Gigi
Director: Vincente Minnelli. Cast: Leslie Caron, Louis Jourdan, Maurice Chevalier, Hermione Gingold, Eva Gabor, Isabel Jeans, Jacques Bergerac, John Abbott. Screenplay: Alan Jay Lerner (based on the novel by Colette).

Not yet reviewed in full. B–


Academy Award Nominations and Winners:
Best Picture
Best Director: Vincente Minnelli
Best Adapted Screenplay: Alan Jay Lerner
Best Cinematography (Color): Joseph Ruttenberg
Best Art Direction (Color): William A. Horning and Preston Ames
Best Costume Design (Color): Cecil Beaton
Best Film Editing: Adrienne Fazan
Best Scoring of a Musical: André Previn
Best Original Song: "Gigi"

Golden Globe Nominations and Winners:
Best Picture (Musical)
Best Director: Vincente Minnelli
Best Actress (Musical/Comedy): Leslie Caron
Best Actor (Musical/Comedy): Maurice Chevalier
Best Actor (Musical/Comedy): Louis Jourdan
Best Supporting Actress: Hermione Gingold

Other Awards:
Directors Guild of America: Best Director
Writers Guild of America: Best Written American Musical

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