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80 Ratings

The Turning Point

Directed by Herbert Ross
United States, 1977
Drama, Romance


When her daughter joins a ballet company, a former dancer is forced to confront her long-ago decision to give up the stage to have a family.

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The Turning Point Directed by Herbert Ross

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1978 | 11 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1977 | 4 wins including: Best Film

BAFTA Awards

1979 | Nominee: Best Actress

Directors Guild of America

1978 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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