Academy Award Winners and Nominees: Directors - 1980s

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1980

Robert Redford – Ordinary People

David Lynch – The Elephant Man
Richard Rush – The Stunt Man
Roman Polanski – Tess
Martin Scorsese – Raging Bull

 

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1981

Warren Beatty – Reds

Hugh Hudson – Chariots of Fire
Louis Malle – Atlantic City
Mark Rydell – On Golden Pond
Steven Spielberg – Raiders of the Lost Ark

 

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1982

Richard Attenborough – Gandhi

Sidney Lumet – The Verdict
Wolfgang Petersen – Das Boot
Sydney Pollack – Tootsie
Steven Spielberg – E.T. - the Extra-Terrestrial

 

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1983

James L. Brooks – Terms of Endearment

Bruce Beresford – Tender Mercies
Ingmar Bergman – Fanny & Alexander
Mike Nichols – Silkwood
Peter Yates – The Dresser

 

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1984

Milos Forman – Amadeus

Woody Allen – Broadway Danny Rose
Robert Benton – Places in the Heart
Roland Joffe – The Killing Fields
David Lean – A Passage to India

 

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1985

Sydney PollackOut of Africa

Hector Babenco – Kiss of the Spider Woman
John Huston – Prizzi's Honor
Akira Kurosawa – Ran
Peter Weir – Witness

 

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1986

Oliver StonePlatoon

Woody Allen – Hannah and Her Sisters
James Ivory – A Room with a View
Roland Joffe – Mission
David Lynch – Blue Velvet

 

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1987

Bernardo Bertolucci – The Last Emperor

John Boorman – Hope and Glory
Lasse Hallstrom – Mitt liv som hund (My Life as a Dog)
Norman Jewison – Moonstruck
Adrian Lyne – Fatal Attraction

 

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1988

Barry Levinson – Rain Man

Charles Crichton – A Fish Called Wanda
Mike Nichols – Working Girl
Alan Parker – Mississippi Burning
Martin Scorsese – The Last Temptation of Christ

 

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1989

Oliver Stone – Born on the Fourth of July

Woody Allen – Crimes and Misdemeanors
Kenneth Branagh – Henry V
Jim Sheridan – My Left Foot
Peter Weir – Dead Poets Society