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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1988 Winner
Oscar
Best Music, Original Score
The Last Emperor (1987)
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Golden Globes, USA

2016 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
The Revenant (2015)
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1991 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
The Sheltering Sky (1990)
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1988 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
The Last Emperor (1987)
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BAFTA Awards

2016 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Original Music
The Revenant (2015)
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1989 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Score
The Last Emperor (1987)
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1984 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Score
Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (1983)

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards

2016 Nominee
ASCAP Award
Best Film Score
The Revenant (2015)
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Asia Pacific Screen Awards

2012 Winner
FIAPF Award for Outstanding Achievement in Film

Asian Film Awards

2017 Nominee
Asian Film Award
Best Composer
Ikari (2016)
2012 Nominee
Asian Film Award
Best Composer
Ichimei (2011)

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1987 Nominee
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Music Score
Koneko monogatari (1986)
1984 Nominee
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Music Score
Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (1983)

Blue Dragon Awards

2017 Nominee
Blue Dragon Award
Best Music
Namhansanseong (2017)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Score
The Revenant (2015)
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Buil Film Awards

2018 Nominee
Buil Film Award
Best Music
Namhansanseong (2017)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Musical Score
The Revenant (2015)
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Denver Film Critics Society

2016 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Original Score
The Revenant (2015)
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Genie Awards

2008 Nominee
Genie
Best Achievement in Music - Original Score
Silk (2007)

Gramado Film Festival

1992 Winner
Golden Kikito
Best Score (Melhor Música)
Tacones lejanos (1991)

Grammy Awards

2017 Nominee
Grammy
Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media
The Revenant (2015)
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1995 Nominee
Grammy
Best Instrumental Composition Written for a Motion Picture or for Television
Little Buddha (1993)
1989 Winner
Grammy
Best Album of Original Instrumental Background Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television
The Last Emperor (1987)
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Grand Bell Awards, South Korea

2018 Winner
Grand Bell Award
Best Music
Namhansanseong (2017)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2016 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Original Score
The Revenant (2015)
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Indiewire Critics' Poll

2015 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Original Score or Soundtrack
The Revenant (2015)
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7th place.

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)

2016 Nominee
IFMCA Award
Best Original Score for an Action/Adventure/Thriller Film
The Revenant (2015)
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Korean Association of Film Critics Awards

2017 Winner
Korean Association of Film Critics Award
Best Music
Namhansanseong (2017)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2005 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Music
Tonî Takitani (2004)
1990 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Music
The Sheltering Sky (1990)
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1987 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Music
The Last Emperor (1987)
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Mainichi Film Concours

2015 Winner
Mainichi Film Concours
Best Film Score
Haha to kuraseba (2015)
1984 Winner
Mainichi Film Concours
Best Film Score
Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (1983)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2015 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Original Score
The Revenant (2015)
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Tokyo International Film Festival

2017 Winner
Samurai Award

Venice Film Festival

2013 Winner
Soundtrack Stars Award - Special Mention
Best Contemporary Actor

World Soundtrack Awards

2016 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

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