John Knoll Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2017 Nominee
Oscar
Best Achievement in Visual Effects
Rogue One (2016)
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2008 Nominee
Oscar
Best Achievement in Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
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2007 Winner
Oscar
Best Achievement in Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
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2004 Nominee
Oscar
Best Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
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2003 Nominee
Oscar
Best Visual Effects
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
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2000 Nominee
Oscar
Best Effects, Visual Effects
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
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BAFTA Awards

2017 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Achievement in Special Visual Effects
Rogue One (2016)
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2014 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Special Visual Effects
Pacific Rim (2013)
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2008 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Special Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
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2007 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Achievement in Special Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
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2004 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Achievement in Special Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
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2000 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Achievement in Special Visual Effects
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
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Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2017 Winner
Saturn Award
Best Special Effects
Rogue One (2016)
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2014 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Special Effects
Pacific Rim (2013)
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2008 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Special Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
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2007 Winner
Saturn Award
Best Special Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
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2006 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Special Effects
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
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2004 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Special Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
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2003 Winner
Saturn Award
Best Special Effects
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
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2000 Winner
Saturn Award
Best Special Effects
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
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1997 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Special Effects
Star Trek: First Contact (1996)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2016 Nominee
ACCA
Best Visual Effects
Rogue One (2016)
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CinEuphoria Awards

2014 Nominee
CinEuphoria
Best Special Effects (Sound or Visual) - International Competition
Pacific Rim (2013)

DVD Exclusive Awards

2001 Nominee
Video Premiere Award
Best Audio Commentary
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
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(Fox).

Gold Derby Awards

2017 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Visual Effects
Rogue One (2016)
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2014 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Visual Effects
Pacific Rim (2013)
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2008 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
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2007 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
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2006 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Visual Effects
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
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2004 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
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Hollywood Film Awards

2013 Winner
Hollywood Film Award
Visual Effects of the Year
Pacific Rim (2013)
2006 Winner
Hollywood Film Award
Visual Effects of the Year
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2017 Nominee
INOCA
Best Visual Effects
Rogue One (2016)
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2014 Nominee
INOCA
Best Visual Effects
Pacific Rim (2013)
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2nd place. Tied with Iron Man Three (2013), The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) and Star ... More

2nd place. Tied with Iron Man Three (2013), The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) and Star Trek: Into Darkness (2013) with only one vote each.

2004 Nominee
INOCA
Best Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
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2003 Nominee
INOCA
Best Visual Effects
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
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International Online Film Critics' Poll

2009 Nominee
IOFCP Award
Best Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
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Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2014 Nominee
IOMA
Best Special Effects (Migliori effetti speciali)
Pacific Rim (2013)
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Nevada Film Critics Society

2016 Winner
NFCS Award
Best Visual Effects
Rogue One (2016)
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Online Film & Television Association

2017 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Visual Effects
Rogue One (2016)
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2014 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Visual Effects
Pacific Rim (2013)
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2012 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Visual Effects
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)
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2008 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
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2007 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
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2006 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Visual Effects
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
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2004 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
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2003 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Visual Effects
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
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2000 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Visual Effects
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
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1997 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Visual Effects
Mission: Impossible (1996)
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Best Visual Effects
Star Trek: First Contact (1996)
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Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2004 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
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2003 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Visual Effects
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
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Satellite Awards

2006 Winner
Satellite Award
Best Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
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2005 Winner
Satellite Award
Outstanding Visual Effects
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
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2004 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Visual Effects
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
1997 Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Visual Effects
Star Trek: First Contact (1996)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2017 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Visual Effects
Rogue One (2016)
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2014 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Visual Effects
Pacific Rim (2013)
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St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2013 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Visual Effects
Pacific Rim (2013)
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Visual Effects Society Awards

2017 Nominee
VES Award
Outstanding Visual Effects in a Photoreal Feature
Rogue One (2016)
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2014 Nominee
VES Award
Outstanding Visual Effects in a Visual Effects-Driven Feature Motion Picture
Pacific Rim (2013)
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2010 Nominee
VES Award
Best Single Visual Effect of the Year
Avatar (2009)
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For Quarich's escape.
2008 Nominee
VES Award
Outstanding Visual Effects in an Effects Driven Motion Picture
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
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Best Single Visual Effect of the Year
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
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For the Jack and Davy duel.
2007 Winner
VES Award
Outstanding Visual Effects in an Effects Driven Motion Picture
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
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Best Single Visual Effect of the Year
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
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For the flying dutchman sequence.
2006 Nominee
VES Award
Outstanding Visual Effects in an Effects Driven Motion Picture
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
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Best Single Visual Effect of the Year
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
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For the "opening space battle".
2004 Nominee
VES Award
Outstanding Visual Effects in an Effects Driven Motion Picture
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
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2003 Nominee
VES Award
Best Visual Effects in an Effects Driven Motion Picture
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
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