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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2013

Won
Oscar
Best Achievement in Sound Editing
Paul N.J. Ottosson
Tied with Per Hallberg and Karen Baker Landers for Skyfall (2012).
Nominated
Oscar
Best Motion Picture of the Year
Mark Boal
Kathryn Bigelow
Megan Ellison
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Jessica Chastain
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Mark Boal
Best Achievement in Film Editing
William Goldenberg
Dylan Tichenor

Golden Globes, USA 2013

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Jessica Chastain
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Director - Motion Picture
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Mark Boal

BAFTA Awards 2013

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
Kathryn Bigelow
Megan Ellison
Mark Boal
Best Leading Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Boal
Best Editing
Dylan Tichenor
William Goldenberg
Nominated
David Lean Award for Direction
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2013

Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Jessica Chastain

AFI Awards, USA 2013

Won
AFI Award
Movie of the Year
Mark Boal
Kathryn Bigelow
Megan Ellison

ZERO DARK THIRTY is a fierce meditation on modern warfare - a film that keeps audiences breathless,... More

ZERO DARK THIRTY is a fierce meditation on modern warfare - a film that keeps audiences breathless, even though the ending is history. Director Kathryn Bigelow and screenwriter Mark Boal chronicle the world's greatest manhunt with the electric intensity of a glance, the politics of personality and the very real question of what it takes to find the truth. Jessica Chastain drives the story forward with an enormity of purpose, again demonstrating her place among today's brightest talents. ZERO DARK THIRTY is a definitive tale of our times, where the battle waged is one of intellect over arms.


Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2013

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Horror/Thriller Film
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) 2012

Won
AAFCA Award
Best Picture

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2012

Won
EDA Award
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Picture
Kathryn Bigelow
Mark Boal
Megan Ellison
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Mark Boal
Best Film Editing
William Goldenberg
Dylan Tichenor
Won
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Woman Director
Kathryn Bigelow
AWFJ Award For Humanitarian Activism - Female Icon Award
Jessica Chastain
Won
EDA Special Mention Award
Unforgettable Moment

For the scene Maya says "I'm the motherf---er, who runs this place." Tied with Anne Hathaway for ... More

For the scene Maya says "I'm the motherf---er, who runs this place." Tied with Anne Hathaway for Les Misérables (2012).

Nominated
EDA Award
Best Film Music or Score
Alexandre Desplat
Nominated
EDA Female Focus Award
This Year's Outstanding Achievement By a Woman in the Film Industry
Kathryn Bigelow

American Cinema Editors, USA 2013

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic
Dylan Tichenor
William Goldenberg

Art Directors Guild 2013

Nominated
Excellence in Production Design Award
Contemporary Film
Jeremy Hindle (production designer)
Rod McLean (supervising art director)
Ben Collins (art director)
Dilip More (art director - India)
Todd Cherniawsky (art director - helicopter)
Rhys Ifan (assistant art director)
Gary Thomas (illustrator)
Chris Kitisakkul (graphic designer)
Brian Morris (scenic artist)
Lisa Chugg (set decorator)
Ryan Church (concept artist)
Jamie Rama (concept artist)
Dean Dunham (scenic artist)

Austin Film Critics Association 2012

Won
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Film

Australian Film Institute 2013

Nominated
AACTA International Award
Best Film
Kathryn Bigelow
Mark Boal
Megan Ellison
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Direction
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Screenplay
Mark Boal

BAFTA/LA Britannia Awards 2013

Won
Britannia Award
John Schlesinger Britannia Award for Excellence in Directing
Kathryn Bigelow

BMI Film & TV Awards 2013

Won
BMI Film Music Award
Film Music
Alexandre Desplat

Boston Online Film Critics Association 2012

Won
BOFCA Award
Ten Best Films of the Year
Best Picture
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Editing
William Goldenberg
Dylan Tichenor

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 2012

Won
BSFC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Film Editing
Dylan Tichenor
William Goldenberg

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2013

Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Editing
William Goldenberg
Dylan Tichenor
Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Boal

Casting Society of America, USA 2013

Nominated
Artios
Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Big Budget Feature - Drama
Mark Bennett (casting director)
Richard Hicks (casting director)
Seher Latif (location casting)
Charley Medigovich (associate)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2013

Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Screenplay, Original
Mark Boal

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2012

Won
CFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Editing
Dylan Tichenor
William Goldenberg
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Boal
Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Jason Clarke
Best Cinematography
Greig Fraser
Best Original Score
Alexandre Desplat

CinEuphoria Awards 2014

Nominated
CinEuphoria
Best Editing - International Competition
William Goldenberg
Dylan Tichenor

Cinema Audio Society, USA 2013

Nominated
C.A.S. Award
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Motion Pictures - Live Action
Ray Beckett (production mixer)
Paul N.J. Ottosson (re-recording mixer)
Brian Smith (ADR mixer)
John Sanacore (foley mixer)

Costume Designers Guild Awards 2013

Nominated
CDG Award
Excellence in Contemporary Film
George L. Little

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2012

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Screenplay
Mark Boal
3rd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture

Denver Film Critics Society 2012

Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain

Detroit Film Critic Society, US 2012

Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain

Directors Guild of America, USA 2013

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Kathryn Bigelow

Empire Awards, UK 2013

Nominated
Empire Award
Best Thriller
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 2012

Won
FFCC Award
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) 2012

Nominated
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year - Actress
Jessica Chastain

Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA) 2013

Won
GFCA Award
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Nominated
GFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Ehle
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Boal
Best Cinematography
Greig Fraser

Golden Trailer Awards 2013

Nominated
Golden Trailer
Best Drama
Columbia Pictures
Ignition Creative
For "Dom TRLR4".
Best Motion/Title Graphics
Columbia Pictures
Blt:Av
For "Redacted".
Best Action TV Spot
Columbia Pictures
For "Seal Team".

