Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2007 Nominated
Oscar
Best Short Film, Live Action
Éramos pocos (2005)

AFI Fest

2013 Nominated
Grand Jury Prize
Live Action Short Film
Democracia (2013)

Alcalá de Henares Short Film Festival

2005 Won
'Caja de Madrid' Award
Best Screenplay
Éramos pocos (2005)
Shared with:
3rd place
City of Alcalá Award
Best Short Film
Éramos pocos (2005)

Almería International Short Film Festival

2002 Won
Special Mention
La primera vez (2001)

Aspen Shortsfest

2006 Won
Jury Award
Best Comedy
Éramos pocos (2005)

Atv Awards, Spain

2016 Won
Iris Award
Best Screenplay (Mejor Guión)
El ministerio del tiempo (2015)
Shared with:

Aubagne International Film Festival

2006 Won
Special Mention
Best Short Film
Éramos pocos (2005)

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain

2015 Nominated
CEC Award
Best Original Screenplay (Mejor Guión Original)
Ocho apellidos vascos (2014)
Shared with:
2010 Nominated
CEC Award
Best New Artist (Premio Revelación)
Pagafantas (2009)
Best Screenplay, Original (Mejor Guión Original)
Pagafantas (2009)
Shared with:

Cleveland International Film Festival

2007 Won
Best International Short Film - Honorable Mention
Éramos pocos (2005)

Feroz Awards, ES

2016 Won
Feroz Award
Best Film: Comedy
Negociador (2014)
Nominated
Feroz Award
Best Sceenplay
Negociador (2014)

Gijón International Film Festival

2001 Won
Special Prize of the Young Jury
Best Short
La primera vez (2001)

Goya Awards

2016 Nominated
Goya
Best Original Screenplay (Mejor Guión Original)
Negociador (2014)
2010 Nominated
Goya
Best New Director (Mejor Director Novel)
Pagafantas (2009)
2002 Nominated
Goya
Best Short Film - Fiction (Mejor Cortometraje de Ficción)
La primera vez (2001)

Huesca Film Festival

2002 Won
Golden Danzante
Iberoamerican Competition
La primera vez (2001)

Monte-Carlo Comedy Film Festival

2009 Won
Jury Prize
Best Film
Pagafantas (2009)

Montecatini Filmvideo - International Short Film Festival

2006 Won
Special Mention
Best Short Film
Éramos pocos (2005)

Málaga Spanish Film Festival

2009 Won
Silver Biznaga
Best New Screenwriter (Mejor Guionista Novel)
Pagafantas (2009)
Shared with:
Critics Award (Premio de la Crítica)
Pagafantas (2009)

Nantes Spanish Film Festival

2014 Won
Best Short Film
Democracia (2013)
2011 Won
Audience Award
No controles (2010)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2014 Won
Irizar Award
Best Basque Film
Negociador (2014)

Sant Jordi Awards

2010 Won
Sant Jordi
Best First Work (Mejor Ópera Prima)
Pagafantas (2009)

Tirana International Film Festival, AL

2013 Won
Media Award
Democracia (2013)

Turia Awards

2010 Won
Turia Award
Best First Work
Pagafantas (2009)

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