Academy Awards, USA

Special Achievement Award [Winner] (2018)


Carne y arena (2017)

Oscar [Winner] (2016)

Best Achievement in Directing

The Revenant (2015)

Oscar [Nominee] (2016)

Best Motion Picture of the Year

The Revenant (2015)

Oscar [Winner] (2015)

Best Motion Picture of the Year

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Oscar [Winner] (2015)

Best Achievement in Directing

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Oscar [Winner] (2015)

Best Writing, Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Oscar [Nominee] (2007)

Best Motion Picture of the Year

Babel (2006)

Oscar [Nominee] (2007)

Best Achievement in Directing

Babel (2006)

BAFTA Awards

David Lean Award for Direction [Winner] (2016)


The Revenant (2015)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Film

The Revenant (2015)

David Lean Award for Direction [Nominee] (2015)


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Film

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Film not in the English Language

Biutiful (2010)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2007)

Best Film

Babel (2006)

David Lean Award for Direction [Nominee] (2007)


Babel (2006)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner] (2002)

Best Film not in the English Language

Amores perros (2000)

AACTA International Awards

AACTA International Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Film

The Revenant (2015)

AACTA International Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Direction

The Revenant (2015)

AACTA International Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Film

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

AACTA International Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Direction

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

AACTA International Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

ACCEC Awards

ACCEC Award [Winner] (2007)

Best Foreign Film (Millor pel·lícula estrangera)

Babel (2006)

AFI Fest

Audience Award [Winner] (2000)

Best Feature Film

Amores perros (2000)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

EDA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

EDA Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Writing, Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

EDA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Picture

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

EDA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

EDA Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Non-English Language Film
Mexico/Spain

Biutiful (2010)

ALMA Awards

ALMA Award [Winner] (2007)

Outstanding Director - Motion Picture

Babel (2006)

Argentinean Film Critics Association Awards

Silver Condor [Winner] (2001)

Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)

Amores perros (2000)

Ariel Awards, Mexico

Silver Ariel [Winner] (2001)

Best First Work (Mejor Ópera Prima)

Amores perros (2000)

Silver Ariel [Winner] (2001)

Best Editing (Mejor Edición)

Amores perros (2000)

Silver Ariel [Winner] (2001)

Best Direction (Mejor Dirección)

Amores perros (2000)

ASECAN

ASECAN Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Foreign Film

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

ASECAN Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Spanish Film

Biutiful (2010)

ASECAN Award [Winner] (2002)

Best Foreign Film

Amores perros (2000)

Association of Polish Filmmakers Critics Awards

Honorable Mention [Winner] (2015)

Best Foreign Film

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Honorable Mention [Winner] (2006)

Best Foreign Film

Babel (2006)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

ACCA [Nominee] (2015)

Best Motion Picture

The Revenant (2015)

ACCA [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

ACCA [Winner] (2014)

Best Motion Picture

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

ACCA [Winner] (2014)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

ACCA [Nominee] (2014)

Best Director
Runner-Up

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

ACCA [Nominee] (2006)

Best Motion Picture

Babel (2006)

ACCA [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director

Babel (2006)

Bodil Awards

Bodil [Winner] (2017)

Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)

The Revenant (2015)

Streaming Award [Nominee] (2017)


The Revenant (2015)

Bodil [Nominee] (2011)

Best Non-American Film (Bedste ikke-amerikanske film)

Biutiful (2010)

Bodil [Winner] (2007)

Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)

Babel (2006)

Bodil [Nominee] (2002)

Best Non-American Film (Bedste ikke amerikanske film)

Amores perros (2000)

Bogota Film Festival

Golden Precolumbian Circle [Winner] (2000)

Best Film

Amores perros (2000)

Golden Precolumbian Circle [Winner] (2000)

Best Director

Amores perros (2000)

Audience Award [Winner] (2000)

Best Film

Amores perros (2000)

Bombay International Film Festival

Audience Choice Award [Winner] (2010)


Biutiful (2010)

Boston Online Film Critics Association

BOFCA Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

BSFC Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Screenplay
Tied with Richard Linklater for Boyhood (2014).

