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Awards

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2013 Won
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Screenwriter
The Sessions (2012)

Australian Film Institute

2013 Nominated
AACTA International Award
Best Direction
The Sessions (2012)
1991 Won
AFI Award
Best Screenplay in a Short Film
Plead Guilty, Get a Bond (1990)
1989 Nominated
AFI Award
Best Director
Georgia (1988)
Best Screenplay, Original
Georgia (1988)
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Australian Writers' Guild

1992 Won
Awgie Award
Feature Film - Adaptation
The Favour, the Watch and the Very Big Fish (1991)
1986 Won
Awgie Award
Television Mini-series Adaptation
The Dunera Boys (1985)

Chicago International Film Festival

1976 Nominated
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Welcome to Britain (1976)

Chlotrudis Awards

2013 Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
The Sessions (2012)

Melbourne International Film Festival

2012 Nominated
Most Popular Feature Film
The Sessions (2012)
5th Runner-Up

Mill Valley Film Festival

2012 Won
Audience Award
Favorite Active Cinema Feature
The Sessions (2012)

Philadelphia Film Festival

2012 Won
Audience Award - Honorable Mention
Spotlights
The Sessions (2012)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2012 Won
Audience Award
The Sessions (2012)

Satellite Awards

2012 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Director
The Sessions (2012)
Best Screenplay, Adapted
The Sessions (2012)

Sundance Film Festival

2012 Won
Audience Award
Dramatic
The Sessions (2012)
Nominated
Grand Jury Prize
Dramatic
The Sessions (2012)

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival

2012 Nominated
Best North American Independent Film
The Sessions (2012)

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