Academy Awards, USA (1999)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

Oscar [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

Oscar [Winner]

Best Sound

Gary Rydstrom
Gary Summers
Andy Nelson
Ron Judkins

Oscar [Winner]

Best Film Editing

Michael Kahn

Oscar [Winner]

Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing

Gary Rydstrom
Richard Hymns

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Picture

Steven Spielberg
Ian Bryce
Mark Gordon
Gary Levinsohn

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Tom Hanks

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Robert Rodat

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

Thomas E. Sanders
Lisa Dean

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Makeup

Lois Burwell
Conor O'Sullivan
Daniel C. Striepeke

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Music, Original Dramatic Score

John Williams

Golden Globes, USA (1999)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Director - Motion Picture

Steven Spielberg

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

Tom Hanks

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

Robert Rodat

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

John Williams

BAFTA Awards (1999)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Sound

Gary Rydstrom
Ron Judkins
Gary Summers
Andy Nelson
Richard Hymns

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Special Effects

Stefen Fangmeier
Roger Guyett
Neil Corbould

Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music [Nominee]


John Williams

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film

Steven Spielberg
Ian Bryce
Mark Gordon
Gary Levinsohn

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Tom Hanks

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Production Design

Thomas E. Sanders

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Editing

Michael Kahn

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Make Up/Hair

Lois Burwell
Jeanette Freeman

David Lean Award for Direction [Nominee]


Steven Spielberg

Screen Actors Guild Awards (1999)

Actor [Nominee]

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

Tom Hanks

Actor [Nominee]

Outstanding Performance by a Cast

Edward Burns
Matt Damon
Jeremy Davies
Vin Diesel
Adam Goldberg
Tom Hanks
Barry Pepper
Giovanni Ribisi
Tom Sizemore

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA (1999)

Saturn Award [Winner]

Best Action/Adventure/Thriller Film

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best Special Effects

Roger Guyett
Stefen Fangmeier
Neil Corbould

Amanda Awards, Norway (1999)

Amanda [Nominee]

Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske spillefilm)

Steven Spielberg

American Cinema Editors, USA (1999)

Eddie [Winner]

Best Edited Feature Film

Michael Kahn

American Society of Cinematographers, USA (1999)

ASC Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases

Janusz Kaminski

Awards Circuit Community Awards (1998)

ACCA [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

ACCA [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

ACCA [Winner]

Best Film Editing

Michael Kahn

ACCA [Winner]

Best Achievement in Sound

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Tom Hanks

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Original Screenplay

Robert Rodat

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Achievement in Art Direction

Thomas E. Sanders
Lisa Dean

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Costume Design

Joanna Johnston

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Visual Effects

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Original Score

John Williams

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Cast Ensemble

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture

Steven Spielberg
Ian Bryce
Mark Gordon
Gary Levinsohn

Awards of the Japanese Academy (1999)

Award of the Japanese Academy [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards (1999)

Blockbuster Entertainment Award [Winner]

Favorite Actor - Drama

Tom Hanks

Blockbuster Entertainment Award [Nominee]

Favorite Supporting Actor - Drama

Jeremy Davies

BMI Film & TV Awards (1999)

BMI Film Music Award [Winner]


John Williams

Bogey Awards, Germany (1998)

Bogey Award in Silver [Winner]


Boston Society of Film Critics Awards (1998)

BSFC Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

BSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Film

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (1999)

Critics Choice Award [Winner]

Best Picture

Critics Choice Award [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

Critics Choice Award [Winner]

Best Score

John Williams

Camerimage (1998)

Golden Frog [Nominee]


Janusz Kaminski

Casting Society of America, USA (1999)

Artios [Winner]

Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama

Denise Chamian

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards (1999)

CFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Tom Hanks

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

Chlotrudis Awards (1999)

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

Cinema Audio Society, USA (1999)

C.A.S. Award [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Feature Films

Gary Rydstrom
Gary Summers
Andy Nelson
Ron Judkins

Czech Lions (1999)

Czech Lion [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)

Steven Spielberg

César Awards, France (1999)

César [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

Steven Spielberg

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards (1999)

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

Directors Guild of America, USA (1999)

DGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Steven Spielberg
Mark Huffam
Sergio Mimica-Gezzan
Adam Goodman
Karen Richards

Empire Awards, UK (1999)

Empire Award [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

Empire Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Tom Hanks

Empire Award [Nominee]

Best Film

European Film Awards (1998)

Screen International Award [Nominee]


Steven Spielberg

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards (1999)

FCCA Award [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards (1999)

FFCC Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

Golden Screen, Germany (1998)

Golden Screen [Winner]


Grammy Awards (1999)

Grammy [Winner]

