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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1967 Winner
Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award
Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
The Sand Pebbles (1966)
1966 Winner
Oscar
Best Picture
The Sound of Music (1965)

Robert Wise couldn't attend the award ceremony, as he was busy filming The Sand Pebbles (1966) in ... More

Robert Wise couldn't attend the award ceremony, as he was busy filming The Sand Pebbles (1966) in Hong Kong. Saul Chaplin, the film's associate producer, accepted the award on his behalf.

Best Director
The Sound of Music (1965)

Robert Wise couldn't attend the award ceremony, as he was busy filming The Sand Pebbles (1966) in ... More

Robert Wise couldn't attend the award ceremony, as he was busy filming The Sand Pebbles (1966) in Hong Kong. Best Actress nominee Julie Andrews accepted the award on his behalf.

1962 Winner
Oscar
Best Picture
West Side Story (1961)
Best Director
West Side Story (1961)
Shared with:
For the first time a directing award is being shared.
1959 Nominee
Oscar
Best Director
I Want to Live! (1958)
1942 Nominee
Oscar
Best Film Editing
Citizen Kane (1941)

Golden Globes, USA

1967 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
The Sand Pebbles (1966)
1966 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
The Sound of Music (1965)
1964 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
The Haunting (1963)
1962 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
West Side Story (1961)
Shared with:
1959 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
I Want to Live! (1958)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1996 Winner
President's Award
1980 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)

American Cinema Editors, USA

1967 Winner
Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award

American Film Institute, USA

1998 Winner
Life Achievement Award

American Society of Cinematographers, USA

1997 Winner
Board of the Governors Award

Art Directors Guild

1999 Winner
Contribution to Cinematic Imagery Award

ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards

1997 Winner
Opus Award

British Film Institute Awards

1995 Winner
BFI Fellowship

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

1998 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Cannes Film Festival

1949 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
The Set-Up (1949)
Nominee
Grand Prize of the Festival
The Set-Up (1949)

Deauville Film Festival

1989 Nominee
Critics Award
Rooftops (1989)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2001 Winner
President's Award
1988 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award
1984 Winner
Robert B. Aldrich Achievement Award
1983 Winner
DGA Honorary Life Member Award
1967 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Sand Pebbles (1966)
1966 Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
The Sound of Music (1965)
Shared with:
1962 Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
West Side Story (1961)
Shared with:
1959 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
I Want to Live! (1958)
1957 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)
1955 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Executive Suite (1954)

DVD Exclusive Awards

2001 Nominee
Video Premiere Award
Best Audio Commentary
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
Shared with:
(Paramount).

Heartland Film Festival

1992 Winner
Career Achievement Award

Hugo Awards

1980 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
Shared with:
1972 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
The Andromeda Strain (1971)
Shared with:
1946 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
The Body Snatcher (1945)
Shared with:

Istanbul International Film Festival

1996 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Joseph Plateau Awards

1998 Winner
Joseph Plateau Life Achievement Award

Laurel Awards

1971 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Best Producer-Director
1970 Nominee
Golden Laurel
Producer-Director
4th place.
1968 Winner
Golden Laurel
Producer-Director
1967 Winner
Golden Laurel
Producer-Director
1966 Winner
Golden Laurel
Special Award

In recognition of his outstanding motion picture achievements that have raised the artistic, ... More

In recognition of his outstanding motion picture achievements that have raised the artistic, entertainment, and boxoffice standards of the industry to towering new levels.

Nominee
Golden Laurel
Producer-Director
5th place.

Mar del Plata Film Festival

1959 Nominee
Best Film
International Competition
I Want to Live! (1958)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1961 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
West Side Story (1961)
Shared with:

Online Film & Television Association

2017 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Creative
2009 Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Behind the Scenes
Editing

PGA Awards

2002 Winner
Milestone Award
1999 Winner
PGA Hall of Fame - Motion Pictures
West Side Story (1961)

San Luis Obispo International Film Festival

1996 Winner
King Vidor Memorial Award

Sant Jordi Awards

1963 Winner
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
West Side Story (1961)
Shared with:

Society of Camera Operators

2000 Winner
Governors' Award

Telluride Film Festival, US

1979 Winner
Silver Medallion Award

Temecula Valley International Film Festival

1996 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Venice Film Festival

1954 Nominee
Golden Lion
Executive Suite (1954)

Walk of Fame

1960 Winner
Star on the Walk of Fame
Motion Picture
On 8 February 1960. At 6340 Hollywood Blvd.

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