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Awards

Golden Globes, USA 2009

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Frances McDormand

BAFTA Awards 2009

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Joel Coen
Ethan Coen
Best Supporting Actor
Brad Pitt
Best Supporting Actress
Tilda Swinton

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards 2009

Nominated
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film, Not in the Spanish Language (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Ethan Coen
Joel Coen
USA/UK/France.

Art Directors Guild 2009

Nominated
Excellence in Production Design Award
Contemporary Film
Jess Gonchor (production designer)
David Swayze (art director)
Deborah Jensen (assistant art director)
Jeffrey McDonald (assistant art director)
Tobin Ost (assistant art director)
Nithya Shrinivasan (assistant art director)
Gregory Hill (graphic designer)
Alex Gorodetsky (lead scenic artist)
Nancy Haigh (set decorator)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2009

Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Comedy Movie

Casting Society of America, USA 2009

Nominated
Artios
Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Big Budget Feature - Comedy
Ellen Chenoweth

Edgar Allan Poe Awards 2009

Nominated
Edgar
Best Motion Picture Screenplay
Joel Coen
Ethan Coen

Empire Awards, UK 2009

Nominated
Empire Award
Best Comedy

Houston Film Critics Society Awards 2008

Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Supporting Actor
Brad Pitt

National Board of Review, USA 2008

Won
NBR Award
Top Ten Films

Russian Guild of Film Critics 2008

Nominated
White Elephant
Best Foreign Film
Ethan Coen (as Coen Bros.)
Joel Coen (as Coen Bros.)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2008

Won
Special Award
Richard Jenkins
For The Visitor , Step Brothers and The Tale of Despereaux
For the body of work in the last year.

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2008

Won
SLFCA Award
Best Film - Musical or Comedy
Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
John Malkovich
Best Supporting Actress
Frances McDormand

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 2008

2nd place
UFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Frances McDormand
Tied with Misty Upham for Frozen River (2008) and Evan Rachel Wood for The Wrestler (2008).

World Soundtrack Awards 2009

Nominated
World Soundtrack Award
Soundtrack Composer of the Year
Carter Burwell
For Twilight
Best Original Soundtrack of the Year
Carter Burwell

Writers Guild of America, USA 2009

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Original Screenplay
Joel Coen
Ethan Coen

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