Awards

1986

  • Winner of 2 Awards at the Sitges Film Festival
    • Best film
    • Best cinematography (Frederick Elmes)
  • Winner of the “Best Cinematography Award” in the “British Society of Cinematographers”
  • Winner of 2 the Los Angeles Film Critics Association LAFCA Awards
    • Best director
    • Best supporting actor (Dennis Hopper)
  • Winner of the award for best actor (Dennis Hopper) in the “Montreal World Film Festival

 

1987

  • Oscar-nominated for best director
  • Winner of 4 BSFC awards from the “Boston Society of Film Critics Awards”
    • Best film
    • Best director
    • Best supporting actor
    • Best cinematography (Frederick Elmes)
  • The Grand Prize winner in the “Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival”.
  • Nominated to 2 Golden Globes
    • Best supporting actor (Dennis Hopper)
    • Best screenplay
  • Artios award-winning of the “Casting Society of America” to the best casting in dramatic film (Pat Golden and Johanna Ray).
  • Winner of a “Independent Spirit Award” best actress (Isabella Rossellini).
  • Nominated for others 6 “Independent Spirit Award”
    • Best director
    • Best actor (Dennis Hopper)
    • Best actress (Laura Dern)
    • Best screenplay
    • Best cinematography (Frederick Elmes)
    • Best production (Fred C. Caruso)
  • Award-winning Joseph Plateau in the International Film Festival of Flanders to best foreign film.
  • Winner of 4 “NSFC Award” of the “National Society of Film Critics Awards”
    • Best director
    • Best film
    • Best supporting actor (Dennis Hopper)
    • Best cinematography (Frederick Elmes)
  • Nominated to a “WGA Screen Award” of the “Writers Guild of America” best screenplay written directly for film

Extracted from IMDB