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Awards & honours bestowed upon Emeric Pressburger
Unlike Michael Powell, Emeric was awarded an Oscar (for the script of 49P) he was also quite well recognised & honoured by many other bodies.
Date Award Details Notes 1943 Oscar Awarded for Best Writing, Original Story
Michael was nominated for Best Film for 49P 1943 Oscar Nominated for Best Writing, Original Screenplay for OOOAIM. Nomination shared with Michael
Won by Woman of the Year
1948 Bodil Award
Awarded for Best European Film
Award shared with Michael 1948 Golden Lion
Venice Film Festival
Nominated for Golden Lion
Nomination shared with Michael 1948 Oscar Jack Cardiff & Alfred Junge won the Oscar for BN 1949 Oscar Nominated for Best Picture
Nominated for Best Writing
Nomination for Best Picture shared with Michael
Won by Olivier's Hamlet
1949 Oscar Brian Easdale, Hein Heckroth & Arthur Lawson won Oscars for TRS 1949 BAFTA Nominated for Best British Film
Nomination shared with Michael
Won by Carol Reed for The Fallen Idol
1951 Silver Bear
Berlin Film Festival
Awarded for Best musical
Award shared with Michael 1957 BAFTA Nominated for Best British Film, Best British Screenplay and Best Film (from any source)
Nominations shared with Michael
Best Film won by René Clément for Gervaise (France)
Best British Film won by Lewis Gilbert for Reach for the Sky
Best British Screenplay won by Nigel Balchin for The Man Who Never Was
1970 First retrospective at the NFT 1978 BFI Special award The award was shared with Michael 1978 Full retrospective at the NFT 1981 BAFTA Fellowship Michael was similarly rewarded
The fellowships were presented by Deborah Kerr who said "it was about time they were recognised"
1983 BFI Fellowship Michael was similarly rewarded