Paul Verhoeven Poster

Awards

BAFTA Awards

2018 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film Not in the English Language
Elle (2016)
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2007 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film not in the English Language
Zwartboek (2006)
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Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of Argentina

2007 Nominee
Award of the Argentinean Academy
Best Foreign Film
Zwartboek (2006)
Netherlands.

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

1998 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Starship Troopers (1997)
1993 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Basic Instinct (1992)
1991 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Total Recall (1990)
1988 Winner
Saturn Award
Best Director
RoboCop (1987)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2017 Nominee
AWFJ EDA Award
Best Non-English-Language Film
Elle (2016)
France

Amsterdam Fantastic Film Festival

2002 Winner
Lifetime Achievement Award

Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival

1988 Winner
C.S.T. Award
RoboCop (1987)
1984 Winner
Special Jury Award
De vierde man (1983)
Nominee
Grand Prize
De vierde man (1983)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2016 Winner
ACCA
Best Foreign Language Film
Elle (2016)
France

Cannes Film Festival

2016 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Elle (2016)
1992 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Basic Instinct (1992)

Capri, Hollywood

2007 Winner
Capri Cult Award
Zwartboek (2006)

Cartagena Film Festival

2017 Nominee
Gemas Award
Best Film (Mejor Película)
Elle (2016)

Chicago International Film Festival

1983 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
De vierde man (1983)

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize

2017 Nominee
Cinema Brazil Grand Prize
Best Foreign-Language Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)
Elle (2016)
France.

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain

2017 Nominee
CEC Award
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Elle (2016)

César Awards, France

2017 Winner
César
Best Film (Meilleur film)
Elle (2016)
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Nominee
César
Best Director (Meilleur réalisateur)
Elle (2016)

David di Donatello Awards

2018 Nominee
David
Best European Film (Miglior Film dell'Unione Europea)
Elle (2016)

Daytime Emmy Awards

2001 Nominee
Daytime Emmy
Outstanding Special Class Animated Program
Roughnecks: The Starship Troopers Chronicles (1999)
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DVD Exclusive Awards

2001 Nominee
Video Premiere Award
Best Audio Commentary
Total Recall (1990)
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(Artisan).

European Film Awards

2016 Nominee
European Film Award
European Director
Elle (2016)
European Film
Elle (2016)
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2007 Nominee
Audience Award
Best European Film
Zwartboek (2006)

Fantasporto

1986 Nominee
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
Flesh+Blood (1985)

Film by the Sea International Film Festival

2011 Winner
Grand Director Award

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2008 Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Zwartboek (2006)
Netherlands.

Fotogramas de Plata

2017 Winner
Fotogramas de Plata
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Elle (2016)

French Syndicate of Cinema Critics

2017 Winner
Critics Award
Best Film
Elle (2016)

Gaudí Awards

2017 Winner
Gaudí Award
Best European Film (Millor Pel·lícula Europea)
Elle (2016)
Shared with:
France/Germany/Belgium

Gold Derby Awards

2017 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Foreign Language Film
Elle (2016)
France

Goya Awards

2017 Winner
Goya
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
Elle (2016)

Hugo Awards

1998 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Starship Troopers (1997)
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1991 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
Total Recall (1990)
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1988 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation
RoboCop (1987)
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Indiewire Critics' Poll

2016 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Director
Elle (2016)
9th place.

International Cinephile Society Awards

2017 Nominee
ICS Award
Best Director
Elle (2016)
Runner-up
2016 Winner
ICS Cannes Award
Grand Prix
Elle (2016)
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International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2017 Nominee
INOCA
Best Non-English Language Film
Elle (2016)
France
2008 Nominee
INOCA
Best Non-English Language Film
Zwartboek (2006)
Netherlands

Key West Film Festival

2015 Winner
Golden Key
Career Achievement

"Recognized for his decades of film-making passion that challenged the norm with movies like ... More

"Recognized for his decades of film-making passion that challenged the norm with movies like RoboCop, Total Recall, Basic Instinct, Starship Troopers, and yes, even Showgirls.


Kinema Junpo Awards

1989 Winner
Readers' Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film
RoboCop (1987)

Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival

2016 Winner
NOS Audience Award
Best Film
Elle (2016)
Nominee
Jaeger - LeCoultre Best Film Award
Best Film
Elle (2016)

Locarno International Film Festival

2000 Winner
Leopard of Honor
Winner
Audience Award
Hollow Man (2000)
1964 Winner
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Feest! (1963)

London Film Festival

2016 Nominee
Best Film
Official Competition
Elle (2016)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

1984 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Foreign Film
De vierde man (1983)
1979 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Foreign Film
Soldaat van Oranje (1977)

Lumiere Awards, France

2017 Winner
Lumiere Award
Best Film (Meilleur film)
Elle (2016)
Best Director (Meilleur réalisateur)
Elle (2016)

Melbourne International Film Festival

2016 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Best Narrative Feature
Elle (2016)

Nederlands Film Festival

2006 Winner
Golden Calf
Best Director (Beste Regie)
Zwartboek (2006)
2000 Winner
Grolsch Film Boulevard
1999 Winner
Golden Calf
Best Dutch Film of the Century (Beste Nederlandse Film van de Eeuw)
Turks fruit (1973)
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A trophy for each the director and the producer of the film.
1992 Winner
Golden Calf
Dutch Culture Award (Cultuurprijs)
1985 Winner
Golden Calf
Best Director of a Feature Film (Beste Regie)
Flesh+Blood (1985)

New Zealand International Film Festival

2016 Nominee
Audience Award
Elle (2016)

Razzie Awards

1996 Winner
Razzie Award
Worst Director
Showgirls (1995)

Verhoeven accepted his award in person at the Razzie Awards ceremony, the first to ever do so. ... More

Verhoeven accepted his award in person at the Razzie Awards ceremony, the first to ever do so. Smiling, he told the audience "I had the worst thing happen to me today. I got seven awards for being the worst, and it was more fun than reading the reviews in September."


Rembrandt Awards

2008 Winner
Rembrandt Award
Best DVD Release (Beste DVD uitbreng)
Zwartboek (2006)
2007 Winner
Rembrandt Award
Best Film (Beste Nederlandse Film)
Zwartboek (2006)
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San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2007 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Zwartboek (2006)
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Sannio FilmFest

2007 Winner
Golden Capital
Best Director
Zwartboek (2006)

Sant Jordi Awards

2017 Winner
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Elle (2016)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2017 Winner
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Elle (2016)
Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Director
Elle (2016)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

2006 Winner
Honorary Grand Prize
1987 Winner
Best Director
RoboCop (1987)
Nominee
Best Film
RoboCop (1987)

Toronto International Film Festival

1983 Winner
International Critics' Award
De vierde man (1983)

Trieste Film Festival

2018 Winner
SNCCI Award
Best Film
Elle (2016)

Venice Film Festival

2006 Winner
Young Cinema Award
Best International Film
Zwartboek (2006)
Nominee
Golden Lion
Zwartboek (2006)

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