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Hoop Dreams Poster

(1994)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1995

Nominated
Oscar
Best Film Editing
Frederick Marx
Steve James
William Haugse

American Cinema Editors, USA 1995

Won
Eddie
Best Edited Documentary
Frederick Marx
Steve James
William Haugse

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1994

Won
BSFC Award
Best Documentary

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1995

Won
CFCA Award
Best Picture
Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Director
Steve James

Directors Guild of America, USA 1995

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary/Actuality
Steve James

Image Awards 1996

Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding News, Talk or Information Special

Independent Spirit Awards 1995

Won
Special Distinction Award
Steve James
Frederick Marx
Peter Gilbert

International Documentary Association 1994

Won
IDA Award
Feature Documentaries
Frederick Marx
Steve James
Peter Gilbert

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1994

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Documentary

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1994

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Documentary/Non-Fiction Film
Steve James
Peter Gilbert

MTV Movie Awards 1995

Won
MTV Movie Award
Best New Filmmaker
Steve James

National Board of Review, USA 1994

Won
NBR Award
Best Documentary

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2005

Won
National Film Registry

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1995

Won
NSFC Award
Best Documentary
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Film

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1994

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Non-Fiction Film

Peabody Awards 1996

Won
Peabody Award

Prix Italia 1995

Won
Special Prix Italia
Documentary

Society of Texas Film Critics Awards 1994

Won
STFC Award
Best Documentary

Sundance Film Festival 1994

Won
Audience Award
Documentary
Steve James
Nominated
Grand Jury Prize
Documentary
Steve James

Yamagata International Documentary Festival 1995

Nominated
Robert and Frances Flaherty Prize
Steve James

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