Sounder Poster

(1972)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1973

Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Robert B. Radnitz
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Paul Winfield
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Cicely Tyson
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Lonne Elder III

Golden Globes, USA 1973

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Cicely Tyson
Most Promising Newcomer - Male
Kevin Hooks

BAFTA Awards 1974

Nominated
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
Taj Mahal
Nominated
UN Award

Directors Guild of America, USA 1973

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Martin Ritt

Grammy Awards 1974

Nominated
Grammy
Album of Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture
Taj Mahal

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1972

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Actress
Cicely Tyson
Tied with Katharine Hepburn for The Trojan Women (1971).

National Board of Review, USA 1972

Won
NBR Award
Best Actress
Cicely Tyson
Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1972

Won
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Cicely Tyson

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1973

Nominated
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Cicely Tyson

Writers Guild of America, USA 1973

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
Lonne Elder III

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