Academy Awards, USA

Oscar [Nominee] (2017)

Best Achievement in Directing

Arrival (2016)

BAFTA Awards

David Lean Award for Direction [Nominee] (2018)


Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

David Lean Award for Direction [Nominee] (2017)


Arrival (2016)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best Film Not in the English Language

Incendies (2010)

AACTA International Awards

AACTA International Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Direction

Arrival (2016)

Abu Dhabi Film Festival

Black Pearl Award [Nominee] (2013)

Best Narrative Feature

Enemy (2013)

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Director

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Saturn Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Adelaide Film Festival

International Feature Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Feature

Incendies (2010)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

EDA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Amanda Awards, Norway

Amanda [Nominee] (2017)

Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske spillefilm)
USA.

Arrival (2016)

Anchorage International Film Festival

Best Short Film [Winner] (2009)

Short Film

Next Floor (2008)

Aspen Shortsfest

Jury Award [Winner] (2009)

Best Drama
Tied with Netherland Dwarf (2008).

Next Floor (2008)

Atlantic Film Festival

Canadian Award [Winner] (2010)

Best Canadian Feature

Incendies (2010)

Canadian Award [Winner] (2008)

Short Film

Next Floor (2008)

Austin Film Critics Association

AFCA Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Director

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

AFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Avignon Film Festival

Prix SACD [Winner] (2001)


Maelström (2000)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

ACCA [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

ACCA [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Berlin International Film Festival

FIPRESCI Prize [Winner] (2001)

Panorama

For its innovative dramatic structure, its ... More

For its innovative dramatic structure, its playfulness, and its contemporary sensibility.


Maelström (2000)

Bodil Awards

Bodil [Nominee] (2018)

Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Bodil [Nominee] (2017)

Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)

Arrival (2016)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Calgary International Film Festival

Best Canadian Short [Winner] (2008)

Best Short Film

Next Floor (2008)

Canadian Screen Awards, CA

Canadian Screen Award [Winner] (2014)

Achievement in Direction

Enemy (2013)

Cannes Film Festival

Palme d'Or [Nominee] (2015)


Sicario (2015)

C.I.C.A.E. Award [Nominee] (2009)


Polytechnique (2009)

Canal+ Award [Winner] (2008)


Next Floor (2008)

Discovery Award [Nominee] (2008)


Next Floor (2008)

Un Certain Regard Award [Nominee] (1998)


Un 32 août sur terre (1998)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Sicario (2015)

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee] (2018)

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

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Winner] (2017)

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

Arrival (2016)

CinEuphoria Awards

CinEuphoria [Winner] (2015)

Top Ten of the Year - International Competition

Enemy (2013)

CinEuphoria [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director - International Competition

Enemy (2013)

CinEuphoria [Nominee] (2015)

Best Film - International Competition

Enemy (2013)

Cinéfest Sudbury

Audience Award [Winner] (2010)


Incendies (2010)

César Awards, France

César [Nominee] (2012)

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

Incendies (2010)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

DFWFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director
5th place

Arrival (2016)

DFWFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director
5th place

Sicario (2015)

Danish Film Awards (Robert)

Robert [Nominee] (2018)

Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Robert [Nominee] (2017)

Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)

Arrival (2016)

David di Donatello Awards

David [Nominee] (2011)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Incendies (2010)

Denver Film Critics Society

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Directors Guild of America, USA

DGA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film

Arrival (2016)

Directors Guild of Canada

DGC Team Award [Winner] (2014)

Feature Film

Enemy (2013)

Dragon Awards

Dragon Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Movie

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Dragon Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Science Fiction or Fantasy Movie

Arrival (2016)

Drama Short Film Festival

Grand Prix [Winner] (2008)

Best Short Film

Next Floor (2008)

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

DFCC [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director
2nd place

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

DFCC [Winner] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Empire Awards, UK

Empire Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Expresion en Corto International Film Festival

SIGNIS Award [Winner] (2009)

Best Short Film

Next Floor (2008)

Faro Island Film Festival

Golden Carp Film Award - International [Nominee] (2018)

Best Achievement in Directing

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Golden Train Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Golden Train Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Film

Arrival (2016)

Audience Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Film

Arrival (2016)

Golden Train Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Film

Sicario (2015)

