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(I) (2015)

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2016

Won
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Brie Larson
Nominated
Oscar
Best Motion Picture of the Year
Ed Guiney
Best Achievement in Directing
Lenny Abrahamson
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue

Golden Globes, USA 2016

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Brie Larson
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Emma Donoghue

BAFTA Awards 2016

Won
BAFTA Film Award
Best Leading Actress
Brie Larson
Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2016

Won
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Brie Larson
Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Jacob Tremblay

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards 2016

Nominated
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Supporting Actress
Joan Allen

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2016

Nominated
Saturn Award
Best Independent Film
Best Performance by a Younger Actor
Jacob Tremblay

AFI Awards, USA 2016

Won
AFI Award
Movie of the Year
Ed Guiney

ROOM opens a window into a world of darkness - a harrowing nightmare for a mother and son held ... More

ROOM opens a window into a world of darkness - a harrowing nightmare for a mother and son held captive in unimaginable circumstances. Amidst the horror, Lenny Abrahamson creates an expansive space filled with wonder, and tenacious performances from Brie Larson and Jacob Tremblay illuminate the power of imagination and hope, while asking us to consider the cost of survival.


Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2016

Won
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Woman Screenwriter
Emma Donoghue
Nominated
EDA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Lenny Abrahamson
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Nominated
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Breakthrough Performance
Brie Larson

Aspen Filmfest 2015

Won
Audience Award
Audience Favorite Feature
Lenny Abrahamson

Austin Film Critics Association 2015

Won
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Won
Breakthrough Artist Award
Jacob Tremblay
Nominated
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Actor
Jacob Tremblay
Best Film
5th place

Australian Film Institute 2016

Nominated
AACTA International Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2016

Won
ACCA
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Brie Larson
2nd place
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Jacob Tremblay
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Nominated
ACCA
Best Motion Picture

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2015

Nominated
ACCA
Best Motion Picture
David Gross
Ed Guiney

Black Film Critics Circle Awards 2015

Won
BFCC Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Nominated
BFCC Award
Best Picture
6th Place

British Independent Film Awards 2015

Won
British Independent Film Award
Best International Independent Film

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Young Actor/Actress
Jacob Tremblay
Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue

Camerimage 2015

Nominated
Golden Frog
Main Competition
Danny Cohen

Canadian Screen Awards, CA 2016

Won
Canadian Screen Award
Best Motion Picture
David Gross
Ed Guiney
Achievement in Art Direction/Production Design
Ethan Tobman
Mary Kirkland
Achievement in Direction
Lenny Abrahamson
Achievement in Editing
Nathan Nugent
Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Jacob Tremblay
Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Brie Larson
Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
Joan Allen
Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Achievement in Makeup
Sid Armour
Jenn Gould
Nominated
Canadian Screen Award
Achievement in Cinematography
Danny Cohen
Achievement in Music - Original Score
Stephen Rennicks

Capri, Hollywood 2015

Won
Capri Actress Award
Brie Larson

Casting Society of America, USA 2016

Won
Artios
Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Studio or Independent Feature - Drama
Fiona Weir
Robin D. Cook
Jonathan Oliveira (associate)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2016

Won
COFCA Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
2nd place
COFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
3rd place
COFCA Award
Best Picture
3rd place
Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Actor
Jacob Tremblay
Breakthrough Film Artist
Jacob Tremblay
For acting.

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2015

Won
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Most Promising Performer
Jacob Tremblay
Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue

Chlotrudis Awards 2016

Won
Chlotrudis Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Nominated
Chlotrudis Award
Best Editing
Nathan Nugent

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2015

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
2nd place
Nominated
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture
8th place

Denver Film Critics Society 2015

Won
DFCS Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Lenny Abrahamson
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue

Detroit Film Critic Society, US 2015

Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Supporting Actor
Jacob Tremblay
Breakthrough Artist
Jacob Tremblay (actor)

Empire Awards, UK 2016

Nominated
Empire Award
Best Male Newcomer
Jacob Tremblay
Best Actress
Brie Larson

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 2015

Won
FFCC Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Nominated
FFCC Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Nominated
Pauline Kael Breakout Award
Jacob Tremblay

