Academy Awards, USA

Oscar [Nominee] (2022)

Best Motion Picture of the Year

Dune: Part One (2021)

Oscar [Nominee] (2022)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

Oscar [Nominee] (2017)

Best Achievement in Directing

Arrival (2016)

BAFTA Awards

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Film

Dune: Part One (2021)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Screenplay (Adapted)

Dune: Part One (2021)

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 [Winner] (2022)

Best Direction

Dune: Part One (2021)

AACTA International Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Direction

Arrival (2016)

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

Movies for Grownups Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

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] (2022)

Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

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)

Art Directors Guild

William Cameron Menzies Award [Winner] (2022)


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] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

AFCA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

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)

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

BFCC Award [Winner] (2021)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

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] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Calgary International Film Festival

Best Canadian Short [Winner] (2008)

Best Short Film

Next Floor (2008)

Camerimage

Special Camerimage Award for Outstanding Director [Winner] (2021)


Bronze Frog [Winner] (2021)

Main Competition

Dune: Part One (2021)

Golden Frog [Nominee] (2021)

Main Competition

Dune: Part One (2021)

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)

Columbus Film Critics Association

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

COFCA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

Critics Association of Central Florida Awards

CACF Award [Winner] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

César Awards, France

César [Nominee] (2012)

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

Incendies (2010)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

DFWFCA Award [Nominee] (2021)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

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] (2022)

Best English Language Film (Årets engelsksprogede film)

Dune: Part One (2021)

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] (2022)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Dune: Part One (2021)

David [Nominee] (2011)

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Incendies (2010)

Denver Film Critics Society

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

DFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Directors Guild of America, USA

DGA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Theatrical Feature Film

Dune: Part One (2021)

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)

DiscussingFilm Critics Awards

Jury Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

Jury Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

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] (2021)

Best Director
2nd place

Dune: Part One (2021)

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)

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics

Dorian Award [Nominee] (2022)

Director of the Year

Dune: Part One (2021)

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] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

GAFCA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

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


Prisoners (2013)

Gold Derby Awards

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2022)

Motion Picture

Dune: Part One (2021)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2022)

Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2022)

Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2017)

Director

Arrival (2016)

Gold Derby Film Award [Nominee] (2012)

Foreign Language Film
Canada

Incendies (2010)

Golden Globes, USA

Golden Globe [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director - Motion Picture

Dune: Part One (2021)

Golden Schmoes Awards

Golden Schmoes [Winner] (2022)

Best Director of the Year

Dune: Part One (2021)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director of the Year

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Golden Schmoes [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director of the Year

Arrival (2016)

Greater Western New York Film Critics Association Awards

GWNYFCA Award [Nominee] (2021)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

Hawaii Film Critics Society

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

HFCS Award [Winner] (2018)


Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Hollywood Critics Association

HCA Award [Winner] (2022)

Best Director

Tied with Jane Campion for The Power of the Dog (... More

Tied with Jane Campion for The Power of the Dog (2021)


Dune: Part One (2021)

HCA Award [Winner] (2020)

Filmmaker of the Decade

Houston Film Critics Society Awards

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

HFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Hugo Awards

Hugo [Nominee] (2022)

Best Dramatic Presentation - Long Form

Dune: Part One (2021)

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] (2021)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

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)

Iowa Film Critics Awards

IFC Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

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)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

Sierra Award [Nominee] (2021)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

Sierra Award [Nominee] (2021)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

Latino Entertainment Journalists Association Film Awards

LEJA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Picture

Dune: Part One (2021)

Locarno International Film Festival

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


REW FFWD (1994)

London Critics Circle Film Awards

ALFS Award [Nominee] (2022)

Director of the Year

Dune: Part One (2021)

Minnesota Film Critics Alliance Awards

MNFCA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

MNFCA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Screenplay
2nd place

Dune: Part One (2021)

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)

Music City Film Critics' Association Awards

MCFCA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

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 Carolina Film Critics Association

NCFCA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

NCFCA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

NTFCA Award [Winner] (2021)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

NTFCA Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

NTFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director
4th place

Arrival (2016)

Online Association of Female Film Critics

OAFFC Award [Nominee] (2021)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director
2nd place

Dune: Part One (2021)

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

OFCS Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

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)

People's Choice Awards, USA

People's Choice Award [Nominee] (2021)

The Drama Movie of 2021

Dune: Part One (2021)

PGA Awards

PGA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Dune: Part One (2021)

Phoenix Critics Circle

PCC Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

PFCS Award [Winner] (2022)

Best Science Fiction Film

Dune: Part One (2021)

Portland Critics Association Awards

PCA Award [Nominee] (2021)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

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 Diego Film Critics Society Awards

SDFCS Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

San Francisco Bay Area Film Critics Circle

SFBAFCC Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

SFBAFCC Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

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 (Millor pel·lícula estrangera)

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Sant Jordi [Nominee] (2017)

Best Foreign Film (Millor pel·lícula estrangera)

Arrival (2016)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

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


Arrival (2016)

Satellite Awards

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

Satellite Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Screenplay, Adapted

Dune: Part One (2021)

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 Film Critics Society

SFCS Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

SFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

SFCS Award [Nominee] (2017)

Best Director

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

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)

Silver Horn Film & TV Awards

Silver Horn Film & TV Award [Winner] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

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] (2021)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

SLFCA Award [Nominee] (2021)

Best Adapted Screenplay
Based on the novel by Frank Herbert.

Dune: Part One (2021)

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)

Sunset Film Circle Awards

SFC Award [Winner] (2021)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

TFCA Award [Nominee] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

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

TIFF Ebert Director Award [Winner] (2021)


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)

USC Scripter Award

USC Scripter Award [Nominee] (2022)

Film
Based on the novel by Frank Herbert.

Dune: Part One (2021)

Valladolid International Film Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2010)

Best Film

Incendies (2010)

Miguel Delibes Award [Winner] (2010)

Best Screenplay

Incendies (2010)

Youth Jury Award [Winner] (2010)

Best Film

Incendies (2010)

Golden Spike [Nominee] (2010)

Best Film

Incendies (2010)

Golden Spike [Nominee] (2001)

Best Film

Maelström (2000)

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

VFCC Award [Winner] (2022)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

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

Fanheart3 Award [Nominee] (2021)

Graffetta d'Oro for Best Film

Dune: Part One (2021)

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] (2021)

Best Director

Dune: Part One (2021)

WAFCA Award [Nominee] (2021)

Best Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)

WAFCA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director

Arrival (2016)

Whistler Film Festival

Best Short [Winner] (2008)

Best Short Film

Next Floor (2008)

Writers Guild of America, USA

WGA Award (Screen) [Nominee] (2022)

Adapted Screenplay

Dune: Part One (2021)