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Awards

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2013 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Director
Looper (2012)

Austin Film Critics Association

2012 Won
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Original Screenplay
Looper (2012)
2007 Won
Austin Film Critics Award
Best First Film
Brick (2005)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2012 Nominated
ACCA
Best Original Screenplay
Looper (2012)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Original Screenplay
Looper (2012)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2013 Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Looper (2012)
2007 Won
COFCA Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Brick (2005)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2012 Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Looper (2012)
2006 Won
CFCA Award
Most Promising Director
Brick (2005)

Cognac Festival du Film Policier

2006 Won
'New Blood' Award
Brick (2005)

Deauville Film Festival

2005 Nominated
Grand Special Prize
Brick (2005)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2013 Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series
Breaking Bad (2008)
Shared with:
Episode: Fifty-One

Empire Awards, UK

2007 Nominated
Empire Award
Best Male Newcomer
Brick (2005)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2012 Won
FFCC Award
Best Original Screenplay
Looper (2012)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2012 Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Screenplay
Looper (2012)

Hugo Awards

2013 Nominated
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form
Looper (2012)

Independent Spirit Awards

2006 Nominated
John Cassavetes Award
Brick (2005)
Shared with:

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2012 Nominated
ICP Award
Best Screenplay
Looper (2012)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2012 Won
Sierra Award
Best Screenplay
Looper (2012)

National Board of Review, USA

2012 Won
NBR Award
Best Original Screenplay
Looper (2012)

Online Film & Television Association

2014 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction in a Drama Series
Breaking Bad (2008)
Shared with:
2013 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Looper (2012)
Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction in a Drama Series
Breaking Bad (2008)
Shared with:
2012 Nominated
OFTA Television Award
Best Direction in a Drama Series
Breaking Bad (2008)
Shared with:
2007 Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best First Feature
Brick (2005)
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Brick (2005)
Best First Screenplay
Brick (2005)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Original Screenplay
Looper (2012)
2007 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Breakthrough Filmmaker
Brick (2005)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2006 Won
SFFCC Award
Best Original Screenplay
Brick (2005)

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

2013 Nominated
Bradbury Award
Looper (2012)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

2006 Won
Citizen Kane Award for Best Directorial Revelation
Brick (2005)
Nominated
Best Film
Brick (2005)

Stockholm Film Festival

2008 Nominated
Bronze Horse
The Brothers Bloom (2008)

Sundance Film Festival

2005 Won
Special Jury Prize
Dramatic
Brick (2005)
For originality of vision.
Nominated
Grand Jury Prize
Dramatic
Brick (2005)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2006 Nominated
TFCA Award
Best First Feature
Brick (2005)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2012 Won
UFCA Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Looper (2012)
2006 Won
UFCA Award
Best Writing, Screenplay - Original/Adapted
Brick (2005)

Village Voice Film Poll

2012 Nominated
VVFP Award
Best Screenplay
Looper (2012)
Tied with David O. Russell for Silver Linings Playbook (2012) for fifth place.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2012 Won
WAFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Looper (2012)

Writers Guild of America, USA

2013 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Original Screenplay
Looper (2012)

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