Mohsen Makhmalbaf Poster

Awards

Cannes Film Festival

2001 Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Safar e Ghandehar (2001)
Nominated
Palme d'Or
Safar e Ghandehar (2001)
1999 Nominated
Palme d'Or
Ghessé hayé kish (1999)
Shared with:

Chicago International Film Festival

2014 Won
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
The President (2014)

European Film Awards

2001 Nominated
Screen International Award
Safar e Ghandehar (2001)
Iran

Fajr Film Festival

1989 Won
Crystal Simorgh
Best Director
Bicycleran (1987)

Golden Apricot Yerevan International Film Festival

2006 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

Granada Film Festival Cines del Sur

2007 Won
Special Jury Mention
Faryad moorcheha (2006)

The jury also decided, with the consent of the Festival, and in order to attract other great ... More

The jury also decided, with the consent of the Festival, and in order to attract other great filmmakers of the world to future editions of 'Cines del Sur', a special award to Mohsen Makhmalbaf, one of the masters of Iranian cinema, for his participation in this first edition of the event.

Nominated
Golden Alhambra
Faryad moorcheha (2006)

Hawaii International Film Festival

1991 Won
East-West Center Award
Best Narrative
Bicycleran (1987)

Istanbul International Film Festival

1993 Won
Special Prize of the Jury
Nassereddin Shah, Actor-e Cinema (1992)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2002 Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Safar e Ghandehar (2001)

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

1992 Won
Special Prize of the Jury
Nassereddin Shah, Actor-e Cinema (1992)
Nominated
Crystal Globe
Nassereddin Shah, Actor-e Cinema (1992)

Locarno International Film Festival

1996 Won
Special Mention
Nun va Goldoon (1996)
Nominated
Golden Leopard
Nun va Goldoon (1996)

London Film Festival

2014 Nominated
Best Film
Official Competition
The President (2014)

Montréal World Film Festival

2006 Nominated
Grand Prix des Amériques
Shaere zobale-ha (2005)
2005 Nominated
Grand Prix des Amériques
Sex o phalsapheh (2005)

Pusan International Film Festival

2003 Won
Asian Filmmaker of the Year
2000 Won
Hand Printing

Singapore International Film Festival

2015 Won
Honorary Award
1997 Won
Silver Screen Award
Best Asian Feature Film
Gabbeh (1996)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

1996 Won
Best Director
Gabbeh (1996)
Won
Prize of the Catalan Screenwriter's Critic and Writer's Association
Gabbeh (1996)
Nominated
Best Film
Gabbeh (1996)

São Paulo International Film Festival

2011 Won
Leon Cakoff Prize

Taormina International Film Festival

1992 Won
Golden Charybdis
Nassereddin Shah, Actor-e Cinema (1992)

Thessaloniki Film Festival

2001 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Parallel Sections
Safar e Ghandehar (2001)
For a visionary, poetic, yet unsparing revelation of human suffering in conflict-torn Afghanistan.

Tokyo FILMeX

2014 Won
Audience Award
The President (2014)

Tokyo International Film Festival

1996 Won
Best Artistic Contribution Award
Gabbeh (1996)
Tied with Ryokan (1996).
Nominated
Tokyo Grand Prix
Gabbeh (1996)

Valladolid International Film Festival

2001 Nominated
Golden Spike
Safar e Ghandehar (2001)

Venice Film Festival

2014 Nominated
Venice Horizons Award
Best Film
The President (2014)
1998 Won
The President of the Italian Senate's Gold Medal
Sokout (1998)
Won
'CinemAvvenire' Award
Cinema, Man, Nature
Sokout (1998)
Won
Sergio Trasatti Award - Special Mention
Sokout (1998)
Nominated
Golden Lion
Sokout (1998)

Vesoul Asian Film Festival

2009 Won
Honorary Golden Wheel

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