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(2000)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2001

Won
Oscar
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Benicio Del Toro
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Stephen Gaghan
Best Film Editing
Stephen Mirrione
Nominated
Oscar
Best Picture
Edward Zwick
Marshall Herskovitz
Laura Bickford

Golden Globes, USA 2001

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Benicio Del Toro
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Stephen Gaghan
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Director - Motion Picture
Steven Soderbergh
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Catherine Zeta-Jones

BAFTA Awards 2001

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Stephen Gaghan
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Benicio Del Toro
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Editing
Stephen Mirrione
Nominated
David Lean Award for Direction
Steven Soderbergh

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2001

Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Benicio Del Toro
Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture
Steven Bauer
Benjamin Bratt
James Brolin
Don Cheadle
Erika Christensen
Clifton Collins Jr.
Benicio Del Toro
Michael Douglas
Miguel Ferrer
Albert Finney
Topher Grace
Luis Guzmán
Amy Irving
Tomas Milian
D.W. Moffett
Dennis Quaid
Peter Riegert
Jacob Vargas
Catherine Zeta-Jones

AFI Awards, USA 2001

Won
AFI Award
Movie of the Year

Steven Soderbergh balances a complex narrative structure that includes three separate stories and ... More

Steven Soderbergh balances a complex narrative structure that includes three separate stories and multiple outstanding performances. TRAFFIC moves with clarity, grace and intelligence through a broad strata of American and Mexican society in this uncompromising tale about the never-ending fight to win a war against drugs.


ALMA Awards 2001

Won
ALMA Award
Outstanding Feature Film
Outstanding Latino Cast in a Feature Film
Nominated
ALMA Award
Outstanding Soundtrack or Compilation for Television and Film

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2001

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Action/Adventure/Thriller Film

Amanda Awards, Norway 2001

Nominated
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske spillefilm)
Steven Soderbergh

American Cinema Editors, USA 2001

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic
Stephen Mirrione

BMI Film & TV Awards 2001

Won
BMI Film Music Award
Cliff Martinez

Berlin International Film Festival 2001

Won
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Steven Soderbergh

Black Reel Awards 2001

Won
Black Reel
Theatrical - Best Supporting Actor
Don Cheadle

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards 2001

Won
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Supporting Actor - Drama
Benicio Del Toro
Nominated
Blockbuster Entertainment Award
Favorite Actor - Drama
Michael Douglas
Favorite Supporting Actress - Drama
Catherine Zeta-Jones

Bodil Awards 2002

Nominated
Bodil
Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)
Steven Soderbergh (director)

Bogey Awards, Germany 2001

Won
Bogey Award

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 2000

3rd place
BSFC Award
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
For Erin Brockovich
Tied with Michael Winterbottom for Wonderland (1999) and The Claim (2000).

British Society of Cinematographers 2001

Nominated
Best Cinematography Award
Steven Soderbergh

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
For Erin Brockovich
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Stephen Gaghan
Tied with Steve Kloves for Wonder Boys (2000).
2nd place
Critics Choice Award
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture

Casting Society of America, USA 2001

Won
Artios
Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama
Debra Zane

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Won
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actress
Catherine Zeta-Jones
Best Screenplay
Stephen Gaghan
Best Cinematography
Steven Soderbergh

Chlotrudis Awards 2001

Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Cast
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
Best Movie
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Stephen Gaghan

Costume Designers Guild Awards 2001

Nominated
CDG Award
Excellence in Contemporary Film
Louise Frogley

César Awards, France 2002

Nominated
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Steven Soderbergh

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
3rd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Catherine Zeta-Jones

Directors Guild of America, USA 2001

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Steven Soderbergh

Edgar Allan Poe Awards 2001

Won
Edgar
Best Motion Picture
Stephen Gaghan (screenplay)
Simon Moore (original mini-series)

Empire Awards, UK 2002

Nominated
Empire Award
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
Best Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Best British Actress
Catherine Zeta-Jones

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards 2002

Won
FCCA Award
Best Foreign Film

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 2001

Won
FFCC Award
Best Film
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
For Erin Brockovich

Grammy Awards 2002

Nominated
Grammy
Best Score Soundtrack Album For A Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media
Cliff Martinez

Humanitas Prize 2001

Nominated
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
Stephen Gaghan

Imagen Foundation Awards 2001

Nominated
Imagen Award
Best Theatrical Feature Film

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 2001

Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Steven Soderbergh

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 2000

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Film
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh

Kinema Junpo Awards 2002

Won
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Steven Soderbergh
Best Foreign Language Film Director
Steven Soderbergh

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2000

Won
Sierra Award
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
For Erin Brockovich
Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Actor
Michael Douglas
For Wonder Boys
Best Screenplay, Original
Stephen Gaghan
Best Editing
Stephen Mirrione

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2000

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
For Erin Brockovich
2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Best Cinematography
Steven Soderbergh

MTV Movie Awards 2001

Won
MTV Movie Award
Breakthrough Female Performance
Erika Christensen

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2001

Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Dialogue & ADR, Domestic Feature Film
Larry Blake (supervising sound editor)
Aaron Glascock (dialogue editor)

National Board of Review, USA 2000

Won
NBR Award
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
For Erin Brockovich
Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 2001

Won
NSFC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
For Erin Brockovich
2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Film
Best Cinematography
Steven Soderbergh
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Stephen Gaghan

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2000

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
For Erin Brockovich
2nd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Benicio Del Toro

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2001

Won
OFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Tied with Philip Seymour Hoffman for Almost Famous (2000).
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Film
Best Ensemble Cast Performance
Best Screenplay
Stephen Gaghan
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
Best Cinematography
Steven Soderbergh
Best Film Editing
Stephen Mirrione

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2001

Won
PFCS Award
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Benicio Del Toro
Best Screenplay - Adaptation
Stephen Gaghan
Best Cinematography
Steven Soderbergh
Best Film Editing
Stephen Mirrione

Political Film Society, USA 2001

Nominated
PFS Award
Exposé

Prism Awards 2001

Won
Prism Award
Theatrical Feature Film

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2000

Won
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro

Satellite Awards 2001

Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, Drama
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
Won
Special Achievement Award
Outstanding Motion Picture Ensemble
Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role, Drama
Benicio Del Toro
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Stephen Gaghan
Best Original Score
Cliff Martinez
Best Cinematography
Steven Soderbergh
Best Film Editing
Stephen Mirrione
Best Art Direction
Keith P. Cunningham

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2001

Won
SEFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Stephen Gaghan
2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Picture

Teen Choice Awards 2001

Nominated
Teen Choice Award
Film - Choice Breakout Performance
Erika Christensen

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2000

Won
TFCA Award
Best Performance, Male
Benicio Del Toro
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh
2nd place
TFCA Award
Best Picture

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2001

Won
VFCC Award
Best Film
Best Actor
Benicio Del Toro
Best Director
Steven Soderbergh

Writers Guild of America, USA 2001

Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published
Stephen Gaghan

Young Hollywood Awards 2001

Won
Young Hollywood Award
Breakthrough Performance - Male
Topher Grace
Standout Performance - Female
Erika Christensen

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