Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1991 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Actor - Won
River Phoenix
1991 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Cinematography - Nominated
Eric Alan Edwards, John J. Campbell
1991 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Director - Nominated
Gus Van Sant
1991 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Film Music - Won
Gus Van Sant
1991 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Screenplay - Won
Gus Van Sant
1990 National Society of Film Critics
Best Actor - Won
River Phoenix
1991 Venice International Film Festival
Volpi Cup for Best Actor - Won
River Phoenix
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