George Stevens
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"Academy Award for Best Director"}}

*nominated in 1943 for The More the Merrier

*awarded in 1951 for A Place in the Sun (film)/A Place in the Sun

*nominated in 1954 for Shane (film)/Shane

*awarded in 1956 for Giant (1956 film)/Giant

*nominated in 1959 for The Diary of Anne Frank (1959 film)/The Diary of Anne Frank

"Legion of Merit"

star on the "Hollywood Walk of Fame"

"Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award"

"Academy Honorary Award/Lifetime Achievement Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences" (1954)

"National Board of Review Award for Best Director"

"New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Director"

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"George Stevens" (December 18, 1904 – March 8, 1975) was an United States/American film director, film producer/producer, screenwriter and cinematographer.

Among his most notable films are A Place in the Sun (film)/A Place in the Sun (1951; winner of six Academy Awards including Best Director), Shane (film)/Shane (1953; Oscar nominated), Giant (1956 film)/Giant (1956; Academy Award/Oscar for Best Director), and The Diary of Anne Frank (1959 film)/Diary of Anne Frank (1959; nominated for Academy Award for Best Director/Best Director).

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