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) 2016

Nominated
Dorian Award
Film Performance of the Year - Actress
Brie Larson
Screenplay of the Year
Emma Donoghue

Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA) 2016

Won
GFCA Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Nominated
Breakthrough Award
Jacob Tremblay
Nominated
GFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Lenny Abrahamson
Best Supporting Actor
Jacob Tremblay
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue

Gold Derby Awards 2016

Won
Gold Derby Award
Lead Actress
Brie Larson
Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Lead Actor
Jacob Tremblay
Motion Picture
Ed Guiney

Golden Schmoes Awards 2015

Won
Golden Schmoes
Best Actress of the Year
Brie Larson
Nominated
Golden Schmoes
Breakthrough Performance of the Year
Jacob Tremblay

Gotham Awards 2015

Nominated
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson

Hamptons International Film Festival 2015

Won
Audience Award
Best Narrative Feature
Lenny Abrahamson

Heartland Film 2015

Won
Truly Moving Picture Award
Lenny Abrahamson (director)
A24 (distributor)
Element Pictures (production company)
No Trace Camping (production company)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards 2016

Won
HFCS Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Lenny Abrahamson
Best Screenplay
Emma Donoghue

Independent Spirit Awards 2016

Won
Independent Spirit Award
Best First Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Best Female Lead
Brie Larson
Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Editing
Nathan Nugent

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US 2015

Won
IFJA Award
Best Actor
Jacob Tremblay
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Best Actress
Brie Larson
2nd place
IFJA Award
Best Picture

Indiewire Critics' Poll 2015

3rd place
ICP Award
Best Lead Actress
Brie Larson
3rd place.

International Cinephile Society Awards 2016

Nominated
ICS Award
Best Actor
Jacob Tremblay

Iowa Film Critics Awards 2016

Won
IFC Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson

Irish Film and Television Awards 2016

Won
IFTA Award
Best International Actress
Brie Larson
Best Film
Best Director - Film
Lenny Abrahamson
Best Sound
Best Editing
Nathan Nugent
Best Original Music
Stephen Rennicks
Nominated
IFTA Award
Best International Actor
Jacob Tremblay

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 2015

Nominated
KCFCC Award
Best Film
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2015

Won
Sierra Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Youth in Film
Jacob Tremblay
Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Picture
10th place

Les Arcs European Film Festival 2015

Nominated
Crystal Arrow
Lenny Abrahamson
Ireland/Canada

Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival 2015

Nominated
Jaeger - LeCoultre Best Film Award
Best Film
Lenny Abrahamson (director)

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2016

Nominated
ALFS Award
Film of the Year
Actress of the Year
Brie Larson
Screenwriter of the Year
Emma Donoghue
Breakthrough British/Irish Filmmaker
Emma Donoghue

London Film Festival 2015

Nominated
Best Film
Official Competition
Lenny Abrahamson

Mill Valley Film Festival 2015

Won
Audience Award
Audience Favorite
Lenny Abrahamson

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2016

Nominated
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Dialogue and ADR in a Feature Film
Niall Brady (supervising sound editor, dialogue/adr editor)
Peter Blayney (dialogue/adr editor)

MTV Movie Awards 2016

Nominated
MTV Movie Award
Breakthrough Performance
Brie Larson

National Board of Review, USA 2015

Won
NBR Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Breakthrough Performance
Jacob Tremblay
Tied with Abraham Attah for Beasts of No Nation (2015).
Top Films

Nevada Film Critics Society 2015

Won
NFCS Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Youth Performance
Jacob Tremblay
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Tied with Drew Goddard for The Martian (2015).

New Orleans Film Festival 2015

Won
Audience Award
Spotlight Film
Lenny Abrahamson

New York Film Critics, Online 2015

Won
NYFCO Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson

North Carolina Film Critics Association 2016

Nominated
NCFCA Award
Best Director
Lenny Abrahamson
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue

North Texas Film Critics Association, US 2015

Won
NTFCA Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards 2015

Won
OFCC Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson

Online Film & Television Association 2016

Won
OFTA Film Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Youth Performance
Jacob Tremblay
Best Breakthrough Performance: Male
Jacob Tremblay
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Emma Donoghue
2nd place
OFTA Film Award
Best Casting
Fiona Weir
Robin D. Cook
Most Cinematic Moment
The Escape.
Nominated
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Ed Guiney
David Gross
4th Place
Best Music, Adapted Song
Harry McClintock
For the song "Big Rock Candy Mountain".

