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Awards

Adana Film Festival

2017 Nominee
Golden Boll in International Feature Film
Best Film
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)

AFI Fest

2017 Nominee
Audience Award
World Cinema
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Winner
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film, Spanish Language (Mejor Película Iberoamericana)
Gloria (2013)
Chile.

Ariel Awards, Mexico

2014 Winner
Silver Ariel
Best Latin-American Film (Mejor Película Iberoamericana)
Gloria (2013)
Chile

Austin International Film Festival of the Americas

2006 Winner
Special Mention
First Feature Competition
La Sagrada Familia (2005)

Berlin International Film Festival

2017 Winner
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention
Competition
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)

"This film is a moving story about a transgender woman in Chile. Despite social ostracism and ... More

"This film is a moving story about a transgender woman in Chile. Despite social ostracism and personal humiliation, Marina continues to fight for her rights while maintaining her dignity. Refusing to only be identified by her sex, she struggles to have the freedom to live up to her full potential."

Winner
Teddy
Best Feature Film
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
Winner
Silver Berlin Bear
Best Screenplay
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
Shared with:
Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Best Film
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
2013 Winner
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Competition
Gloria (2013)

For its refreshing and contagious plea that life is a celebration to which we are all invited, ... More

For its refreshing and contagious plea that life is a celebration to which we are all invited, regardless of age or condition, and that its complexities only add to the challenge to live it in full.

Winner
Prize of the Guild of German Art House Cinemas
Gloria (2013)
Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Gloria (2013)

Bombay International Film Festival

2013 Winner
Celebrate Age Best Film
Gloria (2013)

Gloria is a raw, heart-breaking and endearing exploration of a woman seeking love in her golden ... More

Gloria is a raw, heart-breaking and endearing exploration of a woman seeking love in her golden years. She meets with many disappointments along the way but ends up making us all fall in love with her. A formidable central performance by Paulina Garcia makes this an unforgettable movie.


British Independent Film Awards

2018 Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best Screenplay
Disobedience (2017)
Shared with:
Best British Independent Film
Disobedience (2017)
Shared with:

Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema

2006 Winner
SIGNIS Award
La Sagrada Familia (2005)

Cannes Film Festival

2009 Nominee
C.I.C.A.E. Award
Navidad (2009)

Cartagena Film Festival

2012 Nominee
Golden India Catalina
Best Film (Mejor Película)
El Año del Tigre (2011)

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize

2018 Winner
Cinema Brazil Grand Prize
Best Foreign-Language Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
Chile.

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2018 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best International Film
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
2014 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best International Film
Gloria (2013)
Chile

Geneva International Film Festival - Tous Écrans

2005 Winner
Titra Film Award
La Sagrada Familia (2005)

Gold Derby Awards

2018 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Foreign Language Film
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
Chile

Goya Awards

2014 Nominee
Goya
Best Iberoamerican Film (Mejor Película Iberoamericana)
Gloria (2013)

Guadalajara International Film Festival

2018 Nominee
PREMIO MAGUEY
Best Feature Film
Disobedience (2017)

Göteborg Film Festival

2018 Nominee
Dragon Award
International Competition
Disobedience (2017)

Havana Film Festival

2013 Winner
Grand Coral - Third Prize
Best Film
Gloria (2013)

Hawaii International Film Festival

2013 Nominee
EuroCinema Hawai'i Award
Best Film
Gloria (2013)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2018 Nominee
Halfway Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Disobedience (2017)
Shared with:

José María Forqué Awards

2018 Winner
Best Latin American Picture
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)

Lima Latin American Film Festival

2013 Winner
Elcine First Prize
Best Director
Gloria (2013)
2006 Winner
Best First Work
Special Mention
La Sagrada Familia (2005)

Lleida Latin-American Film Festival

2006 Winner
Special Mention
La Sagrada Familia (2005)

Locarno International Film Festival

2013 Nominee
Variety Piazza Grande Award
Gloria (2013)
2011 Winner
Junior Jury Award - "Environment Is Quality of Life" Prize
El Año del Tigre (2011)
Nominee
Golden Leopard
El Año del Tigre (2011)

Mar del Plata Film Festival

2017 Nominee
Best Latin-American Film
Latin-American Competition
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
2011 Nominee
Best Film
International Competition
El Año del Tigre (2011)

Melbourne International Film Festival

2017 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Best Narrative Feature
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
7th Place

New York Film Festival

2013 Nominee
Grand Marnier Fellowship Award
Best Film
Gloria (2013)

Oslo Films from the South Festival

2013 Nominee
Silver Mirror Award
Best Feature
Gloria (2013)

Pacific Meridian International Film Festival of Asia Pacific Countries

2006 Winner
Special Jury Award
La Sagrada Familia (2005)

For originality: "In recognition of his sincere search for and exposing of the deeper truth that ... More

For originality: "In recognition of his sincere search for and exposing of the deeper truth that lie beneath the facades of convention."


Palm Springs International Film Festival

2018 Winner
Cine Latino Award - Special Mention
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
Nominee
FIPRESCI Prize
Best Foreign Language Film
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
Nominee
Cine Latino Award
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
2014 Winner
Cine Latino Award - Special Mention
Gloria (2013)

For capturing the universal themes of love, family and loneliness in a world class performance of ... More

For capturing the universal themes of love, family and loneliness in a world class performance of Paulina Garcia.

Nominee
FIPRESCI Prize
Best Foreign Language Film
Gloria (2013)
Nominee
Cine Latino Award
Gloria (2013)

Premios Fénix (Fenix Film Awards)

2017 Winner
Premio Fénix
Best Director
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2017 Winner
Sebastiane Award
Best Latin American Film
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
Nominee
Horizons Award
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
Nominee
Sebastiane Award
Best Film
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
2012 Winner
Films in Progress Award
Gloria (2013)

The Platino Awards for Iberoamerican Cinema

2018 Winner
Platino Award
Best Director
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
Best Screenplay
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
Shared with:
Winner
Audience Award
Best Film
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)
2014 Winner
Platino Award
Best Screenplay
Gloria (2013)
Shared with:
Nominee
Platino Award
Best Director
Gloria (2013)

Toulouse Latin America Film Festival

2006 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
La Sagrada Familia (2005)
Winner
Grand Prix
La Sagrada Familia (2005)

World Cinema Amsterdam

2017 Nominee
World Cinema Amsterdam Jury Award
Best Film
Una Mujer Fantástica (2017)

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