Academy Awards, USA (1988)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Picture

Jeremy Thomas

Oscar [Winner]

Best Director

Bernardo Bertolucci

Oscar [Winner]

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Mark Peploe
Bernardo Bertolucci

Oscar [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Vittorio Storaro

Oscar [Winner]

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

Ferdinando Scarfiotti
Bruno Cesari
Osvaldo Desideri

Oscar [Winner]

Best Costume Design

James Acheson

Oscar [Winner]

Best Sound

Bill Rowe
Ivan Sharrock

Oscar [Winner]

Best Film Editing

Gabriella Cristiani

Oscar [Winner]

Best Music, Original Score

Ryuichi Sakamoto
David Byrne
Cong Su

Golden Globes, USA (1988)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Director - Motion Picture

Bernardo Bertolucci

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

Mark Peploe
Bernardo Bertolucci
Enzo Ungari

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

Ryuichi Sakamoto
David Byrne
Cong Su

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

John Lone

BAFTA Awards (1989)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Costume Design

James Acheson

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Film

Jeremy Thomas
Bernardo Bertolucci

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Make Up Artist

Fabrizio Sforza

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Peter O'Toole

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Vittorio Storaro

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Direction

Bernardo Bertolucci

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Editing

Gabriella Cristiani

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Production Design

Ferdinando Scarfiotti

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Score

Ryuichi Sakamoto
David Byrne
Cong Su

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Sound

Ivan Sharrock
Bill Rowe
Les Wiggins

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Special Effects

Giannetto De Rossi
Fabrizio Martinelli

American Cinema Editors, USA (1988)

Eddie [Winner]

Best Edited Feature Film

Gabriella Cristiani

American Society of Cinematographers, USA (1988)

ASC Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases

Vittorio Storaro

ASECAN (1988)

ASECAN Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Film

Bernardo Bertolucci

Awards of the Japanese Academy (1989)

Award of the Japanese Academy [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Cahiers du Cinéma (1987)

Top 10 Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film

Bernardo Bertolucci

Casting Society of America, USA (1988)

Artios [Winner]

Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama

Joanna Merlin

César Awards, France (1988)

César [Winner]

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

Bernardo Bertolucci

César [Nominee]

Best Poster (Meilleure affiche)

Philippe Lemoine

David di Donatello Awards (1988)

David [Winner]

Best Film (Miglior Film)

David [Winner]

Best Director (Migliore Regista)

Bernardo Bertolucci

David [Winner]

Best Screenplay (Migliore Sceneggiatura)

Mark Peploe
Bernardo Bertolucci

David [Winner]

Best Producer (Migliore Produttore)

Jeremy Thomas
Franco Giovale
Joyce Herlihy

David [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor (Migliore Attore non Protagonista)

Peter O'Toole

David [Winner]

Best Cinematography (Migliore Fotografia)

Vittorio Storaro

David [Winner]

Best Production Design (Migliore Scenografo)

Ferdinando Scarfiotti
Bruno Cesari
Osvaldo Desideri

David [Winner]

Best Costume Design (Migliore Costumista)

James Acheson
Ugo Pericoli

David [Winner]

Best Editing (Migliore Montatore)

Gabriella Cristiani

David [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress (Migliore Attrice non Protagonista)

Vivian Wu

Directors Guild of America, USA (1988)

DGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Bernardo Bertolucci

European Film Awards (1988)

Special Prize of the Jury [Winner]


Bernardo Bertolucci

Golden Ciak Awards (1988)

Golden Ciak [Winner]

Best Film (Miglior Film)

Bernardo Bertolucci

Golden Ciak [Winner]

Best Director (Migliore Regista)

Bernardo Bertolucci

Golden Ciak [Winner]

Best Cinematography (Migliore Fotografia)

Vittorio Storaro

Golden Ciak [Winner]

Best Production Design (Migliore Scenografia)

Ferdinando Scarfiotti
Bruno Cesari
Osvaldo Desideri

Golden Ciak [Nominee]

Best Screenplay (Migliore Sceneggiatura)

Bernardo Bertolucci
Mark Peploe

Golden Rooster Awards (1987)

Golden Rooster [Nominee]

Best Props

Golden Screen, Germany (1990)

Golden Screen [Winner]


Grammy Awards (1989)

Grammy [Winner]

Best Album of Original Instrumental Background Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television

David Byrne
Cong Su
Ryuichi Sakamoto

Guild of German Art House Cinemas (1989)

Guild Film Award - Gold [Winner]

Foreign Film (Ausländischer Film)

Bernardo Bertolucci

Hochi Film Awards (1988)

Hochi Film Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Bernardo Bertolucci

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists (1988)

Silver Ribbon [Winner]

Best Director (Regista del Miglior Film)

Bernardo Bertolucci

Silver Ribbon [Winner]

Best Production Design (Migliore Scenografia)

Ferdinando Scarfiotti

Silver Ribbon [Winner]

Best Male Dubbing (Migliore Doppiaggio Maschile)

Giuseppe Rinaldi

Silver Ribbon [Winner]

Best Cinematography (Migliore Fotografia)

Vittorio Storaro

Silver Ribbon [Winner]

Best Technical Qualities (Migliori Qualità Tecniche)

Gabriella Cristiani

Joseph Plateau Awards (1988)

Joseph Plateau Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Film

Kinema Junpo Awards (1989)

Kinema Junpo Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Bernardo Bertolucci

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (1987)

LAFCA Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Vittorio Storaro

LAFCA Award [Winner]

Best Music

David Byrne
Ryuichi Sakamoto
Cong Su

LAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

National Board of Review, USA (1998)

Freedom of Expression Award [Winner]


Bernardo Bertolucci

National Board of Review, USA (1987)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1987)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Cinematographer

Vittorio Storaro

Nikkan Sports Film Awards (1988)

Nikkan Sports Film Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Film

Sant Jordi Awards (1988)

Rosa de Sant Jordi Audience Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)

Bernardo Bertolucci

SESC Film Festival, Brazil (1989)

Audience Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)

Bernardo Bertolucci

Writers Guild of America, USA (1988)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Mark Peploe
Bernardo Bertolucci