Hunger Poster

(2008)

Awards

BAFTA Awards 2009

Winner
Carl Foreman Award for the Most Promising Newcomer
Steve McQueen (director/writer)
Nominee
Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film
Laura Hastings-Smith
Robin Gutch
Steve McQueen
Enda Walsh

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2008

Winner
EDA Special Mention Award
Best of the Fests
Steve McQueen

British Independent Film Awards 2008

Winner
British Independent Film Award
Best Actor
Michael Fassbender
Best Technical Achievement
Sean Bobbitt
For cinematography.
Winner
Douglas Hickox Award
Steve McQueen
Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best British Independent Film
Best Supporting Actor
Liam Cunningham
Best Director
Steve McQueen
Best Screenplay
Steve McQueen
Enda Walsh

Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema 2009

Winner
ADF Cinematography Award
Sean Bobbitt
Nominee
Best Film
Steve McQueen

Cannes Film Festival 2008

Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Un Certain Regard
Steve McQueen
Winner
Golden Camera
Steve McQueen
Nominee
Un Certain Regard Award
Steve McQueen

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2008

Nominee
CFCA Award
Most Promising Filmmaker
Steve McQueen

Chicago International Film Festival 2008

Winner
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Steve McQueen
Winner
Silver Hugo
Best Actor
Michael Fassbender

Cinemanila International Film Festival 2009

Winner
Lino Brocka Award
International Competition
Steve McQueen

CinEuphoria Awards 2010

Winner
CinEuphoria
Best Actor - International Competition
Michael Fassbender
For Angel , Eden Lake and Inglourious Basterds
Best Cinematography - International Competition
Sean Bobbitt
Top Ten of the Year - International Competition
Steve McQueen
Top Ten of the Year - Audience Award
Steve McQueen

Dinard British Film Festival 2008

Winner
Coup de Coeur
Steve McQueen

Empire Awards, UK 2009

Nominee
Empire Award
Best British Film

European Film Awards 2008

Winner
European Film Award
European Discovery
Steve McQueen
Nominee
European Film Award
European Actor
Michael Fassbender
European Director
Steve McQueen

Evening Standard British Film Awards 2009

Winner
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Film
Steve McQueen
Nominee
Evening Standard British Film Award
Best Actor
Michael Fassbender
Best Technical Achievement
Joe Walker
For The Escapist
For Editing

Film Independent Spirit Awards 2009

Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
Steve McQueen
England/Ireland.

Geneva International Film Festival - Tous Écrans 2008

Winner
Young Jury Award
Steve McQueen

Ghent International Film Festival 2008

Winner
Youth Jury Award
Steve McQueen

Grand Prix de l'UCC 2009

Winner
Grand Prix de l'UCC

Indiewire Critics' Poll 2009

Winner
ICP Award
Best First Feature
Steve McQueen

Indiewire Critics' Poll 2008

Nominee
ICP Award
Best First Feature
Steve McQueen
2nd place.

International Cinephile Society Awards 2009

Nominee
ICS Award
Best Picture
5th place.
Best Director
Steve McQueen
Best Actor
Michael Fassbender
Best Cinematography
Sean Bobbitt
Best Editing
Joe Walker

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) 2009

Nominee
INOCA
Best Actor
Michael Fassbender

Irish Film and Television Awards 2009

Winner
IFTA Award
Best Film
Laura Hastings-Smith
Robin Gutch
Best Actor in a Lead Role in a Film
Michael Fassbender
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Film
Liam Cunningham
Best Production Design
Tom McCullagh
Best Original Score
David Holmes
Best Sound
Ronan Hill
Mervyn Moore
Nominee
IFTA Award
Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Film
Stuart Graham
Best Script for Film
Enda Walsh

Jerusalem Film Festival 2008

Winner
In Spirit for Freedom Award
Best Feature
Steve McQueen

Kosmorama, Trondheim Internasjonale Filmfestival 2009

Nominee
The Kosmorama Award

Ljubljana International Film Festival 2008

Winner
Kingfisher Award
Steve McQueen

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2009

Winner
ALFS Award
British Actor of the Year
Michael Fassbender
Breakthrough British Filmmaker
Steve McQueen
Nominee
ALFS Award
British Film of the Year
British Supporting Actor of the Year
Liam Cunningham
British Director of the Year
Steve McQueen

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2008

Winner
New Generation Award
Steve McQueen

Montréal Festival of New Cinema 2008

Winner
Acting Award
Michael Fassbender

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2009

Winner
NYFCC Award
Best First Film
Steve McQueen

Online Film & Television Association 2009

Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best First Feature
Steve McQueen

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2009

Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Breakthrough Filmmaker
Steve McQueen

Stockholm Film Festival 2008

Winner
Best Actor
Michael Fassbender
Winner
Best Directorial Debut
Steve McQueen
Nominee
Bronze Horse
Steve McQueen

Sydney Film Festival 2008

Winner
Sydney Film Prize
Steve McQueen

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2008

Winner
Grand Prize
Steve McQueen
For its outstanding powerful cinematic language, confident and passionate narrative.

Torino Film Festival 2008

Winner
Maurizio Collino Award - Special Mention
Steve McQueen

For the cinematographic maturity of a film that is able to articulate a dense and disturbing tale ... More

For the cinematographic maturity of a film that is able to articulate a dense and disturbing tale through the power of images that are both evocative and aseptic. A youthful gaze that places the body, conceived as the last bulwark of freedom, at the center of cinematographic language.


Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2009

Winner
TFCA Award
Best Picture
Tied with Inglourious Basterds (2009).
Best First Feature
Steve McQueen
Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Actor
Michael Fassbender
Best Director
Steve McQueen

Toronto International Film Festival 2008

Winner
Discovery Award
Steve McQueen

Venice Film Festival 2008

Winner
Gucci Prize
Steve McQueen

Village Voice Film Poll 2008

Nominee
VVFP Award
Best First Feature
3rd place.

Writers' Guild of Great Britain 2009

Winner
Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award
Best Feature Film Screenplay
Steve McQueen
Enda Walsh

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