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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2001

Won
Oscar
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Best Music, Original Score
Dun Tan
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
Timmy Yip
Best Foreign Language Film
Taiwan.
Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
William Kong
Li-Kong Hsu
Ang Lee
Best Director
Ang Lee
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Hui-Ling Wang
James Schamus
Kuo Jung Tsai
Best Costume Design
Timmy Yip
Best Film Editing
Tim Squyres
Best Music, Original Song
Jorge Calandrelli (composer)
Dun Tan (composer)
James Schamus (lyricist)
For the song "A Love Before Time".

Golden Globes, USA 2001

Won
Golden Globe
Best Foreign Language Film
Taiwan.
Best Director - Motion Picture
Ang Lee
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Dun Tan

BAFTA Awards 2001

Won
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
Dun Tan
Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film not in the English Language
William Kong
Li-Kong Hsu
Ang Lee
Best Costume Design
Timmy Yip
Won
David Lean Award for Direction
Ang Lee
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
William Kong
Li-Kong Hsu
Ang Lee
Best Screenplay - Adapted
James Schamus
Hui-Ling Wang
Kuo Jung Tsai
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Michelle Yeoh
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Ziyi Zhang
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Best Production Design
Timmy Yip
Best Editing
Tim Squyres
Best Sound
Drew Kunin
Reilly Steele
Eugene Gearty
Robert Fernandez
Robert Fernandez
Best Achievement in Special Visual Effects
Rob Hodgson
Kwok-Shing Lo
Jonathan F. Styrlund
Bessie Cheuk
Travis Baumann
Best Make Up/Hair
Yun-Ling Man
Siu-Mui Chau

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards 2002

Won
ASCAP Award
Top Box Office Films
Dun Tan

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2001

Won
Saturn Award
Best Action/Adventure/Thriller Film
Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor
Yun-Fat Chow
Best Actress
Michelle Yeoh
Best Supporting Actress
Ziyi Zhang
Best Director
Ang Lee
Best Writing
Hui-Ling Wang
James Schamus
Kuo Jung Tsai
Best Music
Dun Tan
Yo-Yo Ma
Best Costumes
Timmy Yip

Amanda Awards, Norway 2001

Nominated
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske spillefilm)
Ang Lee

American Cinema Editors, USA 2001

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic
Tim Squyres

American Society of Cinematographers, USA 2001

Nominated
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
Peter Pau

Art Directors Guild 2001

Nominated
Excellence in Production Design Award
Period or Fantasy Film
Timmy Yip (production designer)
Eddy Wong (art director)
Zhanjia Yang (art director)
Xing-Zhan Yang (art director)
Jian-Quo Wang (art director)
Bin Zhao (art director)

Australian Film Institute 2001

Won
Best Foreign Film Award
Ang Lee
James Schamus

Beijing Student Film Festival 2001

Won
Jury Award
Best Visual Effect

Bergen International Film Festival 2000

Won
Audience Award
Ang Lee

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards 2001

Nominated
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Action Team (Internet Only)
Yun-Fat Chow
Michelle Yeoh

Bodil Awards 2001

Won
Bodil
Best Non-American Film (Bedste ikke amerikanske film)
Ang Lee

Bogey Awards, Germany 2001

Won
Bogey Award

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 2000

Won
BSFC Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau

British Society of Cinematographers 2001

Nominated
Best Cinematography Award
Peter Pau

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Foreign-Language Film
Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture

Camerimage 2000

Nominated
Golden Frog
Peter Pau

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Won
CFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Best Original Score
Dun Tan
Best Foreign Language Film
Ang Lee
Most Promising Actress
Ziyi Zhang
Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actress
Ziyi Zhang
Best Director
Ang Lee

Chlotrudis Awards 2001

Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Director
Ang Lee
Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Michelle Yeoh
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Best Movie
Best Supporting Actor
Chen Chang

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize 2002

Nominated
Cinema Brazil Grand Prize
Best Foreign-Language Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)
Ang Lee
Taiwan.

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Best Foreign-Language Film
2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Ang Lee

Directors Guild of America, USA 2001

Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Ang Lee
Helen Li (production manager) (plaque)
Kai Keung Lai (first assistant director) (plaque)
Sylvia Liu (first assistant director) (plaque)
Jin Ting Zhang (second assistant director) (plaque)
Ying-Ying Zhou (second assistant director) (plaque)
Hong-Bo Zhu (second assistant director) (plaque)
Cheng Lin Xu (second assistant director) (plaque)
Bu-Si Ta (second assistant director) (plaque)

Empire Awards, UK 2001

Nominated
Empire Award
Best Film
Best Director
Ang Lee

European Film Awards 2000

Nominated
Screen International Award
Ang Lee
China.

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards 2001

Won
FCCA Award
Best Foreign-Language Film

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 2001

Won
FFCC Award
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Best Foreign Film

Ghent International Film Festival 2000

Won
Georges Delerue Prize
Dun Tan
Nominated
Grand Prix
Ang Lee

Golden Bauhinia Awards 2001

Won
Golden Bauhinia
Best Picture
Best Director
Ang Lee
Best Supporting Actress
Ziyi Zhang

Golden Horse Film Festival 2000

Won
Golden Horse Award
Best Film
Li-Kong Hsu
William Kong
Ang Lee
Best Editing
Tim Squyres
Best Action Direction
Woo-ping Yuen
Best Visual Effects
Kwok-Shing Lo
Rob Hodgson
Best Sound Effects
Eugene Gearty
Nominated
Golden Horse Award
Best Director
Ang Lee
Best Actress
Michelle Yeoh
Best Actress
Ziyi Zhang
Best Screenplay Adapted from Another Medium
Hui-Ling Wang
James Schamus
Kuo Jung Tsai
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Best Art Direction
Timmy Yip
Best Original Score
Dun Tan
For the song "A Love Before Time".

