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3.4
179 Ratings

The Madness of King George

Directed by Nicholas Hytner
United Kingdom, 1994
Biography, Comedy, Drama

Synopsis

A meditation on power and the metaphor of the body of state, based on the real episode of dementia experienced by George III.

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The Madness of King George Directed by Nicholas Hytner

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1995 | Winner: Best Actress

Academy Awards

1995 | Winner: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

1995 | 3 nominations including: Best Actor in a Leading Role

National Board of Review

1994 | Winner: Top Ten Films

BAFTA Awards

1996 | 3 wins including: Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film

1996 | 11 nominations including: Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music

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