Personal honours to Sir David Lean


  • 1967
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  • 1971
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  • 1983
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  • 1985
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  • 1986
  • 1988
  • 1990
  • 1990
  • Filmbuyers Exhibitor Laurel Award top ten director
  • French States Art Award
  • Ville de Paris Award
  • French Medaille de Vermeil Award
  • Directors Guild of America Honorary Life Membership
  • Commander of the British Empire (CBE)
  • BAFTA Fellowship
  • British Film Institute Fellowship
  • Knight Batchelor
  • National Board of Review David Griffith Best Director Award
  • Christopher Award
  • Convocation Award Royal college of Art
  • National Film and Television School Fellowship
  • University of Leeds honorary degree
  • British Film Industry Cannes film festival Award
  • America Film Institute Life achievement Award
  • Critics Circle Annual Award for Service to the Arts


Films awards


  • Bridge on the River Kwai
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  • Lawrence of Arabia
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  • Summertime
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  • Ryan's Daughter
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  • A Passage to India
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  • Dr Zhivago
  • Oscar 1957
  • Screen Directors Guild Award 1957
  • Screen Directors Guild of America Inc
  • nomination
  • New York Film Critics Award 1957
  • Academy of Motion Picture Art and Science
  • Foundation (nomination)
  • Hollywood Foreign Press Association 1957
  • award (broken)
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  • Oscar 1972
  • Screen Directors Guild Award 1962
  • Hollywood Foreign Press Association best
  • director 1962
  • Premio award - Pr Leonardo
  • Diploma - Cannes 1989
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  • New York Film Critics Award 1955
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  • Directors Guild award 1970
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  • Directors Guild award
  • Film Advisory award 1984
  • Award New York Film Critics 1984
  • Hollywood South award 1985
  • Award of excellence - Inner Wheel Club
  • Marbella
  • Oscar nomination certificate 1984
  • BAFTA nomination certificate 1985
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  • Hollywood Foreign Press Association best
  • director 1965
  • American Cinema Editors - nominee 1965 best
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  • Picture of the Month award 1966
  • Hollywood High School award 1966
  • Oscar nomination 1965