Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1997 Broadcast Film Critics Association
Best Child Performance - Won
Jurnee Smollett
1997 Chicago Film Critics Association
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Debbi Morgan
1997 Independent Spirit Awards
Best First Feature - Won
Kasi Lemmons
1997 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Supporting Actress - Won
Debbi Morgan
1997 National Board of Review
Best Debut Director - Won
Kasi Lemmons
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