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2015

Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue

Palm Springs International Film Festival 2016

Won
Breakthrough Performance Award
Brie Larson

"Brie Larson breathes vibrant life into the character of Ma from Emma Donoghue's best-selling novel... More

"Brie Larson breathes vibrant life into the character of Ma from Emma Donoghue's best-selling novel Room. Larson delivers a performance of great warmth, deep reserves of courage and strong empathy as a committed parent determined to make sure her son is taken care of under unimaginable circmstances," said Film Festival Chairman Harold Matzner. "For this stand-out performance, it is an honor to present her with the 2016 Breakthrough Performance Award."


Phoenix Critics Circle 2015

Won
PCC Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Nominated
PCC Award
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actor
Jacob Tremblay

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2015

Won
PFCS Award
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Brie Larson
Best Performance by a Youth
Jacob Tremblay
Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Screenplay Adapted from Other Material
Emma Donoghue
Breakthrough Performance
Jacob Tremblay

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2015

Won
SDFCS Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Breakthrough Artist
Jacob Tremblay
2nd place
SDFCS Award
Best Director
Lenny Abrahamson
Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Actor
Jacob Tremblay
Best Editing
Nathan Nugent

San Francisco Film Critics Circle 2015

Nominated
SFFCC Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Emma Donoghue

Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2016

Won
Outstanding Director of the Year Award
Lenny Abrahamson
Won
Outstanding Performer of the Year Award
Brie Larson
Won
Virtuoso Award
Jacob Tremblay

Satellite Awards 2015

Won
Breakthrough Performance Award
Jacob Tremblay
Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture
Brie Larson
Best Motion Picture
Best Director
Lenny Abrahamson
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Emma Donoghue

Seattle Film Critics Awards 2016

Nominated
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Picture
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Emma Donoghue

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2015

Won
SEFCA Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
3rd place
SEFCA Award
Best Picture
3rd place

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2015

Won
SLFCA Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Nominated
SLFCA Award
Best Film
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Special Merit (for best scene, cinematic technique or other memorable aspect or moment)
Jack escapes from Room.

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Nominated
TFCA Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson

Toronto International Film Festival 2015

Won
People's Choice Award
Lenny Abrahamson

Twin Cities Film Fest, US 2015

Won
Festival Award
Best Film
Lenny Abrahamson
Element Pictures

USC Scripter Award 2016

Nominated
USC Scripter Award
Film
Emma Donoghue (screenwriter, author)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 2015

Won
UFCA Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2016

Won
VFCC Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
Best Canadian Film
Best Actor in a Canadian Film
Jacob Tremblay
Best Actress in a Canadian Film
Brie Larson
Best Screenplay for a Canadian Film
Emma Donoghue
Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Best Supporting Actress in a Canadian Film
Joan Allen
Best Director of a Canadian Film
Lenny Abrahamson

Vancouver International Film Festival 2015

Won
Most Popular Canadian Film
Lenny Abrahamson

Village Voice Film Poll 2015

3rd place
VVFP Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson
3rd place.
Nominated
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actor
Jacob Tremblay
8th place.

Warsaw International Film Festival 2015

Won
Audience Award
Feature Film
Lenny Abrahamson

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2015

Won
WAFCA Award
Best Youth Performance
Jacob Tremblay
Best Adapted Screenplay
Emma Donoghue
Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Actress
Brie Larson

Women Film Critics Circle Awards 2015

Won
Courage in Acting Award
Brie Larson
Won
WFCC Award
Best Young Actress
Brie Larson
Best Screen Couple
Brie Larson
Jacob Tremblay
Tied with Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay for 45 Years (2015).

Young Artist Awards 2016

Nominated
Young Artist Award
Best Performance in a Feature Film - Leading Young Actor (10 and Under)
Jacob Tremblay

Young Entertainer Awards 2016

Won
Young Entertainer Award
Best Leading Young Actor- Feature Film
Jacob Tremblay

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