Jeff Nichols Poster

Awards

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2012 Won
Saturn Award
Best Writing
Take Shelter (2011)

Austin Film Critics Association

2016 Nominated
Austin Film Award
Loving (2016)
Midnight Special (2016)
2011 Won
Austin Film Award
Take Shelter (2011)

Austin Film Festival

2007 Won
Feature Film Award
Narrative Competition
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Berlin International Film Festival

2016 Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Midnight Special (2016)

Bodil Awards

2013 Nominated
Bodil
Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)
Take Shelter (2011)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Original Screenplay
Loving (2016)

Cannes Film Festival

2016 Nominated
Palme d'Or
Loving (2016)
2012 Nominated
Palme d'Or
Mud (2012)
2011 Won
Critics Week Grand Prize
Take Shelter (2011)
Won
SACD Award
Take Shelter (2011)
Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Directors' Fortnight or Critics' Week
Take Shelter (2011)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2012 Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Take Shelter (2011)

Chicago International Film Festival

2007 Nominated
Gold Hugo
New Directors Competition
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Cinemanila International Film Festival

2007 Nominated
Lino Brocka Award
International Competition
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Dallas International Film Festival

2014 Won
Grand Jury Prize
Narrative Feature Competition
Hellion (2014)
Shared with:

Deauville Film Festival

2011 Won
Grand Special Prize
Take Shelter (2011)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2017 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
Loving (2016)
2014 Won
Robert Altman Award
Mud (2012)
Shared with:
Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
Mud (2012)
2012 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
Take Shelter (2011)
2008 Nominated
John Cassavetes Award
Shotgun Stories (2007)
Shared with:

Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)

2014 Nominated
GFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Mud (2012)

Gijón International Film Festival

2011 Won
Special Jury Award
Best Film
Take Shelter (2011)

Gotham Awards

2011 Nominated
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Feature
Take Shelter (2011)
Shared with:

Hamburg Film Festival

2011 Won
Critics Award
Take Shelter (2011)

Hamptons International Film Festival

2016 Won
Victor Rabinowitz and Joanne Grant Award for Social Justice
Loving (2016)

Heartland Film

2016 Won
Truly Moving Picture Award
Loving (2016)

Humanitas Prize

2013 Nominated
Humanitas Prize
Sundance Film Category
Mud (2012)

Image Awards

2017 Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture (Film)
Loving (2016)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2013 Nominated
Halfway Award
Best Director
Mud (2012)
Best Original Screenplay
Mud (2012)

Mill Valley Film Festival

2016 Nominated
Audience Award
U.S. Cinema
Loving (2016)

Newport International Film Festival, Rhode Island

2007 Won
Student Jury Award
Shotgun Stories (2007)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2017 Won
Tar Heel Award

This year the NCFCA renamed its Tar Heel Award, given to a film or artist with a special connection... More

This year the NCFCA renamed its Tar Heel Award, given to a film or artist with a special connection to North Carolina, after deceased critic and colleague Ken Hanke.

2014 Nominated
NCFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Mud (2012)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2008 Nominated
New Voices/New Visions Grand Jury Prize
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Mud (2012)
Breakthrough Performance Behind the Camera
Mud (2012)

RiverRun International Film Festival

2013 Won
Emerging Master

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2016 Nominated
SFFCC Award
Best Director
Loving (2016)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2016 Nominated
Zabaltegi Section
Zabaltegi-Tabakalera Award
Midnight Special (2016)

Sarasota Film Festival

2016 Won
Audience Award
Best Narrative Feature
Midnight Special (2016)

Seattle International Film Festival

2007 Won
New American Cinema Award
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Won
Wyatt Award
Mud (2012)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2016 Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Loving (2016)

Sundance Film Festival

2011 Nominated
Grand Jury Prize
Dramatic
Take Shelter (2011)

SXSW Film Festival

2013 Nominated
Audience Award
Festival Favorites
Mud (2012)

Sydney Film Festival

2011 Nominated
Sydney Film Prize
Best Film
Take Shelter (2011)

Viennale

2007 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Writers Guild of America, USA

2017 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Original Screenplay
Loving (2016)

Zurich Film Festival

2011 Won
Golden Eye
Best International Feature Film
Take Shelter (2011)

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