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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1969

Winner
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Katharine Hepburn

Tied with Barbra Streisand for Funny Girl (1968). Hepburn became the third performer to win ... More

Tied with Barbra Streisand for Funny Girl (1968). Hepburn became the third performer to win consecutive awards, and the first to win three awards for lead roles. Anthony Harvey, the film's director, accepted the award on her behalf.

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
James Goldman
Best Music, Original Score for a Motion Picture (not a Musical)
John Barry
Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
Martin Poll
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Peter O'Toole

O'Toole became the second actor (after Bing Crosby) to be twice nominated for an Oscar for ... More

O'Toole became the second actor (after Bing Crosby) to be twice nominated for an Oscar for portraying the same character; he had previously portrayed King Henry II in Becket (1964).

Best Director
Anthony Harvey
Best Costume Design
Margaret Furse

Golden Globes, USA 1969

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Actor - Drama
Peter O'Toole
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director
Anthony Harvey
Best Actress - Drama
Katharine Hepburn
Best Supporting Actress
Jane Merrow
Best Screenplay
James Goldman
Best Original Score
John Barry

BAFTA Awards 1969

Winner
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
John Barry
Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Katharine Hepburn
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Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Douglas Slocombe
Best Costume Design
Margaret Furse
Best Screenplay
James Goldman
Best Supporting Actor
Anthony Hopkins
Best Sound Track
Chris Greenham
Simon Kaye
Nominee
UN Award
Anthony Harvey

British Society of Cinematographers 1968

Winner
Best Cinematography Award
Douglas Slocombe

David di Donatello Awards 1970

Winner
David
Best Foreign Production (Migliore Produzione Straniera)
Martin Poll

Directors Guild of America, USA 1969

Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Anthony Harvey
Kip Gowans (assistant director) (plaque)

Laurel Awards 1970

Winner
Golden Laurel
Female Dramatic Performance
Katharine Hepburn
Nominee
Golden Laurel
Drama
4th place.

National Board of Review, USA 1969

Winner
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1968

Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Peter O'Toole
Best Screenplay
James Goldman

Writers Guild of America, USA 1969

Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Written American Drama
James Goldman

Writers' Guild of Great Britain 1970

Winner
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Best British Screenplay
James Goldman

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