Billy Wilder

Billy Wilder

Active - 1929 - 2014  |   Born - Jun 22, 1906 in Sucha, Austria-Hungary  |   Died - Mar 27, 2002   |   Genres - Comedy, Romance, Drama

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Writers Guild Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1957 The Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement Won
1980 The Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement Won
1962 One, Two, Three Comedy Nominated
1961 The Apartment Comedy Won
1960 Some Like It Hot Comedy Won
1955 Sabrina Comedy Won
1971 The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes Original Comedy Nominated
1958 Love in the Afternoon Comedy Won
1964 Irma La Douce Comedy Nominated
1954 Stalag 17 Comedy Nominated
1949 The Emperor Waltz Musical Nominated
1956 The Seven Year Itch Comedy Nominated
1973 Avanti Adapted Comedy Nominated
1949 A Foreign Affair Comedy Nominated
1975 The Front Page Adapted Comedy Nominated
1967 The Fortune Cookie Comedy Nominated
1951 Sunset Boulevard Drama Won

Venice Film Festival

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1972 Lifetime Achievement Won
1951 Ace in the Hole International Prize Won

New York Film Critics Circle

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1960 Best Screenplay Won
1960 The Apartment Best Director Won
1945 The Lost Weekend Best Director Won

Los Angeles Film Critics Association

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1993 Career Achievement Award Won

European Film Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1992 European Film Academy Lifetime Achievement Award Won

European Film Academy

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1992 Lifetime Achievement Award Won

Directors Guild of America Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1984 Lifetime Achievement in Feature Film Won
1990 Preston Sturges Award Won
1960 The Apartment Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Won
1957 Witness for the Prosecution Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated
1959 Some Like It Hot Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated
1954 Sabrina Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated
1953 Stalag 17 Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated
1955 The Seven Year Itch Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated
1950 Sunset Boulevard Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated