David Winning Poster

Awards

AMPIA Awards

1989 Won
Special Jury Award
Friday the 13th (1987)
For directing season two.
1986 Won
AMPIA Award
Best of Festival
Storm (1987)
Best Feature Drama
Storm (1987)

Big Island Film Festival

2011 Nominated
Golden Honu Award
Best Short Film
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
Official Selection
2008 Won
Golden Honu Award
Special honorary career award for filmmaking.
Best Foreign Feature
Swamp Devil (2008)
Nominated
Golden Honu Award
Feature Film
Black Swarm (2007)
Official Selection

Calgary International Film Festival

2014 Nominated
Best Canadian Feature
Mutant World (2014)
Shared with:

Chicago International Film Festival

2013 Won
Certificate of Merit
Special Achievement: Direction
XIII: The Series (2011)
2012 Won
Gold Plaque
Special Achievement in Direction
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
For the episode "Jungle Fever"
Won
Silver Plaque
Special Achievement: Direction
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
For the episode "See You Later, Masturbator"
2007 Won
Certificate of Merit
Special Achievement: Direction
Past Sins (2006)
Won
Silver Plaque
Special Achievement: Direction
Something Beneath (2007)
Special Achievement: Direction
Dinosapien (2007)
2006 Won
Silver Plaque
Special Achievement: Direction
Naturally, Sadie (2005)
For episode "Year of the Dragon".
2005 Won
Silver Plaque
Special Achievement: Direction
Stargate: Atlantis (2004)
For episode "Childhood's End".
Won
Certificate of Merit
Special Achievement: Direction
Andromeda (2000)
For episode "Attempting Screed".
2004 Won
Gold Plaque
Best Dramatic Series
Andromeda (2000)
For episode "Machinery of The Mind".
Best Dramatic Series
Andromeda (2000)
For episode "Double or Nothingness".
Special Achievement in Direction
Andromeda (2000)
For episode "Double or Nothingness".
2003 Won
Gold Plaque
Special Achievement in Direction
Earth: Final Conflict (1997)
For episode "Termination".
Special Achievement in Direction
Twice in a Lifetime (1999)
For episode "Then Love Came Along".
Won
Silver Plaque
Special Achievement in Direction
He Sees You When You're Sleeping (2002)
Special Achievement in Direction
Andromeda (2000)
For episode "A Heart for Falsehood Framed".
2000 Won
Gold Plaque
Best Direction, Variety/Entertainment
Twice in a Lifetime (1999)
For episode "Match Made in Heaven"
1995 Won
Gold Hugo
Best Direction, Children's Television
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990)
For episode "The Tale of The Long Ago Locket".
1994 Won
Gold Hugo
Best Direction, Children's Television
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990)
For episodes "The Tale of The Dream Girl" and "The Tale of the Shiny Red Bicycle".
1993 Won
Certificate of Merit
Best Direction, Dramatic Series
Street Justice (1991)
For episode "Parenthood".
1992 Won
Silver Plaque
Best Television Drama
Friday the 13th (1987)
For episode "The Sweetest Sting".
Best Director
Friday the 13th (1987)
For episode "Scarlet Cinema".

Columbus International Film & Video Festival

2003 Won
Bronze Plaque Award
Entertainment
Dinotopia (2002)
For episode "Night of The Wartosa".
Entertainment
He Sees You When You're Sleeping (2002)
Won
Honorable Mention
Entertainment
Dinotopia (2002)
For episode "Handful of Dust".
2000 Won
Honorable Mention
Entertainment
Twice in a Lifetime (1999)
For episode "The Trouble With Harry".
1994 Won
Bronze Plaque Award
Direction, Children's Television
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990)
For the episode "The Tale of the Dream Girl".
Won
Special Award
Direction, Television Drama
Matrix (1993)
For the episode "False Witness".

Directors Guild of Canada

2006 Nominated
DGC Team Award
Outstanding Television Series - Family
Naturally, Sadie (2005)
Shared with:
For the episode "Double Jeopardy".
2002 Won
DGC Team Award
Outstanding Achievement in a Television Series - Drama
Twice in a Lifetime (1999)
Shared with:
For episode "Moonshine Over Harlem".
Nominated
DGC Craft Award
Outstanding Achievement in Direction
Twice in a Lifetime (1999)
For episode "Moonshine Over Harlem".

Gemini Awards

1997 Nominated
Gemini
Best Direction in a Dramatic or Comedy Series
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990)
For episode "The Tale of C7".
1990 Nominated
Gemini
Best Direction in a Dramatic or Comedy Series
Friday the 13th (1987)
For episode "Jack In The Box".
1989 Nominated
Gemini
Best Direction in a Dramatic or Comedy Series
Friday the 13th (1987)
For episode "Sweetest Sting".
Best Direction in a Dramatic or Comedy Series
Friday the 13th (1987)
For episode "Scarlet Cinema".

Leo Awards

2013 Nominated
Leo
Best Direction in a Dramatic Series
Lost Girl (2010)
2012 Won
Leo
Best Direction in a Music, Comedy, or Variety Program or Series
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
For the episode "Jungle Fever"
Nominated
Leo
Best Direction in a Music, Comedy, or Variety Program or Series
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
For the episode "See You Later, Masturbator"
2011 Won
Leo
Best Direction in a Dramatic Series
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
For episode "Rock N' Roll Zombies Know Best".
2006 Nominated
Leo
Best Direction in a Youth or Children's Program or Series
Naturally, Sadie (2005)
For episode "Double Jeopardy"
2003 Won
Leo
Dramatic Series: Best Director
Dinotopia (2002)
For episode "Night of The Wartosa".

