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Richard Brooks Biography

Profession
wr/di/producer/fbb/wos

Awards

  • 1978Writers Guild Awards-Adapted Drama: nominated
  • 1968Writers Guild Awards-Drama: nominated
  • 1967Oscar-Best Writing (Screenplay--based on material from another medium): nominated
  • 1967Directors Guild of America Awards-Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film: nominated
  • 1967Writers Guild Awards-Drama: nominated
  • 1967National Board of Review-Best Director: winner
  • 1967Oscar-Best Achievement in Directing: nominated
  • 1966Oscar-Best Writing (Screenplay--based on material from another medium): nominated
  • 1966Directors Guild of America Awards-Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film: nominated
  • 1966Oscar-Best Achievement in Directing: nominated
  • 1961BAFTA Film Awards-Best Film and British Film: nominated
  • 1961Writers Guild Awards-Drama: winner
  • 1961Golden Globe-Best Director - Motion Picture: nominated
  • 1960Oscar-Best Writing (Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium): winner
  • 1960Directors Guild of America Awards-Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film: nominated
  • 1959Golden Globe-Best Director - Motion Picture: nominated
  • 1959Writers Guild Awards-Drama: nominated
  • 1958Directors Guild of America Awards-Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film: nominated
  • 1958Oscar-Best Achievement in Directing: nominated
  • 1958Oscar-Best Writing (Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium): nominated
  • 1956Writers Guild Awards-Drama: nominated
  • 1955Directors Guild of America Awards-Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film: nominated
  • 1955Oscar-Best Writing (Screenplay): nominated
  • 1949Writers Guild Awards-Drama: nominated