Melancholia Poster

(2011)

Awards

AACTA International Awards 2012

Nominee
AACTA International Award
Best Screenplay
Lars von Trier
Best Direction
Lars von Trier
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
Best Film
Meta Louise Foldager Sørensen
Louise Vesth

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA 2012

Winner
Saturn Award
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
Nominee
Saturn Award
Best Supporting Actress
Charlotte Gainsbourg
Best International Film

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2012

Winner
EDA Special Mention Award
Best Depiction of Nudity, Sexuality, or Seduction
Kirsten Dunst
For the scene of Justine in the moonlight. Tied with Michael Fassbender for Shame (2011).
Nominee
EDA Award
Best Picture
Meta Louise Foldager Sørensen
Louise Vesth
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
Best Cinematography
Manuel Alberto Claro

Association of Polish Filmmakers Critics Awards 2011

Winner
Honorable Mention
Best Foreign Film
Lars von Trier (director)

Austin Film Critics Association 2011

Nominee
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Film

Australian Film Critics Association Awards 2012

Nominee
AFCA Award
Best International Film (English Language)

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2011

Nominee
Honorable Mentions (The Next Ten Best Picture Contenders)
Honorable Mentions

Bodil Awards 2012

Winner
Bodil
Best Film (Bedste danske film)
Lars von Trier
Best Cinematography (Bedste filmfotograf)
Manuel Alberto Claro
For Frit fald
Nominee
Bodil
Best Actress (Bedste kvindelige hovedrolle)
Kirsten Dunst
Best Supporting Actor (Bedste mandlige birolle)
Kiefer Sutherland
Best Supporting Actor (Bedste mandlige birolle)
John Hurt
Best Supporting Actress (Bedste kvindelige birolle)
Charlotte Gainsbourg
Best Supporting Actress (Bedste kvindelige birolle)
Charlotte Rampling

Camerimage 2011

Nominee
Golden Frog
Main Competition
Manuel Alberto Claro

Cannes Film Festival 2011

Winner
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
Nominee
Palme d'Or
Lars von Trier

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2012

Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
Best Director
Lars von Trier
Best Cinematography
Manuel Alberto Claro
Best Picture
4th place

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2011

Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
Best Cinematography
Manuel Alberto Claro

Chlotrudis Awards 2012

Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
Best Production Design
Jette Lehmann
Best Cinematography
Manuel Alberto Claro
Best Director
Lars von Trier

Costume Designers Guild Awards 2012

Nominee
CDG Award
Excellence in Contemporary Film
Manon Rasmussen

César Awards, France 2012

Nominee
César
Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
Lars von Trier

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2011

Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst

David di Donatello Awards 2012

Nominee
David
Best European Film (Miglior Film dell'Unione Europea)
Lars von Trier

Denver Film Critics Society 2012

Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Lars von Trier
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst

European Film Awards 2011

Winner
Carlo di Palma Award
European Cinematographer
Manuel Alberto Claro
Winner
European Film Award
European Production Designer
Jette Lehmann
European Film
Lars von Trier
Meta Louise Foldager Sørensen
Louise Vesth
Nominee
European Film Award
European Actress
Charlotte Gainsbourg
European Actress
Kirsten Dunst
European Director
Lars von Trier
European Editor
Molly Malene Stensgaard
European Screenwriter
Lars von Trier

Film Independent Spirit Awards 2012

Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best International Film
Lars von Trier
Denmark, Sweden, France, Germany

French Syndicate of Cinema Critics 2012

Winner
Critics Award
Best Foreign Film
Lars von Trier

Gaudí Awards 2012

Nominee
Gaudí Award
Best European Film (Millor Pel·lícula Europea)
Lars von Trier (director/writer)
Zentropa Entertainments
Memfis Film
Zentropa International Sweden
Denmark/Germany/Sweden

Golden Eagle Awards, Russia 2012

Nominee
Golden Eagle
Best Foreign Film

Golden Schmoes Awards 2011

Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Trippiest Movie of the Year

Gopo Awards, Romania 2012

Winner
Gopos Award
Best European Film
Lars von Trier

Goya Awards 2012

Nominee
Goya
Best European Film (Mejor Película Europea)
Lars von Trier

Hamptons International Film Festival 2011

Winner
Breakthrough Performer
Alexander Skarsgård

Indiewire Critics' Poll 2011

Nominee
ICP Award
Best Ensemble
5th place. Tied with The Descendants (2011), House of Tolerance (2011) and Midnight in Paris (2011).
Best Film
2nd place.
Best Lead Performance
Kirsten Dunst
5th place.
Best Director
Lars von Trier
2nd place. Tied with Martin Scorsese for Hugo (2011).
Best Cinematography
Manuel Alberto Claro
3rd place. Tied with Drive (2011).

