Academy Awards, USA

Oscar [Nominee] (2003)

Best Music, Original Song
For the song "Burn It Blue".

Frida (2002)

Primetime Emmy Awards

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (1993)

Outstanding Individual Achievement in Costume Design for a Variety or Music Program

Oedipus Rex (1993)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee] (2011)

Lifetime Achievement Award

Ashland Independent Film Festival

Ashland Independent Film Award [Winner] (2012)

Artistic Achievement Award

Athena Film Festival

Athena List Winner [Winner] (2012)

Athena List

Awards Circuit Community Awards

ACCA [Nominee] (2007)

Best Director

Across the Universe (2007)

Bangkok International Film Festival

Golden Kinnaree Award [Nominee] (2003)

Best Film

Frida (2002)

Chicago International Film Festival

Gold Hugo [Nominee] (2002)

Best Feature

Frida (2002)

Chlotrudis Awards

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee] (2001)

Best Director

Titus (1999)

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee] (2001)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Titus (1999)

David di Donatello Awards

David [Nominee] (2008)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Across the Universe (2007)

Edgar Allan Poe Awards

Edgar [Nominee] (2000)

Best Motion Picture
William Shakespeare's nomination was posthumous.

Titus (1999)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

Oglethorpe Award for Excellence in Georgia Cinema [Nominee] (2021)


The Glorias (2020)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

Silver Ribbon [Nominee] (2008)

Best European Director (Regista del Miglior Film Europeo)

Across the Universe (2007)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

Sierra Award [Nominee] (2002)

Best Director

Frida (2002)

Sierra Award [Nominee] (2000)

Best Screenplay, Adapted

Titus (1999)

New York Women in Film & Television

Muse Award [Winner] (2007)


Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2000)

Best First Feature

Titus (1999)

Satellite Awards

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee] (2000)

Best Screenplay, Adapted

Titus (1999)

Venice Film Festival

Mimmo Rotella Foundation Award [Winner] (2002)


Frida (2002)

Golden Lion [Nominee] (2002)


Frida (2002)

World Soundtrack Awards

World Soundtrack Award [Nominee] (2003)

Best Original Song Written for a Film
For the song "Burn It Blue".

Frida (2002)