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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 Actor - DramaEdit

Gene HackmanThe French Connection

Best Actor - Musical or ComedyEdit

TopolFiddler on the Roof

Best Actress - DramaEdit

Jane FondaKlute

Best Actress - Musical or ComedyEdit

TwiggyThe Boy Friend

Best DirectorEdit

William FriedkinThe French Connection

Best Film - DramaEdit

The French Connection

Best Film - Musical or ComedyEdit

Fiddler on the Roof

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 ScreenplayEdit

The HospitalPaddy Chayefsky

Best Supporting ActorEdit

Ben JohnsonThe Last Picture Show

Best Supporting ActressEdit

Ann-MargretCarnal Knowledge


Best Actor - Drama SeriesEdit

Robert YoungMarcus Welby, M.D.

Best Actor - Musical or Comedy SeriesEdit

Carroll O'Connor - All in the Family

Best Actress - Drama SeriesEdit

Patricia NealThe Homecoming: A Christmas Story

Best Actress - Musical or Comedy SeriesEdit

Carol BurnettThe Carol Burnett Show

Best Series - DramaEdit


Best Series - Musical or ComedyEdit

All in the Family

Best Supporting ActorEdit

Edward AsnerThe Mary Tyler Moore Show

Best Supporting ActressEdit

Sue Ane LangdonArnie

Best Television FilmEdit

The Snow Goose