Danny Boyle Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2011 Nominee
Oscar
Best Motion Picture of the Year
127 Hours (2010)
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Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
127 Hours (2010)
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2009 Winner
Oscar
Best Achievement in Directing
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Golden Globes, USA

2011 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
127 Hours (2010)
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2009 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Primetime Emmy Awards

2013 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Art Direction for Variety or Nonfiction Programming
London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony: Isles of Wonder (2012)
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Tied with Saturday Night Live (1975) for episodes: "Host: Justin Timberlake", "Host: Martin Short" ... More

Tied with Saturday Night Live (1975) for episodes: "Host: Justin Timberlake", "Host: Martin Short" and "Host: Ben Affleck".


BAFTA Awards

2011 Nominee
David Lean Award for Direction
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay (Adapted)
127 Hours (2010)
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Nominee
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
127 Hours (2010)
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2009 Winner
David Lean Award for Direction
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Nominee
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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1996 Nominee
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Trainspotting (1996)
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1995 Winner
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Shallow Grave (1994)
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1994 Nominee
BAFTA TV Award
Best Drama Serial
Mr. Wroe's Virgins (1993)
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20/20 Awards

2017 Nominee
Felix
Best Director
Trainspotting (1996)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2011 Winner
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
2009 Nominee
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2004 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
28 Days Later... (2002)

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)

2008 Winner
AAFCA Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2011 Nominee
EDA Award
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
127 Hours (2010)
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2008 Winner
EDA Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Amanda Awards, Norway

2009 Winner
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske kinofilm)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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Angers European First Film Festival

1995 Winner
Liberation Advertisement Award
Shallow Grave (1994)
Winner
Best Screenplay
Feature Film
Shallow Grave (1994)
Winner
Audience Award
Feature Film
Shallow Grave (1994)

Austin Film Festival

2008 Winner
Audience Award
Out of Competition Feature
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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Awards Circuit Community Awards

2010 Nominee
ACCA
Best Motion Picture
127 Hours (2010)
Shared with:
Best Achievement in Directing
127 Hours (2010)
Best Adapted Screenplay
127 Hours (2010)
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2008 Winner
ACCA
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
1996 Nominee
ACCA
Best Director
Trainspotting (1996)

BAFTA Awards, Scotland

2017 Winner
BAFTA Scotland Award
Best Director (Fiction)
T2 Trainspotting (2017)
Best Feature Film
T2 Trainspotting (2017)
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1997 Winner
BAFTA Scotland Award
Best Feature Film
Trainspotting (1996)
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BAFTA/LA Britannia Awards

2009 Winner
Britannia Award
Artistic Excellence in Directing

Berlin International Film Festival

2000 Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
The Beach (2000)

Bodil Awards

1997 Winner
Bodil
Best Non-American Film (Bedste ikke-amerikanske film)
Trainspotting (1996)

British Film Institute Awards

2010 Winner
BFI Fellowship

British Independent Film Awards

2008 Winner
British Independent Film Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
2003 Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best Director
28 Days Later... (2002)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2011 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
Best Screenplay, Adapted
127 Hours (2010)
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2009 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Casting Society of America, USA

2016 Winner
Career Achievement Award

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2011 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
Best Adapted Screenplay
127 Hours (2010)
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2009 Winner
COFCA Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2008 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Chicago International Film Festival

2008 Winner
Audience Choice Award
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Tied with The Boy in the Striped Pajamas (2008).

Chlotrudis Awards

2004 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Director
28 Days Later... (2002)
1997 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Director
Trainspotting (1996)

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize

2010 Nominee
Cinema Brazil Grand Prize
Best Foreign-Language Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
UK.

Cinénygma - Luxembourg International Film Festival

2003 Nominee
Grand Prize of European Fantasy Film in Gold
28 Days Later... (2002)
Méliès d'Argent at Fantasporto Festival 2003.

Cognac Festival du Film Policier

1995 Winner
Grand Prix
Shallow Grave (1994)
Winner
Audience Award
Shallow Grave (1994)

Czech Lions

1997 Winner
Czech Lion
Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)
Trainspotting (1996)

César Awards, France

2010 Nominee
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
UK

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
2008 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

David di Donatello Awards

2009 Winner
David
Best European Film (Miglior Film dell'Unione Europea)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Denver Film Critics Society

2011 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
Best Adapted Screenplay
127 Hours (2010)
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Detroit Film Critics Society, US

2010 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
2008 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Dinard British Film Festival

1994 Winner
Golden Hitchcock
Shallow Grave (1994)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2009 Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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Emden International Film Festival

2005 Nominee
Emden Film Award
Millions (2004)

Empire Awards, UK

2013 Winner
Outstanding Contribution Award
2009 Winner
Special Award
For outstanding contribution to British cinema.
1997 Winner
Empire Award
Best British Director
Trainspotting (1996)
1996 Winner
Empire Award
Best Director
Shallow Grave (1994)

European Film Awards

2009 Winner
Audience Award
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Nominee
European Film Award
European Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
European Film
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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2003 Nominee
Audience Award
Best European Director
28 Days Later... (2002)

Evening Standard British Film Awards

2011 Nominee
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Screenplay
127 Hours (2010)
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2009 Nominee
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
1996 Winner
Evening Standard British Film Award
Most Promising Newcomer
Shallow Grave (1994)

Fantasporto

2003 Winner
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Director
28 Days Later... (2002)
Winner
Grand Prize of European Fantasy Film in Silver
28 Days Later... (2002)
Nominee
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
28 Days Later... (2002)
1995 Winner
International Fantasy Film Award
Best Film
Shallow Grave (1994)

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2009 Winner
FCCA Award
Best Foreign Film - English Language
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2011 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
1997 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
Trainspotting (1996)
UK.

