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Awards

BAFTA Awards

2006 Won
Academy Fellowship
2002 Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Single Drama
The Navigators (2001)
Shared with:
1999 Nominated
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
My Name Is Joe (1998)
Shared with:
1997 Nominated
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Carla's Song (1996)
Shared with:
1996 Nominated
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Land and Freedom (1995)
Shared with:
1994 Won
Michael Balcon Award
Nominated
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Raining Stones (1993)
Shared with:
1976 Nominated
BAFTA TV Award
Best Drama Series/Serial
Days of Hope (1975)
Shared with:
1971 Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Direction
Kes (1969)
Best Screenplay
Kes (1969)
Shared with:

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

1997 Nominated
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Land and Freedom (1995)
UK.

Avellino Neorealism Film Festival

2005 Won
Career Award

BAFTA Awards, Scotland

2012 Nominated
BAFTA Scotland Award
Best Feature Film
The Angels' Share (2012)
1997 Nominated
BAFTA Scotland Award
Best Feature Film
Carla's Song (1996)
Shared with:

Berlin International Film Festival

2014 Won
Honorary Golden Berlin Bear
2004 Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Competition
Ae Fond Kiss... (2004)
Won
Prize of the Guild of German Art House Cinemas
Ae Fond Kiss... (2004)
Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Ae Fond Kiss... (2004)
1994 Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Competition
Ladybird Ladybird (1994)
Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Ladybird Ladybird (1994)
1985 Won
OCIC Award
Which Side Are You On? (1985)
1972 Won
OCIC Award - Recommendation
Forum of New Film
Family Life (1971)
Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Forum of New Film
Family Life (1971)
Tied with _L'udienza (1971)_.
Won
Interfilm Award - Recommendation
Forum of New Cinema
Family Life (1971)

Bodil Awards

2004 Nominated
Bodil
Best Non-American Film (Bedste ikke-amerikanske film)
Sweet Sixteen (2002)
1999 Won
Bodil
Best Non-American Film (Bedste ikke amerikanske film)
My Name Is Joe (1998)

Bremen Film Award

2006 Won
Bremen Film Award

British Film Institute Awards

1996 Won
BFI Fellowship

British Independent Film Awards

2006 Won
Special Jury Prize
Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best Director
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
2002 Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best Director
Sweet Sixteen (2002)
2001 Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best Director
Bread and Roses (2000)
1998 Won
British Independent Film Award
Best British Director of an Independent Film
My Name Is Joe (1998)
Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Camerimage

2002 Won
Cinematographer-Director Duo Award
Shared with:

Cannes Film Festival

2012 Won
Jury Prize
The Angels' Share (2012)
Nominated
Palme d'Or
The Angels' Share (2012)
2010 Nominated
Palme d'Or
Route Irish (2010)
2009 Nominated
Palme d'Or
Looking for Eric (2009)
2006 Won
Palme d'Or
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
2004 Won
30th Anniversary Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
For his entire body of work.
2002 Nominated
Palme d'Or
Sweet Sixteen (2002)
2000 Nominated
Palme d'Or
Bread and Roses (2000)
1998 Nominated
Palme d'Or
My Name Is Joe (1998)
1995 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Land and Freedom (1995)
Tied with Ulysses' Gaze (1995).
Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Land and Freedom (1995)
Nominated
Palme d'Or
Land and Freedom (1995)
1993 Won
Jury Prize
Raining Stones (1993)
Nominated
Palme d'Or
Raining Stones (1993)
1991 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Riff-Raff (1991)
1990 Won
Jury Prize
Hidden Agenda (1990)
Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention
Hidden Agenda (1990)
Nominated
Palme d'Or
Hidden Agenda (1990)
1981 Won
Young Cinema Award
Looks and Smiles (1981)
Tied with Neige (1981).
Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention
Looks and Smiles (1981)
Nominated
Palme d'Or
Looks and Smiles (1981)
1979 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Parallel Section
Black Jack (1979)

Capri, Hollywood

2006 Won
Capri Legend Award

Chicago International Film Festival

2009 Nominated
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Looking for Eric (2009)
1990 Nominated
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Hidden Agenda (1990)
1979 Nominated
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Black Jack (1979)

Cinemanila International Film Festival

2006 Nominated
Lino Brocka Award
International Competition
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)

César Awards, France

2013 Nominated
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
The Angels' Share (2012)
2005 Won
César
Best European Union Film (Meilleur film de l'Union Européenne)
Ae Fond Kiss... (2004)
UK/Belgium/Germany/Italy/Spain. Tied with Life is a Miracle (2004).
2003 Nominated
César
Best European Union Film (Meilleur film de l'Union Européenne)
11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)
Shared with:
Best European Union Film (Meilleur film de l'Union Européenne)
Sweet Sixteen (2002)
UK.
1996 Won
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Land and Freedom (1995)
1994 Nominated
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Raining Stones (1993)

Dinard British Film Festival

2002 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Emden International Film Festival

