In the Name of the Father Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 1994

Nominee
Oscar
Best Picture
Jim Sheridan
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Pete Postlethwaite
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Emma Thompson
Best Director
Jim Sheridan
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Terry George
Jim Sheridan
Best Film Editing
Gerry Hambling

Golden Globes, USA 1994

Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Emma Thompson
Best Original Song - Motion Picture
Bono
Gavin Friday
Maurice Seezer
Song: "(You Made Me the) Thief of Your Heart"

BAFTA Awards 1994

Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Terry George
Jim Sheridan

20/20 Awards 2014

Nominee
Felix
Best Director
Jim Sheridan
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Supporting Actor
Pete Postlethwaite
Best Adapted Screenplay
Jim Sheridan
Terry George
Best Supporting Actress
Emma Thompson

American Cinema Editors, USA 1994

Nominee
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film
Gerry Hambling

Australian Film Institute 1994

Nominee
AFI Award
Best Foreign Film
Jim Sheridan
Nominee
Best Foreign Film Award
Jim Sheridan

Awards Circuit Community Awards 1993

Nominee
ACCA
Best Motion Picture
Jim Sheridan
Best Achievement in Directing
Jim Sheridan
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Daniel Day-Lewis
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Emma Thompson
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Pete Postlethwaite
Best Adapted Screenplay
Jim Sheridan
Terry George
Best Film Editing
Gerry Hambling

Berlin International Film Festival 1994

Winner
Golden Berlin Bear
Jim Sheridan

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1993

Winner
BSFC Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 1994

Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture

David di Donatello Awards 1994

Winner
David
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Jim Sheridan
Nominee
David
Best Foreign Actor (Migliore Attore Straniero)
Daniel Day-Lewis

European Film Awards 1994

Nominee
European Film Award
European Film of the Year
Jim Sheridan

Evening Standard British Film Awards 1995

Winner
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Film
Jim Sheridan

Humanitas Prize 1994

Nominee
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Terry George
Jim Sheridan

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 1995

Nominee
European Silver Ribbon
Jim Sheridan

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 1993

Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Emma Thompson

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1993

Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
For The Age of Innocence

MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) 1994

Nominee
VMA
Best Video from a Film
Sinéad O'Connor
For Sinéad O'Connor: You Made Me the Thief of Your Heart

National Board of Review, USA 1993

Winner
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 1994

Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
Tied with Anthony Hopkins for The Remains of the Day (1993) and Shadowlands (1993) in 2nd place.

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1993

Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Daniel Day-Lewis
For The Age of Innocence

PGA Awards 1994

Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Jim Sheridan

Political Film Society, USA 1994

Winner
PFS Award
Exposé
Nominee
PFS Award
Human Rights
Peace

Writers Guild of America, USA 1994

Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Terry George
Jim Sheridan

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