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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1978 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
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1973 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Story and Screenplay Based on Factual Material or Material Not Previously Published or Produced
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
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BAFTA Awards

1974 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
Shared with:
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Direction
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
Best Sound Track
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
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Ariel Awards, Mexico

1956 Winner
Golden Ariel
Robinson Crusoe (1954)
Winner
Silver Ariel
Best Direction (Mejor Dirección)
Robinson Crusoe (1954)
Best Screenplay (Mejor Adaptación)
Robinson Crusoe (1954)
Nominee
Golden Ariel
Ensayo de un crimen (1955)
Nominee
Silver Ariel
Best Direction (Mejor Dirección)
Ensayo de un crimen (1955)
Best Screenplay (Mejor Adaptación)
Ensayo de un crimen (1955)
Shared with:
1953 Nominee
Golden Ariel
Subida al cielo (1952)
Nominee
Silver Ariel
Best Direction (Mejor Dirección)
Subida al cielo (1952)
1951 Winner
Golden Ariel
Los olvidados (1950)
Winner
Silver Ariel
Best Direction (Mejor Dirección)
Los olvidados (1950)
Best Screenplay (Mejor Adaptación)
Los olvidados (1950)
Shared with:
Best Original Story (Mejor Argumento Original)
Los olvidados (1950)
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Berlin International Film Festival

1969 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize - Honorable Mention
For the body of his works.
Winner
Interfilm Award
La voie lactée (1969)
The movie screened out-of-competition.

Bodil Awards

1968 Winner
Bodil
Best European Film (Bedste europæiske film)
Belle de jour (1967)
1963 Winner
Bodil
Best Non-European Film (Bedste ikke-europæiske film)
El ángel exterminador (1962)
1961 Winner
Bodil
Best Non-European Film (Bedste ikke-europæiske film)
Nazarín (1959)

Cannes Film Festival

1962 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Competition
El ángel exterminador (1962)
Nominee
Palme d'Or
El ángel exterminador (1962)
1961 Winner
Palme d'Or
Viridiana (1961)
Tied with The Long Absence (1961).
1960 Winner
Special Mention
The Young One (1960)
Nominee
Palme d'Or
The Young One (1960)
1959 Winner
International Prize
Nazarín (1959)
Nominee
Palme d'Or
Nazarín (1959)
1953 Nominee
Grand Prize of the Festival
El (1953)
1952 Nominee
Grand Prize of the Festival
Subida al cielo (1952)
1951 Winner
Best Director
Los olvidados (1950)
Nominee
Grand Prize of the Festival
Los olvidados (1950)

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain

1979 Winner
CEC Award
Best Director (Mejor Director)
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
1971 Winner
CEC Award
Best Director (Mejor Director)
Tristana (1970)

César Awards, France

1978 Nominee
César
Best Director (Meilleur réalisateur)
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
Best Sreenplay, Original or Adaptation (Meilleur scénario, dialogue ou adaptation)
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
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French Syndicate of Cinema Critics

1973 Winner
Critics Award
Best Film
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
1968 Winner
Critics Award
Best Film
Belle de jour (1967)
Tied with Mouchette (1967).

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1975 Winner
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Le fantôme de la liberté (1974)
1974 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
1970 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
La voie lactée (1969)
1965 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Le journal d'une femme de chambre (1964)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1977 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Foreign Film
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)

Moscow International Film Festival

1979 Winner
Honorary Prize
For the contribution to the cinema.

National Board of Review, USA

1977 Winner
NBR Award
Best Director
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1977 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Director
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
1972 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Director
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
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2nd place

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1977 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
Best Screenplay
Cet obscur objet du désir (1977)
Shared with:
1973 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)
Shared with:
Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Le charme discret de la bourgeoisie (1972)

Online Film & Television Association

2007 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Creative

Sant Jordi Awards

1973 Winner
Career Award
1970 Winner
Sant Jordi
Best Film (Mejor Película Española)
Tristana (1970)

Venice Film Festival

1982 Winner
Career Golden Lion
1969 Winner
Career Golden Lion
Homage for overall work
1967 Winner
Golden Lion
Belle de jour (1967)
Winner
Pasinetti Award
Competition
Belle de jour (1967)
1965 Winner
Special Jury Prize
Simón del desierto (1965)
Tied with Mne dvadtsat let (1965).
Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Simón del desierto (1965)
Nominee
Golden Lion
Simón del desierto (1965)
1954 Nominee
Golden Lion
El río y la muerte (1954)
Robinson Crusoe (1954)

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