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Awards

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

2012 Winner
Saturn Award
Best Writing
Take Shelter (2011)

Austin Film Critics Association

2016 Nominee
Austin Film Award
Loving (2016)
Midnight Special (2016)
2011 Winner
Austin Film Award
Take Shelter (2011)

Austin Film Festival

2007 Winner
Feature Film Award
Narrative Competition
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Berlin International Film Festival

2016 Nominee
Golden Berlin Bear
Midnight Special (2016)

Bodil Awards

2013 Nominee
Bodil
Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)
Take Shelter (2011)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Original Screenplay
Loving (2016)

Cannes Film Festival

2016 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Loving (2016)
2012 Nominee
Palme d'Or
Mud (2012)
2011 Winner
Critics Week Grand Prize
Take Shelter (2011)
Winner
SACD Award
Take Shelter (2011)
Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Directors' Fortnight or Critics' Week
Take Shelter (2011)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2012 Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Take Shelter (2011)

Chicago International Film Festival

2007 Nominee
Gold Hugo
New Directors Competition
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Cinemanila International Film Festival

2007 Nominee
Lino Brocka Award
International Competition
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Dallas International Film Festival

2014 Winner
Grand Jury Prize
Narrative Feature Competition
Hellion (2014)
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Deauville Film Festival

2011 Winner
Grand Special Prize
Take Shelter (2011)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2017 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
Loving (2016)
2014 Winner
Robert Altman Award
Mud (2012)
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Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
Mud (2012)
2012 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
Take Shelter (2011)
2008 Nominee
John Cassavetes Award
Shotgun Stories (2007)
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Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2014 Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Mud (2012)

Gijón International Film Festival

2011 Winner
Special Jury Award
Best Film
Take Shelter (2011)
Nominee
Grand Prix Asturias
Best Film
Take Shelter (2011)

Gotham Awards

2011 Nominee
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Feature
Take Shelter (2011)
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Hamburg Film Festival

2011 Winner
Critics Award
Take Shelter (2011)

Hamptons International Film Festival

2016 Winner
Victor Rabinowitz and Joanne Grant Award for Social Justice
Loving (2016)

Heartland Film

2016 Winner
Truly Moving Picture Award
Loving (2016)

Humanitas Prize

2013 Nominee
Humanitas Prize
Sundance Film Category
Mud (2012)

Image Awards

2017 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture (Film)
Loving (2016)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2013 Nominee
Halfway Award
Best Director
Mud (2012)
Best Original Screenplay
Mud (2012)

Ljubljana International Film Festival

2011 Winner
Kingfisher Award
Best film of the Perspectives Section
Take Shelter (2011)

Mill Valley Film Festival

2016 Nominee
Audience Award
U.S. Cinema
Loving (2016)

Newport International Film Festival, Rhode Island

2007 Winner
Student Jury Award
Shotgun Stories (2007)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2017 Winner
Tar Heel Award

This year the NCFCA renamed its Tar Heel Award, given to a film or artist with a special connection... More

This year the NCFCA renamed its Tar Heel Award, given to a film or artist with a special connection to North Carolina, after deceased critic and colleague Ken Hanke.

2014 Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Mud (2012)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2008 Nominee
New Voices/New Visions Grand Jury Prize
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2013 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Mud (2012)
Breakthrough Performance Behind the Camera
Mud (2012)

RiverRun International Film Festival

2013 Winner
Emerging Master

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2016 Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Director
Loving (2016)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2016 Nominee
Zabaltegi Section
Zabaltegi-Tabakalera Award
Midnight Special (2016)

Sarasota Film Festival

2016 Winner
Audience Award
Best Narrative Feature
Midnight Special (2016)

Seattle International Film Festival

2007 Winner
New American Cinema Award
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2013 Winner
Wyatt Award
Mud (2012)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2016 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Loving (2016)

Sundance Film Festival

2011 Nominee
Grand Jury Prize
Dramatic
Take Shelter (2011)

SXSW Film Festival

2013 Nominee
Audience Award
Festival Favorites
Mud (2012)

Sydney Film Festival

2011 Nominee
Sydney Film Prize
Best Film
Take Shelter (2011)

Texas Film Awards

2017 Winner
Texas Film Hall of Fame
Texas Film Hall Of Fame

Viennale

2007 Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Shotgun Stories (2007)

Writers Guild of America, USA

2017 Nominee
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Original Screenplay
Loving (2016)

Zurich Film Festival

2011 Winner
Golden Eye
Best International Feature Film
Take Shelter (2011)

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