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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1994 Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
The Remains of the Day (1993)
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1989 Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
Working Girl (1988)
1984 Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
Silkwood (1983)
1968 Winner
Oscar
Best Director
The Graduate (1967)
1967 Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

Golden Globes, USA

2005 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Closer (2004)
1989 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Working Girl (1988)
1984 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Silkwood (1983)
1968 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Director
The Graduate (1967)
1967 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2004 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
Angels in America (2003)
Outstanding Miniseries
Angels in America (2003)
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2001 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special
Wit (2001)
Outstanding Made for Television Movie
Wit (2001)
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Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries or a Movie
Wit (2001)
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1977 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Drama Series
Family (1976)
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BAFTA Awards

1994 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
The Remains of the Day (1993)
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1969 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Direction
The Graduate (1967)
Best Film
The Graduate (1967)
1967 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film from any Source
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2008 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Director
Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
2005 Winner
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Director
Closer (2004)

American Comedy Awards, USA

1994 Winner
Creative Achievement Award

American Film Institute, USA

2010 Winner
Life Achievement Award

Awards Circuit Community Awards

1996 Nominee
Honorable Mentions (The Next Ten Best Picture Contenders)
Honorable Mentions
The Birdcage (1996)

Berlin International Film Festival

2001 Winner
Special Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Competition
Wit (2001)
Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Wit (2001)

Casting Society of America, USA

2007 Winner
Golden Apple Award

Christopher Awards

2002 Winner
Christopher Award
Television & Cable
Wit (2001)
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Directors Guild of America, USA

2004 Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Movies for Television
Angels in America (2003)
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Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
1989 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Working Girl (1988)
1968 Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Graduate (1967)
Shared with:
1967 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)

Film Society of Lincoln Center

1999 Winner
Gala Tribute

Gold Derby Awards

2010 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Life Achievement (Other)
2009 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Life Achievement (Other)
2005 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Motion Picture
Closer (2004)
Shared with:
Director
Closer (2004)

Humanitas Prize

2001 Winner
Humanitas Prize
90 Minute or Longer Cable Category
Wit (2001)
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Laurel Awards

1971 Winner
Golden Laurel
Best Director
1970 Winner
Golden Laurel
Director
1968 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Director
1967 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Director

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1967 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Director
The Graduate (1967)

Online Film & Television Association

2016 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Creative
2005 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Casting
Closer (2004)
2003 Winner
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction of a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Angels in America (2003)
2001 Nominee
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction of a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Wit (2001)
1999 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Comedy/Musical Picture
Primary Colors (1998)
1997 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Comedy/Musical Picture
The Birdcage (1996)

PGA Awards

2005 Winner
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television
Angels in America (2003)
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2004 Winner
Visionary Award
Angels in America (2003)
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1994 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
The Remains of the Day (1993)
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St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2007 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Director
Charlie Wilson's War (2007)

US Comedy Arts Festival

2000 Winner
Career Tribute
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Valladolid International Film Festival

2001 Nominee
Golden Spike
Wit (2001)

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