Witness (1985)

Genres - Romance, Thriller  |   Sub-Genres - Crime Thriller, Romantic Drama, Rural Drama  |   Release Date - Feb 8, 1985 (USA)  |   Run Time - 112 min.  |   Countries - Netherlands, United States  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Academy Awards

Year Nominee Category Won/Nominated
1985 Best Achievement in Art Direction Nominated
1985 Best Achievement in Cinematography Nominated
1985 Best Achievement in Directing Nominated
1985 Best Achievement in Film Editing Won
1985 Best Achievement in Music (Original Score) Nominated
1985 Best Motion Picture of the Year Nominated
1985 Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1985 Best Writing (Original Screenplay) Won

BAFTA Film Awards

Year Nominee Category Won/Nominated
1986 Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1986 Best Actress in a Leading Role Nominated
1986 Best Cinematography Nominated
1986 Best Editing Nominated
1986 Best Film Nominated
1986 Best Original Screenplay Nominated
1986
 
Best Score for a Film Won

Directors Guild of America Awards

Year Nominee Category Won/Nominated
1985 Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film Nominated

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

Year Nominee Category Won/Nominated
1985 Best Screenplay Won

Golden Globe Awards

Year Nominee Category Won/Nominated
1986 Best Director - Motion Picture Nominated
1986
 
Best Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1986 Best Original Score - Motion Picture Nominated
1986 Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1986 Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
1986 Best Screenplay - Motion Picture Nominated

Writers Guild Awards

Year Nominee Category Won/Nominated
1986 Original Screenplay Won