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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1985

Won
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Peggy Ashcroft

Peggy Ashcroft was not present at the awards ceremony. Angela Lansbury accepted the award on her ... More

Peggy Ashcroft was not present at the awards ceremony. Angela Lansbury accepted the award on her behalf.

Best Music, Original Score
Maurice Jarre
Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
John Brabourne
Richard B. Goodwin
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Judy Davis
Best Director
David Lean
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
David Lean
Best Cinematography
Ernest Day
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
John Box
Hugh Scaife
Best Costume Design
Judy Moorcroft
Best Sound
Graham V. Hartstone
Nicolas Le Messurier
Michael A. Carter
John W. Mitchell
Best Film Editing
David Lean

Golden Globes, USA 1985

Won
Golden Globe
Best Foreign Film
England
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Peggy Ashcroft

Peggy Ashcroft was not present at the awards ceremony. Her co-star Victor Banerjee accepted the ... More

Peggy Ashcroft was not present at the awards ceremony. Her co-star Victor Banerjee accepted the award on her behalf.

Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Maurice Jarre
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
David Lean
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
David Lean

BAFTA Awards 1986

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Peggy Ashcroft
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Victor Banerjee
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
James Fox
Best Screenplay - Adapted
David Lean
Best Cinematography
Ernest Day
Best Costume Design
Judy Moorcroft
Best Film
John Brabourne
Richard B. Goodwin
David Lean
Best Production Design
John Box
Best Score
Maurice Jarre

Awards of the Japanese Academy 1986

Nominated
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Language Film

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1985

Won
BSFC Award
Best Actress
Judy Davis
Best Supporting Actress
Peggy Ashcroft

British Society of Cinematographers 1985

Nominated
Best Cinematography Award
Ernest Day

Directors Guild of America, USA 1985

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
David Lean

Evening Standard British Film Awards 1986

Won
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Actor
Victor Banerjee

Grammy Awards 1986

Nominated
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Maurice Jarre

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1984

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Film
Best Supporting Actress
Peggy Ashcroft
Best Director
David Lean

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1984

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Peggy Ashcroft

National Board of Review, USA 1984

Won
NBR Award
Best Film
Best Director
David Lean
Best Actor
Victor Banerjee
Best Actress
Peggy Ashcroft
Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1985

2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Peggy Ashcroft
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Director
David Lean

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1984

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
David Lean
Best Actress
Peggy Ashcroft

Writers Guild of America, USA 1985

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
David Lean

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