Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1990 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Actor - Won
Danny Glover
1990 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Actress - Nominated
Mary Alice
1990 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Director - Won
Charles Burnett
1990 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Screenplay - Won
Charles Burnett
1990 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Supporting Actress - Nominated
Ethel Ayler, Sheryl Lee Ralph
1989 Sundance Film Festival
Special Jury Recognition: Dramatic - Won
Charles Burnett
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