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Cidade de Deus Poster

(2002)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2004

Nominated
Oscar
Best Director
Fernando Meirelles
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Bráulio Mantovani
Best Cinematography
César Charlone
Best Film Editing
Daniel Rezende

Golden Globes, USA 2003

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Foreign Language Film
Brazil.

BAFTA Awards 2003

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Editing
Daniel Rezende
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film not in the English Language
Andrea Barata Ribeiro
Mauricio Andrade Ramos
Fernando Meirelles

ABC Cinematography Award 2003

Won
ABC Trophy
Feature Film - Best Cinematography (Melhor Fotografia de Longa-metragem)
César Charlone
Feature Film - Best Art Direction (Melhor Direção de Arte)
Tulé Peak
Feature Film - Best Sound (Melhor Som)
Guilherme Ayrosa (sound)
Paulo Ricardo Nunes (sound)
Martín Hernández (sound editor)
Alessandro Laroca (sound editor)
Rudy Pi (sound mixer)
Adam Sawelson (sound mixer)

AFI Fest 2002

Won
Audience Award
Best International Feature Film
Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) 2003

Won
AAFCA Award
Top 10 Films

Black Reel Awards 2004

Won
Black Reel
Special Achievement - Foreign Film
Miramax Films

Bodil Awards 2004

Nominated
Bodil
Best Non-American Film (Bedste ikke-amerikanske film)
Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund

British Independent Film Awards 2003

Won
British Independent Film Award
Best Foreign Independent Film

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2004

Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Foreign-Language Film

Brothers Manaki International Film Festival 2003

Won
Silver Camera 300
César Charlone
Won
Student Jury Award
César Charlone

Camerimage 2003

Won
Golden Frog
César Charlone

Cartagena Film Festival 2003

Won
Golden India Catalina
Best Film (Mejor Película)
Fernando Meirelles
Best Director (Mejor Director)
Fernando Meirelles

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2004

Won
COFCA Award
Best Foreign-Language Film
Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Director
Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Bráulio Mantovani

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2004

Won
CFCA Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Brazil.

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize 2003

Won
Cinema Brazil Grand Prize
Best Picture (Melhor Filme)
Best Director (Melhor Diretor)
Fernando Meirelles
Best Screenplay, Adapted (Melhor Roteiro Adaptado)
Bráulio Mantovani
Best Cinematography (Melhor Fotografia)
César Charlone
Best Editing (Melhor Montagem)
Daniel Rezende
Best Sound (Melhor Som)
Guilherme Ayrosa
Paulo Ricardo Nunes
Alessandro Laroca
Alejandro Quevedo
Carlos Honc
Roland N. Thai
Rudy Pi
Adam Sawelson
Nominated
Cinema Brazil Grand Prize
Best Actor (Melhor Ator)
Leandro Firmino
Best Actress (Melhor Atriz)
Roberta Rodrigues
Best Supporting Actor (Melhor Ator Coadjuvante)
Jonathan Haagensen
Best Supporting Actor (Melhor Ator Coadjuvante)
Douglas Silva
Best Supporting Actress (Melhor Atriz Coadjuvante)
Alice Braga
Best Supporting Actress (Melhor Atriz Coadjuvante)
Graziela Moretto
Best Art Direction (Melhor Direção de Arte)
Tulé Peak
Best Costume Design (Melhor Figurino)
Bia Salgado
Inês Salgado
Best Make-Up (Melhor Maquiagem)
Anna Van Steen
Best Music (Melhor Trilha Sonora)
Antonio Pinto
Ed Côrtes

Cinemanila International Film Festival 2003

Won
Grand Jury Prize
Fernando Meirelles
Tied with Blessing Bell (2002).

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2004

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Foreign-Language Film

Directors Guild of Great Britain 2004

Nominated
DGGB Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Foreign Language Film
Fernando Meirelles

European Film Awards 2002

Nominated
Screen International Award
Fernando Meirelles
Brazil.

