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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2018 Nominee
Oscar
Best Motion Picture of the Year
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2009 Nominee
Oscar
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)
2006 Winner
Oscar
Best Short Film, Live Action
Six Shooter (2004)

Golden Globes, USA

2018 Winner
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

BAFTA Awards

2018 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay (Original)
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Best Film
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:
Outstanding British Film of the Year
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:
Nominee
David Lean Award for Direction
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2013 Nominee
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Seven Psychopaths (2012)
Shared with:
2009 Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Original
In Bruges (2008)
Nominee
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
In Bruges (2008)
Shared with:
2005 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Short Film
Six Shooter (2004)
Shared with:

AACTA International Awards

2018 Winner
AACTA International Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2013 Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Writing
Seven Psychopaths (2012)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2018 Nominee
AWFJ EDA Award
Best Director
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Best Screenplay, Original
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Austin Film Critics Association

2017 Nominee
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2017 Nominee
ACCA
Best Motion Picture
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:
Best Director
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2008 Nominee
ACCA
Best Original Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

2008 Winner
BSFC Award
Best New Filmmaker
In Bruges (2008)

British Independent Film Awards

2017 Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Best Director
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2008 Winner
British Independent Film Award
Best Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)
Nominee
Douglas Hickox Award
In Bruges (2008)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2018 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Best Director
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Capri, Hollywood

2017 Winner
Capri Original Screenplay Award
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2018 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Director
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2008 Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Original
In Bruges (2008)
Most Promising Filmmaker
In Bruges (2008)

Chlotrudis Awards

2009 Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Original Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)

Cork International Film Festival

2004 Winner
Best First Short by an Irish Director
Six Shooter (2004)

Denver Film Critics Society

2018 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Denver International Film Festival

2017 Winner
People's Choice Award
Feature Film
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Detroit Film Critics Society, US

2017 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2008 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Newcomer
In Bruges (2008)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2018 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

2009 Winner
Edgar
Best Motion Picture Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)

Empire Awards, UK

2018 Nominee
Empire Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Evening Standard British Film Awards

2013 Nominee
Peter Sellers Award for Comedy
Seven Psychopaths (2012)
Writer-Director
2009 Winner
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2009 Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Foreign Film - English Language
In Bruges (2008)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2018 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2013 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Screenplay
Seven Psychopaths (2012)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2017 Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Director
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2008 Winner
Pauline Kael Breakout Award
In Bruges (2008)

Foyle Film Festival

2004 Winner
Festival Prize
Best Irish Short
Six Shooter (2004)

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2018 Nominee
Dorian Award
Screenplay of the Year
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2018 Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Ghent International Film Festival

2017 Nominee
Grand Prix
Best Film
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Gold Derby Awards

2018 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Motion Picture
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:
Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2010 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Original Screenplay of the Decade
In Bruges (2008)
2009 Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Original Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)

Hamburg Film Festival

2017 Nominee
Sichtwechsel Film Award
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Hawaii Film Critics Society

2018 Winner
HFCS Award
Best Director
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Tied with Denis Villeneuve for Blade Runner 2049 (2017).
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2018 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2017 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
5th place.
2008 Nominee
ICP Award
Best Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)

3rd place. Tied with Burn After Reading (2008), Happy-Go-Lucky (2008) and Rachel Getting Married (... More

3rd place. Tied with Burn After Reading (2008), Happy-Go-Lucky (2008) and Rachel Getting Married (2008).


International Cinephile Society Awards

2009 Winner
ICS Award
Best Original Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2018 Nominee
INOCA
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2009 Winner
INOCA
Best Original Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)

Irish Film and Television Awards

2013 Nominee
IFTA Award
Best Director Film
Seven Psychopaths (2012)
Best Script Film
Seven Psychopaths (2012)
2009 Winner
IFTA Award
Best Script for Film
In Bruges (2008)
Nominee
IFTA Award
Best Director for Film
In Bruges (2008)
2005 Winner
IFTA Award
Best Short Fiction
Six Shooter (2004)
Nominee
IFTA Award
Breakthrough Talent
Six Shooter (2004)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

2009 Winner
IOMA
Best Original Screenplay (Miglior sceneggiatura originale)
In Bruges (2008)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Winner
Sierra Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Leeds International Film Festival

2017 Winner
Audience Award
Overall Winner
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Leuven International Short Film Festival

2006 Winner
Audience Award
Six Shooter (2004)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2018 Winner
ALFS Award
Screenwriter of the Year
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Nominee
ALFS Award
Director of the Year
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2009 Nominee
ALFS Award
Screenwriter of the Year
In Bruges (2008)
Breakthrough British Filmmaker
In Bruges (2008)

London Film Festival

2012 Nominee
Best Film
Seven Psychopaths (2012)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Nevada Film Critics Society

2017 Winner
NFCS Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

New York Film Critics, Online

2008 Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Debut as Director
In Bruges (2008)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2018 Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Director
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Online Film & Television Association

2018 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2009 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best First Feature
In Bruges (2008)
Best First Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)
Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
In Bruges (2008)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2009 Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Original Screenplay
In Bruges (2008)
Best Breakthrough Filmmaker
In Bruges (2008)

PGA Awards

2018 Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Shared with:

Phoenix Critics Circle

2017 Winner
PCC Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Tied with Jordan Peele for Get Out (2017) and Greta Gerwig for Lady Bird (2017).

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Director
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2008 Winner
PFCS Award
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
In Bruges (2008)
Breakout Behind the Camera
In Bruges (2008)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Director
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2017 Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2017 Winner
Audience Award
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Satellite Awards

2017 Winner
Satellite Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2017 Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

2012 Nominee
Maria
Best Motion Picture
Seven Psychopaths (2012)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2017 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2012 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Seven Psychopaths (2012)

Stockholm Film Festival

2008 Nominee
Bronze Horse
In Bruges (2008)

Sydney Film Festival

2008 Nominee
Sydney Film Prize
Best Film
In Bruges (2008)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted or Original
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Toronto International Film Festival

2017 Winner
People's Choice Award
Gala or Special Presentations
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
2012 Winner
People's Choice Award
Midnight Madness
Seven Psychopaths (2012)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
UFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Tied with Greta Gerwig for Lady Bird (2017) in second place.

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2017 Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Venice Film Festival

2017 Winner
Golden Osella
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Nominee
Golden Lion
Best Film
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Village Voice Film Poll

2017 Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2017 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

Zurich Film Festival

2017 Nominee
Golden Eye
Best International Feature Film
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)

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