The Graduate Poster

(1967)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1968

Won
Oscar
Best Director
Mike Nichols
Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Lawrence Turman
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Dustin Hoffman
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Anne Bancroft
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Katharine Ross
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Calder Willingham
Buck Henry
Best Cinematography
Robert Surtees

Golden Globes, USA 1968

Won
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Best Director
Mike Nichols
Best Actress - Comedy or Musical
Anne Bancroft
Most Promising Newcomer - Female
Katharine Ross
Most Promising Newcomer - Male
Dustin Hoffman
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor - Comedy or Musical
Dustin Hoffman
Best Screenplay
Buck Henry
Calder Willingham

BAFTA Awards 1969

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Direction
Mike Nichols
Best Film
Mike Nichols
Best Film Editing
Sam O'Steen
Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
Dustin Hoffman
Best Screenplay
Calder Willingham
Buck Henry
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Anne Bancroft
Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
Katharine Ross

Directors Guild of America, USA 1968

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Mike Nichols
Don Kranze (assistant director) (plaque)
Lynn Guthrie (assistant director) (plaque)

Grammy Awards 1969

Won
Grammy
Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture
Dave Grusin
Paul Simon

Laurel Awards 1968

Won
Golden Laurel
Female Supporting Performance
Katharine Ross
2nd place
Golden Laurel
Comedy
Nominated
Golden Laurel
Female Dramatic Performance
Anne Bancroft
4th place.
Male Comedy Performance
Dustin Hoffman
4th place.

National Board of Review, USA 1967

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 1996

Won
National Film Registry

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1967

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Mike Nichols
2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Calder Willingham
Buck Henry
3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Film

Online Film & Television Association 2004

Won
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

PGA Awards 1998

Won
PGA Hall of Fame - Motion Pictures
Lawrence Turman

Satellite Awards 2007

Won
Satellite Award
Best Classic DVD
For the 40th anniversary edition.
Nominated
Satellite Award
Best DVD Extras
For the 40th anniversary edition.

Writers Guild of America, USA 1968

Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Comedy
Calder Willingham
Buck Henry

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