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Awards

Adelaide Film Festival

2013 Winner
Audience Award
Best Feature
Charlie's Country (2013)
2007 Winner
Don Dunstan Award

Amiens International Film Festival

2014 Winner
Audience Award
Charlie's Country (2013)
2006 Winner
Golden Unicorn
Best Film
Ten Canoes (2006)

ARIA Music Awards

2002 Nominee
ARIA Music Award
Best Original Soundtrack Album
The Tracker (2002)
Shared with:

Asia Pacific Screen Awards

2015 Nominee
Asia Pacific Screen Award
Best Documentary Feature Film
Another Country (2015)
Shared with:
2014 Nominee
Asia Pacific Screen Award
Achievement in Directing
Charlie's Country (2013)

Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards

2015 Nominee
AACTA Award
Best Film
Charlie's Country (2013)
Shared with:
Best Direction
Charlie's Country (2013)
Best Original Screenplay
Charlie's Country (2013)
Shared with:

Australian Directors Guild

2006 Winner
Cecil Holmes Award

Australian Film Critics Association Awards

2015 Winner
AFCA Award
Best Screenplay
Charlie's Country (2013)
Shared with:
Nominee
AFCA Award
Best Director
Charlie's Country (2013)
2013 Nominee
AFCA Award
Best Director
The King Is Dead! (2012)
Best Screenplay
The King Is Dead! (2012)

Australian Film Institute

2006 Winner
AFI Award
Best Film
Ten Canoes (2006)
Shared with:
Best Direction
Ten Canoes (2006)
Shared with:
Best Screenplay - Original
Ten Canoes (2006)
Winner
Byron Kennedy Award
2002 Nominee
AFI Award
Best Film
The Tracker (2002)
Shared with:
Best Direction
The Tracker (2002)
Best Original Screenplay
The Tracker (2002)
1998 Nominee
AFI Award
Best Original Screenplay
Dance Me to My Song (1998)
Shared with:
1994 Winner
AFI Award
Best Director
Bad Boy Bubby (1993)
Best Screenplay, Original
Bad Boy Bubby (1993)
Nominee
AFI Award
Best Film
Bad Boy Bubby (1993)
Shared with:
1991 Nominee
AFI Award
Best Film
Dingo (1991)
Shared with:
Best Director
Dingo (1991)

Australian Writers' Guild

2002 Winner
Awgie Award
Feature Film - Original
The Tracker (2002)

Berlin International Film Festival

2003 Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Alexandra's Project (2003)

Brisbane International Film Festival

1998 Winner
Chauvel Award

Cannes Film Festival

2014 Nominee
Un Certain Regard Award
Charlie's Country (2013)
2006 Winner
Un Certain Regard - Special Jury Prize
Ten Canoes (2006)
1998 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Dance Me to My Song (1998)
1996 Nominee
Palme d'Or
The Quiet Room (1996)

Chicago International Film Festival

2003 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Alexandra's Project (2003)

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain

2002 Nominee
CEC Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted (Mejor Guión Adaptado)
The Old Man Who Read Love Stories (2001)

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2017 Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Documentary
Another Country (2015)
Shared with:
2015 Winner
FCCA Award
Best Film
Charlie's Country (2013)
Shared with:
Best Director
Charlie's Country (2013)
Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Screenplay
Charlie's Country (2013)
Shared with:
Best Documentary
Another Country (2015)
Shared with:
2006 Winner
FCCA Award
Best Australian Short Documentary
The Balanda and the Bark Canoes (2006)
Shared with:
Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Director
Ten Canoes (2006)
Shared with:
Best Screenplay - Original
Ten Canoes (2006)
2004 Winner
FCCA Award
Best Screenplay - Adapted
The Old Man Who Read Love Stories (2001)
Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Director
The Old Man Who Read Love Stories (2001)
2003 Winner
FCCA Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Alexandra's Project (2003)
Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Director
Alexandra's Project (2003)
2002 Winner
FCCA Award
Best Music Score
The Tracker (2002)
Shared with:
(Songs sung by Archie Roach).
Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Director
The Tracker (2002)
Best Screenplay - Original
The Tracker (2002)
1999 Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Dance Me to My Song (1998)
Shared with:

Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival

1998 Winner
Critic's Choice Award
Humanity Award
Dance Me to My Song (1998)

Ghent International Film Festival

2006 Winner
Grand Prix
Ten Canoes (2006)
Shared with:
2002 Winner
Best Screenplay
The Tracker (2002)
Nominee
Grand Prix
The Tracker (2002)

Hong Kong International Film Festival

2015 Nominee
SIGNIS Award
Charlie's Country (2013)

IF Awards

2006 Winner
IF Award
Best Director
Ten Canoes (2006)
Shared with:
Nominee
IF Award
Best Feature Film
Ten Canoes (2006)
Shared with:
Best Script
Ten Canoes (2006)
2004 Nominee
IF Award
Best Feature Film
The Old Man Who Read Love Stories (2001)
Shared with:
Best Direction
The Old Man Who Read Love Stories (2001)
Best Script
The Old Man Who Read Love Stories (2001)
2003 Nominee
IF Award
Best Direction
Alexandra's Project (2003)
2002 Winner
IF Award
Best Feature Film
The Tracker (2002)
Shared with:
Nominee
IF Award
Best Direction
The Tracker (2002)
Best Script
The Tracker (2002)

Ljubljana International Film Festival

2014 Winner
Audience Award
Best Feature
Charlie's Country (2013)

Mar del Plata Film Festival

2007 Nominee
Best Film
International Competition
Ten Canoes (2006)
Shared with:

Montréal World Film Festival

2003 Winner
Golden Zenith
Best Film from Oceania
Alexandra's Project (2003)

NatFilm Festival

2007 Winner
Audience Award
Ten Canoes (2006)
Shared with:

Paris Film Festival

2003 Winner
Press Award
The Tracker (2002)
Tied with Le fleuve (2003).

Rencontres Internationales du Cinema des Antipodes

2012 Winner
Jury Grand Prix
Best Feature Film
The King Is Dead! (2012)
2006 Winner
Jury Grand Prix
Best Feature Film
Ten Canoes (2006)

Screen Music Awards, Australia

2002 Winner
Screen Music Award
Best Original Song Composed for a Feature Film, Telemovie, TV Series or Mini-Series
The Tracker (2002)
Shared with:
For the song "Far Away Home".

Seattle International Film Festival

1994 Winner
Golden Space Needle Award
Best Director
Bad Boy Bubby (1993)

Telluride Film Festival, US

2006 Winner
Silver Medallion Award

Valenciennes International Festival of Action and Adventure Films

1995 Winner
Audience Award
Bad Boy Bubby (1993)

Valladolid International Film Festival

2003 Nominee
Golden Spike
Alexandra's Project (2003)
2002 Winner
Jury Special Prize
The Tracker (2002)
Nominee
Golden Spike
The Tracker (2002)
1998 Nominee
Golden Spike
Dance Me to My Song (1998)
1996 Nominee
Golden Spike
The Quiet Room (1996)

Venice Film Festival

2002 Winner
SIGNIS Award - Honorable Mention
The Tracker (2002)
Nominee
Golden Lion
The Tracker (2002)
1993 Winner
Special Golden Ciak
Bad Boy Bubby (1993)
Winner
Grand Special Jury Prize
Bad Boy Bubby (1993)
Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Competition
Bad Boy Bubby (1993)
Tied with Short Cuts (1993).
Nominee
Golden Lion
Bad Boy Bubby (1993)

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