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29th Golden Globe Awards

The 29th Golden Globe Awards, honoring the best in film and television for 1971 films, were held on February 6, 1972.

29th Golden Globe Awards
DateFebruary 6, 1972


Winners and nomineesEdit


Best Film - DramaEdit

The French Connection

Best Film - Comedy or MusicalEdit

Fiddler on the Roof

Best Actor - DramaEdit

Gene HackmanThe French Connection

Best Actress - DramaEdit

Jane FondaKlute

Best Actor - Comedy or MusicalEdit

TopolFiddler on the Roof

Best Actress - Comedy or MusicalEdit

TwiggyThe Boy Friend

Best Supporting ActorEdit

Ben JohnsonThe Last Picture Show

Best Supporting ActressEdit

Ann-MargretCarnal Knowledge

Best DirectorEdit

William FriedkinThe French Connection

Best ScreenplayEdit

The HospitalPaddy Chayefsky

Best Foreign Film (English language)Edit

Sunday Bloody SundayUK

Best Foreign Film (Foreign language)Edit

The Policeman (HaShoter Azulai)Israel

Best Music, Original ScoreEdit

"Shaft" – Isaac Hayes

Best Original SongEdit

"Life Is What You Make It" – Kotch


Best Series - DramaEdit


Best Series - Comedy or MusicalEdit

All in the Family

Best Television FilmEdit

The Snow Goose

Best Actor - Drama SeriesEdit

Robert YoungMarcus Welby, M.D.

Best Actress - Drama SeriesEdit

Patricia NealThe Homecoming: A Christmas Story

Best Actor - Comedy or Musical SeriesEdit

Carroll O'Connor - All in the Family

Best Actress - Comedy or Musical SeriesEdit

Carol BurnettThe Carol Burnett Show

Best Supporting ActorEdit

Edward AsnerThe Mary Tyler Moore Show

Best Supporting ActressEdit

Sue Ane LangdonArnie