Alfonso Cuarón Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2014 Winner
Oscar
Best Achievement in Directing
Gravity (2013)
Alfonso Cuarón became the first Hispanic and Mexican to win the Academy Award for Best Director.
Best Achievement in Film Editing
Gravity (2013)
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Nominee
Oscar
Best Motion Picture of the Year
Gravity (2013)
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2007 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Children of Men (2006)
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Best Achievement in Film Editing
Children of Men (2006)
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2003 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Y tu mamá también (2001)
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Golden Globes, USA

2014 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Gravity (2013)

BAFTA Awards

2014 Winner
David Lean Award for Direction
Gravity (2013)
Winner
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Gravity (2013)
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Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Original Screenplay
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
Best Film
Gravity (2013)
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2007 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film not in the English Language
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
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2005 Nominee
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
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2004 Winner
BAFTA Children's Award
Best Feature Film
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
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2003 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Shared with:
Best Film not in the English Language
Y tu mamá también (2001)
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AACTA International Awards

2014 Winner
AACTA International Award
Best Film
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
Best Direction
Gravity (2013)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2014 Winner
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of Argentina

2007 Nominee
Award of the Argentinean Academy
Best Foreign Film
Children of Men (2006)
USA/UK.

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2014 Winner
Saturn Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Best Editing
Gravity (2013)
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Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Writing
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
2007 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Children of Men (2006)
2005 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Director
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2013 Winner
EDA Award
Best Film Editing
Gravity (2013)
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Nominee
EDA Award
Best Picture
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

ALMA Awards

2007 Nominee
ALMA Award
Outstanding Director - Motion Picture
Children of Men (2006)
Outstanding Screenplay - Motion Picture
Children of Men (2006)
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1999 Nominee
ALMA Award
Outstanding Latino Director of a Feature Film
Great Expectations (1998)

Amanda Awards, Norway

2004 Nominee
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske kinofilm)
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

American Cinema Editors, USA

2014 Nominee
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic
Gravity (2013)
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Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Nominee
Silver Condor
Best Foreign Film, Not in the Spanish Language (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Gravity (2013)
USA.

Ariel Awards, Mexico

1992 Winner
Silver Ariel
Best Original Story (Mejor Argumento Original)
Sólo con tu pareja (1991)
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Nominee
Silver Ariel
Best Screenplay (Mejor Guión Cinematográfico)
Sólo con tu pareja (1991)
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Best First Work (Mejor Ópera Prima)
Sólo con tu pareja (1991)

Art Directors Guild

2012 Winner
Contribution to Cinematic Imagery Award
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
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Austin Film Critics Association

2013 Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
2007 Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Director
Children of Men (2006)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Children of Men (2006)
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Awards Circuit Community Awards

2013 Winner
ACCA
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Best Film Editing
Gravity (2013)
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Nominee
ACCA
Best Original Screenplay
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
2006 Nominee
ACCA
Best Adapted Screenplay
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:
Best Motion Picture
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Shared with:
Best Director
Children of Men (2006)
Best Film Editing
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:
2002 Nominee
ACCA
Best Original Screenplay
Y tu mamá también (2001)
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Bodil Awards

2014 Nominee
Bodil
Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)
Gravity (2013)
2003 Nominee
Bodil
Best Non-American Film (Bedste ikke amerikanske film)
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Mexico.

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2014 Winner
Critics Choice Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Best Editing
Gravity (2013)
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CableACE Awards

1994 Winner
CableACE
Directing a Dramatic Series
Fallen Angels (1993)
For episode "Murder Obliquely"

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2014 Winner
COFCA Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
2007 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Director
Children of Men (2006)
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Children of Men (2006)
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Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Editing
Gravity (2013)
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Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Chlotrudis Awards

2003 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Original Screenplay
Y tu mamá también (2001)
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Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain