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

BSFC Award [Nominee] (2001)

Best New Filmmaker

Amores perros (2000)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

Critics Choice Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Foreign Language Film

Biutiful (2010)

Camerimage

Golden Frog [Nominee] (2022)

Main Competition

Bardo, falsa crónica de unas cuantas verdades (2022)

Cannes Film Festival

Palme d'Or [Nominee] (2010)


Biutiful (2010)

Best Director [Winner] (2006)


Babel (2006)

Prize of the Ecumenical Jury [Winner] (2006)


Babel (2006)

Palme d'Or [Nominee] (2006)


Babel (2006)

Critics Week Grand Prize [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Young Critics Award [Winner] (2000)

Best Feature

Amores perros (2000)

Grand Golden Rail [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Capri, Hollywood

Capri Visionary Movie Award [Winner] (2014)


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2004)

Best Screenplay, Original

21 Grams (2003)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director

Babel (2006)

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2002)

Most Promising Director

Chicago International Film Festival

Gold Hugo [Winner] (2000)

Best Film

Amores perros (2000)

Audience Choice Award [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Chlotrudis Awards

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee] (2002)

Best Director

Amores perros (2000)

Cinema Bloggers Awards, Portugal

Cinema Bloggers Award [Winner] (2016)

Best North American Film

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee] (2016)

Best Foreign-Language Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)
USA.

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee] (2008)

Best Foreign-Language Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)

Babel (2006)

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Winner] (2002)

Best Foreign-Language Film (Melhor Filme Estrangeiro)
Mexico.

Amores perros (2000)

Cinema for Peace Awards

Cinema for Peace Award [Nominee] (2011)

Most Valuable Film of the Year

Biutiful (2010)

Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain

CEC Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Film (Mejor Película)

Biutiful (2010)

CEC Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Screenplay, Original (Mejor Guión Original)

Biutiful (2010)

CEC Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Director (Mejor Director)

Biutiful (2010)

CinEuphoria Awards

CinEuphoria [Winner] (2016)

Top Ten of the Year - Audience Award

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

CinEuphoria [Nominee] (2016)

Best Film - International Competition

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

CinEuphoria [Winner] (2012)

Top Ten of the Year - International Competition

Biutiful (2010)

CinEuphoria [Nominee] (2012)

Best Film - International Competition

Biutiful (2010)

CinEuphoria [Nominee] (2012)

Best Director - International Competition

Biutiful (2010)

CinEuphoria [Nominee] (2012)

Best Screenplay - International Competition

Biutiful (2010)

CinEuphoria [Winner] (2010)

Top Films of the Decade - International Competition

Babel (2006)

César Awards, France

César [Winner] (2016)

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

César [Nominee] (2007)

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

Babel (2006)

César [Nominee] (2005)

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)
USA.

21 Grams (2003)

César [Nominee] (2003)

Best European Union Film (Meilleur film de l'Union Européenne)

11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

DFWFCA Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

DFWFCA Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

DFWFCA Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

DFWFCA Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director

Babel (2006)

Danish Film Awards (Robert)

Robert [Winner] (2017)

Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)

The Revenant (2015)

Robert [Winner] (2016)

Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Robert [Winner] (2007)

Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)

Babel (2006)

Robert [Nominee] (2005)

Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)

21 Grams (2003)

David di Donatello Awards

David [Winner] (2015)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)
United States

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

David [Winner] (2007)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Babel (2006)

Denver Film Critics Society

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

DFCS Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Detroit Film Critics Society Awards

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Directors Guild of America, USA

DGA Award [Winner] (2016)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film

The Revenant (2015)

DGA Award [Winner] (2015)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

DGA Award [Winner] (2013)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Commercials
Commercial: Best Job, Proctor and Gamble

DGA Award [Nominee] (2007)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Babel (2006)

Directors Guild of Great Britain

DGGB Award [Nominee] (2004)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in International Film

21 Grams (2003)

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

DFCC [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director
2nd place

The Revenant (2015)

DFCC [Winner] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Días de Cine Awards

Días de Cine Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Foreign Film
5th place

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Edinburgh International Film Festival

New Director's Award [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Empire Awards, UK

Empire Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (2002)


Amores perros (2000)

European Film Awards

Screen International Award [Nominee] (2003)


21 Grams (2003)

Fantasporto

International Fantasy Film Award [Winner] (2001)

Best Film

Amores perros (2000)

International Fantasy Film Award [Winner] (2001)

Best Director

Amores perros (2000)

Faro Island Film Festival

Golden Train Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Film

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Golden Train Award [Nominee] (2003)

Best Film

21 Grams (2003)

Golden Train Award [Nominee] (2000)

