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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2000

Won
Oscar
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Hilary Swank
Nominated
Oscar
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Chloë Sevigny

Golden Globes, USA 2000

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Hilary Swank
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Chloë Sevigny

BAFTA Awards 2001

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Hilary Swank

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2000

Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Hilary Swank
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Chloë Sevigny

Awards Circuit Community Awards 1999

2nd place
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Hilary Swank

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 1999

Won
BSFC Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank
Won in a single round of balloting.
Best Supporting Actress
Chloë Sevigny
Best New Filmmaker
Kimberly Peirce

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2000

Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2000

Won
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank
Best Supporting Actress
Chloë Sevigny

Chicago International Film Festival 1999

Won
Silver Hugo
Best Actress
Hilary Swank

Chlotrudis Awards 2000

Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank
Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Director
Kimberly Peirce
Best Movie
Best Supporting Actress
Chloë Sevigny

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2000

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank

Empire Awards, UK 2001

Nominated
Empire Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank

European Film Awards 1999

Nominated
Screen International Award
Kimberly Peirce
USA

Film Independent Spirit Awards 2000

Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Female Lead
Hilary Swank
Best Supporting Female
Chloë Sevigny
Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best First Feature - Over $500,000
Kimberly Peirce (director)
Jeffrey Sharp (producer)
John Hart (producer)
Eva Kolodner (producer)
Christine Vachon (producer)
Best First Screenplay
Kimberly Peirce
Andy Bienen
Nominated
Producers Award
Eva Kolodner

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 2000

Won
FFCC Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank

Gijón International Film Festival 1999

Won
Best Actress
Hilary Swank
Nominated
Grand Prix Asturias
Best Feature
Kimberly Peirce

GLAAD Media Awards 2000

Nominated
GLAAD Media Award
Outstanding Film (Limited Release)

Guldbagge Awards 2001

Nominated
Guldbagge
Best Foreign Film (Bästa utländska film)
USA.

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 2000

Won
Silver Ribbon
Best Female Dubbing (Migliore Doppiaggio Femminile)
Tatiana Dessi
For the voice of Hilary Swank.

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2000

Won
Sierra Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank
Best Supporting Actress
Chloë Sevigny
Most Promising Actress
Hilary Swank
Best Director
Kimberly Peirce
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Kimberly Peirce
Andy Bienen
Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Picture

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2001

Nominated
ALFS Award
Actress of the Year
Hilary Swank

London Film Festival 1999

Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Kimberly Peirce

Because the film really hits you, with its excellent acting, tight script and confrontation with ... More

Because the film really hits you, with its excellent acting, tight script and confrontation with sexual identity and social intolerance.

Won
Satyajit Ray Award
Kimberly Peirce

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 1999

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank
Best Supporting Actress
Chloë Sevigny

Molodist International Film Festival 2000

Won
Festival Diploma
Best Full-Length Fiction Film
Kimberly Peirce
Hilary Swank (special distinction)
With a special distinction to the outstanding performance by Hilary Swank.

MTV Movie + TV Awards 2000

Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Breakthrough Female Performance
Hilary Swank
Best Kiss
Hilary Swank
Chloë Sevigny

National Board of Review, USA 1999

Won
NBR Award
Outstanding Directorial Debut
Kimberly Peirce
Breakthrough Performance - Female
Hilary Swank
Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 2000

Won
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actress
Chloë Sevigny
2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 1999

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank
2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best First Film
Kimberly Peirce
Best Supporting Actress
Chloë Sevigny

Online Film & Television Association 2000

Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank
Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Supporting Actress
Chloë Sevigny
Best First Feature
Kimberly Peirce
Best First Screenplay
Kimberly Peirce
Andy Bienen

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2000

Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank
Best Supporting Actress
Chloë Sevigny

Political Film Society, USA 2000

Won
PFS Award
Exposé

Robert Festival 2001

Nominated
Robert
Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)
Kimberly Peirce (director)

Santa Fe Film Critics Circle Awards 2000

Won
SFFCC Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank

Satellite Awards 2000

Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Hilary Swank
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, Drama
Chloë Sevigny
Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, Drama
Best Director
Kimberly Peirce

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2000

Won
SEFCA Award
Best Actress
Hilary Swank
2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Chloë Sevigny
Nominated
SEFCA Award
Best Picture
Tied with The Insider (1999) for 10th place

St. Louis International Film Festival 1999

Won
Audience Choice Award
Kimberly Peirce

Stockholm Film Festival 2000

Won
Audience Award
Kimberly Peirce

Stockholm Film Festival 1999

Won
Best Actress
Hilary Swank
Won
Best Screenplay
Kimberly Peirce
Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Competition
Kimberly Peirce
For creating a persuasive, heroic American tragedy within a marginal, sexually alternative context.
Nominated
Bronze Horse
Kimberly Peirce

Teen Choice Awards 2000

Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Film - Choice Breakout Performance
Hilary Swank

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 1999

Won
TFCA Award
Best Performance, Female
Hilary Swank

Verzaubert - International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival 1999

Won
Rosebud
Best Film
Kimberly Peirce

Village Voice Film Poll 1999

Won
VVFP Award
Best Performance
Hilary Swank
Best Supporting Performance
Chloë Sevigny
Nominated
VVFP Award
Best Film
6th place.

Young Hollywood Awards 2000

Won
Young Hollywood Award
Best Screenwriter
Kimberly Peirce
Andy Bienen
Best Director
Kimberly Peirce

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