2014 Winner
CEC Award
Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Gravity (2013)

CinEuphoria Awards

2014 Winner
CinEuphoria
Top Ten of the Year - Audience Award
Gravity (2013)
Best Director - International Competition
Gravity (2013)
Best Editing - International Competition
Gravity (2013)
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Nominee
CinEuphoria
Best Film - International Competition
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
Best Screenplay - International Competition
Gravity (2013)
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César Awards, France

2014 Nominee
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Gravity (2013)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Denver Film Critics Society

2014 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Original Screenplay
Gravity (2013)
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Detroit Film Critics Society, US

2013 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2014 Winner
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film
Gravity (2013)
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Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Winner
DFCC
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

2007 Nominee
Edgar
Best Motion Picture Screen Play
Children of Men (2006)
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Empire Awards, UK

2014 Winner
Empire Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

European Film Awards

2001 Nominee
Screen International Award
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Mexico

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2007 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Feature
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Shared with:
2003 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Mexico.

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival

2001 Winner
Jury Award
Best Foreign Language
Y tu mamá también (2001)

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2014 Nominee
Dorian Award
Wilde Artist of the Year

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2014 Winner
GAFCA Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Glitter Awards

2003 Winner
Glitter Award
Best Feature - US Film Festivals
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Tied with Far from Heaven (2002).
Best Feature - International Gay Film Festivals
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Tied with _Lan yu (2001)_.

Gold Derby Awards

2014 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Film Editing
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
Director
Gravity (2013)
Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Original Screenplay
Gravity (2013)
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Motion Picture
Gravity (2013)
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2010 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Adapted Screenplay of the Decade
Children of Men (2006)
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2007 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Motion Picture
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Shared with:
Director
Children of Men (2006)
Adapted Screenplay
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:
Film Editing
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:
2003 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Original Screenplay
Y tu mamá también (2001)
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Golden Schmoes Awards

2013 Winner
Golden Schmoes
Best Director of the Year
Gravity (2013)
2006 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Director of the Year
Children of Men (2006)
Best Screenplay of the Year
Children of Men (2006)
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Gotham Awards

2006 Winner
World Cinema Tribute Award
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Havana Film Festival

2001 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Y tu mamá también (2001)
For the good melange of the comic and the tragic expressed in a very sophisticated style.

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Hugo Awards

2014 Winner
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form
Gravity (2013)
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2007 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:
2005 Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
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IGN Summer Movie Awards

2013 Winner
IGN Award
Best Movie Director
Gravity (2013)
Winner
IGN People's Choice Award
Best Movie Director
Gravity (2013)

Image Awards

2014 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture - (Theatrical or Television)
Gravity (2013)
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Indiewire Critics' Poll

2013 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
2nd place.
2006 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Director
Children of Men (2006)
4th place. Tied with Jean-Pierre Dardenne and Luc Dardenne for L'enfant (2005).

International Cinephile Society Awards

2014 Winner
ICS Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Best Editing
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
2007 Winner
ICS Award
Best Director
Children of Men (2006)
Nominee
ICS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Children of Men (2006)
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Runner-Up.

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2014 Winner
INOCA
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Best Film Editing
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
2007 Winner
INOCA
Best Director
Children of Men (2006)
Nominee
INOCA
Best Adapted Screenplay
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:
Best Film Editing
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:
2003 Nominee
INOCA
Best Original Screenplay
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Shared with:
Best Non-English Language Film
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Mexico

International Online Film Critics' Poll

2015 Winner
IOFCP Award
Best Film Editing
Gravity (2013)
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Iowa Film Critics Awards

2014 Nominee
IFC Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2014 Winner
IOMA
Best Director (Miglior regia)
Gravity (2013)
Nominee
IOMA
Best Picture (Miglior film)
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
Best Editing (Miglior montaggio)
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
2007 Winner
IOMA
Best Director (Miglior regia)
Children of Men (2006)
Nominee
IOMA
Best Adapted Screenplay (Miglior sceneggiatura non originale)
Children of Men (2006)
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Best Editing (Miglior montaggio)
Children of Men (2006)
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Jupiter Award

2014 Winner
Jupiter Award
Best International Film
Gravity (2013)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

2013 Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Tied with Steve McQueen for 12 Years a Slave (2013).

