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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1983 Winner
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Missing (1982)
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Costa-Gavras was not present at the awards ceremony.
1970 Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
Z (1969)
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Z (1969)
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Golden Globes, USA

1983 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Missing (1982)
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Missing (1982)
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BAFTA Awards

1983 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay
Missing (1982)
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Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Direction
Missing (1982)
1970 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay
Z (1969)
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Berlin International Film Festival

2002 Winner
Berlinale Camera
Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Amen. (2002)
1993 Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
La petite apocalypse (1993)
1990 Winner
Golden Berlin Bear
Music Box (1989)
Tied with Skrivánci na niti (1990).

Bombay International Film Festival

2013 Winner
International Lifetime Achievement Award

Cannes Film Festival

1982 Winner
Palme d'Or
Missing (1982)
Tied with Yol (1982).
1975 Winner
Best Director
Section spéciale (1975)
Tied with Orderers (1974).
Nominee
Palme d'Or
Section spéciale (1975)
1969 Winner
Jury Prize
Z (1969)
Unanimously.
Nominee
Palme d'Or
Z (1969)

Copenhagen International Film Festival

2005 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

César Awards, France

2006 Nominee
César
Best Adapted Screenplay (Meilleure adaptation)
Le couperet (2005)
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2003 Winner
César
Best Screenplay, Original or Adaptation (Meilleur scénario, original ou adaptation)
Amen. (2002)
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Nominee
César
Best Film (Meilleur film)
Amen. (2002)
Best Director (Meilleur réalisateur)
Amen. (2002)
1980 Nominee
César
Best Film (Meilleur film)
Clair de femme (1979)
Best Director (Meilleur réalisateur)
Clair de femme (1979)

Directors Guild of America, USA

1970 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Z (1969)

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

1970 Winner
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Z (1969)
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1967 Nominee
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Compartiment tueurs (1965)

European Film Awards

2018 Winner
Honorary Award

Film by the Sea International Film Festival

2005 Winner
Film and Literature Award
Le couperet (2005)

Flaiano International Prizes

2003 Winner
Career Award
Cinema

Golden Globes, Italy

2002 Winner
Golden Globe
Best European Film (Miglior Film Europeo)
Amen. (2002)

Gopo Awards, Romania

2007 Nominee
Gopos Award
Best European Film
Le couperet (2005)

Havana Film Festival

2003 Winner
Honorary Award

Human Rights Watch International Film Festival

1995 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1983 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Missing (1982)
1971 Winner
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
L'aveu (1970)
1970 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Z (1969)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1983 Winner
ALFS Award
Director of the Year
Missing (1982)
Screenwriter of the Year
Missing (1982)
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Lumiere Awards, France

2003 Winner
Lumiere Award
Best Film (Meilleur film)
Amen. (2002)

Magritte Awards, Belgium

2013 Winner
Honorary Magritte Award

Monte-Carlo Comedy Film Festival

2017 Winner
Career Award

Moscow International Film Festival

2013 Winner
Special Prize
For an outstanding contribution to the world cinema.
1967 Nominee
Grand Prix
1 homme de trop (1967)

Munich Film Festival

2013 Nominee
ARRI/OSRAM Award
Best International Film
Le capital (2012)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1970 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Director
Z (1969)
Best Screenplay
Z (1969)
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New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1982 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Missing (1982)
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1974 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
État de siège (1972)
1969 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Z (1969)

Prix Louis Delluc

1972 Winner
Prix Louis Delluc
État de siège (1972)

Pusan International Film Festival

2009 Winner
Hand Printing
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SACD Awards

2002 Winner
Grand Prize

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2012 Winner
Guipuzcoan Blood-Donors' Association Corresponding to the Solidarity Award
Le capital (2012)
Nominee
Golden Seashell
Le capital (2012)

Sant Jordi Awards

1971 Winner
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
L'aveu (1970)

Terenci Moix International Award

2010 Winner
Terenci Moix Award
Film Prize

Venice Film Festival

1983 Nominee
Golden Lion
Hanna K. (1983)

Writers Guild of America, USA

1983 Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
Missing (1982)
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Zurich Film Festival

2008 Winner
A Tribute to... Award

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