Carmen Jones Poster

(1954)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1955

Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Dorothy Dandridge

Dorothy Dandridge became the first African-American to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best ... More

Dorothy Dandridge became the first African-American to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.

Best Music, Scoring of a Musical Picture
Herschel Burke Gilbert

Golden Globes, USA 1955

Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Most Promising Newcomer - Male
Joe Adams

BAFTA Awards 1956

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film from any Source
USA.
Best Foreign Actress
Dorothy Dandridge
USA.

Berlin International Film Festival 1955

Won
Bronze Berlin Bear
Otto Preminger

Cannes Film Festival 1955

Nominated
Palme d'Or
Otto Preminger

Locarno International Film Festival 1955

Won
Prize
Otto Preminger

National Film Preservation Board, USA 1992

Won
National Film Registry

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1954

2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Otto Preminger
3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Tied with Romeo and Juliet (1954).

Writers Guild of America, USA 1955

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Musical
Harry Kleiner

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