Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1984 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Actor - Nominated
Sam Waterston
1984 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Adapted Screenplay - Nominated
Bruce Robinson
1984 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Cinematography - Won
Chris Menges
1984 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Director - Nominated
Roland Joffé
1984 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Editing - Won
Jim Clark
1984 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Picture - Nominated
David Puttnam
1984 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Supporting Actor - Won
Dr. Haing S. Ngor
1984 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Actor - Won
Dr. Haing S. Ngor
1984 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Bruce Robinson
1984 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Cinematography - Won
Chris Menges
1984 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Editing - Won
Jim Clark
1984 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Picture - Won
Roland Joffé
1984 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Production Design - Won
Roy Walker
1984 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Sound - Won
Clive Winter, Bill Rowe, Ian Fuller
1984 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Most Promising Newcomer - Won
Dr. Haing S. Ngor
1984 Directors Guild of America
Best Director - Nominated
Roland Joffé
1984 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Director - Nominated
Roland Joffé
1984 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Original Score - Nominated
Mike Oldfield
1984 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama - Nominated
Sam Waterston
1984 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Won
Dr. Haing S. Ngor
1984 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Screenplay - Nominated
Bruce Robinson
1984 Los Angeles Film Critics Association
Best Cinematography - Won
Chris Menges
1984 New York Film Critics Circle
Best Cinematography - Won
Chris Menges
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