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Awards

BAFTA Awards

2014 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema

20/20 Awards

2010 Nominee
Felix
Best Director
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)

Berlin International Film Festival

2015 Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Eisenstein in Guanajuato (2015)
Nominee
Teddy
Best Feature Film
Eisenstein in Guanajuato (2015)

Biarritz International Festival of Audiovisual Programming

1992 Winner
Silver FIPA
Music and Live Events
M Is for Man, Music, Mozart (1991)

British Film Institute Awards

1980 Winner
Sutherland Trophy
The Falls (1980)
Tied with Two Stage Sisters (1964).

Cannes Film Festival

2003 Nominee
Palme d'Or
The Tulse Luper Suitcases, Part 1: The Moab Story (2003)
1999 Nominee
Palme d'Or
8 ½ Women (1999)
1988 Winner
Best Artistic Contribution
Drowning by Numbers (1988)
Nominee
Palme d'Or
Drowning by Numbers (1988)
1987 Nominee
Palme d'Or
The Belly of an Architect (1987)

Chicago International Film Festival

1987 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
The Belly of an Architect (1987)
1982 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
The Draughtsman's Contract (1982)
1981 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Documentary
Zandra Rhodes (1981)
Best Feature
The Falls (1980)

Evening Standard British Film Awards

1990 Winner
Special Award

Fantasporto

1992 Nominee
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
Prospero's Books (1991)
1990 Nominee
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
1984 Nominee
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
The Draughtsman's Contract (1982)

FICE - Federazione Italiana Cinema d'Essai

2014 Winner
FICE Award
Best European Director (Migliore Regista Europeo)
Goltzius and the Pelican Company (2012)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

1991 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
France/Netherlands/UK.

International Film Festival of India

2015 Winner
Silver Peacock
Best Director
Eisenstein in Guanajuato (2015)
Nominee
Golden Peacock
Best Film
Eisenstein in Guanajuato (2015)

Istanbul International Film Festival

1997 Winner
Honorary Award

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1996 Nominee
European Silver Ribbon

Joseph Plateau Awards

1999 Winner
Joseph Plateau Award of Honour

Locarno International Film Festival

2010 Winner
Swiss Critics Boccalino Award
Special Boccalino d'Oro
Most significant person during this festival.

London Critics Circle Film Awards

1992 Winner
ALFS Award
British Technical Achievement of the Year
Prospero's Books (1991)

Nederlands Film Festival

2015 Nominee
Golden Calf
Best Director of a Feature Film (Beste Regie)
Eisenstein in Guanajuato (2015)
2007 Winner
Golden Calf
Best Screenplay of a Feature Film (Beste Scenario)
Nightwatching (2007)
Nominee
Golden Calf
Best Director (Beste Regie)
Nightwatching (2007)

Pusan International Film Festival

2005 Winner
Hand Printing

Seattle International Film Festival

2015 Nominee
Golden Space Needle Award
Best Director
Eisenstein in Guanajuato (2015)
2nd runner-up
1997 Winner
Golden Space Needle Award
Best Director
The Pillow Book (1996)
1991 Winner
Golden Space Needle Award
Best Director
Drowning by Numbers (1988)

Seville European Film Festival

2015 Winner
Ocaña Award
Eisenstein in Guanajuato (2015)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

2013 Nominee
Noves Visions Experimenta Award
3x3D (2013)
Shared with:
Nominee
New Visions Award
Best Motion Picture
Goltzius and the Pelican Company (2012)
2001 Winner
Time-Machine Honorary Award
1996 Winner
Best Film
The Pillow Book (1996)
1993 Nominee
Best Film
The Baby of Mâcon (1993)
1989 Winner
Best Director
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
Nominee
Best Film
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)

Stockholm Film Festival

2013 Winner
Visionary Award

Motivation: "Whether men are drowning by numbers, bodies are turned into art or savage nature is ... More

Motivation: "Whether men are drowning by numbers, bodies are turned into art or savage nature is transformed into haute cuisine, Peter Greenaway has always challenged the spectator like a true modern visionary. By questioning traditional notions of artistic expression and combining the latest techniques with his vast knowledge of the classic art forms, this year's recipient of the Stockholm Visionary Award has indeed created a new cinematic language."


Telluride Film Festival, US

1989 Winner
Silver Medallion Award

Thessaloniki Film Festival

2004 Winner
Honorary Golden Alexander

Toronto International Film Festival

1999 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Masters
8 ½ Women (1999)

Venice Film Festival

2007 Winner
Mimmo Rotella Foundation Award
Nightwatching (2007)
Winner
Open Prize
Nightwatching (2007)
Nominee
Golden Lion
Nightwatching (2007)
Nominee
Queer Lion
Nightwatching (2007)
1991 Nominee
Golden Lion
Prospero's Books (1991)
1982 Nominee
Golden Lion
The Draughtsman's Contract (1982)

Warsaw International Film Festival

1992 Winner
Audience Award
Prospero's Books (1991)
1989 Winner
Audience Award
Drowning by Numbers (1988)

Yoga Awards

1990 Winner
Yoga Award
Worst Foreign Director
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)

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