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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1999 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Hilary and Jackie (1998)
1997 Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Golden Globes, USA

2012 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Appropriate Adult (2011)
2005 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
1999 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Hilary and Jackie (1998)
1997 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Breaking the Waves (1996)

BAFTA Awards

2012 Won
BAFTA TV Award
Best Leading Actress
Appropriate Adult (2011)
2000 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Angela's Ashes (1999)
1999 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Hilary and Jackie (1998)
1997 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2014 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress
The Book Thief (2013)
2003 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress
Red Dragon (2002)

Australian Film Critics Association Awards

2012 Won
AFCA Award
Best Actress
Oranges and Sunshine (2010)

Australian Film Institute

2012 Nominated
AACTA Award
Best Lead Actress
Oranges and Sunshine (2010)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2001 2nd place
ACCA
Best Cast Ensemble
Gosford Park (2001)
Shared with:
1996 Nominated
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Biarritz International Festival of Audiovisual Programming

2014 Won
Golden FIPA
Fiction: Actress
The Politician's Husband (2013)

Bodil Awards

1997 Won
Bodil
Best Actress (Bedste kvindelige hovedrolle)
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

1996 2nd place
BSFC Award
Best Actress
Breaking the Waves (1996)

British Independent Film Awards

2005 Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best Actress
Wah-Wah (2005)
2000 Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best Actress
The Luzhin Defence (2000)
1999 Won
British Independent Film Award
Best Actress
Hilary and Jackie (1998)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2002 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Gosford Park (2001)
Shared with:

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

1999 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Hilary and Jackie (1998)
1997 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Breaking the Waves (1996)
Most Promising Actress
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Chlotrudis Awards

1999 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Hilary and Jackie (1998)
1997 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Critics Choice Television Awards

2016 Nominated
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Movie Made for Television or Limited Series
The Dresser (2015)
2012 Nominated
Critics' Choice TV Award
Best Actress in a Movie/Miniseries
Appropriate Adult (2011)

Empire Awards, UK

2003 Nominated
Empire Award
Best British Actress
Red Dragon (2002)

European Film Awards

2002 Nominated
Audience Award
Best European Actress
Gosford Park (2001)
1996 Won
European Film Award
European Actress of the Year
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Evening Standard British Film Awards

1997 Won
Evening Standard British Film Award
Most Promising Newcomer
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Fangoria Chainsaw Awards

2003 2nd place
Chainsaw Award
Best Supporting Actress
Red Dragon (2002)

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2012 Won
FCCA Award
Best Actress - Leading Role
Oranges and Sunshine (2010)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2002 Won
FFCC Award
Best Ensemble Cast
Gosford Park (2001)
Shared with:

Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival

1996 Won
President Award
Best Actress
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Gold Derby Awards

2012 Nominated
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Lead Actress
Appropriate Adult (2011)
2005 Won
Gold Derby TV Award
TV Movie/Mini Supporting Actress
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)

Golden Schmoes Awards

2002 Nominated
Golden Schmoes
Best Supporting Actress of the Year
Red Dragon (2002)

Gotham Awards

2008 Won
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Ensemble Performance
Synecdoche, New York (2008)
Shared with:
Tied with Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008).

IF Awards

2011 Won
IF Award
Best Actress
Oranges and Sunshine (2010)
2005 Nominated
IF Award
Best Actress
The Proposition (2005)

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 Won
Robert Altman Award
Synecdoche, New York (2008)
Shared with:

Irish Film and Television Awards

2000 Nominated
IFTA Award
Best Actress
Angela's Ashes (1999)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2007 Nominated
ALFS Award
British Supporting Actress of the Year
The Proposition (2005)
2006 Nominated
ALFS Award
British Actress of the Year
Separate Lies (2005)
2003 Won
ALFS Award
British Supporting Actress of the Year
Red Dragon (2002)
2001 Nominated
ALFS Award
British Actress of the Year
The Luzhin Defence (2000)
British Supporting Actress of the Year
Cradle Will Rock (1999)
2000 Won
ALFS Award
British Actress of the Year
Angela's Ashes (1999)
Hilary and Jackie (1998)
1997 Won
ALFS Award
British Newcomer of the Year
Breaking the Waves (1996)
Nominated
ALFS Award
British Actress of the Year
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1996 Won
New Generation Award
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Monte-Carlo TV Festival

2012 Won
Golden Nymph
Outstanding Actress in a Mini-Series
Appropriate Adult (2011)

MTV Movie Awards

2003 Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Kiss
Punch-Drunk Love (2002)
Shared with:

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

1997 Won
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Breaking the Waves (1996)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1996 Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Online Film & Television Association

2012 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
Appropriate Adult (2011)
2004 Won
OFTA Television Award
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture or Miniseries
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
1999 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Drama Actress
Hilary and Jackie (1998)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2002 Won
OFCS Award
Best Ensemble
Gosford Park (2001)
Shared with:
1999 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Actress
Hilary and Jackie (1998)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2002 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Acting Ensemble
Gosford Park (2001)
Shared with:

Robert Festival

1997 Won
Robert
Best Actress (Årets kvindelige hovedrolle)
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Royal Television Society, UK

2012 Won
RTS Television Award
Best Actor (Female)
Appropriate Adult (2011)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2015 Won
Donostia Lifetime Achievement Award

Satellite Awards

2013 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
The Book Thief (2013)
2011 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture
Oranges and Sunshine (2010)
2005 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)
2002 Won
Special Achievement Award
Outstanding Motion Picture Ensemble
Gosford Park (2001)
Shared with:
Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Comedy or Musical
Gosford Park (2001)
1999 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Hilary and Jackie (1998)
1997 Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Breaking the Waves (1996)

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2015 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
The Theory of Everything (2014)
Shared with:
2012 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries
Appropriate Adult (2011)
2002 Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture
Gosford Park (2001)
Shared with:
1999 Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Hilary and Jackie (1998)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2002 Won
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Performance, Female
Punch-Drunk Love (2002)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2003 3rd place
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Punch-Drunk Love (2002)

Women's Image Network Awards

2011 Nominated
WIN Award
Actress Feature Film
War Horse (2011)

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