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The Matrix Poster

(1999)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2000

Won
Oscar
Best Film Editing
Zach Staenberg
Best Sound
John T. Reitz
Gregg Rudloff
David E. Campbell
David Lee
Best Effects, Sound Effects Editing
Dane A. Davis
Best Effects, Visual Effects
John Gaeta
Janek Sirrs
Steve Courtley
Jon Thum

BAFTA Awards 2000

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Sound
David Lee
John T. Reitz
Gregg Rudloff
David E. Campbell
Dane A. Davis
Best Achievement in Special Visual Effects
John Gaeta
Steve Courtley
Janek Sirrs
Jon Thum
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Cinematography
Bill Pope
Best Production Design
Owen Paterson
Best Editing
Zach Staenberg

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2000

Won
Saturn Award
Best Science Fiction Film
Best Director
Andy Wachowski
Lana Wachowski
Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Actor
Keanu Reeves
Best Actress
Carrie-Anne Moss
Best Supporting Actor
Laurence Fishburne
Best Writer
Andy Wachowski
Lana Wachowski
Best Costumes
Kym Barrett
Best Make-Up
Nikki Gooley
Bob McCarron
Wendy Sainsbury
Best Special Effects
John Gaeta
Janek Sirrs
Steve Courtley
Jon Thum

Amanda Awards, Norway 2000

Nominated
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske kinofilm)
Andy Wachowski
Lana Wachowski

American Cinema Editors, USA 2000

Won
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic
Zach Staenberg

Art Directors Guild 2000

Nominated
Excellence in Production Design Award
Feature Film
Owen Paterson (production designer)
Michelle McGahey (art director)
Hugh Bateup (art director)

Awards of the Japanese Academy 2000

Nominated
Award of the Japanese Academy
Best Foreign Film

BMI Film & TV Awards 1999

Won
BMI Film Music Award
Don Davis

Black Reel Awards 2000

Nominated
Black Reel
Theatrical - Best Actor
Laurence Fishburne

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards 2000

Won
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Actor - Action/Science Fiction
Keanu Reeves
Favorite Supporting Actor - Action/Science-Fiction
Laurence Fishburne
Nominated
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Villain
Hugo Weaving
Favorite Actress - Newcomer (Internet Only)
Carrie-Anne Moss

Bogey Awards, Germany 1999

Won
Bogey Award in Gold

Brit Awards 2000

Nominated
Brit
Best Soundtrack

Chlotrudis Awards 2000

Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Cinematography
Bill Pope

Cinema Audio Society, USA 2000

Won
C.A.S. Award
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for a Feature Film
John T. Reitz (re-recording mixer)
Gregg Rudloff (re-recording mixer)
David E. Campbell (re-recording mixer)
David Lee (production mixer)

Costume Designers Guild Awards 2000

Nominated
CDG Award
Excellence in Period/Fantasy Film
Kym Barrett

Csapnivalo Awards 2000

Won
Golden Slate
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Carrie-Anne Moss
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Keanu Reeves
Tied with Hugh Grant for Notting Hill (1999).
Best Visual Effects

DVD Exclusive Awards 2003

Won
Artistic Achievement Award
For the DVD release.

DVD Exclusive Awards 2001

Nominated
Video Premiere Award
Best Original Retrospective Documentary
Josh Oreck
For The Matrix Revisited (2001).

Empire Awards, UK 2000

Won
Empire Award
Best Film
Best Debut
Carrie-Anne Moss
Tied with Damien O'Donnell for East Is East (1999).

Golden Screen, Germany 1999

Won
Golden Screen

Golden Trailer Awards 1999

Won
Golden Trailer
Best of Show
Best Art and Commerce
Best Action
Best Edit

Grammy Awards 2000

Nominated
Grammy
Best Soundtrack Album

Hugo Awards 2000

Nominated
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Andy Wachowski (written by/director)
Lana Wachowski (written by/director)

Image Awards 2000

Nominated
Image Award
Outstanding Motion Picture
Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture
Laurence Fishburne

Key Art Awards 2000

Won
Key Art Award
Best of Show - Audiovisual
For the trailer.

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2000

Won
Sierra Award
Best Visual Effects
John Gaeta
Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Andy Wachowski
Lana Wachowski
Best Screenplay, Original
Lana Wachowski
Best Editing
Zach Staenberg
Best Production Design
Owen Paterson

MTV Movie Awards 2000

Won
MTV Movie Award
Best Movie
Best Male Performance
Keanu Reeves
Best Fight
Keanu Reeves
Laurence Fishburne
Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best On-Screen Duo
Keanu Reeves
Laurence Fishburne
Breakthrough Female Performance
Carrie-Anne Moss
Best Action Sequence
For the rooftop/helicopter sequence.

Mainichi Film Concours 2000

Won
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Andy Wachowski
Lana Wachowski

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2000

Won
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Effects & Foley
Dane A. Davis (supervising sound editor)
Thom Brennan (supervising foley editor)
Julia Evershade (sound editor)
Eric Lindemann (sound editor)
David Grimaldi (sound editor)
Susan Dudeck (sound editor)
Valerie Davidson (foley editor)
Nancy Barker (assistant sound editor)
David McRell (assistant sound editor)
Barbara Delpuech (assistant sound editor)
Frank Long (assistant sound editor)
Noel McIntosh (assistant sound editor)
John Roesch (foley artist)
Hilda Hodges (foley artist)
Eric Lindemann (sound effects designer)
John T. Reitz (re-recording mixer)
Gregg Rudloff (re-recording mixer)
David E. Campbell (re-recording mixer)
Kevin E. Carpenter (re-recording mixer)
Mary Jo Lang (foley mixer)
Carolyn Tapp (foley recordist)
Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Dialogue & ADR
Dane A. Davis (supervising sound editor)
Charles W. Ritter (supervising dialogue editor)
Julia Evershade (supervising adr editor)
Susan Dudeck (dialogue editor)
Best Sound Editing - Music (Foreign & Domestic)
Lori L. Eschler (music/scoring editor)
Zigmund Gron (music editor)
Jordan Corngold (music editor)

National Film Preservation Board, USA 2012

Won
National Film Registry

Satellite Awards 2005

Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Overall DVD
For The Matrix Reloaded , The Matrix Revolutions and The Animatrix
For the Matrix Collection.

Satellite Awards 2000

Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Visual Effects
Steve Courtley
Brian Cox
John Gaeta

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America 2000

Nominated
Nebula Award
Best Script
Lana Wachowski
Andy Wachowski

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