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Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards 1974

Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special - Comedy or Drama
Robert W. Christiansen (producer)
Rick Rosenberg (producer)
Best Lead Actress in a Drama
Cicely Tyson
Actress of the Year - Special
Cicely Tyson
Best Directing in Drama - A Single Program - Comedy or Drama
John Korty
Best Writing in Drama - Adaptation
Tracy Keenan Wynn
Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design
Bruce Walkup (costume design)
Sandra Stewart (costume design)
Outstanding Achievement in Makeup
Stan Winston (makeup)
Rick Baker (makeup)
Best Music Composition - For a Special Program
Fred Karlin
Outstanding Achievement in Any Area of Creative Technical Crafts
Lynda Gurasich (hairstylist)
Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Best Song or Theme
Fred Karlin
For the song "The Love That Lights Our Way".
Outstanding Achievement in Film or Tape Sound Mixing
Charles T. Knight (sound mixer)
Don Minkler (sound mixer)
Best Film Editing for Entertainment Programming - For a Special or Feature Length Program Made for Television
Sidney Levin (editor)
Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)
Best Art Direction or Scenic Design - For a Dramatic Program or Feature Length Film, for a Series, a Single Program of a Series or a Special Program
Michael D. Haller (art director)
Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)

BAFTA Awards 1975

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Cicely Tyson
Nominated
UN Award

Directors Guild of America, USA 1975

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television
John Korty
Ted Swanson (unit production manager) (plaque)
Ric Rondell (first assistant director) (plaque)
Nathan Haggard (second assistant director) (plaque)

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