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Awards

Amazonas Film Festival 2009

Won
Amazonas Award
Best Film
Warwick Thornton

Art Film Festival 2009

Won
Blue Angel
Best Director
Warwick Thornton

Asia Pacific Screen Awards 2009

Won
Asia Pacific Screen Award
Best Film
Kath Shelper

Australian Film Institute 2009

Won
AFI Award
Best Film
Kath Shelper
Best Direction
Warwick Thornton
Best Original Screenplay
Warwick Thornton
Best Sound
Liam Egan
Tony Murtagh
Robert Sullivan
Yulia Akerholt
Les Fiddess
Best Cinematography
Warwick Thornton
Won
AFI Young Actor Award
Marissa Gibson
Rowan McNamara
Nominated
AFI Award
Best Editing
Roland Gallois
Best Lead Actor
Rowan McNamara
Best Lead Actress
Marissa Gibson
Best Supporting Actress
Mitjili Napanangka Gibson
Best Original Music Score
Warwick Thornton
Nominated
News Limited Readers' Choice Award
Kath Shelper

Australian Screen Editors 2009

Won
ASE Award
Avid Award for Best Editing on a Feature Film
Roland Gallois

Australian Screen Sound Guild 2009

Won
ASSG Award
Best Achievement in Film Sound Design
Liam Egan
Tony Murtagh
Robert Sullivan
Yulia Akerholt
David Tranter

Australian Writers' Guild 2009

Won
Awgie Award
Feature Film - Original
Warwick Thornton
Won
Major Award
Warwick Thornton

Camerimage 2009

Nominated
Golden Frog
Main Competition
Warwick Thornton

Cannes Film Festival 2009

Won
Golden Camera
Warwick Thornton
Nominated
Un Certain Regard Award
Warwick Thornton

Cinemanila International Film Festival 2009

Nominated
Lino Brocka Award
International Competition
Warwick Thornton

Dublin International Film Festival 2010

Won
Dublin Film Critics Award
Best Film
Warwick Thornton

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards 2010

Won
FCCA Award
Best Film
Kath Shelper (producer)
Best Director
Warwick Thornton
Best Cinematography
Warwick Thornton
Nominated
FCCA Award
Best Actor - Female
Marissa Gibson
Best Editing
Roland Gallois
Best Screenplay
Warwick Thornton

IF Awards 2009

Nominated
IF Award
Best Sound
Liam Egan
Tony Murtagh
Robert Sullivan
David Tranter

ImagineNative Film + Media Arts Festival 2011

Won
Jury Award
Best Indigenous Language Production
Warwick Thornton

Palm Springs International Film Festival 2010

Won
John Schlesinger Award - Honorable Mention
Warwick Thornton

Rencontres Internationales du Cinema des Antipodes 2009

Won
Jury Grand Prix
Best Feature Film
Warwick Thornton (director)

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