Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1977 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Art Direction - Won
Roger Christian, Leslie Dilley, Norman Reynolds, Jonathan Barry
1977 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Costume Design - Won
John Mollo
1977 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Director - Nominated
George Lucas
1977 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Editing - Won
Richard Chew, Paul Hirsch, Marcia Lucas
1977 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Original Score - Won
John Williams
1977 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Original Screenplay - Nominated
George Lucas
1977 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Picture - Nominated
Gary Kurtz
1977 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Sound - Won
Don MacDougall, Derek Ball, Bob Minkler, Ray West
1977 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Supporting Actor - Nominated
Alec Guinness
1977 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Visual Effects - Won
John Dykstra, Richard Edlund, Grant McCune, John Stears, Robert Blalock
1977 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Special Achievement - Won
Ben Burtt
1978 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Anthony Asquith Award - Won
John Williams
1978 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Picture - Nominated
George Lucas
1978 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Soundtrack - Won
Don MacDougall, Derek Ball, Bob Minkler, Ray West
1977 Directors Guild of America
Best Director - Nominated
George Lucas
1977 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Director - Nominated
George Lucas
1977 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Original Score - Won
John Williams
1977 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Nominated
Alec Guinness
1977 Los Angeles Film Critics Association
Best Music Score - Won
John Williams
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