 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television
Silent Night, Lonely Night (1969)
1963 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television
The Defenders (1961)
For episode "The Benefactor".
1962 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
A Raisin in the Sun (1961)

Directors Guild of Canada

2005 Won
DGC Lifetime Achievement Award

Genie Awards

1985 Won
Genie
Best Screenplay
The Bay Boy (1984)

Verona Love Screens Film Festival

1997 Nominated
Best Film
The Assistant (1997)

Western Heritage Awards

1973 Won
Bronze Wrangler
Fictional Television Drama
Hec Ramsey (1972)
Shared with:
for episode "The Century Turns".

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