Cinema 1981: Best Actress–Oscar, Critics Awards, Golden Globe, Festivals

Oscar: Katharine Hepburn, On Golden Pond

N.Y. Film Critics: Glenda Jackson, Stevie

National Society: Marilia Pera, Pixote (Brazil)

National Board: Glenda Jackson

Golden Globes: Meryl Streep (French Lieutenant’s Woman, drama)

Berlin: Barbara Grabowska (Fever)

Cannes: Isabelle Adjani, Possession