Golden Trailer Awards 2004

Won
Golden Trailer
Best Foreign Independent
Miramax Films

Guadalajara Mexican Film Festival 2003

Won
Audience Award
Ibero-American Competition
Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund

Havana Film Festival 2002

Won
Award of the Havana University
Fernando Meirelles
Won
Best Actor
Matheus Nachtergaele
Seu Jorge
Alexandre Rodrigues
Leandro Firmino
Phellipe Haagensen
Jonathan Haagensen
Douglas Silva
To the male acting ensemble.
Won
Best Cinematography
César Charlone
Won
Best Editing
Daniel Rezende
Won
Cuban Press Association Award
Fernando Meirelles
Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Fernando Meirelles

For approaching the explosive theme of social exclusion, using an ambitious, complex and involving ... More

For approaching the explosive theme of social exclusion, using an ambitious, complex and involving style of narration, without moralising or condoning violence.

Won
Glauber Rocha Award
Fernando Meirelles
Won
Grand Coral - First Prize
Fernando Meirelles
Tied with Suddenly (2002).
Won
OCIC Award
Fernando Meirelles

Independent Spirit Awards 2004

Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
Fernando Meirelles
- Brazil.

International Cinephile Society Awards 2004

Won
ICS Award
Best Film Not in the English Language

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 2004

Nominated
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Fernando Meirelles

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2004

Won
Sierra Award
Best Foreign Film

Lima Latin American Film Festival 2003

Won
Elcine First Prize
Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2004

2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Foreign Film
Fernando Meirelles

Marrakech International Film Festival 2002

Won
Best Director
Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund
Nominated
Golden Star
Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2004

Won
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing in Foreign Features
Martín Hernández (supervising sound editor)
Roland N. Thai (supervising sound editor)
Alessandro Laroca (supervising dialogue editor)

National Board of Review, USA 2002

Won
NBR Award
Top Foreign Films

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2003

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Brazil.

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2004

Won
OFCS Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Breakthrough Filmmaker
Fernando Meirelles

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2004

Won
PFCS Award
Best Foreign Language Film

Prism Awards 2004

Won
Prism Award
Theatrical Feature Film

Prêmio Qualidade, Brazil 2002

Won
Prêmio Qualidade
Best Actor (Melhor Ator - Rio de Janeiro)
Leandro Firmino
Tied with Paulo Miklos for O Invasor (2002).
Best Director (Melhor Diretor - Rio de Janeiro)
Fernando Meirelles
Best Director (Melhor Diretor - São Paulo)
Fernando Meirelles
Best Film (Melhor Filme - Rio de Janeiro)
Best Film (Melhor Filme - São Paulo)
Best Supporting Actor (Melhor Ator Coadjuvante - Rio de Janeiro)
Matheus Nachtergaele

Robert Festival 2004

Nominated
Robert
Best Non-American Film (Årets ikke-amerikanske film)
Kátia Lund (director)
Fernando Meirelles (director)

Satellite Awards 2004

Won
Golden Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, Foreign Language
Brazil.

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2003

Won
SEFCA Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Brazil/France/USA.

São Paulo Association of Art Critics Awards 2003

Won
Grand Prize of the Critics
Cinema (Cinema)
For the cast.

Tokyo International Film Festival 2002

Nominated
Tokyo Grand Prix
Fernando Meirelles

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2003

Won
TFCA Award
Best Foreign-Language Film

Toronto International Film Festival 2002

Won
Visions Award - Special Citation
Fernando Meirelles

Uruguay International Film Festival 2003

Won
Special Jury Award
Fernando Meirelles

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2004

Won
VFCC Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Brazil.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2003

Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Director
Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund
Best Film
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Bráulio Mantovani

World Soundtrack Awards 2003

Won
World Soundtrack Award
Discovery of the Year
Antonio Pinto

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