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Shichinin no samurai Poster

(1954)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1957

Nominated
Oscar
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White
Takashi Matsuyama
Best Costume Design, Black-and-White
Kôhei Ezaki

BAFTA Awards 1956

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film from any Source
Japan.
Best Foreign Actor
Toshirô Mifune
Japan.
Best Foreign Actor
Takashi Shimura
Japan.

Jussi Awards 1959

Won
Diploma of Merit
Foreign Actor
Takashi Shimura
Foreign Director
Akira Kurosawa

Mainichi Film Concours 1955

Won
Mainichi Film Concours
Best Supporting Actor
Seiji Miyaguchi

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1956

2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Tied with The Grand Maneuver (1955), Miyamoto Musashi (1954) and I Vitelloni (1953).

Online Film & Television Association 2002

Won
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

Satellite Awards 2006

Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Overall DVD

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 1956

Won
UFCA Award
Best Picture
Tied with The Ten Commandments (1956).
Best Supporting Actor
Seiji Miyaguchi
Best Director
Akira Kurosawa
Best Writing, Screenplay - Original/Adapted
Akira Kurosawa
Shinobu Hashimoto
Hideo Oguni
Best Cinematography
Asakazu Nakai
Best Non-English Language Film
Japan
Nominated
UFCA Award
Best Actor
Toshirô Mifune
Best Actor
Takashi Shimura

Venice Film Festival 1954

Won
Silver Lion
Akira Kurosawa
Nominated
Golden Lion
Akira Kurosawa

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