Japanese Story Poster

Awards

Australian Film Institute 2003

Won
AFI Award
Best Film
Sue Maslin
Sue Brooks
Alison Tilson
Best Direction
Sue Brooks
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Toni Collette
Best Cinematography
Ian Baker
Best Original Music Score
Elizabeth Drake
Best Screenplay, Original
Alison Tilson
Best Editing
Jill Bilcock
Best Sound
Livia Ruzic
Peter Grace
Pete Smith
Nominated
AFI Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Gotaro Tsunashima
Best Production Design
Paddy Reardon

Australian Writers' Guild 2003

Won
Awgie Award
Feature Film - Original
Alison Tilson

Bangkok International Film Festival 2004

Nominated
Golden Kinnaree Award
Best Film
Sue Brooks

Cannes Film Festival 2003

Nominated
Un Certain Regard Award
Sue Brooks

Chicago International Film Festival 2003

Nominated
Gold Hugo
New Directors Competition
Sue Brooks (director)

Chlotrudis Awards 2005

Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Toni Collette

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards 2003

Won
FCCA Award
Best Film
Best Director
Sue Brooks
Best Actor - Female
Toni Collette
Best Cinematography
Ian Baker
Best Music Score
Elizabeth Drake
Nominated
FCCA Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Alison Tilson
Best Editing
Jill Bilcock

IF Awards 2003

Won
IF Award
Best Feature Film
Sue Brooks (director)
Sue Maslin (producer)
Best Actress
Toni Collette
Best Direction
Sue Brooks
Best Cinematography
Ian Baker
Nominated
IF Award
Best Actor
Gotaro Tsunashima
Best Script
Alison Tilson
Best Editing
Jill Bilcock
Best Music
Elizabeth Drake

Miami Film Festival 2004

Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Sue Brooks

Satellite Awards 2004

Nominated
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Toni Collette

Screen Music Awards, Australia 2004

Won
Screen Music Award
Best Feature Film Score
Elizabeth Drake

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