FICE - Federazione Italiana Cinema d'Essai

Audience Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Incendies (2010)

FIKE - Évora International Short Film Festival

Special Competition Award [Winner] (2008)


Next Floor (2008)

Genie Awards

Genie [Winner] (2011)

Best Achievement in Direction

Incendies (2010)

Genie [Winner] (2011)

Best Screenplay, Adapted

Incendies (2010)

Genie [Winner] (2010)

Best Achievement in Direction

Polytechnique (2009)

Genie [Winner] (2009)

Best Live Action Short Drama

Next Floor (2008)

Genie [Winner] (2001)

Best Achievement in Direction

Maelström (2000)

Genie [Winner] (2001)

Best Screenplay

Maelström (2000)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

GAFCA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Oglethorpe Award for Excellence in Georgia Cinema [Nominee] (2014)


Prisoners (2013)

Gold Derby Awards

Gold Derby Award [Nominee] (2017)

Director

Arrival (2016)

Gold Derby Award [Nominee] (2012)

Foreign Language Film
Canada

Incendies (2010)

Golden Schmoes Awards

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director of the Year

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director of the Year

Arrival (2016)

Hawaii Film Critics Society

HFCS Award [Winner] (2018)


Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Hollywood Critics Association

HCA Award [Winner] (2020)

Director of the Decade

HCA Award [Winner] (2020)

Filmmaker of the Decade

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Hugo Awards

Hugo [Nominee] (2018)

Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Hugo [Winner] (2017)

Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form

Arrival (2016)

IGN Summer Movie Awards

IGN Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Director

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

IGN People's Choice Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Movie Director

Arrival (2016)

IGN Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

ICP Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

7th place. Tied with Kelly Reichardt for Certain ... More

7th place. Tied with Kelly Reichardt for Certain Women (2016).


Arrival (2016)

International Cinephile Society Awards

ICS Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Director

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Jutra Awards

Jutra [Nominee] (2015)

Best Direction (Meilleure Réalisation)

Enemy (2013)

Jutra [Winner] (2012)

Best International Motion Picture (Film s'étant le plus illustré à l'extérieur du Québec)

Incendies (2010)

Jutra [Winner] (2011)

Best Screenplay (Meilleur Scénario)

Incendies (2010)

Jutra [Winner] (2011)

Best Direction (Meilleure Réalisation)

Incendies (2010)

Jutra [Winner] (2010)

Best Direction (Meilleure Réalisation)

Polytechnique (2009)

Jutra [Winner] (2009)

Best Short Film (Meilleur Court/Moyen Métrage)

Next Floor (2008)

Jutra [Winner] (2001)

Best Direction (Meilleure Réalisation)

Maelström (2000)

Jutra [Winner] (2001)

Best Screenplay (Meilleur Scénario)

Maelström (2000)

Jutra [Nominee] (1999)

Best Direction (Meilleure Réalisation)

Un 32 août sur terre (1998)

Jutra [Nominee] (1999)

Best Screenplay (Meilleur Scénario)

Un 32 août sur terre (1998)

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards

KCFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Sicario (2015)

Locarno International Film Festival

Award of the New York Film Academy [Winner] (1994)


REW FFWD (1994)

Mons International Festival of Love Films

Grand Prize [Winner] (2001)


Maelström (2000)

Prix Ciné Femme [Winner] (2001)


Maelström (2000)

Montréal World Film Festival

Best Canadian Film [Winner] (2000)


Maelström (2000)

Grand Prix des Amériques [Nominee] (2000)


Maelström (2000)

Namur International Festival of French-Speaking Film

Golden Bayard [Winner] (2009)

Best Cinematography (Meilleure Photographie)

Polytechnique (2009)

Golden Bayard [Winner] (1998)

Best Film (Meilleur Film Francophone)

Un 32 août sur terre (1998)

Golden Bayard [Nominee] (1997)

Best Film (Meilleur Film Francophone)

Cosmos (1996)

Nashville Film Festival

Best Narrative Short [Winner] (2009)


Next Floor (2008)

New Mexico Film Critics

NMFC Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

New York City Short Film Festival

Festival Award [Winner] (2009)

Best Drama Short

Next Floor (2008)

Audience Award [Nominee] (2009)

