Elia Kazan

Active - 1940 - 2010  |   Born - Sep 7, 1909 in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire  |   Died - Sep 28, 2003   |   Genres - Drama

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Academy Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1998 Honorary Award Won
1963 America, America Best Achievement in Directing Nominated
1963 America, America Best Motion Picture of the Year Nominated
1963 America, America Best Writing (Story and Screenplay--written directly for the screen) Nominated
1955 East of Eden Best Achievement in Directing Nominated
1954 On the Waterfront Best Achievement in Directing Won
1951 A Streetcar Named Desire Best Achievement in Directing Nominated
1947 Gentleman's Agreement Best Achievement in Directing Won

Cannes Film Festival

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1955 East of Eden International Prize For Best Dramatic Film Won

Directors Guild of America Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1986 Lifetime Achievement in Feature Film Won
1982 Honorary Life Member Won
1963 America, America Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated
1961 Splendor in the Grass Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated
1957 A Face in the Crowd Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated
1955 East of Eden Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated
1954 On the Waterfront Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Won
1952 Viva Zapata! Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated
1951 A Streetcar Named Desire Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated

Golden Globe Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1964 America, America Best Director - Motion Picture Won
1964 America, America Promoting International Understanding Nominated
1957 Baby Doll Best Director - Motion Picture Won
1955 On the Waterfront Best Director - Motion Picture Won
1948 Gentleman's Agreement Best Director - Motion Picture Won

National Board of Review

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1947 Boomerang! Best Director Won

New York Film Critics Circle

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1954 On the Waterfront Best Director Won
1951 A Streetcar Named Desire Best Director Won
1947 Gentleman's Agreement Best Director Won

Tony Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1960 Director (Dramatic) Nominated
1959 Director Won
1958 Director Nominated
1958 Play Nominated
1956 Director Nominated
1949 Director Won
1947 Director Won

Venice Film Festival

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1954 On the Waterfront Best Direction Won
1951 A Streetcar Named Desire Special Jury Prize Won

Writers Guild Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1964 America, America Drama Nominated