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2008 Winner
FFCC Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Gaudí Awards

2010 Nominee
Gaudí Award
Best European Film (Millor Pel·lícula Europea)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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UK/USA

Gold Derby Awards

2011 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Director
127 Hours (2010)
2009 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Golden Eagle Awards, Russia

2010 Winner
Golden Eagle
Best Foreign Film
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Golden Schmoes Awards

2008 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Director of the Year
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Goya Awards

2010 Winner
Goya
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Hollywood Film Awards

2010 Winner
Hollywood Film Award
Producer of the Year
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Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
2008 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Hugo Awards

2004 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form
28 Days Later... (2002)
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Humanitas Prize

2011 Nominee
Humanitas Prize
Feature Film Category
127 Hours (2010)
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IGN Summer Movie Awards

2010 Nominee
IGN Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2009 Nominee
INOCA
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

International Online Film Critics' Poll

2009 Nominee
IOFCP Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2016 Nominee
IFC Award
Best Director
Steve Jobs (2015)
2011 Nominee
IFC Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
2009 Winner
IFC Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2009 Winner
Silver Ribbon
Best European Director (Regista del Miglior Film Europeo)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
1997 Nominee
European Silver Ribbon
Trainspotting (1996)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominee
Sierra Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2011 Nominee
ALFS Award
British Director of the Year
127 Hours (2010)
2009 Winner
ALFS Award
British Director of the Year
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Nominee
ALFS Award
Director of the Year
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
2008 Nominee
ALFS Award
British Director of the Year
Sunshine (2007)
1997 Nominee
ALFS Award
British Director of the Year
Trainspotting (1996)
1996 Winner
ALFS Award
British Newcomer of the Year
Shallow Grave (1994)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2008 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Mill Valley Film Festival

2010 Winner
Mill Valley Film Festival Award
Best Narrative Feature
127 Hours (2010)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2009 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival

2003 Winner
Narcisse Award
Best Feature Film
28 Days Later... (2002)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2008 Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

New York Film Critics, Online

2008 Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2009 Winner
NTFCA Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards

2008 Winner
OFCC Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Online Film & Television Association

2011 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
127 Hours (2010)
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2009 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2011 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
Best Screenplay, Adapted
127 Hours (2010)
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2009 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2011 Winner
Sonny Bono Visionary Award

PGA Awards

2011 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
127 Hours (2010)
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Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
2008 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
2005 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Live Action Family Film
Millions (2004)

Robert Festival

2010 Winner
Robert
Best Non-American Film (Årets ikke-amerikanske film)
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards

2003 Nominee
Rondo Statuette
Best Genre Film
28 Days Later... (2002)

Rotterdam International Film Festival

2009 Winner
MovieZone Award
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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Winner
Audience Award
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2010 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
2008 Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1994 Winner
Silver Seashell
Best Director
Shallow Grave (1994)
Nominee
Golden Seashell
Shallow Grave (1994)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2009 Winner
Outstanding Director of the Year Award
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Satellite Awards

2010 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
Best Screenplay, Adapted
127 Hours (2010)
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2008 Winner
Satellite Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Seattle International Film Festival

1996 Winner
Golden Space Needle Award
Best Director
Trainspotting (1996)

ShoWest Convention, USA

2005 Winner
ShoWest Award
International Filmmaker of the Year

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2008 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2010 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
127 Hours (2010)
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Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
2008 Winner
SLFCA Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

St. Louis International Film Festival

2010 Nominee
Audience Choice Award
Best Feature
127 Hours (2010)
2008 Winner
Audience Choice Award
Best International Feature
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Telluride Film Festival, US

2015 Winner
Silver Medallion Award
Tribute

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2008 Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Toronto International Film Festival

2008 Winner
People's Choice Award
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

USC Scripter Award

2011 Nominee
USC Scripter Award
127 Hours (2010)
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Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominee
UFCA Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2009 Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Warsaw International Film Festival

1996 Winner
Audience Award
Trainspotting (1996)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2010 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Director
127 Hours (2010)
Best Adapted Screenplay
127 Hours (2010)
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2008 Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Director
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Writers Guild of America, USA

2011 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Adapted Screenplay
127 Hours (2010)
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Based on the book Between a Rock and a Hard Place by Aron Ralston

Writers' Guild of Great Britain

2011 Winner
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Best Film Screenplay
127 Hours (2010)
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1992 Winner
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
TV - Original Drama Series
Inspector Morse (1987)
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1991 Winner
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
TV - Original Drama Series
Inspector Morse (1987)
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