Nominated, Academy Award, Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Marlon Brando)
Nominated, Golden Globes, Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Marlon Brando)
Note: Euzhan Palcy is the only woman to direct Marlon Brando and the first Black woman to direct an actor to an Oscar nomination.
Winner, César Award, Best First Work
Note: This film marks Palcy as the first Black director (male or female) to win the César Award, France's highest film honor.