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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2009 Nominee
Oscar
Best Motion Picture of the Year
The Reader (2008)
Shared with:
The nominations for Anthony Minghella and Sydney Pollack were posthumously.
2008 Nominee
Oscar
Best Motion Picture of the Year
Michael Clayton (2007)
Shared with:
1986 Winner
Oscar
Best Picture
Out of Africa (1985)
Best Director
Out of Africa (1985)
1983 Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
Tootsie (1982)
Shared with:
Best Director
Tootsie (1982)
1970 Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)

Golden Globes, USA

1986 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Out of Africa (1985)
1983 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Tootsie (1982)
1970 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2008 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Made for Television Movie
Recount (2008)
Shared with:
Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special
Great Performances (1971)
Shared with:
For episode "James Taylor: One Man Band".
1966 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Drama
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963)
For episode "The Game (#3.1)".
1964 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Drama
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1963)
For episode "Something About Lee Wiley".
1963 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Drama
Ben Casey (1961)
For episode "A Cardinal Act of Mercy".

BAFTA Awards

2009 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
The Reader (2008)
Shared with:
The nominations for Anthony Minghella and Sydney Pollack were posthumously.
2004 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
Cold Mountain (2003)
Shared with:
Nominee
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Cold Mountain (2003)
Shared with:
1999 Nominee
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Sliding Doors (1998)
Shared with:
1984 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Direction
Tootsie (1982)
Best Film
Tootsie (1982)
Shared with:

American Society of Cinematographers, USA

2006 Winner
Board of the Governors Award

Berlin International Film Festival

1986 Winner
Berlinale Camera
1982 Winner
Honorable Mention
Absence of Malice (1981)
Winner
Reader Jury of the "Berliner Morgenpost"
Absence of Malice (1981)
Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Absence of Malice (1981)

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards

2000 Nominee
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Supporting Actor - Drama/Romance
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)

Bodil Awards

1983 Winner
Bodil
Best Non-European Film (Bedste ikke-europæiske film)
Tootsie (1982)

CableACE Awards

1994 Nominee
CableACE
Dramatic Series
Fallen Angels (1993)
Shared with:
1993 Nominee
CableACE
Movie or Miniseries
A Private Matter (1992)
Shared with:

Cannes Film Festival

1972 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Jeremiah Johnson (1972)

Cartagena Film Festival

1976 Nominee
Golden India Catalina
Best Film (Mejor Película)
Three Days of the Condor (1975)

Christopher Awards

2002 Winner
Christopher Award
Film
Iris (2001)
Shared with:

César Awards, France

1987 Nominee
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Out of Africa (1985)
1984 Nominee
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Tootsie (1982)

David di Donatello Awards

1986 Winner
David
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Out of Africa (1985)
Nominee
David
Best Foreign Director (Migliore Regista Straniero)
Out of Africa (1985)
Ex aequo with Emir Kusturica for Otac na sluzbenom putu (1985).
Best Foreign Producer (Migliore Produttore Straniero)
Out of Africa (1985)
1976 Winner
Special David
Three Days of the Condor (1975)
For the direction.

Directors Guild of America, USA

1986 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Out of Africa (1985)
1983 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Tootsie (1982)
1970 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)

DVD Exclusive Awards

2001 Nominee
Video Premiere Award
Best DVD Audio Commentary
Out of Africa (1985)
For the Collector's Edition.

European Film Awards

2009 Nominee
European Film Award
European Film
The Reader (2008)
Shared with:

Guild of German Art House Cinemas

1987 Winner
Guild Film Award - Gold
Foreign Film (Ausländischer Film)
Out of Africa (1985)

Hollywood Film Awards

2003 Winner
Hollywood Film Award
Outstanding Achievement in Producing

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1986 Winner
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Out of Africa (1985)
1971 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)

Joseph Plateau Awards

1997 Winner
Joseph Plateau Life Achievement Award

Kinema Junpo Awards

1984 Winner
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Tootsie (1982)

Locarno International Film Festival

2002 Winner
Leopard of Honor

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1992 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Husbands and Wives (1992)
Death Becomes Her (1992)
The Player (1992)

Mar del Plata Film Festival

1966 Winner
OCIC Award
The Slender Thread (1965)
Nominee
Best Film
International Competition
The Slender Thread (1965)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1983 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Director
Tootsie (1982)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1982 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Tootsie (1982)

Online Film & Television Association

2016 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Creative

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2007 Winner
Screen Actors Guild Foundation Patron of the Arts Award

PGA Awards

2009 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Long-Form Television
Recount (2008)
Shared with:
2008 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Michael Clayton (2007)
Shared with:
2004 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Cold Mountain (2003)
Shared with:

Savannah Film Festival

2002 Winner
Outstanding Achievement in Cinema

ShoWest Convention, USA

1983 Winner
ShoWest Award
Producer of the Year

Taormina International Film Festival

1970 Winner
Golden Charybdis
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)

Warsaw International Film Festival

2006 Nominee
Best Documentary
Sketches of Frank Gehry (2005)

Western Heritage Awards

1972 Winner
Bronze Wrangler
Theatrical Motion Picture
Jeremiah Johnson (1972)
Shared with:

Yoga Awards

1997 Winner
Yoga Award
Worst Remake
Sabrina (1995)

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