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Awards

BAFTA Awards

2007 Nominated
David Lean Award for Direction
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of Argentina

2007 Nominated
Award of the Argentinean Academy
Best Foreign Film
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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USA.

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

2007 Won
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film, Not in the Spanish Language (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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USA.

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2006 2nd place
BSFC Award
Best New Filmmaker
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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British Comedy Awards

2006 Nominated
British Comedy Award
Best Comedy Film
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2006 Nominated
CFCA Award
Most Promising Director
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Cinema Brazil Grand Prize

2008 Nominated
Cinema Brazil Grand Prize
Best Foreign-Language Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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César Awards, France

2007 Won
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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David di Donatello Awards

2007 Nominated
David
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Deauville Film Festival

2006 Won
Grand Special Prize
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Directors Guild of America, USA

2007 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

2006 3rd place
Breakthrough Award
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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director

Grammy Awards

1990 Won
Grammy
Best Music Video - Long Form
Rhythm Nation 1814 (1990)
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Hamburg Film Festival

2012 Nominated
Art Cinema Award
Ruby Sparks (2012)
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Independent Spirit Awards

2007 Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2007 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Non-European Director (Regista del Miglior Film Non-Europeo)
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2006 Won
New Generation Award
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2006 2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best First Film
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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New York Film Critics, Online

2006 Won
NYFCO Award
Best Debut as Director
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Online Film Critics Society Awards

2007 Won
OFCS Award
Best Breakthrough Filmmaker
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Palm Springs International Film Festival

2007 Won
Chairman's Vanguard Award
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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San Sebastián International Film Festival

2006 Won
Audience Award
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Stockholm Film Festival

2006 Won
Audience Award
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Tokyo International Film Festival

2006 Won
Best Director Award
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Won
Audience Award
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Nominated
Tokyo Grand Prix
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2006 Nominated
TFCA Award
Best First Feature
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
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