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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1990

Won
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Tom Schulman
Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Steven Haft
Paul Junger Witt
Tony Thomas
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Robin Williams
Best Director
Peter Weir

Golden Globes, USA 1990

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Director - Motion Picture
Peter Weir
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Robin Williams
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Tom Schulman

BAFTA Awards 1990

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
Steven Haft
Paul Junger Witt
Tony Thomas
Peter Weir
Best Original Film Score
Maurice Jarre
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Robin Williams
Best Direction
Peter Weir
Best Editing
William M. Anderson
Best Screenplay - Original
Tom Schulman

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 1990

Won
ASCAP Award
Top Box Office Films
Maurice Jarre

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards 1991

Nominated
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Peter Weir
USA.

British Society of Cinematographers 1989

Nominated
Best Cinematography Award
John Seale

Casting Society of America, USA 1990

Won
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Howard Feuer

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1990

Nominated
CFCA Award
Most Promising Actor
Robert Sean Leonard

César Awards, France 1991

Won
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Peter Weir

David di Donatello Awards 1990

Won
David
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Peter Weir
Nominated
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Robin Williams
Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)
Peter Weir

Directors Guild of America, USA 1990

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Peter Weir

Golden Screen, Germany 1991

Won
Golden Screen

Guild of German Art House Cinemas 1991

Won
Guild Film Award - Gold
Foreign Film (Ausländischer Film)
Peter Weir

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 1990

Won
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Peter Weir

Joseph Plateau Awards 1990

Won
Joseph Plateau Award
Best Foreign Film

Jupiter Award 1991

Won
Jupiter Award
Best Film
Best Actor
Robin Williams

Jupiter Award 1990

Won
Jupiter Award
Best International Actor
Robin Williams
Best International Film
Peter Weir

National Board of Review, USA 1989

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

Political Film Society, USA 1990

Won
PFS Award
Democracy

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 1989

Won
UFCA Award
Top Ten Films
Nominated
UFCA Award
Best Actor
Robin Williams
Best Director
Peter Weir
Best Writing, Screenplay - Original/Adapted
Tom Schulman

Warsaw International Film Festival 1990

Won
Audience Award
Peter Weir

Writers Guild of America, USA 1990

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Tom Schulman

Young Artist Awards 1990

Won
Young Artist Award
Best Motion Picture - Drama

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