Academy Awards, USA (1989)

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Alec Guinness

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Christine Edzard

Golden Globes, USA (1989)

Golden Globe [Nominee]

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

Alec Guinness

BAFTA Awards (1988)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay - Adapted

Christine Edzard

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Costume Design

Joyce Carter
Danielle Garderes
Claude Gastine
Judith Loom
Sally Neale
Jackie Smith
Barbara Sonnex

Evening Standard British Film Awards (1988)

Evening Standard British Film Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Derek Jacobi

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (1988)

LAFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

LAFCA Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

Alec Guinness

LAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Miriam Margolyes

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA (1989)

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Alec Guinness

New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1988)

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Alec Guinness
For A Handful of Dust