Best Film

Amores perros (2000)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

Independent Spirit Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Feature

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Special Distinction Award [Winner] (2004)


21 Grams (2003)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (2002)

Best Foreign Film

Amores perros (2000)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

FFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

FFCC Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

FFCC Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Fotogramas de Plata

Fotogramas de Plata [Winner] (2007)

Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)

Babel (2006)

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics

Dorian Award [Nominee] (2016)

Director of the Year

The Revenant (2015)

Dorian Award [Nominee] (2015)

Film Director of the Year

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Ghent International Film Festival

Grand Prix [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Globes de Cristal Awards, France

Globe de Cristal [Winner] (2017)

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

The Revenant (2015)

Gold Derby Awards

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2020)

Director of the Decade

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2020)

Original Screenplay of the Decade

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2016)

Motion Picture

The Revenant (2015)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2016)

Director

The Revenant (2015)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2015)

Motion Picture

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2015)

Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2015)

Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Golden Eagle Awards, Russia

Golden Eagle [Winner] (2017)

Best Foreign Film

The Revenant (2015)

Golden Eagle [Nominee] (2008)

Best Foreign Film

Babel (2006)

Golden Globes, USA

Golden Globe [Winner] (2016)

Best Director - Motion Picture

The Revenant (2015)

Golden Globe [Winner] (2015)

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Golden Globe [Nominee] (2007)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Babel (2006)

Golden Schmoes Awards

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director of the Year

The Revenant (2015)

Golden Schmoes [Winner] (2014)

Best Director of the Year

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2014)

Best Screenplay of the Year

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Gotham Awards

Gotham Independent Film Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Feature

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Audience Award [Nominee] (2014)


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

World Cinema Tribute Award [Winner] (2006)


Goya Awards

Goya [Nominee] (2011)

Best Original Screenplay (Mejor Guión Original)

Biutiful (2010)

Guldbagge Awards

Guldbagge [Nominee] (2007)

Best Foreign Film (Bästa utländska film)

Babel (2006)

Guldbagge [Nominee] (2005)

Best Foreign Film (Bästa utländska film)
USA.

21 Grams (2003)

Havana Film Festival

Coral [Winner] (2000)

Best First Work

Amores perros (2000)

Glauber Rocha Award [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Cuban Press Association Award [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Hellenic Film Academy Awards

Hellenic Film Academy Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Foreign Film

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

HFCS Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Huelva Latin American Film Festival

Rábida Award [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Image Awards (NAACP)

Image Award [Nominee] (2007)

Outstanding Directing in a Feature Film/Television Movie - Comedy or Drama

Babel (2006)

Imagen Foundation Awards

Imagen Award [Nominee] (2007)

Best Director - Film

Babel (2006)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

ICP Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director
6th place.

The Revenant (2015)

ICP Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Screenplay
5th place.

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

ICP Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Director
3rd place.

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

INOCA [Nominee] (2015)

Best Original Screenplay
2nd place. Tied with Only Lovers Left Alive (2013).

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

INOCA [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director
3rd place.

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

International Online Film Critics' Poll

IOFCP Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

IOFCP Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

IFC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

Silver Ribbon [Nominee] (2005)

Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)

21 Grams (2003)

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)

IOMA [Winner] (2015)

Best Director (Miglior regia)

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

IOMA [Nominee] (2015)

Best Picture (Miglior film)

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

IOMA [Nominee] (2015)

Best Original Screenplay (Miglior sceneggiatura originale)

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

KCFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

KCFCC Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Screenplay, Original

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Kinema Junpo Awards

Readers' Choice Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Foreign Language Film
(USA)

The Revenant (2015)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

Sierra Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Sierra Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Lleida Latin-American Film Festival

Best First Work [Winner] (2001)


Amores perros (2000)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

ALFS Award [Nominee] (2016)

Director of the Year

The Revenant (2015)

ALFS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Director of the Year

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

ALFS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Screenwriter of the Year

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

ALFS Award [Winner] (2002)

Director of the Year

Amores perros (2000)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

LAFCA Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

MTV Movie Awards, Latin America

MTV Movie Award [Winner] (2001)

MTV North Feed (mostly Mexico) - Favorite Film (Película de la Gente)

Amores perros (2000)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

NSFC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Nevada Film Critics Society

NFCS Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

New York Film Critics, Online

NYFCO Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

NCFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

NCFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Picture
8th Place

The Revenant (2015)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

OFTA Film Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Picture

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2004)

