Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Poster

Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2005

Winner
Oscar
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman (screenplay/story)
Michel Gondry (story)
Pierre Bismuth (story)
Nominee
Oscar
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Kate Winslet

Golden Globes, USA 2005

Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Jim Carrey
Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Kate Winslet
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Charlie Kaufman
Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

BAFTA Awards 2005

Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay - Original
Charlie Kaufman
Best Editing
Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
Steve Golin
Anthony Bregman
Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Jim Carrey
Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Kate Winslet
Nominee
David Lean Award for Direction
Michel Gondry

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2005

Nominee
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Kate Winslet

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2006

Nominee
Saturn Award
Best DVD Special Edition Release

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2005

Winner
Saturn Award
Best Science Fiction Film
Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Actor
Jim Carrey
Best Actress
Kate Winslet
Best Director
Michel Gondry
Best Writer
Charlie Kaufman

AFI Awards, USA 2005

Winner
AFI Award
Movie of the Year

ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND is an unforgettable love story. Daringly original and ... More

ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND is an unforgettable love story. Daringly original and heartwarmingly romantic, this film is as challenging and rewarding as love itself. There is no more inventive screenwriter today than Charlie Kaufman, who helps us remember that film is a medium with boundless storytelling possibilities. Jim Carrey's indelible performance is the central force in the film, while Kate Winslet continues to astound with her every look, her every smile. To see the film twice is to enrich your love for it ten-fold.


American Cinema Editors, USA 2005

Nominee
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Comedy or Musical
Valdís Óskarsdóttir

Art Directors Guild 2005

Nominee
Excellence in Production Design Award
Contemporary Film
Dan Leigh (production designer)
David Stein (art director)
Scott P. Murphy (assistant art director)
Hinju Kim (assistant art director)

Austin Film Critics Association 2009

Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Movie of the Decade

Australian Film Institute 2004

Nominee
AFI Award
Best Foreign Film
Anthony Bregman
Steve Golin

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2012

Winner
ACCA
Best Original Screenplay of the Decade
Charlie Kaufman
Michel Gondry
Pierre Bismuth
Nominee
ACCA
Best Actress of the Decade
Kate Winslet
Runner-Up

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2004

Winner
ACCA
Best Motion Picture
Anthony Bregman
Steve Golin
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Kate Winslet
Best Original Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman
Michel Gondry
Pierre Bismuth
Best Film Editing
Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Nominee
ACCA
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Jim Carrey
Best Director
Michel Gondry
Runner-Up
Best Cast Ensemble
Jim Carrey
Kate Winslet
Kirsten Dunst
Elijah Wood
Mark Ruffalo
Tom Wilkinson
Best Cinematography
Ellen Kuras
Runner-Up
Best Original Score
Jon Brion

Bodil Awards 2005

Nominee
Bodil
Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)
Michel Gondry

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 2004

Nominee
BSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman

Bram Stoker Awards 2005

Winner
Bram Stoker Award
Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman
Michel Gondry
Pierre Bismuth
Tied with Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright for Shaun of the Dead (2004).

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2005

Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture
Best Actress
Kate Winslet
Best Writer
Charlie Kaufman

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2005

Winner
COFCA Award
Best Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman
Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Picture
3rd place

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize 2005

Nominee
Cinema Brazil Grand Prize
Best Foreign Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)

Costume Designers Guild Awards 2005

Nominee
CDG Award
Excellence in Contemporary Film
Melissa Toth

Czech Lions 2005

Nominee
Czech Lion
Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)
Michel Gondry
USA.

César Awards, France 2005

Nominee
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Michel Gondry
USA.

