Idrissa Ouedraogo Poster

Awards

Amiens International Film Festival

1985 Winner
Golden Unicorn
Best Short Film
Issa le tisserand (1985)

Berlin International Film Festival

1993 Winner
Silver Berlin Bear
Samba Traoré (1992)
For the honest depiction of ordinary life.
Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Samba Traoré (1992)

Bermuda International Film Festival

1998 Winner
Jury Prize
Kini & Adams (1997)

Cahiers du Cinéma

1989 Nominee
Top 10 Film Award
Best Film
Yaaba (1989)
Fifth Place; tied with Os Canibais (1988)

Cannes Film Festival

1997 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Kini & Adams (1997)
1990 Winner
Grand Prize of the Jury
Tilaï (1990)
Tied with The Sting of Death (1990).
Nominee
Palme d'Or
Tilaï (1990)
1989 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Yaaba (1989)
Tied with Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989).
Winner
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention
Yaaba (1989)

Chicago International Film Festival

1989 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Yaaba (1989)

César Awards, France

2003 Nominee
César
Best European Union Film (Meilleur film de l'Union Européenne)
11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)
Shared with:

Dubai International Film Festival

2008 Nominee
Muhr AsiaAfrica Award
Short
The Birthday (2008)

Montréal World Film Festival

2003 Nominee
Grand Prix des Amériques
La colère des dieux (2003)

Ouagadougou Panafrican Film and Television Festival

1991 Winner
Grand Prize - Etalon de Yennega
Tilaï (1990)

Stockholm Film Festival

1990 Nominee
Bronze Horse
Yaaba (1989)

Taormina International Film Festival

1987 Winner
Silver Charybdis
Yam Daabo (1987)

Tokyo International Film Festival

1989 Winner
Gold Award
Yaaba (1989)

Venice Film Festival

2002 Winner
UNESCO Award
11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)
Shared with:
1994 Winner
OCIC Award - Honorable Mention
Le cri du coeur (1994)
Nominee
Golden Lion
Le cri du coeur (1994)

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