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2,171 Ratings


Directed by Richard Attenborough
India, United Kingdom, 1982
Biography, Drama, History


An acclaimed biography that charts the major turning points in the life of beloved Indian leader Gandhi. Initially dismissed by English representatives, his protest against British rule over his country becomes internationally renowned.

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Gandhi Directed by Richard Attenborough

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1983 | 8 wins including: Best Picture

1983 | 3 nominations including: Best Makeup

National Board of Review

1982 | 3 wins including: Best Film

BAFTA Awards

1983 | 5 wins including: Best Film

1983 | 11 nominations including: Best Cinematography

Directors Guild of America

1983 | Winner: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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