Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
1988 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Original Screenplay - Won
Shawn Slovo
1988 Cannes Film Festival
Best Actress - Won
Barbara Hershey, Jodhi May, Linda Mvusi
1988 Independent Spirit Awards
Best Foreign Film - Nominated
Chris Menges
1988 New York Film Critics Circle
Best Director - Won
Chris Menges
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