Kinema Junpo Awards

2014 Winner
Kinema Junpo Award
Best Foreign Film Director
Gravity (2013)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Film Editing
Gravity (2013)
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London Critics Circle Film Awards

2014 Winner
ALFS Award
Director of the Year
Gravity (2013)
2007 Nominee
ALFS Award
Director of the Year
Children of Men (2006)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Editing
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
2002 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Foreign Film
Y tu mamá también (2001)
1995 Winner
New Generation Award
A Little Princess (1995)

Mexican Cinema Journalists

2017 Nominee
Silver Goddess
Best Film (Mejor Película)
Desierto (2015)
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MTV Movie Awards, Latin America

2002 Winner
MTV Movie Award
MTV North Feed (mostly Mexico) - Favorite Film (Película de la Gente)
Y tu mamá también (2001)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2014 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
2003 Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Director
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Best Screenplay
Y tu mamá también (2001)
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Nevada Film Critics Society

2013 Winner
NFCS Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

New York Film Critics, Online

2013 Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2014 Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2014 Winner
NTFCA Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards

2014 Winner
OFCC Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Online Film & Television Association

2014 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Best Film Editing
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
2007 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:
Best Film Editing
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:
Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Director
Children of Men (2006)
2003 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Y tu mamá también (2001)
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Online Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Best Editing
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
2007 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:
Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Director
Children of Men (2006)
Best Editing
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:

PGA Awards

2014 Winner
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Gravity (2013)
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Tied with 12 Years a Slave (2013).

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Best Film Editing
Gravity (2013)
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Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Gravity (2013)
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Premios ACE

2001 Winner
Premio ACE
Cinema - Best Director
Y tu mamá también (2001)

Richard Attenborough Film Awards, UK

2014 Winner
RAFA
Director of the Year
Gravity (2013)

Robert Festival

2014 Winner
Robert
Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)
Gravity (2013)

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards

2013 Nominee
Rondo Statuette
Best Film
Gravity (2013)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Editing
Gravity (2013)
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San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2013 Winner
SFFCC Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Best Editing
Gravity (2013)
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Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Gravity (2013)
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Santa Fe Film Festival

2001 Winner
Luminaria
Best Latino Film
Y tu mamá también (2001)

Satellite Awards

2013 Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Best Film Editing
Gravity (2013)
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Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

2014 Winner
Bradbury Award
Gravity (2013)
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2008 Nominee
Nebula Award
Best Script
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2014 Winner
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
2002 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Shared with:

ShoWest Convention, USA

2007 Winner
ShoWest Award
International Achievement in Filmmaking

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2013 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
TFCA Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
2002 Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Director
Y tu mamá también (2001)

Tromsø International Film Festival

2002 Winner
Aurora Award
Y tu mamá también (2001)

USC Scripter Award

2007 Winner
USC Scripter Award
Children of Men (2006)
Shared with:

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
UFCA Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
2006 Winner
UFCA Award
Best Director
Children of Men (2006)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2014 Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
2007 Winner
VFCC Award
Best Director
Children of Men (2006)

Venice Film Festival

2013 Winner
Future Film Festival Digital Award
Gravity (2013)
2006 Winner
Laterna Magica Prize
Children of Men (2006)
Nominee
Golden Lion
Children of Men (2006)
2001 Winner
Golden Osella
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Shared with:
For the screenplay.
Nominee
Golden Lion
Y tu mamá también (2001)

Village Voice Film Poll

2013 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
3rd place.
2002 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Director
Y tu mamá también (2001)
3rd place.

Visual Effects Society Awards

2014 Winner
Visionary Award

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Director
Gravity (2013)
Best Editing
Gravity (2013)
Shared with:
2002 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Y tu mamá también (2001)
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Zlín International Film Festival for Children and Youth

2002 Winner
Golden Slipper
Feature Film - Youth
Y tu mamá también (2001)

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