William A. Wellman Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1955 Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
The High and the Mighty (1954)
1950 Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
Battleground (1949)
1938 Winner
Oscar
Best Writing, Original Story
A Star Is Born (1937)
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Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
A Star Is Born (1937)

Directors Guild of America, USA

1973 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
1955 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The High and the Mighty (1954)

Locarno International Film Festival

1949 Winner
Special Prize
Yellow Sky (1948)
For the direction.

National Board of Review, USA

1943 Winner
NBR Award
Best Director
The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1946 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Story of G.I. Joe (1945)
1943 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)

Oldenburg Film Festival

2000 Winner
German Independence Honorary Award
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San Luis Obispo International Film Festival

1996 Winner
George Sidney Independent Film Competition Winner
Documentary
Wild Bill: Hollywood Maverick (1995)

Venice Film Festival

1947 Nominee
Grand International Award
Gallant Journey (1946)
Story of G.I. Joe (1945)
1937 Nominee
Mussolini Cup
Best Foreign Film
A Star Is Born (1937)

Walk of Fame

1960 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 6125 Hollywood Blvd.

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