|1962||British Academy of Film and Television Arts||Best Film - Any Source||West Side Story||Nominated|
|1961||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Director||West Side Story||Won|
|1961||Directors Guild of America||Best Director||West Side Story||Won|
|1961||Hollywood Foreign Press Association||Best Director||West Side Story||Nominated|
by Gary Susman
The film version of 'West Side Story' seems like it has always been part of our collective memories. The sounds and images from the street-gang update of 'Romeo and Juliet' have resonated with us down through the years, as...