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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1972

Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Peter Finch
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Glenda Jackson
Best Director
John Schlesinger
Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Factual Material or Material Not Previously Published or Produced
Penelope Gilliatt

Golden Globes, USA 1972

Won
Golden Globe
Best English-Language Foreign Film
UK
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Peter Finch

BAFTA Awards 1972

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Peter Finch
Best Actress
Glenda Jackson
Best Direction
John Schlesinger
Best Film
Best Film Editing
Richard Marden
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Billy Williams
Best Screenplay
Penelope Gilliatt
Best Sound Track
David Campling
Simon Kaye
Gerry Humphreys

David di Donatello Awards 1972

Won
David
Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)
John Schlesinger

Directors Guild of America, USA 1972

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
John Schlesinger

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1971

Won
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Peter Finch
Best Screenplay
Penelope Gilliatt
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Billy Williams
Tied with Vilmos Zsigmond for McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971) in 3rd place.

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1971

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Penelope Gilliatt
2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Peter Finch

Writers Guild of America, USA 1972

Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen
Penelope Gilliatt

Writers' Guild of Great Britain 1972

Won
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Best British Original Screenplay
Penelope Gilliatt

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