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(1994)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1995

Won
Oscar
Best Picture
Wendy Finerman
Steve Starkey
Steve Tisch
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Tom Hanks
Best Director
Robert Zemeckis
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Eric Roth
Best Film Editing
Arthur Schmidt
Best Effects, Visual Effects
Ken Ralston
George Murphy
Stephen Rosenbaum
Allen Hall
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Gary Sinise
Best Cinematography
Don Burgess
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
Rick Carter
Nancy Haigh
Best Sound
Randy Thom
Tom Johnson
Dennis S. Sands
William B. Kaplan
Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing
Gloria S. Borders
Randy Thom
Best Makeup
Daniel C. Striepeke
Hallie D'Amore
Judith A. Cory
Best Music, Original Score
Alan Silvestri

Golden Globes, USA 1995

Won
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Robert Zemeckis
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Tom Hanks
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Robin Wright
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Gary Sinise
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Eric Roth
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Alan Silvestri

BAFTA Awards 1995

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Special Effects
Ken Ralston
George Murphy
Stephen Rosenbaum
Doug Chiang
Allen Hall
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Sally Field
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Eric Roth
Best Cinematography
Don Burgess
Best Editing
Arthur Schmidt
Best Film
Wendy Finerman
Steve Tisch
Steve Starkey
Robert Zemeckis
Nominated
David Lean Award for Direction
Robert Zemeckis

Screen Actors Guild Awards 1995

Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Tom Hanks
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Gary Sinise
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Sally Field
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Robin Wright

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 1995

Won
Saturn Award
Best Fantasy Film
Best Supporting Actor
Gary Sinise
Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
Best Supporting Actress
Robin Wright
Best Director
Robert Zemeckis
Best Writing
Eric Roth
Best Music
Alan Silvestri
Best Special Effects
Ken Ralston
Industrial Light & Magic (ILM)

Amanda Awards, Norway 1995

Won
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske spillefilm)
Robert Zemeckis

American Cinema Editors, USA 1995

Won
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Arthur Schmidt

American Comedy Awards, USA 1995

Won
American Comedy Award
Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)
Tom Hanks

American Society of Cinematographers, USA 1995

Nominated
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
Don Burgess

Awards of the Japanese Academy 1996

Nominated
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Film

BMI Film & TV Awards 1995

Won
BMI Film Music Award
Alan Silvestri

Casting Society of America, USA 1995

Nominated
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Ellen Lewis

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1995

Won
CFCA Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Gary Sinise
Best Picture
Best Director
Robert Zemeckis
Best Screenplay
Eric Roth

Chlotrudis Awards 1995

Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actor
Gary Sinise
Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks

Cinema Audio Society, USA 1995

Won
C.A.S. Award
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for a Feature Film
Randy Thom (re-recording mixer)
Tom Johnson (re-recording mixer)
Dennis S. Sands (re-recording mixer)
William B. Kaplan (production mixer)

Czech Lions 1995

Won
Czech Lion
Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)
Robert Zemeckis

DVD Exclusive Awards 2001

Nominated
Video Premiere Award
Best Overall New Extra Features, Library Title

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1995

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Robert Zemeckis
Best Supporting Actor
Gary Sinise

David di Donatello Awards 1995

Nominated
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Tom Hanks
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Robert Zemeckis

Directors Guild of America, USA 1995

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Robert Zemeckis
Charles Newirth (unit production manager) (plaque)
Bruce Moriarty (first assistant director) (plaque)
Cherylanne Martin (second assistant director) (plaque)
Dana J. Kuznetzkoff (second assistant director) (plaque)

Golden Screen, Germany 1995

Won
Golden Screen with 1 Star

Golden Screen, Germany 1994

Won
Golden Screen

Grammy Awards 1995

Nominated
Grammy
Best Pop Instrumental Performance
Alan Silvestri
For "I'm Forrest... Forrest Gump (The Feather Theme)".

Guldbagge Awards 1995

Nominated
Guldbagge
Best Foreign Film (Bästa utländska film)
Robert Zemeckis

Heartland Film Festival 1995

Won
Studio Crystal Heart Award
Winston Groom

Humanitas Prize 1995

Nominated
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Eric Roth

Jupiter Award 1994

Won
Jupiter Award
Best International Actor
Tom Hanks

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1994

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks

Kids' Choice Awards, USA 1995

Nominated
Blimp Award
Favorite Movie Actress
Sally Field

MTV Movie Awards 1995

Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Movie
Best Male Performance
Tom Hanks
Best Breakthrough Performance
Mykelti Williamson

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 1995

Won
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - ADR

National Board of Review, USA 1994

Won
NBR Award
Best Film
Tied with Pulp Fiction (1994).
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
Best Supporting Actor
Gary Sinise
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2011

Won
National Film Registry

Online Film & Television Association 2014

Won
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

PGA Awards 1995

Won
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Wendy Finerman
Steve Tisch
Steve Starkey
Charles Newirth

People's Choice Awards, USA 1995

Won
People's Choice Award
Favorite Motion Picture
Favorite Dramatic Motion Picture

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 1995

Won
SEFCA Award
Best Actor
Tom Hanks
2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Picture

USC Scripter Award 1995

Nominated
USC Scripter Award
Eric Roth (screenwriter)
Winston Groom (author)

Writers Guild of America, USA 1995

Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Eric Roth

Young Artist Awards 1995

Won
Young Artist Award
Best Performance by an Actress Under Ten in a Motion Picture
Hanna Hall
Best Performance by an Actor Under Ten in a Motion Picture
Haley Joel Osment
Nominated
Young Artist Award
Best Performance by a Young Actor Co-Starring in a Motion Picture
Michael Conner Humphreys

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