Medicine for Melancholy Poster

Awards

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) 2009

Winner
AAFCA Award
Top 10 Films
8th place

Chicago International Film Festival 2008

Nominee
Gold Hugo
New Directors Competition
Barry Jenkins (director)

Film Independent Spirit Awards 2009

Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best First Feature
Barry Jenkins (director)
Justin Barber (producer)
Best Cinematography
James Laxton
Nominee
Someone to Watch Award
Barry Jenkins

Gotham Awards 2008

Nominee
Gotham Independent Film Award
Breakthrough Director
Barry Jenkins

Image Awards (NAACP) 2010

Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Independent Motion Picture

Indiewire Critics' Poll 2009

Nominee
ICP Award
Best First Feature
Barry Jenkins
5th place. Tied with A Single Man (2009) and Tulpan (2008).

Los Angeles Film Festival 2008

Nominee
Filmmaker Award
Best Narrative Feature
Barry Jenkins

Mar del Plata Film Festival 2008

Nominee
Best Film
International Competition
Barry Jenkins

San Francisco Film Critics Circle 2009

Winner
Marlon Riggs Award
Barry Jenkins
In recognition of the film.

Sarasota Film Festival 2008

Winner
Special Jury Prize
Best Cinematography
James Laxton

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