Abu Dhabi Film Festival

Black Pearl Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Narrative Feature

Ghesse-ha (2014)

Black Pearl Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Narrative Feature

Ghesse-ha (2014)

Asia Pacific Screen Awards

Jury Grand Prize [Winner] (2014)


Ghesse-ha (2014)

Asia Pacific Screen Award [Nominee] (2014)

Achievement in Directing

Ghesse-ha (2014)

Asia Pacific Screen Award [Winner] (2007)

Achievement in Directing

Khoon bazi (2006)

Fajr Film Festival

Crystal Simorgh [Nominee] (2014)

Best Film

Ghesse-ha (2014)

Crystal Simorgh [Winner] (2007)

Best Screenplay

Khoon bazi (2006)

Special Jury Award [Winner] (2004)

Best Directing

Gilane (2005)

Special Jury Award [Winner] (1998)

International Competition

Banoo-Ye Ordibehesht (1998)

Crystal Simorgh [Winner] (1992)

Best Director

Nargess (1992)

Hamburg Film Festival

Political Film Award [Nominee] (2014)


Ghesse-ha (2014)

Hong Kong International Film Festival

SIGNIS Award [Nominee] (2015)


Ghesse-ha (2014)

International Crime and Punishment Film Festival

Cinema Honor Award [Winner] (2016)

Cinema Honor Award

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

Netpac Award [Winner] (2001)


Zir-e poost-e shahr (2001)

Locarno International Film Festival

Netpac Award - Special Mention [Winner] (2002)


Ruz-egar-e ma (2002)

Bronze Leopard [Winner] (1995)


Rusari Abi (1995)

Golden Leopard [Nominee] (1995)


Rusari Abi (1995)

Montréal World Film Festival

FIPRESCI Prize - Special Mention [Winner] (1998)


Banoo-Ye Ordibehesht (1998)

Grand Prix des Amériques [Nominee] (1998)


Banoo-Ye Ordibehesht (1998)

Moscow International Film Festival

Special Jury Prize [Winner] (2001)


Zir-e poost-e shahr (2001)

Golden St. George [Nominee] (2001)


Zir-e poost-e shahr (2001)

Sydney Film Festival

Sydney Film Prize [Nominee] (2015)

Best Film
Iran.

Ghesse-ha (2014)

Thessaloniki Film Festival

FIPRESCI Prize [Winner] (1995)

New Horizons Section

Rusari Abi (1995)

Torino Film Festival

Holden Award for Best Script - Special Mention [Winner] (2001)


Zir-e poost-e shahr (2001)

Achille Valdata Audience Award [Winner] (2001)

Best Feature Film

Zir-e poost-e shahr (2001)

CinemAvvenire Award [Winner] (2001)

Best Feature Film

Zir-e poost-e shahr (2001)

Prize of the City of Torino [Nominee] (2001)

Best Feature Film

Zir-e poost-e shahr (2001)

Tribeca Film Festival

Jury Award [Nominee] (2005)

Best Narrative Feature

Gilane (2005)

Jury Award [Nominee] (2003)

Best Documentary > 2 Feature

Ruz-egar-e ma (2002)

Venice Film Festival

Best Screenplay [Winner] (2014)


Ghesse-ha (2014)

Golden Lion [Nominee] (2014)


Ghesse-ha (2014)

Vesoul Asian Film Festival

Netpac Award [Winner] (2006)


Gilane (2005)

Golden Wheel [Nominee] (2006)


Gilane (2005)