Best Instrumental Composition Written for a Motion Picture or for Television

John Williams

Harry Awards (1999)

Harry Award [Winner]


Heartland Film (1998)

Truly Moving Picture Award [Winner]


Steven Spielberg

Huabiao Film Awards (1999)

Huabiao Film Award [Winner]

Outstanding Translated Foreign Film

Humanitas Prize (1999)

Humanitas Prize [Nominee]

Feature Film Category

Robert Rodat

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) (1998)

FMCJ Award [Winner]

Best Original Score for a Drama Film

John Williams

FMCJ Award [Nominee]

Film Score of the Year

John Williams

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists (1999)

Silver Ribbon [Winner]

Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)

Steven Spielberg

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards (1998)

KCFCC Award [Winner]

Best Film

KCFCC Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

Jeremy Davies

KCFCC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

Key Art Awards (1999)

Key Art Award [Winner]

Best of Show - Audiovisual

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards (1998)

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best Picture

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

London Critics Circle Film Awards (1999)

ALFS Award [Winner]

Film of the Year

ALFS Award [Nominee]

Actor of the Year

Matt Damon
For Good Will Hunting and The Rainmaker

ALFS Award [Nominee]

Actor of the Year

Tom Hanks

ALFS Award [Nominee]

Director of the Year

Steven Spielberg

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (1998)

LAFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

LAFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

LAFCA Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA (1999)

Golden Reel Award [Winner]

Best Sound Editing - Sound Effects & Foley

Gary Rydstrom
Richard Hymns
Sandina Bailo-Lape
Ethan Van der Ryn
Teresa Eckton
Frank E. Eulner
Karen G. Wilson
Larry Oatfield
Bruce Lacey

Golden Reel Award [Winner]

Best Sound Editing - Dialogue & ADR

Richard Hymns
Gary Rydstrom
Gwendolyn Yates Whittle
Larry Singer
Ewa Sztompke
Sara Bolder
Denise Whiting
Thomas Whiting

Golden Reel Award [Nominee]

Best Sound Editing - Music (Foreign & Domestic)

MTV Movie + TV Awards (1999)

MTV Movie Award [Nominee]

Best Movie

MTV Movie Award [Nominee]

Best Male Performance

Tom Hanks

MTV Movie Award [Nominee]

Best Action Sequence

Tom Hanks

National Board of Review, USA (1998)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA (2014)

National Film Registry [Winner]

National Film Preservation Board

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA (1999)

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Film

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1998)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Film

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

Online Film & Television Association (2015)

OFTA Film Hall of Fame [Winner]

Motion Picture

Online Film & Television Association (1999)

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Picture

Ian Bryce
Mark Gordon
Gary Levinsohn
Steven Spielberg

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Drama Picture

Ian Bryce
Mark Gordon
Gary Levinsohn
Steven Spielberg

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Drama Ensemble

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Film Editing

Michael Kahn

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Makeup and Hairstyling

Lois Burwell
Conor O'Sullivan
Daniel C. Striepeke

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Sound Mixing

Gary Rydstrom
Gary Summers
Andy Nelson
Ron Judkins

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Sound Effects Editing

Gary Rydstrom
Richard Hymns

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Cinematic Moment

Tom Hanks
Tom Sizemore
Edward Burns
Barry Pepper
Adam Goldberg
Vin Diesel
Giovanni Ribisi

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Ensemble

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Music, Original Dramatic Score

John Williams

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Visual Effects

Stefen Fangmeier
Roger Guyett
Neil Corbould

Online Film Critics Society Awards (1999)

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Picture

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Editing

Michael Kahn

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Ensemble

OFCS Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films of the Year

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Tom Hanks

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Original Score

John Williams

PGA Awards (1999)

PGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Steven Spielberg
Allison Lyon Segan
Bonnie Curtis
Ian Bryce
Mark Gordon
Gary Levinsohn

Political Film Society, USA (1999)

PFS Award [Nominee]

Peace

Russian Guild of Film Critics (1998)

Golden Aries [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film

Steven Spielberg

Satellite Awards (1999)

Golden Satellite Award [Winner]

Best Film Editing

Michael Kahn

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture, Drama

Ian Bryce
Mark Gordon
Gary Levinsohn
Steven Spielberg

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture, Drama

Tom Sizemore

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay, Original

Robert Rodat

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Janusz Kaminski

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Original Score

John Williams

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Visual Effects

Neil Corbould
Stefen Fangmeier
Roger Guyett

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards (1999)

SEFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

SEFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

SEFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Tom Hanks

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards (1998)

TFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

TFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Steven Spielberg

TFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Performance, Male

Tom Hanks

Writers Guild of America, USA (1999)

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee]

Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Robert Rodat