Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1996 Nominee
Oscar
Best Short Film, Animated
The Chicken from Outer Space (1996)

Algarve International Film Festival

1997 Winner
International Jury Award
Best Animation - Independents and Cinema Schools
The Chicken from Outer Space (1996)

Annecy International Animated Film Festival

2006 Nominee
The Annecy Cristal
The Return of Sergeant Pecker (2006)
1993 Winner
Special Award
Psyched for Snuppa (1993)

Annie Awards

2000 Winner
Annie
Outstanding Individual Achievement for Production Design in an Animated Television Production
Courage the Cowardly Dog (1999)
For episode "A Night at the Katz Motel".

ASIFA/East Animation Festival

2005 Winner
ASIFA/East Award
Best in Show
Life in Transition (2005)
2002 Winner
ASIFA/East Award
Best of Show
The Mousochist (2001)
2000 Winner
Special Award
Animation
Catch of the Day (2000)
1997 Winner
ASIFA/East Award
Animation
Noodles and Nedd (1997)
Winner
Special Award
Charles Samu Honorable Mention
Noodles and Nedd (1997)
1996 Winner
ASIFA/East Award
Best Director
The Chicken from Outer Space (1996)
1995 Winner
Special Award
The Dirdy Birdy (1995)
1994 Nominee
ASIFA/East Award
Angry Cabaret (1994)
Nominee
Special Award
Animation
Angry Cabaret (1994)
1992 Winner
Special Award
When Lilly Laney Moved In (1992)
1986 Winner
Special Award
Pierre (1985)

Atlanta Film Festival

1997 Winner
Special Jury Award
Best Animated Video
Noodles and Nedd (1997)
1996 Winner
Honorable Mention
The Chicken from Outer Space (1996)

Bilbao International Festival of Documentary and Short Films

1994 Winner
Second Prize
Animation
The Dirdy Birdy (1995)

CableACE Awards

1996 Nominee
CableACE
Animated Programming Special or Series
The Chicken from Outer Space (1996)
Shared with:

Chicago International Children's Film Festival

1997 Nominee
Children's Jury Award
Animated Film or Video
Noodles and Nedd (1997)

Chicago International Film Festival

1996 Winner
Certificate of Merit
The Chicken from Outer Space (1996)

Cinequest San Jose Film Festival

1998 Winner
Best Short Comedy or Animated Film
Noodles and Nedd (1997)
Tied with A.D.N. (1997).
1992 Winner
Best Short Film
When Lilly Laney Moved In (1992)
1991 Winner
Best Short Film
The Limited Bird (1989)

Empire Film Festival

2002 Winner
Best Feature Film
Kaaterskill Falls (2001)
Shared with:
Winner
Special Citation
Best Animated Short
Catch of the Day (2000)

Festival of Nations, Austria

1998 Winner
Silver Bear
The Chicken from Outer Space (1996)

Indianapolis International Film Festival

2006 Winner
Special Jury Prize
Artistic Acheivement
Life in Transition (2005)

Long Island Film Festival

1995 Winner
Audience Choice Award
The Dirdy Birdy (1995)

Matita Animation Film Festival

2002 Winner
Matita Grand Prix
Best Film in Competition
The Mousochist (2001)

Maverick Movie Awards

2009 Nominee
Maverick Movie Award
Best Animation: Short
Rinky Dink (2009)

Málaga International Week of Fantastic Cinema

1996 Winner
Best Short Film - Foreign
The Dirdy Birdy (1995)

New Jersey International Festival

2018 Winner
Festival Award
Best Animation
Goose in High Heels (2017)

New Orleans Film Festival

1996 Winner
Lumiere Award
The Chicken from Outer Space (1996)
1995 Winner
Lumiere Award
The Dirdy Birdy (1995)

New York Animation Festival

2001 Winner
Skidmore Award
Catch of the Day (2000)

New York Comedy Festival

1997 Winner
Best Short Animation
The Dirdy Birdy (1995)

Palm Springs International ShortFest

1995 Winner
Audience Award
Best Animation
The Dirdy Birdy (1995)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

1996 Nominee
Best Short Film
The Chicken from Outer Space (1996)
1995 Winner
Best Animated Short Film
The Dirdy Birdy (1995)

South Beach Film Festival

1995 Winner
Festival Prize
The Dirdy Birdy (1995)

Tampere International Short Film Festival

1995 Winner
Diploma of Merit
International Competition
The Dirdy Birdy (1995)

Woodstock Film Festival

2005 Winner
Best Animation
Life in Transition (2005)

WorldFest Charleston

1996 Winner
Gold Award
The Chicken from Outer Space (1996)

WorldFest Houston

1997 Winner
Bronze Award
Noodles and Nedd (1997)
1996 Winner
Silver Award
Animation
The Chicken from Outer Space (1996)
1992 Winner
Gold Award
When Lilly Laney Moved In (1992)

Zagreb World Festival of Animated Films

1996 Winner
Audience Award
The Dirdy Birdy (1995)

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