The Madness of King George Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1995

Won
Oscar
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
Ken Adam
Carolyn Scott
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Nigel Hawthorne
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Helen Mirren
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Alan Bennett

BAFTA Awards 1996

Won
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Stephen Evans
David Parfitt
Nicholas Hytner
Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Make Up/Hair
Lisa Westcott
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Nigel Hawthorne
Nominated
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
George Fenton
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
Stephen Evans
David Parfitt
Nicholas Hytner
Best Cinematography
Andrew Dunn
Best Costume Design
Mark Thompson
Best Editing
Tariq Anwar
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Ian Holm
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Helen Mirren
Best Production Design
Ken Adam
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Alan Bennett
Best Sound
Christopher Ackland
David Crozier
Robin O'Donoghue
Nominated
David Lean Award for Direction
Nicholas Hytner

British Society of Cinematographers 1995

Won
Best Cinematography Award
Andrew Dunn

Cannes Film Festival 1995

Won
Best Actress
Helen Mirren
Nominated
Palme d'Or
Nicholas Hytner

Empire Awards, UK 1996

Won
Empire Award
Best Actor
Nigel Hawthorne

Evening Standard British Film Awards 1996

Won
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Film
Nicholas Hytner
Best Screenplay
Alan Bennett
Best Technical/Artistic Achievement
Andrew Dunn

Goya Awards 1996

Nominated
Goya
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
UK.

London Critics Circle Film Awards 1996

Won
ALFS Award
British Film of the Year
British Actor of the Year
Nigel Hawthorne
British Screenwriter of the Year
Alan Bennett
British Technical Achievement of the Year
Ken Adam (production designer)
Nominated
ALFS Award
British Actress of the Year
Helen Mirren

National Board of Review, USA 1994

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

Writers Guild of America, USA 1995

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Alan Bennett

Writers' Guild of Great Britain 1995

Won
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Film - Screenplay
Alan Bennett

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