An Education Poster

(2009)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2010

Nominated
Oscar
Best Motion Picture of the Year
Finola Dwyer
Amanda Posey
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Carey Mulligan
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Nick Hornby

Golden Globes, USA 2010

Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Carey Mulligan

BAFTA Awards 2010

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Leading Actress
Carey Mulligan
Nominated
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Amanda Posey
Finola Dwyer
Lone Scherfig
Nick Hornby
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
Amanda Posey
Finola Dwyer
Best Screenplay - Adapted
Nick Hornby
Best Supporting Actor
Alfred Molina
Best Costume Design
Odile Dicks-Mireaux
Best Make Up & Hair
Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou
Nominated
David Lean Award for Direction
Best Director
Lone Scherfig

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2010

Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Carey Mulligan
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Dominic Cooper
Alfred Molina
Carey Mulligan
Rosamund Pike
Peter Sarsgaard
Emma Thompson
Olivia Williams

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards 2010

Nominated
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actor
Alfred Molina

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2009

Won
EDA Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Won
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Breakthrough Performance
Carey Mulligan
Won
EDA Special Mention Award
Best Depiction of Nudity, Sexuality, or Seduction
Carey Mulligan
Peter Sarsgaard
Tied with Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin for It's Complicated (2009).
Nominated
EDA Award
Best Picture
Finola Dwyer
Amanda Posey
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Nick Hornby
Best Ensemble Cast
Nominated
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Woman Director
Lone Scherfig

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2009

2nd place
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Carey Mulligan
Nominated
ACCA
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Alfred Molina
Best Adapted Screenplay
Nick Hornby (writer)
Best Cast Ensemble
Carey Mulligan
Peter Sarsgaard
Alfred Molina
Rosamund Pike
Emma Thompson
Cara Seymour
Dominic Cooper
Olivia Williams
Nominated
Honorable Mentions (The Next Ten Best Picture Contenders)
Honorable Mentions

Bodil Awards 2011

Nominated
Bodil
Best Non-American Film (Bedste ikke-amerikanske film)
Lone Scherfig

British Independent Film Awards 2009

Won
British Independent Film Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best British Independent Film
Best Director
Lone Scherfig
Best Screenplay
Nick Hornby
Best Supporting Actor
Alfred Molina
Best Supporting Actress
Rosamund Pike

British Society of Cinematographers 2009

Nominated
Best Cinematography Award
John de Borman

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2010

Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Best Supporting Actor
Alfred Molina
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Nick Hornby

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2010

Won
COFCA Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Breakthrough Film Artist
Carey Mulligan
For acting.
3rd place
COFCA Award
Best Picture
3rd place

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2009

Won
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Most Promising Performer
Carey Mulligan
Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Nick Hornby

Chicago International Film Festival 2009

Won
Audience Choice Award
Feature Film
Lone Scherfig (director)

Chlotrudis Awards 2010

Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Best Adapted Screenplay
Nick Hornby
Best Supporting Actor
Alfred Molina

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2009

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Nominated
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actor
Alfred Molina

Denver Film Critics Society 2009

Won
DFCS Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan

Detroit Film Critic Society, US 2009

Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Breakthrough Artist
Carey Mulligan

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards 2009

3rd place
DFCC
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan

Empire Awards, UK 2010

Nominated
Empire Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Best Newcomer
Carey Mulligan
Best British Film

European Film Awards 2010

Nominated
Audience Award
Lone Scherfig

Evening Standard British Film Awards 2010

Nominated
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Best Screenplay
Nick Hornby

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards 2010

Nominated
FCCA Award
Best Foreign Film - English Language
Lone Scherfig

Gold Derby Awards 2010

Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Lead Actress
Carey Mulligan
As Jenny
Adapted Screenplay
Nick Hornby

Gopo Awards, Romania 2011

Nominated
Gopos Award
Best European Film
Lone Scherfig

Hollywood Film Awards 2009

Won
Hollywood Breakthrough Award
Actress of the Year
Carey Mulligan

Houston Film Critics Society Awards 2009

Won
HFCS Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan

Independent Spirit Awards 2010

Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
Lone Scherfig

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US 2009

Won
IFJA Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan

Indiewire Critics' Poll 2009

Nominated
ICP Award
Best Lead Performance
Carey Mulligan

9th place. Tied with Arta Dobroshi for The Silence of Lorna (2008) and Gabourey Sidibe for Precious... More

9th place. Tied with Arta Dobroshi for The Silence of Lorna (2008) and Gabourey Sidibe for Precious (2009).


