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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1991

Winner
Oscar
Best Picture
Jim Wilson
Kevin Costner
Best Director
Kevin Costner
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Michael Blake
Best Cinematography
Dean Semler
Best Sound
Russell Williams II
Jeffrey Perkins
Bill W. Benton
Gregory H. Watkins
Best Film Editing
Neil Travis
Best Music, Original Score
John Barry
Nominee
Oscar
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Kevin Costner
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Graham Greene
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Mary McDonnell
Best Art Direction-Set Decoration
Jeffrey Beecroft
Lisa Dean
Best Costume Design
Elsa Zamparelli

Golden Globes, USA 1991

Winner
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Kevin Costner
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Michael Blake
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Kevin Costner
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Mary McDonnell
Best Original Score - Motion Picture
John Barry

BAFTA Awards 1992

Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Kevin Costner
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Michael Blake
Best Cinematography
Dean Semler
Best Direction
Kevin Costner
Best Editing
Neil Travis
Best Film
Kevin Costner
Jim Wilson
Best Make Up Artist
Francisco X. Pérez
Best Original Film Score
John Barry
Best Sound
Jeffrey Perkins
Bill W. Benton
Gregory H. Watkins
Russell Williams II

20/20 Awards 2011

Nominee
Felix
Best Picture
Best Film Editing
Neil Travis
Best Original Score
John Barry
Best Cinematography
Dean Semler

American Cinema Editors, USA 1991

Winner
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Neil Travis

American Indian Film Festival 1990

Winner
American Indian Movie Award
Best Film
Kevin Costner (director)

American Society of Cinematographers, USA 1991

Winner
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases
Dean Semler

Association of Polish Filmmakers Critics Awards 1991

Winner
Golden Reel
Best Foreign Film
Kevin Costner (director)

Awards of the Japanese Academy 1992

Winner
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Film

Berlin International Film Festival 1991

Winner
Silver Berlin Bear
Outstanding Single Achievement
Kevin Costner
For producing/directing/starring the movie.
Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Kevin Costner

BMI Film & TV Awards 1991

Winner
BMI Film Music Award
John Barry

British Society of Cinematographers 1991

Nominee
Best Cinematography Award
Dean Semler

Casting Society of America, USA 1991

Winner
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Elisabeth Leustig

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 1991

Winner
CFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Dean Semler
Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kevin Costner
Best Screenplay
Michael Blake

César Awards, France 1992

Nominee
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Kevin Costner

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1991

Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Kevin Costner
Best Picture
Best Director
Kevin Costner
Best Cinematography
Dean Semler
Best Screenplay
Michael Blake
Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Mary McDonnell
Best Supporting Actor
Graham Greene

David di Donatello Awards 1991

Nominee
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Kevin Costner
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Kevin Costner

Directors Guild of America, USA 1991

Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Kevin Costner
Derek Kavanagh (unit production manager) (plaque)
Doug Metzger (first assistant director) (plaque)
Stephen P. Dunn (second assistant director) (plaque)

Environmental Media Awards, USA 1991

Winner
EMA Award
Feature Film

Film Independent Spirit Awards 1991

Winner
Special Distinction Award
Kevin Costner
Jim Wilson

Golden Camera, Germany 1998

Winner
Golden Camera
Film - International
Kevin Costner
For Waterworld and The Postman

Golden Screen, Germany 1992

Winner
Golden Screen with 1 Star

Golden Screen, Germany 1991

Winner
Golden Screen

Grammy Awards 1992

Winner
Grammy
Best Instrumental Composition Written for a Motion Picture or for Television
John Barry

Guild of German Art House Cinemas 1992

Winner
Guild Film Award - Gold
Foreign Film (Ausländischer Film)
Kevin Costner

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) 2016

Nominee
IFMCA Award
Best Archival Release of an Existing Score - Re-Release
John Barry (music)
Didier Deutsch (album producer)
Mark Wilder (album producer)
Ford A. Thaxton (album producer)
Randall D. Larson (liner notes)
Mark Banning (album art direction)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 1992

Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Costume Design (Migliori Costumi)
Elsa Zamparelli

Jupiter Award 1991

Winner
Jupiter Award
Best International Actor
Kevin Costner
For Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
Best International Film
Kevin Costner
Best International Director
Kevin Costner

Kinema Junpo Awards 1992

Winner
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Kevin Costner
Winner
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Kevin Costner

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1990

Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kevin Costner
Nominee
New Generation Award
Kevin Costner

Mainichi Film Concours 1992

Winner
Mainichi Film Concours
Best Foreign Language Film
Kevin Costner

National Board of Review, USA 1990

Winner
NBR Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kevin Costner
Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2007

Winner
National Film Registry

Nikkan Sports Film Awards 1991

Winner
Nikkan Sports Film Award
Best Foreign Film

PGA Awards 1991

Winner
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Jim Wilson
Kevin Costner

Political Film Society, USA 1991

Winner
PFS Award
Peace

Robert Festival 1992

Winner
Robert
Best Foreign Film (Årets udenlandske spillefilm)
Kevin Costner (director)

USC Scripter Award 1991

Nominee
USC Scripter Award
Michael Blake (screenwriter/author)

Western Heritage Awards 1991

Winner
Bronze Wrangler
Theatrical Motion Picture
Kevin Costner (director/actor)
Jim Wilson (producer)
Rodney A. Grant (actor)

Western Writers of America 1991

Winner
Spur Award
Best Motion Picture
Michael Blake

Writers Guild of America, USA 1991

Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Michael Blake

Yoga Awards 1992

Winner
Yoga Award
Worst Foreign Actor
Kevin Costner
For Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

Young Artist Awards 1991

Winner
Young Artist Award
Most Entertaining Family Youth Motion Picture - Drama

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