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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2007 Nominated
Oscar
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

BAFTA Awards

2007 Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film not in the English Language
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Shared with:
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Original
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

ALMA Awards

1998 Nominated
ALMA Award
Outstanding Latino Director of a Feature Film
Mimic (1997)

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of Argentina

2007 Nominated
Award of the Argentinean Academy
Best Foreign Film
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Mexico/Spain.

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2014 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Director
Pacific Rim (2013)
Best Writing
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Shared with:
2008 Won
George Pal Memorial Award

One of the most talented and creative filmmakers working in contemporary film. His films have been ... More

One of the most talented and creative filmmakers working in contemporary film. His films have been widely recognized as genre classics.

2007 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Director
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Best Writing
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
1998 Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Writer
Mimic (1997)
Shared with:

Amsterdam Fantastic Film Festival

2002 Won
Grand Prize of European Fantasy Film in Silver
El espinazo del diablo (2001)

Annie Awards

2014 Nominated
Annie
Outstanding Achievement in Storyboarding in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production
The Simpsons (1989)
Shared with:
Episode: "Treehouse of Horror XXIV"

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

2008 Won
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film, Spanish Language (Mejor Película Iberoamericana)
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Mexico/Spain,

Ariel Awards, Mexico

2007 Won
Silver Ariel
Best Direction (Mejor Dirección)
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
1993 Won
Golden Ariel
Cronos (1993)
Won
Silver Ariel
Best Direction (Mejor Dirección)
Cronos (1993)
Best Original Story (Mejor Argumento Original)
Cronos (1993)
Best Screenplay (Mejor Guión Cinematográfico)
Cronos (1993)
Best First Work (Mejor Ópera Prima)
Cronos (1993)

Austin Film Critics Association

2007 Won
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Original Screenplay
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

Bodil Awards

2008 Won
Bodil
Best Non-American Film (Bedste ikke-amerikanske film)
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

Bram Stoker Awards

2005 Nominated
Bram Stoker Award
Screenplay
Hellboy (2004)

Brussels International Festival of Fantasy Film

1994 Won
Silver Raven
Cronos (1993)

Cannes Film Festival

2006 Nominated
Palme d'Or
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
1993 Won
Mercedes-Benz Award
Cronos (1993)

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain

2007 Nominated
CEC Award
Best Director (Mejor Director)
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Best Screenplay, Original (Mejor Guión Original)
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

Cinénygma - Luxembourg International Film Festival

2003 Nominated
Grand Prize of European Fantasy Film in Gold
El espinazo del diablo (2001)
Méliès d'Argent at Amsterdam Fantastic Film Festival 2002.

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

2006 Nominated
DFCC
Best Director
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

Empire Awards, UK

2008 Won
Inspiration Award
2007 Nominated
Empire Award
Best Director
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

Fangoria Chainsaw Awards

2009 2nd place
Chainsaw Award
Best Screenplay
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
2005 3rd place
Chainsaw Award
Best Screenplay
Hellboy (2004)

Fantafestival

1995 Won
Best Direction
Cronos (1993)

Fantasporto

2007 Won
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
1994 Won
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
Cronos (1993)
Won
Audience Jury Award
Cronos (1993)

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2008 Nominated
FCCA Award
Best Foreign Language Film
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Spain.

Fotogramas de Plata

2007 Won
Fotogramas de Plata
Best Film (Mejor Película Española)
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Tied with Volver (2006).

Gotham Awards

2006 Won
World Cinema Tribute Award
Shared with:

Goya Awards

2007 Won
Goya
Best Screenplay - Original (Mejor Guión Original)
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Nominated
Goya
Best Director (Mejor Director)
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

Guadalajara Mexican Film Festival

1993 Won
DICINE Award
Cronos (1993)

Gérardmer Film Festival

2002 Won
Special Jury Prize
El espinazo del diablo (2001)
Won
Youth Jury Grand Prize
El espinazo del diablo (2001)
Won
International Critics Award
El espinazo del diablo (2001)

Havana Film Festival

1993 Won
Coral
Best First Work
Cronos (1993)

Hollywood Film Festival

2013 Nominated
Hollywood Movie Award
Pacific Rim (2013)

Hugo Awards

2014 Nominated
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form
Pacific Rim (2013)
Shared with:
2013 Nominated
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
Shared with:
2009 Nominated
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
Shared with:
2007 Won
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

Imagen Foundation Awards

2007 Won
Imagen Award
Best Director - Film
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
2004 Won
Imagen Award
Best Director - Feature Film
Hellboy (2004)
Won
Creative Achievement Award

Independent Spirit Awards

2007 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Feature
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Shared with:

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2007 Nominated
ALFS Award
Director of the Year
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Screenwriter of the Year
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

MTV Movie Awards, Latin America

2002 Won
MTV Movie Award
MTV North Feed (mostly Mexico) - Best Mexican Working in a Foreign Movie (Mejor Fuga de Talento Mexicano al Extranjero)
El espinazo del diablo (2001)
Blade II (2002)

Moscow International Film Festival

1993 Nominated
Golden St. George
Cronos (1993)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2007 2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Director
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Tied with Martin Scorsese for The Departed (2006).

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2007 Won
OFCS Award
Best Screenplay, Original
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Director
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2007 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Best Foreign Language Film
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

Premios ACE

2007 Won
Premio ACE
Cinema - Best Film
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
1995 Won
Premio ACE
Cinema - Best First Work
Cronos (1993)

Sant Jordi Awards

2007 Won
Sant Jordi
Best Film (Mejor Película Española)
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

2014 Nominated
Bradbury Award
Pacific Rim (2013)
Shared with:
2008 Won
Nebula Award
Best Script
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

ShoWest Convention, USA

2006 Won
ShoWest Award
International Achievement in Filmmaking

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

2002 Won
Time-Machine Honorary Award
1997 Nominated
Best Film
Mimic (1997)
1993 Won
Best Screenplay
Cronos (1993)
Nominated
Best Film
Cronos (1993)

Turia Awards

2007 Won
Audience Award
Best Spanish Film
El laberinto del fauno (2006)

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