Grammy Awards 2014

Nominated
Grammy
Best Score Soundtrack for Visual Media
Alexandre Desplat

Hollywood Film Festival 2012

Won
Hollywood Film Award
Editor of the Year
Dylan Tichenor
For Lawless

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US 2012

Won
IFJA Award
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
2nd place
IFJA Award
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Nominated
IFJA Award
Best Picture

International Cinephile Society Awards 2013

Won
ICS Award
Best Editing
William Goldenberg
Dylan Tichenor
Nominated
ICS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Boal

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) 2012

Nominated
IFMCA Award
Film Composer of the Year
Alexandre Desplat
For Argo , Moonrise Kingdom , De rouille et d'os and Rise of the Guardians
Best Original Score for an Action/Adventure/Thriller Film
Alexandre Desplat

Iowa Film Critics Awards 2013

Won
IFC Award
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Nominated
IFC Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow

Key Art Awards 2013

3rd place
Key Art Award
Best Audio/Visual Technique
Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
Ignition Creative
For its trailer music in the fourth trailer "Journey".

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2012

Won
Sierra Award
Best Film Editing
William Goldenberg
Dylan Tichenor
2nd place
Sierra Award
Best Picture

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2013

Nominated
ALFS Award
Actress of the Year
Jessica Chastain
Director of the Year
Kathryn Bigelow
Screenwriter of the Year
Mark Boal

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2012

Won
LAFCA Award
Best Editing
Dylan Tichenor
William Goldenberg
2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow

MTV Movie Awards 2013

Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Best Scared-As-S**t Performance
Jessica Chastain

Chastain's performance as intelligence expert Maya keeps us on the edge of our seats when her car ... More

Chastain's performance as intelligence expert Maya keeps us on the edge of our seats when her car is wrought with gun fire and she's driving without direction, desperately seeking safety.


MovieGuide Awards 2013

Nominated
Faith and Freedom Award

National Board of Review, USA 2012

Won
NBR Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 2013

2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Tied with Paul Thomas Anderson for The Master (2012).
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Film
Best Cinematography
Greig Fraser

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2012

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Cinematographer
Greig Fraser
3rd place
NYFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Mark Boal
Nominated
NYFCC Award
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
4th Place.

New York Film Critics, Online 2012

Won
NYFCO Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Screenplay
Mark Boal
Top Films of the Year

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards 2012

Won
OFCC Award
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain

Online Film & Television Association 2013

Won
OFTA Film Award
Most Cinematic Moment
"Storming the Compound".
Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Mark Boal
Kathryn Bigelow
Megan Ellison
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Casting
Mark Bennett
Richard Hicks
Gail Stevens
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Mark Boal
Best Music, Original Score
Alexandre Desplat
Best Film Editing
Dylan Tichenor
William Goldenberg
Best Cinematography
Greig Fraser
Best Sound Mixing
Paul N.J. Ottosson
Fred Peck III
James Simcik
Andy Stallabrass
Best Sound Effects Editing
Paul N.J. Ottosson
Best Movie Trailer
For the second trailer (first theatrical trailer).

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Won
OFCS Award
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Boal
Best Editing
William Goldenberg
Dylan Tichenor
Best Picture
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow

PGA Awards 2013

Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Kathryn Bigelow
Mark Boal
Megan Ellison

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2012

Won
PFCS Award
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Jessica Chastain
Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Cinematography
Greig Fraser
Best Film Editing
Dylan Tichenor
William Goldenberg
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Mark Boal

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2012

Won
Special Award
Greig Fraser
For Killing Them Softly and Snow White and the Huntsman
For the body of work in the last year.
Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Editing
William Goldenberg
Dylan Tichenor

San Francisco Film Critics Circle 2012

Won
SFFCC Award
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Boal

Satellite Awards 2012

Won
Satellite Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Mark Boal
Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Film Editing
Dylan Tichenor
William Goldenberg
Best Actress in a Motion Picture
Jessica Chastain
Best Motion Picture
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2012

Won
SEFCA Award
Top 10 Films
2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Boal

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2012

Won
SLFCA Award
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Boal
Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2013

Nominated
TFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Screenplay
Mark Boal

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 2012

Won
UFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Tied with 'Jennifer Lawrence' for Silver Linings Playbook (2012).
2nd place
UFCA Award
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2013

Won
VFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Best Screenplay
Mark Boal

Village Voice Film Poll 2012

Won
VVFP Award
Best Screenplay
Nominated
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actor
Jason Clarke

Visual Effects Society Awards 2013

Nominated
VES Award
Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Motion Picture
Geoff Anderson (visual effects producer)
Chris Harvey (visual effects supervisor)
Jeremy Hattingh (visual effects plate supervisor)
Richard Stutsman (special effects supervisor)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2012

Won
WAFCA Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow
Best Actress
Jessica Chastain
Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Boal
Best Cinematography
Greig Fraser

World Soundtrack Awards 2013

Nominated
World Soundtrack Award
Film Composer of the Year
Alexandre Desplat
For Argo , Reality , Renoir and Rise of the Guardians

Writers Guild of America, USA 2013

Won
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Original Screenplay
Mark Boal (written by)

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