Awards

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2005 Nominated
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Director
Moolaadé (2004)

Berlin International Film Festival

1977 Won
Interfilm Award
Forum of New Cinema
Ceddo (1977)
1972 Won
OCIC Award - Recommendation
Forum of New Film
Emitaï (1971)

British Film Institute Awards

2005 Won
BFI Fellowship

Cannes Film Festival

2005 Won
Golden Coach
2004 Won
Un Certain Regard Award
Moolaadé (2004)
Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention
Moolaadé (2004)

Carthage Film Festival

1966 Won
Tanit d'Or
La noire de... (1966)

Chicago International Film Festival

2004 Nominated
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Moolaadé (2004)

European Film Awards

2004 Nominated
Screen International Award
Moolaadé (2004)
Burkina Faso/Morocco/Tunesia/Cameroon

Fribourg International Film Festival

2001 Nominated
Grand Prix
Faat Kiné (2001)

Human Rights Watch International Film Festival

1996 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

1976 Won
Special Prize of the Jury
Xala (1975)
Tied with Wilna Zona (1975).

Los Angeles Pan African Film Festival

2005 Won
Jury Award
Moolaadé (2004)

Marrakech International Film Festival

2004 Won
Special Jury Award
Moolaadé (2004)
Tied with Electric Shadows (2004).
Nominated
Golden Star
Moolaadé (2004)

Moscow International Film Festival

1979 Won
Honorary Prize
For the contribution to the cinema.
1977 Nominated
Golden Prize
Ceddo (1977)
1975 Nominated
Golden Prize
Xala (1975)
1971 Won
Silver Prize
Emitaï (1971)
Nominated
Golden Prize
Emitaï (1971)

Prix Jean Vigo

1966 Won
Prix Jean Vigo
Feature Film
La noire de... (1966)

San Francisco International Film Festival

1993 Won
Akira Kurosawa Award

Venice Film Festival

1992 Won
The President of the Italian Senate's Gold Medal
Guelwaar (1992)
Nominated
Golden Lion
Guelwaar (1992)
1988 Won
Grand Special Jury Prize
Camp de Thiaroye (1988)
Shared with:
Won
UNICEF Award
Camp de Thiaroye (1988)
Shared with:
Won
New Cinema Award
Camp de Thiaroye (1988)
Shared with:
Won
Sergio Trasatti Award - Special Mention
Camp de Thiaroye (1988)
Shared with:
Won
Special Golden Ciak
Camp de Thiaroye (1988)
Shared with:
Tied with _Encore (1988)_.
Won
Children and Cinema Award
Camp de Thiaroye (1988)
Shared with:
Nominated
Golden Lion
Camp de Thiaroye (1988)
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