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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1999

Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Fernanda Montenegro
Best Foreign Language Film
Brazil.

Golden Globes, USA 1999

Won
Golden Globe
Best Foreign Language Film
Brazil
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Fernanda Montenegro

BAFTA Awards 1999

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film not in the English Language
Arthur Cohn
Martine de Clermont-Tonnerre
Walter Salles

Amanda Awards, Norway 1999

Nominated
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske spillefilm)
Walter Salles

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards 2000

Won
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Walter Salles

Awards Circuit Community Awards 1998

Nominated
ACCA
Best Foreign Language Film
Brazil

Berlin International Film Festival 1998

Won
Golden Berlin Bear
Walter Salles
Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Competition
Walter Salles
Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Actress
Fernanda Montenegro

Brothers Manaki International Film Festival 1998

Won
Golden Camera 300
Walter Carvalho
Won
Student Jury Award
Walter Carvalho

Camerimage 1998

Won
Golden Frog
Walter Carvalho

Chlotrudis Awards 1999

Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Fernanda Montenegro

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain 1999

Won
CEC Award
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Brazil.

César Awards, France 1999

Nominated
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Walter Salles (director)
Brazil.

David di Donatello Awards 1999

Nominated
David
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Walter Salles

Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival 1998

Won
Critic's Choice Award
Best Actress
Fernanda Montenegro
Tied with Birgit Doll for Suzie Washington (1998).

Guldbagge Awards 2000

Nominated
Guldbagge
Best Foreign Film (Bästa utländska film)
Brazil.

Havana Film Festival 1998

Won
Award of the Havana University
Walter Salles
Won
Best Actress
Fernanda Montenegro
Won
Glauber Rocha Award - Special Mention
Walter Salles
Won
Special Jury Prize
Walter Salles
Won
Special Mention
Child Acting
Vinícius de Oliveira

Independent Spirit Awards 1999

Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
Walter Salles
Brazil.

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 1999

Won
Silver Ribbon
Best Female Dubbing (Migliore Doppiaggio Femminile)
Graziella Polesinanti
For the voice of Fernanda Montenegro.
Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Walter Salles

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1998

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Fernanda Montenegro
Tied with Ally Sheedy for High Art (1998).
2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Foreign Film
Walter Salles

National Board of Review, USA 1998

Won
NBR Award
Best Actress
Fernanda Montenegro
Best Foreign Language Film
Brazil/France.
Top Foreign Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1999

3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Fernanda Montenegro

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1998

2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Fernanda Montenegro
Tied with Renée Zellweger for One True Thing (1998) and A Price Above Rubies (1998).
Best Foreign Language Film
Brazil/France

Online Film & Television Association 1999

Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Fernanda Montenegro
Best Breakthrough Performance - Male
Vinícius de Oliveira
Best Drama Actress
Fernanda Montenegro
Best Foreign Language Film
Brazil

Online Film Critics Society Awards 1999

Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Foreign Language Film

San Sebastián International Film Festival 1998

Won
Audience Award
Walter Salles
Won
Youth Jury Award
Walter Salles

Satellite Awards 1999

Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, Foreign Language
Walter Salles
Brazil
Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Fernanda Montenegro
Best Screenplay, Original
João Emanuel Carneiro
Marcos Bernstein

SESC Film Festival, Brazil 1999

Won
Audience Award
Best Film (Melhor Filme)
Walter Salles
Best Director (Melhor Diretor)
Walter Salles
Best Actress (Melhor Atriz)
Fernanda Montenegro
Won
Critics Award
Best Film (Melhor Filme)
Walter Salles
Best Director (Melhor Diretor)
Walter Salles
Best Actress (Melhor Atriz)
Fernanda Montenegro

Silver Daisy Awards, Brazil 1998

Won
Silver Daisy
Walter Salles

Spain Film Critics Association Awards 1999

Won
Spain Film Critics Association Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Walter Salles

São Paulo Association of Art Critics Awards 1999

Won
APCA Trophy
Best Film (Melhor Filme)
Walter Salles
Best Actress (Melhor Atriz)
Fernanda Montenegro
Best Director (Melhor Diretor)
Walter Salles
Best Cinematography (Melhor Fotografia)
Walter Carvalho

Vancouver International Film Festival 1998

2nd place
Most Popular Film
Walter Salles
Runner-up.

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