The Dead Poster

(1987)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1988

Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Tony Huston
Best Costume Design
Dorothy Jeakins

Bodil Awards 1989

Won
Bodil
Best Non-European Film (Bedste ikke-europæiske film)
John Huston (director)

David di Donatello Awards 1988

Nominated
David
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
John Huston
Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)
John Huston

Fotogramas de Plata 1989

Won
Fotogramas de Plata
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
John Huston

French Syndicate of Cinema Critics 1989

Won
Critics Award
Best Foreign Film
John Huston
USA. Tied with Bagdad Cafe (1987).

Independent Spirit Awards 1988

Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
John Huston
Best Supporting Female
Anjelica Huston
Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Cinematography
Fred Murphy
Best Screenplay
Tony Huston
Best Feature
Wieland Schulz-Keil
Chris Sievernich

London Critics Circle Film Awards 1989

Won
ALFS Award
Director of the Year
John Huston

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1988

Won
NSFC Award
Best Film
2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Director
John Huston
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Anjelica Huston

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1987

2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
John Huston
Best Screenplay
Tony Huston
3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Anjelica Huston
Best Supporting Actress
Anjelica Huston

SESC Film Festival, Brazil 1990

Won
Critics Award
Best Foreign Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)
John Huston

Tokyo International Film Festival 1987

Won
Special Achievement Award
International Competition
John Huston
Nominated
Tokyo Grand Prix
John Huston

USC Scripter Award 1989

Nominated
USC Scripter Award
Tony Huston (screenwriter)
James Joyce (author)

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