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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2004 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
In America (2002)
Shared with:

Golden Globes, USA

2004 Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
In America (2002)
Shared with:

Algarve International Film Festival

1999 Won
International Jury Award
Best Fiction
Patterns (1999)
Won
Best European Film
Patterns (1999)
Won
Adriano Morais Award
Patterns (1999)
Nominated
Grand Prize of the City of Portimão
Patterns (1999)

Aspen Shortsfest

1999 Won
Jury Award
Best Drama
Patterns (1999)
Tied with Magical Words (1998).

Berlin International Film Festival

2012 Won
Label Europa Cinemas
Dollhouse (2012)
Special Mention

British Independent Film Awards

2002 Nominated
Douglas Hickox Award
Disco Pigs (2001)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2004 Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Writer
In America (2002)
Shared with:

Castellinaria International Festival of Young Cinema

2001 Won
Three Castles
Disco Pigs (2001)
1999 Won
Audience Award
Short Film
Patterns (1999)

Celtic Film and Television Festival

2000 Won
Honorable Mention
Patterns (1999)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2004 2nd place
COFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Original
In America (2002)
Shared with:

Chicago International Children's Film Festival

1999 Won
Montgomery Prize
Patterns (1999)
Shared with:
2nd place
Adult's Jury Award
Short Film and Video - Live-Action
Patterns (1999)

Chicago International Film Festival

2001 Nominated
Gold Hugo
New Directors Competition
Disco Pigs (2001)
1999 Nominated
Gold Hugo
Best Short Film
Patterns (1999)

Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival

1999 Won
Grand Prix
International Competition
Patterns (1999)

Cork International Film Festival

1999 Won
National Jury Award
Best Irish Short Film
The Case of Majella McGinty (1999)
1998 Won
National Jury Award
Best Irish Short Film
Patterns (1999)

Dresden Film Festival

1999 Won
Best Short Film
International Competition
Patterns (1999)

Foyle Film Festival

1999 Won
Festival Prize
Best Short Film
The Case of Majella McGinty (1999)

Galway Film Fleadh

1998 Won
Tiernan McBride Award
Patterns (1999)

Giffoni Film Festival

2002 Won
ANEC Gold Medal
Disco Pigs (2001)
Won
Artistic Director's Award
Disco Pigs (2001)

Hannover Up and Coming Film Festival

1999 Won
Special Mention
International Competition
Patterns (1999)

Humanitas Prize

2003 Nominated
Humanitas Prize
Sundance Film Category
In America (2002)
Shared with:

Incurt

1999 Won
Best New Talent
Patterns (1999)

Irish Film and Television Awards

2003 Nominated
IFTA Award
Best Director of a Feature Film
Disco Pigs (2001)
2000 Nominated
IFTA Award
Best Short Film
The Case of Majella McGinty (1999)
Shared with:

Jesuit Film & Video Awards

1998 Won
Jesuit Film & Video Award
Best Drama
Patterns (1999)
Best Overall Entry
Patterns (1999)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2004 Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Screenplay
In America (2002)
Shared with:

Molodist International Film Festival

2002 Nominated
Best Film Award
Best Full-Length Fiction Film
Disco Pigs (2001)

Nashville Film Festival

2000 Won
Best of Festival Award - Honorable Mention
Best Short Film - College Student
Patterns (1999)

National Board of Review, USA

2003 Won
NBR Award
Best Original Screenplay
In America (2002)
Shared with:

New York Film Critics, Online

2003 Won
NYFCO Award
Best Screenplay
In America (2002)
Shared with:

Odense International Film Festival

1999 Won
Grand Prix
Patterns (1999)
Tied with Silence (1998).

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2004 Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Screenplay, Original
In America (2002)
Shared with:

Ourense Independent Film Festival

2002 Won
Grand Prize
Disco Pigs (2001)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2004 Won
PFCS Award
Best Screenplay, Original
In America (2002)
Shared with:

San Francisco International Film Festival

2000 Won
Silver Spire
Film & Video - Short Narrative
The Case of Majella McGinty (1999)
Tied with _Hungry (2000)_.

Santa Clarita International Film Festival

2001 Won
Film Award
Best Foreign Short
The Case of Majella McGinty (1999)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2003 2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Original
In America (2002)
Shared with:

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2003 Nominated
UFCA Award
Best Writing, Screenplay - Original/Adapted
In America (2002)
Shared with:

WorldFest Flagstaff

1999 Won
Gold Special Jury Award
Short Subject Films and Videos - Narrative
Patterns (1999)

WorldFest Houston

2000 Won
Gold Award
Independent Short Subject-Films & Video - Family/Children
The Case of Majella McGinty (1999)

Writers Guild of America, USA

2004 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Original Screenplay
In America (2002)
Shared with:

Århus Film Festival

1999 Won
Audience Award
Best Short Fiction Film
Patterns (1999)

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