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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1955

Won
Oscar
Best Picture
Sam Spiegel
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Marlon Brando
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Eva Marie Saint
Best Director
Elia Kazan
Best Writing, Story and Screenplay
Budd Schulberg
Best Cinematography, Black-and-White
Boris Kaufman
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White
Richard Day
Best Film Editing
Gene Milford
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Lee J. Cobb
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Karl Malden
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Rod Steiger
Best Music, Scoring of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture
Leonard Bernstein

Golden Globes, USA 1955

Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Motion Picture Actor - Drama
Marlon Brando
Best Director
Elia Kazan
Best Cinematography - Black and White
Boris Kaufman

BAFTA Awards 1955

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Foreign Actor
Marlon Brando
USA.
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film from any Source
USA.
Most Promising Newcomer to Film
Eva Marie Saint
USA.

Bambi Awards 1955

3rd place
Bambi
Best Actor - International
Marlon Brando

Bambi Awards 1954

Won
Bambi
Film - International

Bodil Awards 1955

Won
Bodil
Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)
Elia Kazan (director)

Directors Guild of America, USA 1955

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Elia Kazan
Charles H. Maguire (assistant director) (plaque)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 1955

Won
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Elia Kazan

National Board of Review, USA 1954

Won
NBR Award
Best Film
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 1989

Won
National Film Registry

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1954

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Elia Kazan
Best Actor
Marlon Brando
2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Eva Marie Saint

Tied with June Allyson for The Glenn Miller Story (1954), Judy Garland for A Star Is Born (1954) ... More

Tied with June Allyson for The Glenn Miller Story (1954), Judy Garland for A Star Is Born (1954) and Audrey Hepburn for Sabrina (1954).


Venice Film Festival 1954

Won
OCIC Award
Elia Kazan
Won
Pasinetti Award
Elia Kazan
Won
Silver Lion
Elia Kazan
Nominated
Golden Lion
Elia Kazan

Writers Guild of America, USA 1955

Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Budd Schulberg

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