My Own Private Idaho Poster

Awards

Deauville Film Festival 1991

Won
Coup de Coeur LTC
Gus Van Sant
Tied with Trust (1990).
Won
Critics Award
Gus Van Sant

Independent Spirit Awards 1992

Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Male Lead
River Phoenix
Best Screenplay
Gus Van Sant
Best Film Music
Bill Stafford
Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Feature
Laurie Parker
Best Director
Gus Van Sant
Best Cinematography
Eric Alan Edwards
John J. Campbell

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1991

2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Eric Alan Edwards
John J. Campbell

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1992

Won
NSFC Award
Best Actor
River Phoenix

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1991

2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Gus Van Sant
Best Actor
River Phoenix

PGA Awards 1993

Won
Nova Award
Most Promising Producer in Theatrical Motion Pictures
Laurie Parker

Toronto International Film Festival 1991

Won
International Critics' Award
Gus Van Sant

Venice Film Festival 1991

Won
Volpi Cup
Best Actor
River Phoenix
Unanimously.
Nominated
Golden Lion
Gus Van Sant

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