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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1992

Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
John Singleton

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John Singleton became the youngest director and the very first African-American in cinema history ever to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director.

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
John Singleton

BMI Film & TV Awards 1992

Won
BMI Film Music Award
Stanley Clarke

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1992

Won
CFCA Award
Most Promising Actor
Ice Cube
Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Ice Cube
Best Supporting Actor
Laurence Fishburne
Best Picture
Best Director
John Singleton
Best Screenplay
John Singleton
Most Promising Actor
Cuba Gooding Jr.

Image Awards 1993

Won
Image Award
Outstanding Motion Picture

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1991

Won
New Generation Award
John Singleton

MTV Movie Awards 1992

Won
MTV Movie Award
Best New Filmmaker
John Singleton
Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Movie

National Board of Review, USA 1991

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2002

Won
National Film Registry

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1991

Won
NYFCC Award
Best New Director
John Singleton

Political Film Society, USA 1992

Won
PFS Award
Peace
Nominated
PFS Award
Exposé
Human Rights

Stockholm Film Festival 1991

Nominated
Bronze Horse
John Singleton

Writers Guild of America, USA 1992

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
John Singleton

Young Artist Awards 1992

Won
Young Artist Award
Outstanding Young Ensemble Cast in a Motion Picture
Desi Arnez Hines II
Baha Jackson
Donovan McCrary

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