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2005

Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Kate Winslet
Best Picture

Deauville Film Festival 2004

Winner
"Première" Audience Award
Michel Gondry
Nominee
Grand Special Prize
Michel Gondry

Directors Guild of Great Britain 2005

Nominee
DGGB Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in International Film
Michel Gondry

Empire Awards, UK 2005

Winner
Empire Award
Best British Actress
Kate Winslet
Nominee
Empire Award
Best Actor
Jim Carrey
Best Director
Michel Gondry

European Film Awards 2004

Nominee
Screen International Award
Michel Gondry
USA

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards 2004

Nominee
FCCA Award
Best Foreign Film - English Language

Ghent International Film Festival 2004

Winner
Youth Jury Award
Michel Gondry

Gold Derby Awards 2010

Winner
Gold Derby Award
Original Screenplay of the Decade
Charlie Kaufman
Michel Gondry
Pierre Bismuth
Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Lead Actress of the Decade
Kate Winslet
As Clementine Kruczynski
Motion Picture of the Decade

Gold Derby Awards 2005

Winner
Gold Derby Award
Motion Picture
Anthony Bregman
Steve Golin
Director
Michel Gondry
Original Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman
Michel Gondry
Pierre Bismuth
Film Editing
Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Lead Actor
Jim Carrey
As Joel Barish
Lead Actress
Kate Winslet
As Clementine Kruczynski
Cinematography
Ellen Kuras
Original Score
Jon Brion
Ensemble Cast
Jane Adams
Jim Carrey
David Cross
Kirsten Dunst
Mark Ruffalo
Tom Wilkinson
Kate Winslet
Elijah Wood

Golden Schmoes Awards 2004

Winner
Golden Schmoes
Favorite Movie of the Year
Best Screenplay of the Year
Charlie Kaufman
Trippiest Movie of the Year
Best Sci-Fi Movie of the Year
Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Director of the Year
Michel Gondry
Best Actor of the Year
Jim Carrey
Best Actress of the Year
Kate Winslet
Best Music in a Movie
Favorite Movie Poster of the Year
Best Trailer of the Year

Golden Trailer Awards 2004

Nominee
Golden Trailer
Most Original

Gotham Awards 2004

Winner
Celebrate New York Award
Michel Gondry
Nominee
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Feature
Michel Gondry
Anthony Bregman
Steve Golin

Grammy Awards 2005

Nominee
Grammy
Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media
Jon Brion

Hugo Awards 2005

Nominee
Hugo
Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form
Michel Gondry (story/director)
Charlie Kaufman (story/screenplay)
Pierre Bismuth (story)

Indiewire Critics' Poll 2009

Nominee
ICP Award
Best Film of the Decade
5th place.

International Cinephile Society Awards 2005

Winner
ICS Award
Best Director
Michel Gondry
Best Actor
Jim Carrey
Tied with Jeff Bridges for The Door in the Floor (2004).
Best Actress
Kate Winslet
Best Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman
Nominee
ICS Award
Best Picture
Runner-Up.

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) 2005

Winner
INOCA
Best Picture
Best Actor
Jim Carrey
Best Actress
Kate Winslet
Best Original Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman
Michel Gondry
Pierre Bismuth
Best Film Editing
Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Nominee
INOCA
Best Director
Michel Gondry
Best Visual Effects
Best Ensemble Cast

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA) 2005

Winner
IOMA
Best Actress (Miglior attrice protagonista)
Kate Winslet
Best Original Screenplay (Miglior sceneggiatura originale)
Pierre Bismuth
Michel Gondry
Charlie Kaufman
Nominee
IOMA
Best Picture (Miglior film)
Anthony Bregman (producer)
Steve Golin (producer)
Michel Gondry (director)
Best Director (Miglior regia)
Michel Gondry
Best Actor (Miglior attore protagonista)
Jim Carrey
Best Editing (Miglior montaggio)
Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Best Original Score (Miglior colonna sonora originale)
Jon Brion
Best Art Direction (Miglior scenografia)
Best Visual Effects (Migliori effetti visivi)

Jupiter Award 2005

Nominee
Jupiter Award
Best International Actor
Jim Carrey
Best International Actress
Kate Winslet

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 2004

Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Charlie Kaufman

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2005

Winner
Sierra Award
Best Actress
Kate Winslet
For Finding Neverland
Best Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman
Nominee
Sierra Award
Best Picture
2nd place

