Children of a Lesser God Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1987

Won
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Marlee Matlin
Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Burt Sugarman
Patrick J. Palmer
Best Actor in a Leading Role
William Hurt
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Piper Laurie
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Hesper Anderson
Mark Medoff

Golden Globes, USA 1987

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Marlee Matlin
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
William Hurt

BAFTA Awards 1987

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Hesper Anderson
Mark Medoff

Berlin International Film Festival 1987

Won
Reader Jury of the "Berliner Morgenpost"
Randa Haines
Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Randa Haines
For a movie which brings an extraordinary theme to public attention in a sensible way.
Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Randa Haines

Directors Guild of America, USA 1987

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Randa Haines

Guild of German Art House Cinemas 1988

Won
Guild Film Award - Silver
Foreign Film (Ausländischer Film)
Randa Haines

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1986

Nominated
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Marlee Matlin

National Board of Review, USA 1986

Nominated
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

Writers Guild of America, USA 1987

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Hesper Anderson
Mark Medoff

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