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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1970

Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Gig Young
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Jane Fonda
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Susannah York
Best Director
Sydney Pollack
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
James Poe
Robert E. Thompson
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
Harry Horner
Frank R. McKelvy
Best Costume Design
Donfeld
Best Film Editing
Fredric Steinkamp
Best Music, Score of a Musical Picture (Original or Adaptation)
Johnny Green
Albert Woodbury

Golden Globes, USA 1970

Won
Golden Globe
Best Supporting Actor
Gig Young
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Director
Sydney Pollack
Best Actress - Drama
Jane Fonda
Best Supporting Actor
Red Buttons
Best Supporting Actress
Susannah York

BAFTA Awards 1971

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
Susannah York
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Jane Fonda
Best Film Editing
Fredric Steinkamp
Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles
Michael Sarrazin
Best Screenplay
James Poe
Robert E. Thompson
Best Supporting Actor
Gig Young

Directors Guild of America, USA 1970

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Sydney Pollack

Fotogramas de Plata 1972

3rd place
Fotogramas de Plata
Best Foreign Movie Performer (Mejor intérprete de cine extranjero)
Jane Fonda

Grand Prix de l'UCC 1971

Won
Grand Prix de l'UCC

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 1971

Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Sydney Pollack

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1970

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Actress
Jane Fonda
Best Supporting Actor
Gig Young

National Board of Review, USA 1970

Won
NBR Award
Best Film
Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1970

2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Jane Fonda

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1969

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Jane Fonda
3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Gig Young

Taormina International Film Festival 1970

Won
Golden Charybdis
Sydney Pollack

Writers Guild of America, USA 1970

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
James Poe
Robert E. Thompson

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