Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Award Nominees and Winners
On March 25, 1996, The Postman (Il Postino) received the distinguished honor of winning the Academy Award for
~ Best Original Dramatic Score by Luis Bacalov ~
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In all, this film was nominated for five Academy awards:
The Postman (Il Postino) Oscar Nominations
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- 68th Annual Academy Awards(r)
- Best Foreign Language Picture: 1980s and 1990s
Internet Movie Database
We offer here some selections of text from The Postman (Il Postino) which are linked by theme and content to other "Best Picture" nominees and winners from the past.
"It's a miracle."
"....A poet needs to know someone to be inspired. I can't just invent something out of nothing."
"Are they going to give it to you?"
"If they do, I won't turn it down."