2004 Nominated
Emden Film Award
Ae Fond Kiss... (2004)
2003 Nominated
Emden Film Award
Sweet Sixteen (2002)

European Film Awards

2009 Won
Life Achievement Award
2006 Nominated
European Film Award
Best Director
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
2002 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Sweet Sixteen (2002)
Nominated
European Film Award
Best Director
Sweet Sixteen (2002)

Evening Standard British Film Awards

2008 Nominated
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Film
It's a Free World... (2007)
1999 Won
Special Award
For services not only to British film, but also to international cinema.
1994 Won
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Film
Raining Stones (1993)

Flaiano International Prizes

1998 Won
Career Award
Cinema

French Syndicate of Cinema Critics

1996 Won
Critics Award
Best Foreign Film
Land and Freedom (1995)
UK. Tied with Ulysses' Gaze (1995).
1994 Won
Critics Award
Best Foreign Film
Raining Stones (1993)
UK.
1974 Won
Critics Award
Best Foreign Film
Family Life (1971)
UK.

Goya Awards

2007 Nominated
Goya
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
1993 Nominated
Goya
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
Hidden Agenda (1990)
UK.
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
Riff-Raff (1991)
UK.

Havana Film Festival

1996 Won
Coral
Best Work of a Non-Latin American Director on a Latin America Subject
Carla's Song (1996)

Independent Spirit Awards

1995 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
Ladybird Ladybird (1994)
UK.

Irish Film and Television Awards

2007 Won
IFTA Award
Best Film
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2007 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best European Director (Regista del Miglior Film Europeo)
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
1996 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Land and Freedom (1995)
1994 Won
European Silver Ribbon
Raining Stones (1993)
1992 Nominated
European Silver Ribbon
Riff-Raff (1991)

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

1970 Won
Crystal Globe
Kes (1969)

Leipzig DOK Festival

1997 Won
Prize of the Trade Union 'IG Medien'
The Flickering Flame (1998)

Locarno International Film Festival

2003 Won
Leopard of Honor

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2007 Nominated
ALFS Award
British Director of the Year
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
2005 Won
Dilys Powell Award
1999 Nominated
ALFS Award
British Director of the Year
My Name Is Joe (1998)
1994 Won
ALFS Award
British Director of the Year
Raining Stones (1993)

Marseille Festival of Documentary Film

1997 Won
Special Mention
The Flickering Flame (1998)

Motovun Film Festival

2004 Won
Propeller of Motovun
Ae Fond Kiss... (2004)

Polish Film Awards

2007 Nominated
Eagle
Best European Film (Najlepszy Film Europejski)
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
Germany/Italy/Spain/France/Ireland/UK.

Portland International Film Festival

1999 Won
Audience Award
Best Film
My Name Is Joe (1998)
Tied with The Harmonists (1997).

Raindance Film Festival

1998 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival

2000 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Best European Film (Melhor Filme Europeu)
Bread and Roses (2000)

Robert Festival

2004 Nominated
Robert
Best Non-American Film (Årets ikke-amerikanske film)
Sweet Sixteen (2002)
1999 Won
Robert
Best Non-American Film (Årets ikke-amerikanske film)
My Name Is Joe (1998)

Salerno Shadowline Film Festival

1998 Won
Shadowline Award

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2012 Won
Audience Award
European Film
The Angels' Share (2012)

Sant Jordi Awards

1996 Won
Sant Jordi
Best Film (Mejor Película Española)
Land and Freedom (1995)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2001 Won
Phoenix Prize
Bread and Roses (2000)

Sydney Film Festival

2003 Won
Audience Award
Best Feature-Length Fiction Film
Family Life (1971)
(Dendy Opera Quays).

Temecula Valley International Film Festival

2000 Won
Jury Award
Best Feature Film
Bread and Roses (2000)

Torino International Festival of Young Cinema

1998 Won
Cipputi Carrer Award

Valladolid International Film Festival

2004 Won
Audience Award
Official Section
Ae Fond Kiss... (2004)
Nominated
Golden Spike
Ae Fond Kiss... (2004)
2002 Won
Golden Spike
Sweet Sixteen (2002)
Unanimously.
1998 Won
Golden Spike
My Name Is Joe (1998)
Won
Audience Award
My Name Is Joe (1998)

Venice Film Festival

2012 Won
Bresson Award
2007 Won
SIGNIS Award - Honorable Mention
It's a Free World... (2007)
Won
EIUC Award
It's a Free World... (2007)
Nominated
Golden Lion
It's a Free World... (2007)
2002 Won
UNESCO Award
11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)
Shared with:
Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Best Short Film
11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)
For the clarity and passion with which challenging ideas are presented.
2001 Won
Children and Cinema Award
The Navigators (2001)
Nominated
Golden Lion
The Navigators (2001)
1996 Won
The President of the Italian Senate's Gold Medal
Carla's Song (1996)
Nominated
Golden Lion
Carla's Song (1996)
1994 Won
Career Golden Lion
1986 Won
UNICEF Award
Fatherland (1986)
Nominated
Golden Lion
Fatherland (1986)

Writers' Guild of Great Britain

1971 Won
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Best British Screenplay
Kes (1969)
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