Academy Awards, USA (1989)

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Edward James Olmos

Golden Globes, USA (1989)

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

Edward James Olmos

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

Lou Diamond Phillips

Christopher Awards (1989)

Christopher Award [Winner]

Best Film

Tom Musca

Film Independent Spirit Awards (1989)

Independent Spirit Award [Winner]

Best Feature

Tom Musca

Independent Spirit Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ramón Menéndez

Independent Spirit Award [Winner]

Best Male Lead

Edward James Olmos

Independent Spirit Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Female

Rosanna DeSoto

Independent Spirit Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Male

Lou Diamond Phillips

Independent Spirit Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay

Ramón Menéndez
Tom Musca

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Tom Richmond

Imagen Foundation Awards (1989)

Imagen Award [Winner]

Best Film

Tom Musca

National Film Preservation Board, USA (2011)

National Film Registry [Winner]


Nosotros Golden Eagle Awards (1989)

Golden Eagle Award [Winner]

Best Film

Tom Musca

Political Film Society, USA (1989)

PFS Award [Nominee]

Democracy

Sundance Film Festival (1988)

Grand Jury Prize [Nominee]

Dramatic

Ramón Menéndez

Young Artist Awards (1989)

Michael Landon Award [Winner]


Patrick Baca

Young Artist Award [Nominee]

Best Family Motion Picture - Drama