Fame Poster

(1980)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1981

Winner
Oscar
Best Music, Original Song
Michael Gore (music)
Dean Pitchford (lyrics)
For the song "Fame"
Best Music, Original Score
Michael Gore
Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Christopher Gore
Best Sound
Michael J. Kohut
Aaron Rochin
Jay M. Harding
Christopher Newman
Best Film Editing
Gerry Hambling
Best Music, Original Song
Michael Gore (music)
Lesley Gore (lyrics)
For the song "Out Here on My Own"

Golden Globes, USA 1981

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Michael Gore (music)
Dean Pitchford (lyrics)
Song: "Fame"
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Irene Cara
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Michael Gore

BAFTA Awards 1981

Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Sound
Christopher Newman
Les Wiggins
Michael J. Kohut
Nominee
Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music
Michael Gore
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Direction
Alan Parker
Best Editing
Gerry Hambling

American Cinema Editors, USA 1981

Nominee
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Gerry Hambling

César Awards, France 1981

Nominee
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Alan Parker

Grammy Awards 1981

Nominee
Grammy
Best Album of Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Special
Michael Gore
Anthony Evans
Paul McCrane
Dean Pitchford
Lesley Gore
Robert F. Colesberry

Guild of German Art House Cinemas 1982

Winner
Guild Film Award - Gold
Foreign Film (Ausländischer Film)
Alan Parker

Writers Guild of America, USA 1981

Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen
Christopher Gore

Young Artist Awards 1981

Winner
Young Artist Award
Best Family Music Album
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) (production company)
Nominee
Young Artist Award
Best Young Actor - Major Motion Picture
Paul McCrane
Best Young Actor - Major Motion Picture
Barry Miller

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