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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1959

Won
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Susan Hayward
Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
Robert Wise
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Nelson Gidding
Don Mankiewicz
Best Cinematography, Black-and-White
Lionel Lindon
Best Sound
Gordon Sawyer (Samuel Goldwyn SSD)
Best Film Editing
William Hornbeck

Golden Globes, USA 1959

Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture Actress - Drama
Susan Hayward
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Motion Picture Director
Robert Wise

BAFTA Awards 1960

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Foreign Actress
Susan Hayward
USA.

David di Donatello Awards 1959

Won
Golden Plate
Susan Hayward
For her performance.

Directors Guild of America, USA 1959

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Robert Wise

Grammy Awards 1959

Nominated
Grammy
Best Soundtrack Album, Dramatic Picture Score or Original Cast
Johnny Mandel

Laurel Awards 1959

2nd place
Golden Laurel
Top Female Dramatic Performance
Susan Hayward
Top Cinematography - Black and White
Lionel Lindon
3rd place
Golden Laurel
Top Score
Johnny Mandel
Nominated
Golden Laurel
Top Drama
5th place.

Mar del Plata Film Festival 1959

Won
Best Actress
Susan Hayward

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1958

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Susan Hayward

Sant Jordi Awards 1960

Won
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Actress (Mejor Actriz Extranjera)
Susan Hayward

Writers Guild of America, USA 1959

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
Nelson Gidding
Don Mankiewicz

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