Spike Jonze Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2014 Won
Oscar
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
Nominated
Oscar
Best Motion Picture of the Year
Her (2013)
Shared with:
Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song
Her (2013)
Shared with:
Song: "The Moon Song"
2000 Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Golden Globes, USA

2014 Won
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Her (2013)
2003 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Adaptation. (2002)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2014 Won
Saturn Award
Best Writing
Her (2013)
2010 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Writing
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
Shared with:

AFI Awards, USA

2014 Won
AFI Award
Movie of the Year
Her (2013)
Shared with:

HER asks what it is to connect - and what it means to love. This near-future romance is a ... More

HER asks what it is to connect - and what it means to love. This near-future romance is a profoundly relevant valentine to today's world - a modern fairy tale written and directed by the mind-soaring talents of Spike Jonze. Deeply personal, vulnerable performances by Joaquin Phoenix and Scarlett Johansson tell the story of one man's passion for an operating system and her shared joy for him. The inevitability of human evolution is a concept scary to some and embraced by others, but this is art at its most powerful - to imagine "what if?" - and present it with a pure, beating heart.


Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2013 Won
EDA Award
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
Nominated
EDA Award
Best Picture
Her (2013)
Shared with:
Best Director
Her (2013)

American Comedy Awards, USA

2014 Nominated
American Comedy Award
Best Comedy Director - Film
Her (2013)
Best Comedy Screenplay
Her (2013)

American Psychological Association (APA) Film Festival

2014 Nominated
Best Film
Feature-Lenght Film
Her (2013)

Austin Film Critics Association

2013 Won
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2013 Won
ACCA
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
Nominated
ACCA
Best Director
Her (2013)
2009 Nominated
ACCA
Best Adapted Screenplay
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
Shared with:
2002 Nominated
ACCA
Best Director
Adaptation. (2002)
1999 Nominated
ACCA
Best Director
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Berlin International Film Festival

2011 Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Best Short Film
Scenes from the Suburbs (2011)
2003 Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Jury Grand Prix
Adaptation. (2002)
Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Adaptation. (2002)

Bodil Awards

2015 Nominated
Bodil
Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)
Her (2013)
2001 Nominated
Bodil
Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

1999 2nd place
BSFC Award
Best New Filmmaker
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
2000 Won
Critics Choice Award
Breakthrough Artist
Being John Malkovich (1999)
Three Kings (1999)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2014 Won
COFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
2nd place
COFCA Award
Best Director
Her (2013)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Won
CFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
2009 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Director
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
Shared with:
2000 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Director
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Chlotrudis Awards

2000 Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Director
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Cinema Bloggers Awards, Portugal

2015 Nominated
Cinema Bloggers Award
Best North American Film
Her (2013)
USA
Best Screenplay - International Competition
Her (2013)

CinEuphoria Awards

2015 Won
CinEuphoria
Top Ten of the Year - International Competition
Her (2013)
Nominated
CinEuphoria
Best Director - International Competition
Her (2013)
Best Film - International Competition
Her (2013)

Críticos de Cinema Online Portugueses Awards

2015 Won
CCOP
Best Original Screenplay (Melhor Argumento Original)
Her (2013)
Best Original Song (Melhor Canção Original)
Her (2013)
Shared with:
"The Moon Song"
Nominated
CCOP
Best Film (Melhor Filme)
Her (2013)
Best Director (Melhor Realizador)
Her (2013)

César Awards, France

2000 Nominated
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Being John Malkovich (1999)
USA.

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2013 2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Screenplay
Her (2013)
Tied with Bob Nelson for Nebraska (2013).

Deauville Film Festival

1999 Won
Grand Special Prize
Being John Malkovich (1999)
Won
Critics Award
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Detroit Film Critic Society, US

2013 Won
DFCS Award
Best Screenplay
Her (2013)
Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Director
Her (2013)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2006 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Commercials
For Adidas: "Hello Tomorrow", Miller Beer: "Penguin" and Gap: "Pardon Our Dust".
2000 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Dresden Film Festival

2012 Nominated
Golden Horseman
Best Animated Film - International Competition
Mourir auprès de toi (2011)
Shared with:

Empire Awards, UK

2001 Nominated
Empire Award
Best Debut
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Won
FFCC Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
2000 Won
FFCC Award
Newcomer of the Year
Being John Malkovich (1999)
Three Kings (1999)

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2014 Nominated
Wilde Artist of the Year

Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)

2014 Won
GFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)

Golden Schmoes Awards

2013 Won
Golden Schmoes
Best Screenplay of the Year
Her (2013)
Nominated
Golden Schmoes
Best Director of the Year
Her (2013)
2002 Nominated
Golden Schmoes
Best Director of the Year
Adaptation. (2002)

Gotham Awards

2008 Nominated
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Feature
Synecdoche, New York (2008)
Shared with:

Grammy Awards

2015 Nominated
Grammy
Best Song Written for Visual Media
Her (2013)
Shared with:
For the song "The Moon Song".

Guardian Film Awards, UK

2014 Nominated
Guardian Film Award
Best Director
Her (2013)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Screenplay
Her (2013)

Hugo Awards

2000 Nominated
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Being John Malkovich (1999)
Shared with:

IGN Summer Movie Awards

2013 Nominated
IGN Award
Best Movie Director
Her (2013)

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best First Feature
Synecdoche, New York (2008)
Shared with:
2000 Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best First Feature - Over $500,000
Being John Malkovich (1999)
Shared with:

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US

2013 Won
IFJA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
2nd place
IFJA Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
2009 Won
IFJA Award
Best Director
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
2nd place
IFJA Award
Best Screenplay
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
Shared with:

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2013 3rd place
ICP Award
Best Screenplay
Her (2013)
3rd place.
Nominated
ICP Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
4th place.