Golden Rooster Awards 2000

Nominated
Golden Rooster
Best Co-production Film

Golden Trailer Awards 2001

Won
Golden Trailer
Best Romance
For the trailer.
Best Art and Commerce
For the trailer.
Nominated
Best Title Sequence
Nominated
Golden Trailer
Best of Show
Best Foreign
Best Foreign
Best Action
Best Drama

Grammy Awards 2002

Won
Grammy
Best Score Soundtrack Album For A Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media
Dun Tan
Nominated
Grammy
Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
Jorge Calandrelli
Dun Tan
James Schamus
For the song "A Love Before Time".

Hong Kong Film Awards 2001

Won
Hong Kong Film Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Ang Lee
Best Supporting Actress
Pei-pei Cheng
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Best Action Choreography
Woo-ping Yuen
Best Sound Design
Eugene Gearty
Best Original Film Score
Dun Tan
Best Original Film Song
CoCo Lee (performer)
For the song ? ('Moonlight Lover').
Nominated
Hong Kong Film Award
Best Screenplay
Hui-Ling Wang
James Schamus
Kuo Jung Tsai
Best Actor
Yun-Fat Chow
Best Actress
Michelle Yeoh
Best Actress
Ziyi Zhang
Best Supporting Actor
Chen Chang
Best Film Editing
Tim Squyres
Best Art Direction
Timmy Yip
Best Costume & Make Up Design
Timmy Yip

Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards 2001

Won
Film of Merit
Won
Special Achievement Award
Woo-ping Yuen

Hugo Awards 2001

Won
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Ang Lee (director)
Hui-Ling Wang (screenplay)
James Schamus (screenplay)
Kuo Jung Tsai (screenplay)
Du Lu Wang (based on the book by)

Independent Spirit Awards 2001

Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Feature
William Kong
Li-Kong Hsu
Ang Lee
Best Director
Ang Lee
Best Supporting Female
Ziyi Zhang

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 2000

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Foreign Film

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2001

Won
ALFS Award
Foreign Language Film of the Year
Nominated
ALFS Award
Film of the Year
Director of the Year
Ang Lee

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2000

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Best Production Design
Timmy Yip
Best Music
Dun Tan
2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Ziyi Zhang
Best Director
Ang Lee

MTV Movie Awards 2001

Won
MTV Movie Award
Best Fight
Ziyi Zhang
Versus entire bar.
Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Movie
Breakthrough Female Performance
Ziyi Zhang

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2001

Won
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Dialogue & ADR, Domestic Feature Film
Eugene Gearty (supervising sound editor)
Kenton Jakub (supervising adr editor)
Jean Tsien (supervising adr editor)
Lewis Goldstein (supervising dialogue editor)
Betty P. Teng (adr editor)
Gina Alfano (adr editor)
Hal Levinsohn (adr editor)
Lisa J. Levine (adr editor)
Paul Urmson (dialogue editor)
Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Sound Effects & Foley, Domestic Feature Film
Eugene Gearty (supervising sound editor)
Jennifer Ralston (supervising foley editor)
Blake Leyh (sound editor)
Benjamin Cheah (sound editor)
Best Sound Editing - Music (Foreign & Domestic)

National Board of Review, USA 2000

Won
NBR Award
Best Foreign Language Film
China/Hong Kong/Taiwan/USA.
Top Foreign Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 2001

2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Tied with Steven Soderbergh Traffic (2000).
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Director
Ang Lee

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2000

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Cinematographer
Peter Pau
2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Ang Lee
Best Foreign Language Film
Taiwan.

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2001

Won
OFCS Award
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Best Foreign Language Film
Taiwan.
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Film
Best Supporting Actress
Ziyi Zhang
Best Director
Ang Lee
Best Original Score
Dun Tan
Best Film Editing
Tim Squyres

PGA Awards 2001

Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Li-Kong Hsu
William Kong
Ang Lee

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2001

Won
PFCS Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Film Editing
Tim Squyres

Robert Festival 2001

Won
Robert
Best Non-American Film (Årets ikke-amerikanske film)
Ang Lee (director)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2000

2nd place
SDFCS Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau

Satellite Awards 2001

Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, Foreign Language
Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Director
Ang Lee
Best Cinematography
Peter Pau
Best Film Editing
Tim Squyres
Best Sound
Eugene Gearty
Best Art Direction
Timmy Yip
Best Costume Design
Timmy Yip

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America 2002

Won
Nebula Award
Best Script
James Schamus
Kuo Jung Tsai
Hui-Ling Wang

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Won
SEFCA Award
Best Foreign Language Film

Teen Choice Awards 2001

Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Film - Choice Breakout Performance
Ziyi Zhang

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2000

Won
TFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Supporting Performance, Female
Ziyi Zhang
2nd place
TFCA Award
Best Performance, Female
Michelle Yeoh
Best Director
Ang Lee

Toronto International Film Festival 2000

Won
People's Choice Award
Ang Lee

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2001

Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Actress
Michelle Yeoh

World Soundtrack Awards 2001

Nominated
World Soundtrack Award
Discovery of the Year
Dun Tan

World Stunt Awards 2001

Nominated
Taurus Award
Best Stunt Coordinator and/or 2nd Unit Director: Feature Film
Woo-ping Yuen

Writers Guild of America, USA 2001

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Hui-Ling Wang
James Schamus
Kuo Jung Tsai

Young Artist Awards 2001

Won
Young Artist Award
Best Young Actress in an International Film
Ziyi Zhang
China.

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