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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1996

Won
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Susan Sarandon
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Sean Penn
Best Director
Tim Robbins
Best Music, Original Song
Bruce Springsteen
For the song "Dead Man Walking".

Golden Globes, USA 1996

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Susan Sarandon
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Sean Penn
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Tim Robbins

Screen Actors Guild Awards 1996

Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Susan Sarandon
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Sean Penn

Australian Film Institute 1996

Nominated
Best Foreign Film Award
Tim Robbins
Jon Kilik
Rudd Simmons

Awards Circuit Community Awards 1995

2nd place
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Sean Penn
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Susan Sarandon

Berlin International Film Festival 1996

Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Competition
Tim Robbins
Won
Prize of the Guild of German Art House Cinemas
Tim Robbins
Won
Reader Jury of the "Berliner Morgenpost"
Tim Robbins
Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Actor
Sean Penn
Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Tim Robbins

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards 1997

Won
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Actress - Drama
Susan Sarandon

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1996

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actor
Sean Penn

Chlotrudis Awards 1996

Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Movie
Best Actor
Sean Penn
Best Actress
Susan Sarandon

David di Donatello Awards 1996

Won
David
Best Foreign Actress (Migliore Attrice Straniera)
Susan Sarandon

Film Independent Spirit Awards 1996

Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Male Lead
Sean Penn
Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Supporting Female
Celia Weston

Heartland Film Festival 1996

Won
Studio Crystal Heart Award

Humanitas Prize 1996

Won
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Tim Robbins

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1995

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Actress
Susan Sarandon

Love is Folly International Film Festival, Bulgaria 1996

Won
Golden Aphrodite
Tim Robbins

MovieGuide Awards 1996

Won
Epiphany Prize
Best Film

MTV Movie Awards 1996

Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Female Performance
Susan Sarandon

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1996

2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Sean Penn

Nikkan Sports Film Awards 1996

Won
Nikkan Sports Film Award
Best Foreign Film

Online Film & Television Association 1997

Won
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

Palm Springs International Film Festival 1996

Won
Best Director
Tim Robbins

Political Film Society, USA 1997

Won
PFS Award
Exposé
Nominated
PFS Award
Human Rights

Sant Jordi Awards 1996

Nominated
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Actress (Mejor Actriz Extranjera)
Susan Sarandon
Best Foreign Actor (Mejor Actor Extranjero)
Sean Penn

USC Scripter Award 1997

Nominated
USC Scripter Award
Tim Robbins (screenwriter)
Helen Prejean (author)

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