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(2006)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2008

Nominated
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Julie Christie
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Sarah Polley

Golden Globes, USA 2008

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Julie Christie

BAFTA Awards 2008

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Leading Actress
Julie Christie

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2008

Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Julie Christie

ACTRA Awards 2007

Won
ACTRA Toronto Award
Outstanding Performance - Male
Gordon Pinsent

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2007

Won
EDA Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Sarah Polley
Won
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Woman Director
Sarah Polley
Women's Image Award
Sarah Polley
Actress Defying Age and Agism
Julie Christie
Won
EDA Special Mention Award
Bravest Performance Award
Julie Christie
Best Leap from Actress to Director Award
Sarah Polley
Nominated
EDA Award
Best Director
Sarah Polley
Nominated
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Woman Screenwriter
Sarah Polley
This Year's Outstanding Achievement by a Woman in the Film Industry
Sarah Polley
For directing, writing, and producing Away from Her (2006).

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 2007

2nd place
BSFC Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2008

Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie

Casting Society of America, USA 2007

Nominated
Artios
Best Independent Feature Film Casting
John Buchan

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2008

Won
COFCA Award
Breakthrough Film Artist
Sarah Polley
For directing and writing.

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2007

Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie
Most Promising Filmmaker
Sarah Polley

Chlotrudis Awards 2008

Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Sarah Polley
Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actor
Gordon Pinsent
Best Actress
Julie Christie
Best Director
Sarah Polley

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2007

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie

Detroit Film Critic Society, US 2007

Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie
Best Newcomer
Sarah Polley

Directors Guild of Canada 2007

Won
DGC Craft Award
Direction - Feature Film
Sarah Polley
Picture Editing - Feature Film
David Wharnsby
Won
DGC Team Award
Feature Film
Sarah Polley (writer/director)
Daniel J. Murphy (1st asst director)
Alan McKenna (2nd asst. director)
Ben Marrello (3rd asst. director)
Ted Miller (production manager)
Doug Gillespie (production accountant)
David Wharnsby (picture editor)
Ed Goldin (first general accountant)
Jeff Nelson (location manager)
Randy Morgan (assistant location manager)
Benno Tutter (art director)
Kathy Choi (sound editor)
Chuck Kahn (first assistant picture editor)
David McCallum (supervising dialogue editor)
Sue Conley (dialogue editor)
David Rose (sound effects editor)
Kathleen Climie (production designer)
Jane Tattersall (sound designer)
Barry Gilmore (dialogue editor)
Nominated
DGC Craft Award
Production Design - Feature Film
Kathleen Climie
Sound Editing - Feature Film
Jane Tattersall
Barry Gilmore
Kathy Choi
David McCallum
Sue Conley
David Rose

Evening Standard British Film Awards 2008

Nominated
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie

Genie Awards 2008

Won
Claude Jutra Award
Sarah Polley
Won
Genie
Best Motion Picture
Daniel Iron
Simone Urdl
Jennifer Weiss
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Gordon Pinsent
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Julie Christie
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Kristen Thomson
Best Achievement in Direction
Sarah Polley
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Sarah Polley
Nominated
Genie
Best Achievement in Editing
David Wharnsby

Iowa Film Critics Awards 2008

Won
IFC Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2008

Won
ALFS Award
British Actress of the Year
Julie Christie

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2007

Won
New Generation Award
Sarah Polley

National Board of Review, USA 2007

Won
NBR Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie
Top Independent Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 2008

Won
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2007

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie
Best First Film
Sarah Polley

New York Film Critics, Online 2007

Won
NYFCO Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie
Best Debut as Director
Sarah Polley

Online Film & Television Association 2008

Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie
Best First Feature
Sarah Polley
Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Gordon Pinsent
Best First Screenplay
Sarah Polley

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2008

Won
OFCS Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie
Breakthrough Filmmaker
Sarah Polley

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2007

Won
PFCS Award
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Julie Christie
Breakthrough Behind the Camera
Sarah Polley

Portland International Film Festival 2007

Won
Audience Award
Sarah Polley

Robert Festival 2009

Nominated
Robert
Best Non-American Film (Årets ikke-amerikanske film)
Sarah Polley

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2007

Won
SDFCS Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie

San Francisco Film Critics Circle 2007

Won
SFFCC Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie
Best Adapted Screenplay
Sarah Polley

Sarasota Film Festival 2007

Won
Audience Award
Best in World Cinema
Sarah Polley

Satellite Awards 2007

Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Julie Christie
Best Motion Picture, Drama
Best Director
Sarah Polley
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Sarah Polley

Sedona International Film Festival 2007

Won
Excellence in Filmmaking
Sarah Polley
A premium of USD 7,000.

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2007

Won
SEFCA Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2007

Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie

Sudbury Cinéfest 2006

Won
Best Canadian First Feature
Sarah Polley (director)

São Paulo International Film Festival 2007

Nominated
International Jury Award
Sarah Polley

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2007

Won
TFCA Award
Best Performance, Female
Julie Christie
Tied with Ellen Page for Juno (2007).
Best First Feature
Sarah Polley
Best Canadian Film
Nominated
TFCA Award
Best Performance, Male
Gordon Pinsent

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2007

Won
WAFCA Award
Best Actress
Julie Christie

Writers Guild of Canada 2007

Won
WGC Award
Feature Film
Sarah Polley

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