Australian Film Institute

AFI International Award [Nominee] (2006)

Excellence in Filmmaking
(Producing/direction/screenplay).

The World's Fastest Indian (2005)

Cannes Film Festival

Palme d'Or [Nominee] (1984)


The Bounty (1984)

High Falls Film Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2005)

Best Feature

The World's Fastest Indian (2005)

New Zealand Screen Awards

New Zealand Screen Award [Winner] (2006)

Best Picture

The World's Fastest Indian (2005)

New Zealand Screen Award [Winner] (2006)

Best Achievement in Directing

The World's Fastest Indian (2005)

New Zealand Screen Award [Winner] (2006)

Best Screenplay

The World's Fastest Indian (2005)

Razzie Awards

Razzie Award [Nominee] (1989)

Worst Director

Cocktail (1988)

San Sebasti√°n International Film Festival

Golden Seashell [Nominee] (2005)


The World's Fastest Indian (2005)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

Best Film [Nominee] (1995)


Species (1995)

Taormina International Film Festival

Golden Charybdis [Nominee] (1978)


Sleeping Dogs (1977)

Yoga Awards

Yoga Award [Nominee] (1990)

Worst Foreign Film

Cocktail (1988)