Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of Argentina

Award of the Argentinean Academy [Nominee] (2006)

Best Foreign Film
Iran.

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Adelaide Film Festival

International Feature Award [Nominee] (2007)

Best Feature

Niwemang (2006)

Anonimul International Independent Film Festival

Anonimul Trophy [Winner] (2005)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

Silver Condor [Nominee] (2007)

Best Foreign Film, Not in the Spanish Language (Mejor Película Extranjera)
Iran/France/Iraq.

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Asia Pacific Screen Awards

Asia Pacific Screen Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Documentary Feature Film

A Flag Without a Country (2015)

Asian Film Awards

Asian Film Award [Winner] (2013)

Best Production Designer

Fasle kargadan (2012)

Aspen Shortsfest

Horizon Award [Winner] (1999)


Zendegi dar meh (1999)

Berlin International Film Festival

Crystal Bear - Special Mention [Winner] (2005)

14plus: Best Feature Film

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Peace Film Award [Winner] (2005)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Buster International Children's Film Festival

Buster's Grand Prix [Winner] (2001)


Zamani barayé masti asbha (2000)

Cannes Film Festival

Un Certain Regard - Special Jury Prize [Winner] (2009)


Kasi az gorbehaye irani khabar nadareh (2009)

François Chalais Award [Winner] (2009)


Kasi az gorbehaye irani khabar nadareh (2009)

Un Certain Regard Award [Nominee] (2009)


Kasi az gorbehaye irani khabar nadareh (2009)

François Chalais Award [Winner] (2002)


Gomgashtei dar Aragh (2002)

Un Certain Regard Award [Nominee] (2002)


Gomgashtei dar Aragh (2002)

Golden Camera [Winner] (2000)


Zamani barayé masti asbha (2000)

FIPRESCI Prize [Winner] (2000)

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Zamani barayé masti asbha (2000)

Chicago International Film Festival

Audience Choice Award [Nominee] (2014)

Audience Choice Award

Words with Gods (2014)

Gold Hugo [Nominee] (2012)

Best International Feature

Fasle kargadan (2012)

Silver Hugo [Winner] (2004)

Jury Special Prize

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Gold Plaque [Winner] (2002)


Gomgashtei dar Aragh (2002)

Silver Hugo [Winner] (2000)

Special Jury Prize

Zamani barayé masti asbha (2000)

Cinema Bloggers Awards, Portugal

Cinema Bloggers Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Asian Film
Iran

Fasle kargadan (2012)

Cinematexas International Short Film Festival

Special Jury Prize [Winner] (1999)

International Competition

Zendegi dar meh (1999)

Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival

Special Jury Award [Winner] (1999)

International Competition

Zendegi dar meh (1999)

Special Mention of the Youth Jury [Winner] (1999)

International Competition

Zendegi dar meh (1999)

Corto Imola Festival

Best International Film [Winner] (1999)


Zendegi dar meh (1999)

Festróia - Tróia International Film Festival

Golden Dolphin [Winner] (2005)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (2001)

Best Foreign Film
France/Iran.

Zamani barayé masti asbha (2000)

Fribourg International Film Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2005)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

E-Changer Award [Winner] (2005)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Grand Prix [Nominee] (2005)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival

President Award [Winner] (2004)

Humanitarian Award

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Jury Award [Winner] (1999)

Best Documentary
Tied with The Children of Chabannes (1999).

Zendegi dar meh (1999)

Gijón International Film Festival

Grand Prix Asturias [Nominee] (2002)

Best Feature

Gomgashtei dar Aragh (2002)

Special Jury Award [Winner] (2000)


Zamani barayé masti asbha (2000)

Grand Prix Asturias [Nominee] (2000)

Best Feature

Zamani barayé masti asbha (2000)

Isfahan International Festival of Films for Children & Young Adults

Golden Butterfly [Winner] (2004)

Best Film

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Istanbul International Film Festival

People's Choice Award [Winner] (2007)

International Competition

Niwemang (2006)

Golden Tulip [Nominee] (2003)


Gomgashtei dar Aragh (2002)

Mexico City International Contemporary Film Festival

Festival Award [Winner] (2005)