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2005

Winner
ALFS Award
Screenwriter of the Year
Charlie Kaufman
British Actress of the Year
Kate Winslet
Tied with Eva Birthistle for Ae Fond Kiss... (2004).
Nominee
ALFS Award
Film of the Year
Director of the Year
Michel Gondry

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2010

Nominee
LAFCA Award
Film of the Decade
3rd place

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2004

Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2005

Winner
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing in Domestic Features - Dialogue & ADR
Philip Stockton (supervising sound editor/supervising dialogue editor)
Eugene Gearty (sound designer)
Marissa Littlefield (supervising adr editor)
Fred Rosenberg (dialogue editor)
Hal Levinsohn (adr editor)

National Board of Review, USA 2004

Winner
NBR Award
Best Original Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman
Winner
Special Recognition
For excellence in filmmaking.

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 2005

Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2004

Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Actress
Kate Winslet
Best Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman

New York Film Critics, Online 2004

Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman

Online Film & Television Association 2018

Winner
OFTA Film Hall of Fame
Motion Picture

Online Film & Television Association 2005

Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Picture
Anthony Bregman
Steve Golin
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Charlie Kaufman (story/screenplay)
Pierre Bismuth (story)
Michel Gondry (story)
Best Film Editing
Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Actor
Jim Carrey
Best Actress
Kate Winslet
Best Ensemble
Best Casting
Jeanne McCarthy
Best Director
Michel Gondry
Best Music, Original Score
Jon Brion
Best Cinematic Moment
The House Vanishes.
Best Official Film Website

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2005

Winner
OFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Michel Gondry
Best Actress
Kate Winslet
Best Original Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman (also story)
Michel Gondry (story)
Pierre Bismuth (story)
Best Editing
Valdís Óskarsdóttir
Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Actor
Jim Carrey
Best Cinematography
Ellen Kuras
Best Original Score
Jon Brion

PEN Center USA West Literary Awards 2006

Winner
Literary Award
Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman

People's Choice Awards, USA 2005

Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Motion Picture
Favorite On-Screen Chemistry
Kate Winslet
Jim Carrey

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2004

Winner
PFCS Award
Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Charlie Kaufman
Best Editing

Robert Festival 2005

Nominee
Robert
Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)
Michel Gondry

Russian National Movie Awards 2005

Nominee
Georges Award
Best Blockbuster Movie

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2004

Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
Jim Carrey
Best Editing
Valdís Óskarsdóttir

Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2005

Winner
Outstanding Performer of the Year Award
Kate Winslet
For Finding Neverland

Satellite Awards 2005

Nominee
Golden Satellite Award
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Kate Winslet
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Jim Carrey
Best Visual Effects
Michele Ferrone
Louis Morin

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America 2005

Nominee
Nebula Award
Best Script
Charlie Kaufman
Michel Gondry

Seattle Film Critics Awards 2004

Winner
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Charlie Kaufman
Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Picture

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2004

Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman
Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Picture
3rd place

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2004

Winner
TFCA Award
Best Director
Michel Gondry
Best Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 2004

Winner
UFCA Award
Best Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman (story and screenplay)
Michel Gondry (story)
Pierre Bismuth (story)

Village Voice Film Poll 2004

Winner
VVFP Award
Best Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman
Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Film
2nd place.

Visual Effects Society Awards 2005

Nominee
VES Award
Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Motion Picture
Louis Morin
Mark Dornfeld

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2004

Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Film
Best Acting Ensemble
Best Director
Michel Gondry
Best Screenplay, Original
Charlie Kaufman
Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Actress
Kate Winslet
Best Actor
Jim Carrey

World Soundtrack Awards 2004

Nominee
World Soundtrack Award
Best Original Soundtrack of the Year
Jon Brion
Discovery of the Year
Jon Brion

Writers Guild of America, USA 2005

Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Original Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman (also story)
Michel Gondry (story)
Pierre Bismuth (story)

See also

FAQ | User Reviews | User Ratings | External Reviews | Metacritic Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Please see our guide to updating awards

Recently Viewed