International Cinephile Society Awards

2014 2nd place
ICS Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
Nominated
ICS Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
2010 Nominated
ICS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
Shared with:

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2014 Won
INOCA
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
2nd place
INOCA
Best Director
Her (2013)

International Online Film Critics' Poll

2015 Won
IOFCP Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2000 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2014 Won
IOMA
Best Original Screenplay (Miglior sceneggiatura originale)
Her (2013)
Nominated
IOMA
Best Picture (Miglior film)
Her (2013)
Shared with:
Best Director (Miglior regia)
Her (2013)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Won
KCFCC Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Her (2013)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Won
Sierra Award
Best Screenplay
Her (2013)
2000 Won
Sierra Award
Best Newcomer
Being John Malkovich (1999)
Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Director
Being John Malkovich (1999)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2014 Nominated
ALFS Award
Screenwriter of the Year
Her (2013)
2001 Won
ALFS Award
Director of the Year
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2013 2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
Best Screenplay
Her (2013)

MTV Movie Awards

2000 Won
MTV Movie Award
Best New Filmmaker
Being John Malkovich (1999)

MTV Video Music Awards (VMA)

2012 Nominated
VMA
Best Direction
Shared with:
For the video "Otis."

Munich Film Festival

2002 Won
High Hopes Award
Human Nature (2001)
Shared with:

National Board of Review, USA

2013 Won
NBR Award
Best Director
Her (2013)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
Best Screenplay
Her (2013)
1999 Won
NYFCC Award
Best First Film
Being John Malkovich (1999)

New York Film Critics, Online

2013 Won
NYFCO Award
Best Screenplay
Her (2013)

New York Film Festival

2013 Nominated
Grand Marnier Fellowship Award
Best Film
Her (2013)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2014 Nominated
NCFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Won
OFCC Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)

Online Film & Television Association

2014 Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Her (2013)
Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Her (2013)
Shared with:
Best Director
Her (2013)
Best Music, Original Song
Her (2013)
Shared with:
For the song "The Moon Song".
2000 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Breakthrough Performance - Male
Three Kings (1999)
Best First Feature
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Won
OFCS Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
2010 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Where the Wild Things Are (2009)
Shared with:
2003 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Director
Adaptation. (2002)
2000 Won
OFCS Award
Best Debut
Being John Malkovich (1999)
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Director
Being John Malkovich (1999)

PGA Awards

2014 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Her (2013)
Shared with:

Richard Attenborough Film Awards, UK

2014 Won
RAFA
Screenwriter of the Year
Her (2013)

Robert Festival

2001 Nominated
Robert
Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Rome Film Fest

2013 Nominated
Golden Marc'Aurelio Award
Her (2013)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Won
SDFCS Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
2002 2nd place
SDFCS Award
Best Director
Adaptation. (2002)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2013 Nominated
SFFCC Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
Best Screenplay, Original
Her (2013)

Sant Jordi Awards

2015 Won
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Her (2013)

Satellite Awards

2013 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Her (2013)

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

2014 Nominated
Bradbury Award
Her (2013)

Screenwriters Choice Awards, Online

2013 Nominated
Screenplay Competition
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Won
SEFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
2000 2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Director
Being John Malkovich (1999)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2013 Won
SLFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Director
Her (2013)

Stockholm Film Festival

2011 Nominated
Bronze Horse
Best Short Film
Scenes from the Suburbs (2011)
Best Short Film
Mourir auprès de toi (2011)
Shared with:

SXSW Film Festival

2011 Nominated
SXSW Grand Jury Award
Narrative Short
Scenes from the Suburbs (2011)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Won
TFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted or Original
Her (2013)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2014 Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Her (2013)

Venice Film Festival

1999 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Parallel Sections
Being John Malkovich (1999)
For an ingeniously written absurdist satire on the fascination of fame directed with great flair.
Won
Future Film Festival Digital Award - Special Mention
Being John Malkovich (1999)

Village Voice Film Poll

2013 2nd place
VVFP Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
2nd place.
Best Screenplay
Her (2013)
2nd place. Tied with Joel Coen and Ethan Coen for Inside Llewyn Davis (2013).

Warsaw International Film Festival

2011 Nominated
Short Grand Prix
Mourir auprès de toi (2011)
Shared with:

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Won
WAFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)
Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Director
Her (2013)
2002 Won
WAFCA Award
Best Director
Adaptation. (2002)

World Soundtrack Awards

2014 Nominated
World Soundtrack Award
Best Original Song Written Directly for a Film
Her (2013)
Shared with:
For the song "The Moon Song".

Writers Guild of America, USA

2014 Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Original Screenplay
Her (2013)

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