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Awards

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1991 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Director
Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)
1988 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Director
Innerspace (1987)
1985 Won
Saturn Award
Best Director
Gremlins (1984)
1979 Won
Saturn Award
Best Editing
Piranha (1978)
Shared with:

Amiens International Film Festival

2011 Won
Golden Unicorn for Career Achievement

Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival

1981 Won
Critics Award
The Howling (1981)

Biarritz International Festival of Audiovisual Programming

1998 Won
Golden FIPA
Fiction
The Second Civil War (1997)

Brussels International Festival of Fantasy Film (BIFFF)

1993 Won
Silver Raven
Matinee (1993)

CableACE Awards

1997 Nominated
CableACE
Directing a Movie or Miniseries
The Second Civil War (1997)
1995 Nominated
CableACE
Directing a Dramatic Series
Rebel Highway (1994)
For episode "Runaway Daughters"

Chicago International Film Festival

2000 Won
American Treasure Award
Won
Emerging Artist Award

Fantasporto

1984 Nominated
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)
Shared with:

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1998 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
The Second Civil War (1997)

Locarno International Film Festival

1998 Won
Leopard of Honor

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards

2015 Nominated
Rondo Statuette
Best Movie
Burying the Ex (2014)
2005 Nominated
Rondo Statuette
Best TV Presentation
Masters of Horror (2005)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

2006 Won
Special Prize of the Jury
Masters of Horror (2005)
For episode "Homecoming".
Nominated
Best Film
Masters of Horror (2005)
For episode "Homecoming".
1998 Nominated
Best Film
Small Soldiers (1998)

Torino Film Festival

2005 Won
CinemAvvenire Award - Special Mention
Cinema for Peace
Homecoming (2005)

Because starting with a genre structure that is part of a serial production, he has managed to ... More

Because starting with a genre structure that is part of a serial production, he has managed to create a train of thought that is free of periphrases and hypocrisy about how a nation has repressed certain aspects of its conduct. His form is a stern j'accuse of a society that can't come to terms with its own feelings of guilt.


Venice Film Festival

2009 Won
3-D Award
The Hole (2009)

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