Audience Choice Program B

Next Floor (2008)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

NTFCA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

NTFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director
4th place

Arrival (2016)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Sicario (2015)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

Directors to Watch [Winner] (2011)


Incendies (2010)

Paris Film Festival

Grand Prix [Nominee] (2001)


Maelström (2000)

Phoenix Critics Circle

PCC Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Portland International Film Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Narrative Feature

Incendies (2010)

Prix Aurora Awards

Aurora Award [Winner] (2018)

Best Visual Presentation

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Aurora Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Visual Presentation

Arrival (2016)

Rhode Island International Film Festival

Director's Choice Award [Winner] (2008)


Next Floor (2008)

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards

Rondo Statuette [Nominee] (2017)

Best Film

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Rotterdam International Film Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2011)


Incendies (2010)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

SFFCC Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

Golden Seashell [Nominee] (2013)

Best Film

Enemy (2013)

Sant Jordi Awards

Sant Jordi [Nominee] (2018)

Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Sant Jordi [Nominee] (2017)

Best Foreign Film (Mejor Película Extranjera)

Arrival (2016)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Outstanding Director of the Year Award [Winner] (2017)


Arrival (2016)

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

Bradbury Award [Winner] (2017)

Outstanding Dramatic Presentation

Arrival (2016)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

Seattle Film Critics Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Sicario (2015)

Seattle International Film Festival

Short Film Award - Honorable Mention [Winner] (2009)


Next Floor (2008)

Short Film Competition Special Jury Award [Winner] (2009)

Best Short Film

Next Floor (2008)

SESC Film Festival, Brazil

Critics Award [Winner] (2017)

Best Foreign Director (Melhor Diretor Estrangeiro)

Arrival (2016)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

Grand Prize of European Fantasy Film in Silver [Winner] (2013)

Official Fantàstic European Selection

Enemy (2013)

Best Short Film [Winner] (2008)


Next Floor (2008)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Tied with Kenneth Lonergan for Manchester by the ... More

Tied with Kenneth Lonergan for Manchester by the Sea (2016) in second place.


Arrival (2016)

St. Louis International Film Festival

Best Short Award [Winner] (2008)

Short Film

Next Floor (2008)

Sundance Film Festival

Short Film Grand Jury Prize [Nominee] (2009)


Next Floor (2008)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

20th Anniversary Award for Excellence [Winner] (2016)


TFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Director

Sicario (2015)

Rogers Award [Winner] (2014)

Best Canadian Film

Enemy (2013)

Rogers Award [Winner] (2010)

Best Canadian Film

Incendies (2010)

Rogers Award [Winner] (2009)

Best Canadian Film

Polytechnique (2009)

Toronto International Film Festival

People's Choice Award [Nominee] (2013)


Prisoners (2013)

Best Canadian Feature Film [Winner] (2010)


Incendies (2010)

Short Cuts Award - Honorable Mention [Winner] (2008)

Best Canadian Film

Next Floor (2008)

Best Canadian Feature Film - Special Jury Citation [Winner] (2000)


Maelström (2000)

Valladolid International Film Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2010)

Best Film

Incendies (2010)

Miguel Delibes Award [Winner] (2010)

Best Screenplay

Incendies (2010)

Golden Spike [Nominee] (2001)


Maelström (2000)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

VFCC Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

VFCC Award [Winner] (2015)

Best Director of a Canadian Film

Enemy (2013)

VFCC Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Director in a Canadian Film

Incendies (2010)

VFCC Award [Nominee] (2010)

Best Director in a Canadian Film

Polytechnique (2009)

VFCC Award [Winner] (2001)

Best Director of a Canadian Film

Maelström (2000)

Vancouver International Film Festival

Best Canadian Feature Film [Winner] (2010)


Incendies (2010)

Venice Film Festival

Arca CinemaGiovani Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Film in Competition

Arrival (2016)

Future Film Festival Digital Award [Winner] (2016)


Arrival (2016)

Golden Lion [Nominee] (2016)

Best Film

Arrival (2016)

Warsaw International Film Festival

Grand Prix [Winner] (2010)


Incendies (2010)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

WAFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Whistler Film Festival

Best Short [Winner] (2008)

Best Short Film

Next Floor (2008)