Tim Burton Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2013 Nominee
Oscar
Best Animated Feature
Frankenweenie (2012)
2006 Nominee
Oscar
Best Animated Feature Film of the Year
Corpse Bride (2005)
Shared with:

Golden Globes, USA

2008 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

BAFTA Awards

2013 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Animated Film
Frankenweenie (2012)
2005 Nominee
BAFTA Children's Award
Best Feature Film
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Shared with:
2004 Nominee
David Lean Award for Direction
Big Fish (2003)

20/20 Awards

2015 Nominee
Felix
Best Director
Ed Wood (1994)
2011 Nominee
Felix
Best Director
Edward Scissorhands (1990)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2008 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
2000 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
1997 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Mars Attacks! (1996)
1993 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Batman Returns (1992)
1990 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Beetlejuice (1988)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2013 Nominee
EDA Award
Best Animated Feature Film
Frankenweenie (2012)

Amanda Awards, Norway

2006 Nominee
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske kinofilm)
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
USA.

Amsterdam Fantastic Film Festival

2008 Winner
Career Achievement Award

Annie Awards

2010 Winner
Winsor McCay Award
2006 Nominee
Annie
Best Directing in an Animated Feature Production
Corpse Bride (2005)
Shared with:
1996 Nominee
Annie
Best Individual Achievement: Producing
James and the Giant Peach (1996)
Shared with:

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

2006 Nominee
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film, Not in the Spanish Language (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Corpse Bride (2005)
UK.
2005 Nominee
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film, Not in the Spanish Language (Mejor Película Extranjera en Idioma no Español)
Big Fish (2003)
USA.
1996 Nominee
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Ed Wood (1994)
USA.

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2012 Nominee
ACCA
Best Animated Feature Film
Frankenweenie (2012)
Shared with:
Runner-up
2007 Nominee
ACCA
Best Director
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
1994 Nominee
ACCA
Best Motion Picture
Ed Wood (1994)
Shared with:
Best Director
Ed Wood (1994)

British Animation Awards

2006 Winner
BAA
Best Feature for "Corpse Bride"
Corpse Bride (2005)
Shared with:

British Film Institute Awards

2012 Winner
BFI Fellowship

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2008 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Director
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
2004 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Director
Big Fish (2003)

Cannes Film Festival

1995 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Ed Wood (1994)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2004 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Director
Big Fish (2003)
1995 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Director
Ed Wood (1994)
1990 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Director
Batman (1989)

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain

1996 Winner
CEC Award
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Ed Wood (1994)
USA. Tied with Braveheart (1995).

CinEuphoria Awards

2011 Winner
CinEuphoria
Top Ten of the Year - Audience Award
Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2007 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Director
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

David di Donatello Awards

2004 Nominee
David
Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
Big Fish (2003)

Daytime Emmy Awards

1990 Winner
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Animated Program
Beetlejuice (1989)
Shared with:

Detroit Film Critics Society, US

2007 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Director
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

DVD Exclusive Awards

2001 Nominee
Video Premiere Award
Best Internet Video Premiere
The World of Stainboy (2000)
Atom/Shockwave.

Empire Awards, UK

2009 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Director
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

Globes de Cristal Awards, France

2017 Nominee
Globe de Cristal
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)

Gold Derby Awards

2013 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Animated Feature
Frankenweenie (2012)
2008 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Director
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

Golden Eagle Awards, Russia

2011 Nominee
Golden Eagle
Best Foreign Film
Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Golden Schmoes Awards

2007 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Director of the Year
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2008 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Director
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

Hugo Awards

1997 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Mars Attacks! (1996)
Shared with:
1994 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Shared with:
1993 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Batman Returns (1992)
Shared with:
1991 Winner
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Shared with:
1990 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Batman (1989)
Shared with:
1989 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Beetlejuice (1988)
Shared with:

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA)

2012 Winner
IFMCA Award
Best Archival Release of an Existing Score
Shared with:
The Danny Elfman & Tim Burton 25th Anniversary Music Box

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2013 Nominee
INOCA
Best Animated Feature
Frankenweenie (2012)
2006 Nominee
INOCA
Best Animated Feature
Corpse Bride (2005)
Shared with:

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2010 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best 3D Film Director (Regista del Miglior Film in 3D)
Alice in Wonderland (2010)
2008 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Non-European Director (Regista del Miglior Film Non-Europeo)
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
2006 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Corpse Bride (2005)
2000 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
1993 Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)
Batman Returns (1992)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2013 Winner
IOMA
Best Animated Feature Film (Miglior film d'animazione)
Frankenweenie (2012)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2012 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Animation
Frankenweenie (2012)

Moscow International Film Festival

2012 Winner
Special Prize
For outstanding contribution to the world cinema

National Board of Review, USA

2007 Winner
NBR Award
Best Director
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

Online Film & Television Association

2013 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Animated Picture
Frankenweenie (2012)
Shared with:
2006 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Animated Picture
Corpse Bride (2005)
Shared with:
1997 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror Picture
Mars Attacks! (1996)
Shared with:

Order of Arts and Letters, France

2010 Winner
Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters
On March 15, 2010. For his services to the film industry.

Ottawa International Animation Festival

1984 Winner
Audience Award
Vincent (1982)

PGA Awards

2013 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures
Frankenweenie (2012)
Shared with:
2010 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures
9 (2009)
Shared with:
2006 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures
Corpse Bride (2005)
Shared with:

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards

2012 Nominee
Rondo Statuette
Best Film
Dark Shadows (2012)
Best Film
Frankenweenie (2012)
2007 Nominee
Rondo Statuette
Best Movie
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
2005 Nominee
Rondo Statuette
Best Film
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Best Film
Corpse Bride (2005)

Sant Jordi Awards

1992 Winner
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Edward Scissorhands (1990)

Satellite Awards

1997 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, Animated or Mixed Media
James and the Giant Peach (1996)
Shared with:
Best Motion Picture, Animated or Mixed Media
Mars Attacks! (1996)

Scream Awards

2010 Nominee
Scream Award
Best Director
Alice in Wonderland (2010)

SFX Awards, UK

2005 Nominee
SFX Award
Best Director
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)

ShoWest Convention, USA

1990 Winner
ShoWest Award
Director of the Year

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2012 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Animated Film
Frankenweenie (2012)
2007 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Director
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards

2001 Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst Sense of Direction (Stop them before they direct again!)
Planet of the Apes (2001)
1995 Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst Sequel
Batman Forever (1995)
Shared with:
1994 Nominee
Stinker Award
Worst Picture
Cabin Boy (1994)
Shared with:

Tokyo International Film Festival

2014 Winner
Samurai Award

Venice Film Festival

2007 Winner
Career Golden Lion
2005 Winner
Future Film Festival Digital Award
Corpse Bride (2005)
Shared with:

Contribute to This Page

Please see our guide to updating awards

Recently Viewed