Joe Dante Poster

Awards

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

Saturn Award [Nominee] (1991)

Best Director

Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1990)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (1988)

Best Director

Innerspace (1987)

Saturn Award [Winner] (1985)

Best Director

Gremlins (1984)

Saturn Award [Winner] (1979)

Best Editing

Piranha (1978)

Amiens International Film Festival

Golden Unicorn for Career Achievement [Winner] (2011)


Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival

Critics Award [Winner] (1981)


The Howling (1981)

Biarritz International Festival of Audiovisual Programming

Golden FIPA [Winner] (1998)

Fiction

The Second Civil War (1997)

Brussels International Festival of Fantasy Film (BIFFF)

Silver Raven [Winner] (1993)


Matinee (1993)

CableACE Awards

CableACE [Nominee] (1997)

Directing a Movie or Miniseries

The Second Civil War (1997)

CableACE [Nominee] (1995)

Directing a Dramatic Series
For episode "Runaway Daughters"

Rebel Highway (1994)

Chicago International Film Festival

American Treasure Award [Winner] (2000)


Emerging Artist Award [Winner] (2000)


Cleveland International Film Festival

Best American Independent Feature Film [Nominee] (2019)


Nightmare Cinema (2018)

Fant, Bilbao Fantasy Film Festival

Estrella del Fant√°stico Award [Winner] (2018)

Honorary Award

Fantasia Film Festival

Lifetime Achievement Award [Winner] (2018)

Lifetime Acheivement Award

Fantasporto

International Fantasy Film Award [Nominee] (1984)

Best Film

Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)

Horrorhound Film Festival (H2F2)

Festival Award [Winner] (2018)

Best Feature

Camp Cold Brook (2018)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

Silver Ribbon [Nominee] (1998)

Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)

The Second Civil War (1997)

Locarno International Film Festival

Leopard of Honor [Winner] (1998)


Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards

Rondo Statuette [Nominee] (2015)

Best Movie

Burying the Ex (2014)

Rondo Statuette [Winner] (2014)

Best Website

Trailers from Hell (2007)

Rondo Statuette [Winner] (2007)

Best Website

Trailers from Hell (2007)

Hall Of Fame Plaque [Winner] (2006)

Monster Kid Hall Of Fame

Joe Dante is the director who knows where his ... More

Joe Dante is the director who knows where his audience has been, and how to turn the comfortable thrills of childhood into something surprising and wise.


Rondo Statuette [Nominee] (2005)

Best TV Presentation

Masters of Horror (2005)

Rondo Statuette [Nominee] (2003)

Best Genre Film

Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)

Shriekfest

Shriekfest Award [Winner] (2018)

Best Horror Feature

Camp Cold Brook (2018)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

Special Prize of the Jury [Winner] (2006)


Masters of Horror (2005)

Best Film [Nominee] (2006)


Masters of Horror (2005)

Best Film [Nominee] (1998)


Small Soldiers (1998)

Torino Film Festival

CinemAvvenire Award - Special Mention [Winner] (2005)

Cinema for Peace

Because starting with a genre structure that is ... More

Because starting with a genre structure that is part of a serial production, he has managed to create a train of thought that is free of periphrases and hypocrisy about how a nation has repressed certain aspects of its conduct. His form is a stern j'accuse of a society that can't come to terms with its own feelings of guilt.


Homecoming (2005)

Venice Film Festival

3-D Award [Winner] (2009)


The Hole (2009)