Dances with WolvesDances with Wolves
is a 1990
film which tells the story of a cavalry
officer who befriends a band of Dakota
Indians, sacrificing his career and his own people. It stars Kevin Costner
, Mary McDonnell, Graham Greene
, Rodney A. Grant, Floyd Red Crow Westerman, Tantoo Cardinal, Robert Pastorelli and Charles Rocket.
The movie was adapted by Michael Blake from his novel. It was directed by Costner.
It won Academy Awards for
- Best Cinematography
- Best Director
- Best Film Editing
- Best Music, Original Score
- Best Picture
- Best Sound
- Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium.
It was nominated for
- Best Actor in a Leading Role (Kevin Costner)
- Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Graham Greene)
- Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Mary McDonnell)
- Best Art Direction-Set Decoration and Best Costume Design