The Best of 1969

Best Picture
Army of Shadows
Midnight Cowboy
They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
*Women in Love
Z

Best Actor
Rex Harrison, Staircase
*Dustin Hoffman, Midnight Cowboy
Peter O'Toole, Goodbye, Mr. Chips
Robert Redford, Tell Them Willie Boy is Here
Jon Voight, Midnight Cowboy

Best Actress
Genevieve Bujold, Anne of the Thousand Days
Jane Fonda, They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
*Glenda Jackson, Women in Love
Jean Simmons, The Happy Ending
Maggie Smith, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

Best Supporting Actor
Helmut Berger, The Damned
Red Buttons, They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
Yves Montand, Z
Jack Nicholson, Easy Rider
*Gig Young, They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

Best Supporting Actress
Sylvia Miles, Midnight Cowboy
Sian Phillips, Goodbye, Mr. Chips
Simone Signoret, Army of Shadows
Ingrid Thulin, The Damned
*Susannah York, They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

Best Director
Costa-Gavras, Z
Jean-Pierre Mellville, Army of Shadows
Sydney Pollack, They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
*Ken Russell, Women in Love
John Schlesinger, Midnight Cowboy

  • Anne of the Thousand Days
  • Aradhana
  • Army of Shadows
  • Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
  • The Damned
  • Downhill Racer
  • The Italian Job
  • Khamoshi
  • Midnight Cowboy
  • My Night at Maud's
  • Oh! What a Lovely War
  • The Swimming Pool
  • A Quiet Place in the Country
  • Satyakam
  • They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
  • The Unfaithful Wife
  • The Wild Bunch
  • Women in Love
  • Z
  • The Appointment
  • The Big Bounce