Academy Awards, USA (1982)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Picture

David Puttnam

Oscar [Winner]

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Colin Welland

Oscar [Winner]

Best Costume Design

Milena Canonero

Oscar [Winner]

Best Music, Original Score

Vangelis

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Ian Holm

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Director

Hugh Hudson

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Terry Rawlings

Golden Globes, USA (1982)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Foreign Film

BAFTA Awards (1982)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Costume Design

Milena Canonero

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Film

David Puttnam

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Artist

Ian Holm

Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music [Nominee]


Vangelis

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

David Watkin

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Direction

Hugh Hudson

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Editing

Terry Rawlings

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Production Design/Art Direction

Roger Hall

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Colin Welland

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Sound

Clive Winter
Bill Rowe
Jim Shields

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Artist

Nigel Havers

Awards of the Japanese Academy (1983)

Award of the Japanese Academy [Nominee]

Best Foreign Language Film

Cannes Film Festival (1981)

Best Supporting Actor [Winner]


Ian Holm

Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention [Winner]


Hugh Hudson

Palme d'Or [Nominee]


Hugh Hudson

Directors Guild of America, USA (1982)

DGA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Hugh Hudson

Grammy Awards (1983)

Grammy [Winner]

Best Pop Instrumental Performance

Ernie Watts

Guild of German Art House Cinemas (1984)

Guild Film Award - Silver [Winner]

Foreign Film (Ausländischer Film)

Hugh Hudson

London Critics Circle Film Awards (1982)

ALFS Award [Winner]

Film of the Year

ALFS Award [Winner]

Screenwriter of the Year

Colin Welland

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (1981)

LAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film

Hugh Hudson

LAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Music

Vangelis

National Board of Review, USA (1981)

NBR Award [Winner]

Best Film

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1981)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Cinematographer

David Watkin

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Hugh Hudson

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Film