Sounder Poster

(1972)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1973

Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
Robert B. Radnitz
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Paul Winfield
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Cicely Tyson
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Lonne Elder III

Golden Globes, USA 1973

Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Cicely Tyson
Most Promising Newcomer - Male
Kevin Hooks

BAFTA Awards 1974

Nominee
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
Taj Mahal
Nominee
UN Award

Directors Guild of America, USA 1973

Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Martin Ritt

Grammy Awards 1974

Nominee
Grammy
Album of Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture
Taj Mahal

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1972

Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Actress
Cicely Tyson
Tied with Katharine Hepburn for The Trojan Women (1971).

National Board of Review, USA 1972

Winner
NBR Award
Best Actress
Cicely Tyson
Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1972

Winner
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Cicely Tyson

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1973

Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Cicely Tyson

Writers Guild of America, USA 1973

Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Adapted from Another Medium
Lonne Elder III

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