Awards

Autores Awards, Portugal

2016 Nominee
Prémio Autores
Best Film
Montanha (2015)

Berlin International Film Festival

2018 Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Best Short Film
Russa (2018)
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2017 Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Best Short Film
High Cities of Bone (2017)
2012 Winner
Golden Berlin Bear
Best Short Film
Rafa (2012)

Cannes Film Festival

2018 Winner
Un Certain Regard Jury Prize
Chuva É Cantoria Na Aldeia Dos Mortos (2018)
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Nominee
Un Certain Regard Award
Chuva É Cantoria Na Aldeia Dos Mortos (2018)
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2009 Winner
Palme d'Or - Best Short Film
Arena (2009)

CinEuphoria Awards

2016 Winner
CinEuphoria
Top Ten of the Year - National Competition
Montanha (2015)
Nominee
CinEuphoria
Best Editing - National Competition
Montanha (2015)
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Best Screenplay - National Competition
Montanha (2015)

Coimbra Caminhos do Cinema Português

2012 Winner
Film Award
Best Short Film
Cerro Negro (2012)

Crossing Europe Filmfestival

2016 Nominee
Crossing Europe Award
Competition Fiction
Montanha (2015)

Golden Globes, Portugal

2016 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Film
Montanha (2015)
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2010 Nominee
Golden Globe
Revelation
Arena (2009)

IndieLisboa International Independent Film Festival

2012 Winner
Best Director Award
Portuguese Short Film
Cerro Negro (2012)
2009 Winner
Best Portuguese Short Film
Arena (2009)

International Cinematographers' Film Festival Manaki Brothers

2015 Winner
"Bona Dea" Award in "New European Cinema" Program
Best Cinematography
Montanha (2015)
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Karlovy Vary Fresh Films Fest

2004 Nominee
Best Film
Duas Pessoas (2004)

Lima Latin American Film Festival

2018 Winner
Jury Prize
Best Film
Chuva É Cantoria Na Aldeia Dos Mortos (2018)
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Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival

2015 Nominee
Jaeger - LeCoultre Best Film Award
Best Film
Montanha (2015)

Mar del Plata Film Festival

2018 Winner
Special Jury Award
Chuva É Cantoria Na Aldeia Dos Mortos (2018)
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Tied with Vendrán lluvias suaves (2018).

Montpellier Mediterranean Film Festival

2015 Winner
Antigone d'Or
Best Film
Montanha (2015)

Munich Film Festival

2018 Nominee
CineVision Award
Best Film By An Emerging Director
Chuva É Cantoria Na Aldeia Dos Mortos (2018)
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Portuguese Film Academy Sophia Awards

2018 Nominee
Sophia
Best Short Film - Live Action (Melhor Curta-Metragem de Ficção)
High Cities of Bone (2017)
2016 Winner
Sophia
Best Editing (Melhor Montagem)
Montanha (2015)
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Nominee
Sophia
Best Director (Melhor Realizador)
Montanha (2015)
Best Original Screenplay (Melhor Argumento Original)
Montanha (2015)
2013 Winner
Sophia
Best Short Film - Live Action (Melhor Curta-Metragem de Ficção)
Cerro Negro (2012)

Rotterdam International Film Festival

2016 Nominee
MovieZone Award
Montanha (2015)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2015 Nominee
Zabaltegi Section
Competition
Montanha (2015)

São Paulo International Film Festival

2018 Nominee
New Directors Competition
Best Film
Chuva É Cantoria Na Aldeia Dos Mortos (2018)
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T-Mobile New Horizons International Film Festival, Poland

2018 Nominee
Grand Prix
International Competition
Chuva É Cantoria Na Aldeia Dos Mortos (2018)
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Tampere International Short Film Festival

2017 Nominee
Grand Prix
International Competition
High Cities of Bone (2017)

Torino Film Festival

2018 Nominee
Prize of the City of Torino
Best International Documentary Film
Chuva É Cantoria Na Aldeia Dos Mortos (2018)
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Tribeca Film Festival

2010 Nominee
Jury Award
Best Narrative Short
Arena (2009)

Uppsala International Short Film Festival

2018 Nominee
Grand Prix
Best Short Film
Russa (2018)
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Venice Film Festival

2015 Nominee
International Critics' Week Award
Montanha (2015)

Warsaw International Film Festival

2009 Nominee
Best Short
Arena (2009)

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