Blackfish Poster

(2013)

Awards

BAFTA Awards 2014

Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Documentary
Gabriela Cowperthwaite

Abu Dhabi Film Festival 2013

Nominee
Black Pearl Award
Best Documentary Feature
Gabriela Cowperthwaite

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2013

Nominee
EDA Award
Best Documentary Feature Film
Gabriela Cowperthwaite
Nominee
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Woman Director
Gabriela Cowperthwaite

American Cinema Editors, USA 2014

Nominee
Eddie
Best Edited Documentary - Feature
Eli B. Despres

Australian Film Critics Association Awards 2014

Nominee
AFCA Award
Best Documentary (Local or International)

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2013

Nominee
ACCA
Best Documentary Feature Film

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 2013

Nominee
BSFC Award
Best Documentary

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2014

Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Documentary Feature

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2014

Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Documentary

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2013

Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Documentary

Cinema Eye Honors Awards, US 2014

Winner
Cinema Eye Honors Award
The Unforgettables
Tilikum
Nominee
Cinema Eye Audience Choice Prize
Gabriela Cowperthwaite
Nominee
Cinema Eye Honors Award
Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Score
Jeff Beal

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2013

Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Documentary

Denver Film Critics Society 2014

Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Documentary Film

Detroit Film Critics Society, US 2013

Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Documentary

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards 2013

Nominee
DFCC
Best Documentary

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 2013

Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Documentary

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) 2014

Nominee
Dorian Award
Documentary of the Year

Gold Derby Awards 2014

Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Documentary Feature
Gabriela Cowperthwaite

Golden Trailer Awards 2014

Winner
Golden Trailer
Best Documentary
Magnolia Pictures
Zealot Productions

Houston Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Documentary Feature

Indiewire Critics' Poll 2013

Nominee
ICP Award
Best Documentary
5th place.

International Documentary Association 2013

Nominee
IDA Award
Best Feature
Gabriela Cowperthwaite (director/writer)
Manny Oteyza (producer)
Eli B. Despres (writer)
Judy Bart (executive producer)
Erica Kahn (executive producer)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) 2014

Nominee
INOCA
Best Documentary
Gabriela Cowperthwaite
4th place. Tied with Cutie and the Boxer (2013).

Iowa Film Critics Awards 2014

Nominee
IFC Award
Best Documentary

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Winner
Sierra Award
Best Documentary

Miami Film Festival 2013

Nominee
Grand Jury Prize
Knight Documentary Competition
Gabriela Cowperthwaite

North Carolina Film Critics Association 2014

Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Documentary Film

Online Film & Television Association 2014

Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Documentary Picture
Manny Oteyza
Gabriela Cowperthwaite

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Documentary

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Documentary

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Documentary

San Francisco Film Critics Circle 2013

Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Documentary

Satellite Awards 2013

Winner
Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, Documentary

Seattle Film Critics Awards 2014

Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Documentary
Gabriela Cowperthwaite

Seattle International Film Festival 2013

Nominee
Golden Space Needle Award
Best Documentary
Gabriela Cowperthwaite
4th runner-up

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival 2013

Nominee
New Visions Award
Non Fiction
Gabriela Cowperthwaite

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2013

Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Documentary

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2013

Winner
SLFCA Award
Best Documentary Film

Sundance Film Festival 2013

Nominee
Grand Jury Prize
Documentary
Gabriela Cowperthwaite

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 2013

Nominee
UFCA Award
Best Documentary Feature Film

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2014

Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Documentary

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2013

Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Documentary

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