New York Festivals

2011 Nominated
Gold Medal
Television Programming & Promotion - Craft: Program - Best Direction
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
Finalist Certificate. For the episode "Cockfight"
2009 Won
Gold Medal
Best Director
Swamp Devil (2008)
2004 Won
Bronze Medal
Television Programming & Promotion - Action/Adventure
Dinotopia (2002)
For episode "Night of The Wartosa".
2003 Won
Gold Medal
Television Programming & Promotion - Craft: Program - Best Direction
Twice in a Lifetime (1999)
For the episode "Then Love Came Along".
2000 Won
Bronze Medal
Television Programming & Promotion - Craft: Program - Best Direction
Twice in a Lifetime (1999)
For the episode "The Trouble With Harry".

WorldFest Charleston

1997 Won
Gold Award
Theatrical Feature Film - Thriller
One of Our Own (1997)

WorldFest Houston

2015 Won
Platinum Remi Award
Independent Theatrical Feature Films & Videos - Action / Adventure
The Tree That Saved Christmas (2014)
Won
Gold Remi Award
Best Directing
Mutant World (2014)
2014 Won
Gold Remi Award
Television & Cable Production Award
The Town That Came A-Courtin' (2014)
Best Director
2013 Won
Silver Remi Award
Special Achievement: Direction
XIII: The Series (2011)
2012 Won
Gold Award
Television and Cable Production - Directing - Television
Lost Girl (2010)
2nd place
Silver Award
Best Director
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
3rd place
Bronze Award
Best Director
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
For the episode "Jungle Fever"
2011 Won
Gold Award
Television and Cable Production - Directing - Television
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
Won
Platinum Award
Television and Cable Production - Directing - Television
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
2008 Won
Gold Special Jury Award
Television & Cable Productions - Best Director
Blood Ties (2006)
For episode "5:55".
Won
Platinum Award
Best Director
Swamp Devil (2008)
Best Director
Black Swarm (2007)
2007 Won
Platinum Award
Best Director
Past Sins (2006)
Fantasy/Horror
Something Beneath (2007)
Won
Gold Award
Television and Cable Production - Directing - Television
Dinosapien (2007)
For three episodes "Dawn of the Dinosaur", "Without a Paddle" and "Monster in the Woods".
2006 Won
Gold Award
Television & Cable Production
Naturally, Sadie (2005)
For the episode "Year of the Dragon".
Won
Platinum Award
Television & Cable Production
Naturally, Sadie (2005)
For the episode "Double Jeopardy".
2005 Won
Platinum Award
Television and Cable Production - Directing - Television
Stargate: Atlantis (2004)
For episode "Childhood's End".
Won
Gold Award
Television and Cable Production - Directing - Television
Andromeda (2000)
For episode "Attempting Screed".
2004 Won
Platinum Award
Television and Cable Production - Directing - Television
Andromeda (2000)
For episode "Double or Nothingness".
Television and Cable Production - Directing - Television
Andromeda (2000)
For episode "Machinery of The Mind".
2003 Won
Gold Award
Television and Cable Production - Feature Made for Television/Cable
He Sees You When You're Sleeping (2002)
Television and Cable Production - TV Series-Dramatic
Body & Soul (2002)
For episode "Saviors"
Won
Silver Award
Television and Cable Production - TV Series-Dramatic
Dinotopia (2002)
For episode "Handful of Dust".
Won
Bronze Award
Television and Cable Production - TV Series-Dramatic
Dinotopia (2002)
For episode "Night of The Wartosa".
2002 Won
Gold Award
Television and Cable Production - TV Series-Dramatic
Twice in a Lifetime (1999)
For episode "Then Love Came Along".
Television and Cable Production - TV Series-Dramatic
Andromeda (2000)
For episode "A Heart For Falsehood Framed".
Television and Cable Production - TV Series-Dramatic
Earth: Final Conflict (1997)
For episode "Termination".
2001 Won
Gold Award
Television and Cable Production - TV Series-Dramatic
Andromeda (2000)
For the episode "The Banks of The Lethe".
Won
Silver Award
Television and Cable Production - TV Series-Dramatic
Twice in a Lifetime (1999)
For the episode "Moonshine Over Harlem".
Won
Bronze Award
Television and Cable Production - TV Series-Dramatic
Twice in a Lifetime (1999)
For the episode "Hard Knock Life".
1997 Won
Gold Award
Theatrical Feature Films - Thriller/Suspense
Exception to the Rule (1997)
1995 Won
Gold Award
Television Series Direction
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990)

For the episodes "The Tale of the Long Ago Locket", "The Tale of C7", and "The Tale of the Shiny ... More

For the episodes "The Tale of the Long Ago Locket", "The Tale of C7", and "The Tale of the Shiny Red Bicycle".

1994 Won
Bronze Award
Television Series Direction
Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1990)

For the episodes "The Tale of Watcher's Woods", "The Tale of the Dollmaker" and "The Tale of the ... More

For the episodes "The Tale of Watcher's Woods", "The Tale of the Dollmaker" and "The Tale of the Dream Machine".


Yorkton Short Film & Video Festival

2012 Nominated
Golden Sheaf Award
Best Direction
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010)
For the episode "See You Later, Masturbator"

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