Wadjda Poster

(2012)

Awards

BAFTA Awards 2014

Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film not in the English Language
Haifaa Al-Mansour
Gerhard Meixner
Roman Paul

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2013

Winner
EDA Female Focus Award
Outstanding Achievement by a Woman in the Film Industry
Haifaa Al-Mansour
For challenging the limitations placed on women within her culture.
Nominee
EDA Award
Best Non-English Language Film
Haifaa Al-Mansour
Saudi Arabia

Amanda Awards, Norway 2014

Nominee
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske kinofilm)
Haifaa Al-Mansour (director)
Saudi Arabia / Germany.

Asia Pacific Screen Awards 2013

Nominee
Asia Pacific Screen Award
Best Children's Feature Film
Roman Paul (producer)
Gerhard Meixner (producer)
Amr Alkahtani (co-producer)

Australian Film Critics Association Awards 2015

Nominee
AFCA Award
Best International Film (Foreign Language)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 2013

Winner
BSFC Award
Best Foreign Language Film

British Film Institute Awards 2012

Nominee
Sutherland Trophy
Haifaa Al-Mansour

British Independent Film Awards 2013

Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best International Independent Film

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2014

Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Foreign Language Film

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2013

Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Foreign Language Film

Dubai International Film Festival 2012

Winner
Muhr Arab Award
Best Actress - Feature
Waad Mohammed
Best Film - Feature
Roman Paul
Gerhard Meixner

Durban International Film Festival 2013

Winner
Best First Feature Film
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Film Independent Spirit Awards 2014

Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best First Feature
Haifaa Al-Mansour (director)
Gerhard Meixner (producer)
Roman Paul (Roman Paul)

Fribourg International Film Festival 2013

Winner
Audience Award
Haifaa Al-Mansour
Nominee
Grand Prix
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Guild of German Art House Cinemas 2013

Winner
Guild Film Award - Gold
Foreign Film (Ausländischer Film)
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Göteborg Film Festival 2013

Winner
Audience Award
Best Feature Film
Haifaa Al-Mansour
Nominee
International Debut Award
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Houston Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Foreign Language Film

Indiewire Critics' Poll 2013

Nominee
ICP Award
Best First Feature
Haifaa Al-Mansour
2nd place.

London Film Festival 2012

Nominee
Sutherland Award
First Feature Competition
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Los Angeles Film Festival 2013

Winner
Audience Award
Best International Feature
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Melbourne International Film Festival 2013

Nominee
Most Popular Feature Film
Haifaa Al-Mansour
3rd Runner-up

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2014

Nominee
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Sound Effects, Foley, Dialogue and ADR in a Foreign Feature Film
Sebastian Schmidt (supervising sound editor)
Christoph Wieczorek (supervising foley editor)
Sebastian Heyser (supervising dialogue and adr editor)
Marc Meusinger (adr editor)

Munich Film Festival 2013

Winner
Bernhard Wicki Film Award
Honorary Prize
Haifaa Al-Mansour (director)

National Board of Review, USA 2013

Winner
Freedom of Expression Award

Nuremberg International Human Rights Film Festival 2013

Nominee
Open Eyes Jury Award
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Film Not in the English Language
Saudi Arabia

Oslo Films from the South Festival 2013

Nominee
Silver Mirror Award
Best Feature
Haifaa Al-Mansour (director)

Palm Springs International Film Festival 2013

Winner
Directors to Watch
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Rotterdam International Film Festival 2013

Winner
Dioraphte Award
Haifaa Al-Mansour

San Francisco Film Critics Circle 2013

Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Foreign Language Picture

Satellite Awards 2013

Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, International Film
Saudi Arabia

Seattle Film Critics Awards 2014

Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Foreign-Language Film
Haifaa Al-Mansour

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2013

Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Foreign Language Film
Saudi Arabia / Germany

Sydney Film Festival 2013

Nominee
Sydney Film Prize
Best Film
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2012

Winner
Don Quixote Award - Special Mention
Haifaa Al-Mansour

The Jury is impressed by the courage of the director Haifaa Al-Mansour for formulation a desire of ... More

The Jury is impressed by the courage of the director Haifaa Al-Mansour for formulation a desire of an Islamic society that fully accepts equal rights for men and women. Especially the young actors give the hope that Saudi Arabia will transport peacefully into a modern society.

Winner
Netpac Award
Haifaa Al-Mansour
A bold movie with an uplifting spirit, narrated in a simple, touching and masterful way.
Nominee
Grand Prize
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Traverse City Film Festival 2013

Winner
Roger Ebert Prize
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Tromsø International Film Festival 2013

Winner
Norwegian Peace Film Award
Best Film
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Vancouver International Film Festival 2013

Winner
Most Popular International First Feature
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Venice Film Festival 2012

Winner
'CinemAvvenire' Award
Best Film - Il cerchio non è rotondo Award
Haifaa Al-Mansour
Winner
C.I.C.A.E. Award
Haifaa Al-Mansour
Winner
Interfilm Award
Haifaa Al-Mansour
Nominee
Venice Horizons Award
Best Film
Haifaa Al-Mansour

Village Voice Film Poll 2013

Nominee
VVFP Award
Best First Feature
2nd place.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2013

Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Youth Performance
Waad Mohammed
Best Foreign Language Film

Women Film Critics Circle Awards 2013

Winner
WFCC Award
Best Foreign Film by or About Women
Nominee
Adrienne Shelly Award
Nominee
Karen Morley Award
Nominee
WFCC Award
Best Young Actress
Waad Mohammed
Best Equality of the Sexes

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