Best Film

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Audience Award [Winner] (2005)

Best Narrative Feature

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Miami Film Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2010)

World Competition

Kasi az gorbehaye irani khabar nadareh (2009)

Special Mention [Winner] (2010)

World Competition

Kasi az gorbehaye irani khabar nadareh (2009)

Grand Jury Prize [Nominee] (2010)

World Competition

Kasi az gorbehaye irani khabar nadareh (2009)

NatFilm Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2005)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Rotterdam International Film Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2005)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2005)

Best Narrative

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

Golden Seashell [Nominee] (2012)


Fasle kargadan (2012)

Golden Seashell [Winner] (2006)


Niwemang (2006)

FIPRESCI Prize [Winner] (2006)


Niwemang (2006)

Golden Seashell [Winner] (2004)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

CEC Award for Best Film [Winner] (2004)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Santa Fe Film Festival

Luminaria [Winner] (2000)

Best Feature

Zamani barayé masti asbha (2000)

Sarajevo Film Festival

Best First Feature - Honorable Mention [Winner] (2001)


Zamani barayé masti asbha (2000)

St. Petersburg Message to Man Film Festival

Golden Centaur Award [Winner] (1999)


Zendegi dar meh (1999)

Sundance Film Festival

Grand Jury Prize [Nominee] (2016)

World Cinema - Documentary

A Flag Without a Country (2015)

SXSW Film Festival

Audience Award [Nominee] (2010)

24 Beats Per Second

Kasi az gorbehaye irani khabar nadareh (2009)

São Paulo International Film Festival

Humanitarian Award [Nominee] (2020)

Best Film

Life on the Road (2020)

Critics Award [Winner] (2009)

Best Feature Film

Kasi az gorbehaye irani khabar nadareh (2009)

International Jury Award - Honorable Mention [Winner] (2004)

Feature Film

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Audience Award [Winner] (2004)

Best Foreign Feature Film

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

International Jury Award [Nominee] (2004)

Best Feature Film

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

International Jury Award [Winner] (2002)

Best Feature Film

Gomgashtei dar Aragh (2002)

International Jury Award [Winner] (2000)


Zamani barayé masti asbha (2000)

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival

Grand Prize [Nominee] (2012)


Fasle kargadan (2012)

Netpac Award [Winner] (2009)


Kasi az gorbehaye irani khabar nadareh (2009)

Just Film Award - Special Mention [Winner] (2005)

Youth Jury

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Tbilisi International Film Festival

Golden Prometheus [Winner] (2005)

Best Film

Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Tokyo FILMeX

Special Jury Prize [Winner] (2009)


Kasi az gorbehaye irani khabar nadareh (2009)

Grand Prize [Nominee] (2009)


Kasi az gorbehaye irani khabar nadareh (2009)

Grand Prize [Nominee] (2006)


Niwemang (2006)

Special Jury Prize [Winner] (2004)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Audience Award [Winner] (2004)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Grand Prize [Nominee] (2004)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Tokyo International Film Festival

Tokyo Grand Prix [Nominee] (2021)

Best Film

The Four Walls (2021)

Tokyo Grand Prix [Nominee] (2002)


Gomgashtei dar Aragh (2002)

Tribeca Film Festival

Special Mention [Winner] (2007)

Screenplay

Niwemang (2006)

Jury Award [Nominee] (2007)

Best Narrative Feature

Niwemang (2006)

Tromsø International Film Festival

Aurora Award [Winner] (2005)


Lakposhtha parvaz mikonand (2004)

Aurora Award - Special Mention [Winner] (2003)


Gomgashtei dar Aragh (2002)

Don Quixote Award - Special Mention [Winner] (2003)


Gomgashtei dar Aragh (2002)

Don Quixote Award [Winner] (2001)


Zamani barayé masti asbha (2000)

Vesoul Asian Film Festival

Golden Wheel [Nominee] (2003)


Gomgashtei dar Aragh (2002)

Vila do Conde International Short Film Festival

Grand Prize [Winner] (1999)

Fiction

Zendegi dar meh (1999)

RTP Onda Curta Award [Winner] (1999)


Zendegi dar meh (1999)