International Cinephile Society Awards 2012

Nominee
ICS Award
Best Picture
11th place.
Best Cinematography
Manuel Alberto Claro

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) 2012

Nominee
INOCA
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
Best Director
Lars von Trier
Best Cinematography
Manuel Alberto Claro

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 2012

Nominee
Silver Ribbon
Best European Director (Regista del Miglior Film Europeo)
Lars von Trier

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA) 2012

Winner
IOMA
Special Prize for the Best European Film (Premio speciale al miglior film europeo)
Lars von Trier
Nominee
IOMA
Best Actress (Miglior attrice protagonista)
Kirsten Dunst
Best Director (Miglior regia)
Lars von Trier
Best Supporting Actress (Miglior attrice non protagonista)
Charlotte Gainsbourg
Best Original Screenplay (Miglior sceneggiatura originale)
Lars von Trier
Best Cinematography (Miglior fotografia)
Manuel Alberto Claro

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 2011

Winner
KCFCC Award
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2012

Nominee
ALFS Award
Actress of the Year
Kirsten Dunst
Technical Achievement of the Year
Manuel Alberto Claro
For cinematography

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2011

Nominee
LAFCA Award
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 2012

Winner
NSFC Award
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
Best Film
Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Director
Lars von Trier
Best Cinematography
Manuel Alberto Claro

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2011

Nominee
NYFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Lars von Trier
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
Best Cinematographer
Manuel Alberto Claro

New York Film Critics, Online 2011

Winner
NYFCO Award
Top Films of the Year

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards 2011

Nominee
OFCC Award
Best Film
8th place

Ole Awards 2012

Winner
Ole
Best Film (Bedste film)
Lars von Trier
Best Actress (Bedste kvindelige hovedrolle)
Kirsten Dunst
Best Supporting Actress (Bedste kvindelige birolle)
Charlotte Gainsbourg

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2012

Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Director
Lars von Trier
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
Best Cinematography
Manuel Alberto Claro

Polish Film Awards 2012

Nominee
Eagle
Best European Film (Najlepszy Film Europejski)

Rembrandt Awards 2012

Nominee
Rembrandt Award
Best International Actress (Beste Buitenlandse Actrice)
Kirsten Dunst

Robert Festival 2012

Winner
Robert
Best Film (Årets danske spillefilm)
Lars von Trier (director)
Meta Louise Foldager Sørensen (producer)
Louise Vesth (producer)
Best Actress (Årets kvindelige hovedrolle)
Kirsten Dunst
Best Supporting Actress (Årets kvindelige birolle)
Charlotte Gainsbourg
Best Director (Årets instruktør)
Lars von Trier
Best Cinematography (Årets fotograf)
Manuel Alberto Claro
Best Screenplay (Årets manuskript)
Lars von Trier
Best Production Design (Årets scenograf)
Jette Lehmann
Best Sound (Årets lyd/sounddesign)
Kristian Eidnes Andersen
Best Editor (Årets klipper)
Molly Malene Stensgaard
Best Special Effects (Årets special effects)
Hummer Højmark
Peter Hjorth
Nominee
Robert
Best Supporting Actor (Årets mandlige birolle)
Alexander Skarsgård
Best Costume Design (Årets kostumier)
Manon Rasmussen
Best Make-Up (Årets sminkør)
Dennis Knudsen
Linda Boije af Gennäs

Russian Guild of Film Critics 2012

Nominee
White Elephant
Best Foreign Film
Lars von Trier

Sant Jordi Awards 2012

Winner
Sant Jordi
Best Foreign Actress (Mejor Actriz Extranjera)
Kirsten Dunst

SESC Film Festival, Brazil 2012

Winner
Critics Award
Best Foreign Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)
Lars von Trier
Best Foreign Actress (Melhor Atriz Estrangeira)
Kirsten Dunst

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2011

Nominee
SLFCA Award
Special Merit (for best scene, cinematic technique or other memorable aspect or moment)
For the last scene.

Sun in a Net Awards, Slovakia 2012

Winner
Sun in a Net
Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)
Lars von Trier
Denmark/USA.

Village Voice Film Poll 2011

Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Film
3rd place.
Best Actress
Kirsten Dunst
3rd place.
Best Director
Lars von Trier
2nd place.
Best Supporting Actor
Kiefer Sutherland
10th place.
Best Supporting Actress
Charlotte Gainsbourg
9th place.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2011

Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Cinematography
Manuel Alberto Claro

Women Film Critics Circle Awards 2011

Winner
WFCC Award
Worst Female Images in a Movie

Zulu Awards 2012

Nominee
Zulu
Best Film (Årets danske film)
Lars von Trier (director)
Meta Louise Foldager Sørensen (producer)
Louise Vesth (producer)
Peter Aalbæk Jensen (executive producer)
Peter Garde (executive producer)

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