Golden Globe Award1962

Nominee

Sidney Poitier

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

Claudia McNeil

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

Claudia McNeil

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

BAFTA Award1962

Nominee

Sidney Poitier

Foreign Actor

Claudia McNeil

Foreign Actress

Claudia McNeil

Foreign Actress

Cannes Film Festival1961

Tie

Daniel Petrie Sr.

Special Jury Prize

Directors Guild of America Award1962

Nominee

Daniel Petrie Sr.

Feature Film

Daniel Petrie Sr.

Feature Film

National Board of Review Award1962

Winner

Ruby Dee

Best Supporting Actress

Ruby Dee

Best Supporting Actress