Primetime Emmy Awards

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2009)

Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special

Grey Gardens (2009)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (1998)

Outstanding Classical Music-Dance Program

Yo-Yo Ma Inspired by Bach (1997)

Avoriaz Fantastic Film Festival

C.S.T. Award [Winner] (1991)


White Room (1990)

Antennae II Award [Winner] (1991)


White Room (1990)

Grand Prize [Nominee] (1991)


White Room (1990)

Berlin International Film Festival

Golden Berlin Bear [Nominee] (1995)


When Night Is Falling (1995)

Canadian Screen Awards, CA

Canadian Screen Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Direction in a Comedy Program or Series
For the episode "Ridicule".

Michael: Every Day (2011)

Cannes Film Festival

Award of the Youth [Winner] (1987)

Foreign Film

I've Heard the Mermaids Singing (1987)

Chicago International Film Festival

Gold Hugo [Nominee] (1999)

Best Feature

Mansfield Park (1999)

Gold Hugo [Nominee] (1985)

Best Short Film

Passion: A Letter in 16mm (1985)

Chlotrudis Awards

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee] (2021)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Mouthpiece (2018)

Taskforce Award [Winner] (2001)


Chlotrudis Award [Nominee] (2000)

Best Screenplay

Mansfield Park (1999)

Directors Guild of Canada

Outstanding Directorial Achievement [Nominee] (2019)

Feature Film

Mouthpiece (2018)

DGC Craft Award [Nominee] (2009)

Direction - Feature Film

Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (2008)

Film by the Sea International Film Festival

Film and Literature Award [Nominee] (2016)


Into the Forest (2015)

Film Club's The Lost Weekend

Lost Weekend Award [Winner] (2019)

Best Story

Mouthpiece (2018)

Lost Weekend Award [Winner] (2019)

Avant Robot Award

Mouthpiece (2018)

Lost Weekend Award [Winner] (2019)

Best Director

Mouthpiece (2018)

Lost Weekend Award [Winner] (2019)

Best Film

Mouthpiece (2018)

Genie Awards

Genie [Nominee] (1991)

Best Original Song
For the song ???

White Room (1990)

Genie [Nominee] (1988)

Best Motion Picture

I've Heard the Mermaids Singing (1987)

Genie [Nominee] (1988)

Best Achievement in Direction

I've Heard the Mermaids Singing (1987)

Genie [Nominee] (1988)

Best Screenplay

I've Heard the Mermaids Singing (1987)

Grammy Awards

Grammy [Nominee] (1999)

Best Long Form Music Video

Bach Cello Suite #6: Six Gestures (1997)

Imagine Film Festival, NL

Black Tulip [Winner] (2016)

Best Feature Film

Into the Forest (2015)

International Emmy Awards

Emmy [Winner] (1998)

Outstanding Classical Music-Dance Programme

Bach Cello Suite #6: Six Gestures (1997)

Montréal World Film Festival

Grand Prix des Amériques [Nominee] (1999)


Mansfield Park (1999)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Television Award [Winner] (2009)

Best Writing of a Motion Picture or Miniseries

Grey Gardens (2009)

PEN Center USA West Literary Awards

Literary Award [Nominee] (2010)

Screenplay

Grey Gardens (2009)

São Paulo International Film Festival

Special Jury Award [Winner] (1997)


Yo-Yo Ma Inspired by Bach (1997)

Writers Guild of America, USA

WGA Award (TV) [Nominee] (2010)

Long Form - Original

Grey Gardens (2009)