Lenny Abrahamson Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2016 Nominated
Oscar
Best Achievement in Directing
Room (2015)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2016 Nominated
EDA Award
Best Director
Room (2015)

Aspen Filmfest

2015 Won
Audience Award
Audience Favorite Feature
Room (2015)

Biografilm Festival

2014 Won
Biografilm Europa Audience Award
Frank (2014)

Bratislava International Film Festival

2007 Nominated
Grand Prix
Garage (2007)

British Independent Film Awards

2014 Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best Director
Frank (2014)

Brussels European Film Festival

2005 Nominated
Golden Iris
Adam & Paul (2004)

Canadian Screen Awards, CA

2016 Won
Canadian Screen Award
Achievement in Direction
Room (2015)

Cannes Film Festival

2007 Won
C.I.C.A.E. Award
Garage (2007)

CINE Golden Eagle Film and Video Competition

2016 Nominated
Golden Eagle
Narrative Content: Feature - Live Action
Room (2015)

Denver Film Critics Society

2016 Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Director
Room (2015)

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

2016 Nominated
DFCC
Best Director
Room (2015)
4th place.

European Film Awards

2016 Nominated
European Film Award
European Film
Room (2015)
Shared with:

Evening Standard British Film Awards

2009 Nominated
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Director
Garage (2007)

Film Club's The Lost Weekend

2014 Won
Lost Weekend Award
Best Ensemble Cast
Frank (2014)

Galway Film Fleadh

2004 Won
Audience Award
Best First Feature
Adam & Paul (2004)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)

2016 Nominated
GFCA Award
Best Director
Room (2015)

Hamptons International Film Festival

2015 Won
Audience Award
Best Narrative Feature
Room (2015)

Heartland Film

2015 Won
Truly Moving Picture Award
Room (2015)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2016 Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Director
Room (2015)

Irish Film and Television Awards

2016 Won
IFTA Award
Best Director - Film
Room (2015)
2015 Won
IFTA Award
Best Director - Film
Frank (2014)
2013 Won
IFTA Award
Best Director Film
What Richard Did (2012)
2008 Won
IFTA Award
Best Director for Film
Garage (2007)
Best Director for Television
Prosperity (2007)
2004 Won
IFTA Award
Best Film Director
Adam & Paul (2004)

Kinema Junpo Awards

2016 Nominated
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Room (2015)
(Canada, Ireland, United Kingdom)
Nominated
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Room (2015)
(USA)

Les Arcs European Film Festival

2015 Nominated
Crystal Arrow
Room (2015)
Ireland/Canada
2014 Nominated
Crystal Arrow
Frank (2014)
2012 Nominated
Crystal Arrow
What Richard Did (2012)

Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival

2015 Nominated
Jaeger - LeCoultre Best Film Award
Best Film
Room (2015)

London Film Festival

2015 Nominated
Best Film
Official Competition
Room (2015)

Mill Valley Film Festival

2015 Won
Audience Award
Audience Favorite
Room (2015)

New Orleans Film Festival

2015 Won
Audience Award
Spotlight Film
Room (2015)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2016 Nominated
NCFCA Award
Best Director
Room (2015)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2015 2nd place
SDFCS Award
Best Director
Room (2015)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2016 Won
Outstanding Director of the Year Award
Room (2015)

Satellite Awards

2015 Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Director
Room (2015)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2015 Nominated
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Music, Original Song
Frank (2014)
Shared with:
Song: "I Love You All"

Sofia International Film Festival

2005 Won
Grand Prix
Adam & Paul (2004)
Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Adam & Paul (2004)

SXSW Film Festival

2014 Nominated
Audience Award
Festival Favorites
Frank (2014)

Torino Film Festival

2007 Won
Prize of the City of Torino
Best Feature Film
Garage (2007)

Toronto International Film Festival

2015 Won
People's Choice Award
Room (2015)

Twin Cities Film Fest, US

2015 Won
Festival Award
Best Film
Room (2015)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2016 Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Director of a Canadian Film
Room (2015)

Vancouver International Film Festival

2015 Won
Most Popular Canadian Film
Room (2015)

Warsaw International Film Festival

2015 Won
Audience Award
Feature Film
Room (2015)
2007 Nominated
Warsaw Award
Garage (2007)

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