International Online Film Critics' Poll 2010

Won
IOFCP Award
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Carey Mulligan
Nominated
IOFCP Award
Best Actress of the Decade
Carey Mulligan

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA) 2010

Won
IOMA
Best Actress (Miglior attrice protagonista)
Carey Mulligan

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2010

Won
ALFS Award
British Actress of the Year
Carey Mulligan
Nominated
ALFS Award
Actress of the Year
Carey Mulligan
Screenwriter of the Year
Nick Hornby
British Film of the Year
British Supporting Actor of the Year
Alfred Molina
British Supporting Actress of the Year
Rosamund Pike
British Supporting Actress of the Year
Olivia Williams

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2009

2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan

Mill Valley Film Festival 2009

Won
Audience Award
Favorite World Feature
Lone Scherfig

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2010

Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Sound Effects, Foley, Dialogue and ADR in a Foreign Feature Film
Glenn Freemantle (supervising sound editor)
Nina Hartstone (supervising dialogue editor)
Niv Adiri (sound effects editor)
Ben Barker (sound effects editor)
Tom Sayers (sound effects editor)
Gillian Dodders (adr editor)
Hugo Adams (foley editor)
Andrea King (foley artist)
Jack Stew (foley artist)
Best Sound Editing - Music in a Feature Film
Ben Barker (supervising music editor)
Christopher Benstead (music editor)

National Board of Review, USA 2009

Won
NBR Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Top Ten Films

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2009

3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan

Online Film & Television Association 2010

Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Breakthrough Performance - Female
Carey Mulligan
Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Best Ensemble
Best Casting
Lucy Bevan
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Nick Hornby
Best Music, Original Song
Beth Rowley (music, lyrics, and performed by)
Ben Castle (music and lyrics by)
For the song "You Got Me Wrapped Around Your Little Finger".
Best Costume Design
Odile Dicks-Mireaux
Best Titles Sequence

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2010

Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan

PGA Awards 2010

Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Finola Dwyer
Amanda Posey

Robert Festival 2011

Won
Robert
Best Non-American Film (Årets ikke-amerikanske film)
Lone Scherfig

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2009

2nd place
SDFCS Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Tied with Abbie Cornish for Bright Star (2009).

Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2010

Won
Virtuoso Award
Carey Mulligan

Satellite Awards 2009

Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, Drama
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Carey Mulligan
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Alfred Molina
Best Director
Lone Scherfig
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Nick Hornby

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2009

Won
SLFCA Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Film
Best Supporting Actor
Alfred Molina
Best Screenplay
Nick Hornby

Sundance Film Festival 2009

Won
Audience Award
World Cinema - Dramatic
Lone Scherfig
Won
Cinematography Award
World Cinema - Dramatic
John de Borman
Nominated
Grand Jury Prize
World Cinema - Dramatic
Lone Scherfig

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2010

Won
TFCA Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan

USC Scripter Award 2010

Nominated
USC Scripter Award
Nick Hornby (screenwriter)
Lynn Barber (author)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 2009

Won
UFCA Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2010

Won
VFCC Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Alfred Molina

Village Voice Film Poll 2009

3rd place
VVFP Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
3rd place.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2009

Won
WAFCA Award
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan
Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Alfred Molina
Best Breakthrough Performance
Carey Mulligan
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Nick Hornby

Women Film Critics Circle Awards 2009

Won
Invisible Woman Award
Olivia Williams
Won
Karen Morley Award
Nominated
WFCC Award
Best Young Actress
Carey Mulligan

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