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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1994

Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Jim Sheridan
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Pete Postlethwaite
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Emma Thompson
Best Director
Jim Sheridan
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Terry George
Jim Sheridan
Best Film Editing
Gerry Hambling

Golden Globes, USA 1994

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
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
Emma Thompson
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Bono
Gavin Friday
Maurice Seezer
For the song "(You Made Me the) Thief of Your Heart"

BAFTA Awards 1994

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Terry George
Jim Sheridan

American Cinema Editors, USA 1994

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Gerry Hambling

Australian Film Institute 1994

Nominated
AFI Award
Best Foreign Film
Jim Sheridan

Berlin International Film Festival 1994

Won
Golden Berlin Bear
Jim Sheridan

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1993

Won
BSFC Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis

David di Donatello Awards 1994

Won
David
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Jim Sheridan
Nominated
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Daniel Day-Lewis

European Film Awards 1994

Nominated
European Film Award
Best Film
Jim Sheridan

Evening Standard British Film Awards 1995

Won
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Film
Jim Sheridan

Humanitas Prize 1994

Nominated
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Terry George
Jim Sheridan

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 1995

Nominated
European Silver Ribbon
Jim Sheridan

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1993

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Emma Thompson

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1993

2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
For The Age of Innocence

National Board of Review, USA 1993

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1994

2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Tied with Anthony Hopkins for The Remains of the Day (1993) and Shadowlands (1993).

Political Film Society, USA 1994

Won
PFS Award
Exposé
Nominated
PFS Award
Human Rights
Peace

Writers Guild of America, USA 1994

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Terry George
Jim Sheridan

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