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

21 Grams (2003)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2002)

Best First Feature

Amores perros (2000)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2007)

Best Director

Babel (2006)

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2004)

Best Director

21 Grams (2003)

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2002)

Best Breakthrough Filmmaker

Amores perros (2000)

Oslo Films from the South Festival

Films from the South Award [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

Director of the Year Award [Winner] (2015)


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Director of the Year Award [Winner] (2007)


Babel (2006)

FIPRESCI Prize [Winner] (2001)


Amores perros (2000)

PGA Awards

PGA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

The Revenant (2015)

PGA Award [Winner] (2015)

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

PGA Award [Nominee] (2007)

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Babel (2006)

Phoenix Critics Circle

PCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

PCC Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

PCC Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

PFCS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

PFCS Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

PFCS Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Premios ACE

Premio ACE [Winner] (2000)

Cinema - Best Director

Amores perros (2000)

Russian Guild of Film Critics

White Elephant [Nominee] (2007)

Best Foreign Film

Babel (2006)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

SDFCS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

SDFCS Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

SDFCS Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

SFFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

SFFCC Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Screenplay, Original

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

SFFCC Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Sant Jordi Awards

Rosa de Sant Jordi Audience Award [Winner] (2007)

Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)

Babel (2006)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Outstanding Director of the Year Award [Winner] (2016)


The Revenant (2015)

Sarajevo Film Festival

Honorary Heart of Sarajevo [Winner] (2019)


Satellite Awards

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Screenplay, Adapted

The Revenant (2015)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Screenplay, Original

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2010)

Best Screenplay, Original

Biutiful (2010)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Director

Babel (2006)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Screenplay, Original

Babel (2006)

Screenwriters Choice Awards, Online

Screenplay Competition [Winner] (2014)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

Seattle Film Critics Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

Seattle Film Critics Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Seattle Film Critics Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Screenplay, Original

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

SESC Film Festival, Brazil

Audience Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Foreign Director (Melhor Diretor Estrangeiro)

The Revenant (2015)

Audience Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Foreign Director (Melhor Diretor Estrangeiro)

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Audience Award [Winner] (2008)

Best Foreign Director (Melhor Diretor Estrangeiro)

Babel (2006)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

SEFCA Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

SLFCA Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

SLFCA Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2010)

Best Original Screenplay

Biutiful (2010)

Stockholm Film Festival

Visionary Award [Winner] (2011)


São Paulo International Film Festival

International Jury Award - Honorable Mention [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Critics Award [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

International Jury Award [Nominee] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Tokyo International Film Festival

Tokyo Grand Prix [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Best Director Award [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

TFCA Award [Nominee] (2001)

Best First Feature

Amores perros (2000)

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

UFCA Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

UFCA Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Valdivia International Film Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2000)


Amores perros (2000)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

VFCC Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

VFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

VFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

Venice Film Festival

UNIMED Award [Winner] (2022)


Bardo, falsa crónica de unas cuantas verdades (2022)

Golden Lion [Nominee] (2022)

Best Film

Bardo, falsa crónica de unas cuantas verdades (2022)

Leoncino d'Oro Agiscuola Award [Winner] (2014)


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Future Film Festival Digital Award [Winner] (2014)


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Nazareno Taddei Award [Winner] (2014)


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Soundtrack Stars Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Soundtrack

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Golden Lion [Nominee] (2014)


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Golden Lion [Nominee] (2003)

Best Film

21 Grams (2003)

UNESCO Award [Winner] (2002)


11'09''01 - September 11 (2002)

Village Voice Film Poll

VVFP Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Screenplay

5th place. Tied with Calvary (2014), Inherent Vice... More

5th place. Tied with Calvary (2014), Inherent Vice (2014), Love Is Strange (2014), The Immigrant (2013) and Whiplash (2014).


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

VVFP Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Director

5th place. Tied with Paul Thomas Anderson for ... More

5th place. Tied with Paul Thomas Anderson for Inherent Vice (2014), Bong Joon Ho for Snowpiercer (2013) and David Fincher for Gone Girl (2014).


Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

WAFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

The Revenant (2015)

WAFCA Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Original Screenplay

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

WAFCA Award [Nominee] (2014)

Best Director

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)

Western Writers of America

Spur Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Western Drama Script (Fiction)

The Revenant (2015)

Zurich Film Festival

Career Achievement Award [Winner] (2011)