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My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown Poster

(1989)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1990

Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Brenda Fricker
Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Noel Pearson
Best Director
Jim Sheridan
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Jim Sheridan
Shane Connaughton

Golden Globes, USA 1990

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Brenda Fricker

BAFTA Awards 1990

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Ray McAnally
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Shane Connaughton
Jim Sheridan
Best Film
Noel Pearson
Jim Sheridan
Best Make Up Artist
Ken Jennings

Angers European First Film Festival 1990

Won
Audience Award
Feature Film
Jim Sheridan

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1990

Won
BSFC Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Supporting Actress
Brenda Fricker

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1990

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Most Promising Actor
Hugh O'Conor

David di Donatello Awards 1990

Won
David
Best Foreign Producer (Migliore Produttore Straniero)
Noel Pearson

European Film Awards 1989

Nominated
European Film Award
Best Young Film
Jim Sheridan (director)
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Director
Jim Sheridan

Evening Standard British Film Awards 1990

Won
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis

Guild of German Art House Cinemas 1991

Won
Guild Film Award - Silver
Foreign Film (Ausländischer Film)
Jim Sheridan

Independent Spirit Awards 1990

Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
Jim Sheridan
Ireland/UK.

London Critics Circle Film Awards 1990

Won
ALFS Award
Actor of the Year
Daniel Day-Lewis

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1989

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Supporting Actress
Brenda Fricker

Montréal World Film Festival 1989

Won
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention
Jim Sheridan (director)
Daniel Day-Lewis (actor)
Won
Special Mention of the Jury
Brenda Fricker (supporting actress)

National Board of Review, USA 1989

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1990

Won
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Brenda Fricker

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1989

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Brenda Fricker
3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best New Director
Jim Sheridan

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 1989

Won
UFCA Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Supporting Actress
Brenda Fricker
Top Ten Films
Nominated
UFCA Award
Best Picture

Writers Guild of America, USA 1990

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Shane Connaughton
Jim Sheridan

Young Artist Awards 1990

Won
Young Artist Award
Best Young Actor Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Hugh O'Conor
Nominated
Young Artist Award
Best Motion Picture - Drama

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