Primetime Emmy Awards

Primetime Emmy [Nominee] (2012)

Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
For episode #2.7

Downton Abbey (2010)

Primetime Emmy [Winner] (2011)

Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
For episode #1

Downton Abbey (2010)

BAFTA Awards

BAFTA TV Award [Winner] (2011)

Best Director - Fiction/Entertainment

Downton Abbey (2010)

BAFTA TV Award [Winner] (2006)

Best Director
For episode "Much Ado About Nothing (#1.1)".

ShakespeaRe-Told (2005)

BAFTA TV Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Single Drama
For episode "Much Ado About Nothing (#1.1)".

ShakespeaRe-Told (2005)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner] (2002)

Best Short Film

About a Girl (2001)

Banff Television Festival

Banff Rockie Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Made-for-TV Movie
For episode 'Much Ado About Nothing' (UK)

ShakespeaRe-Told (2005)

Broadcasting Press Guild Awards

Broadcasting Press Guild Award [Nominee] (2006)

Best Single Drama
For episode 'Much Ado About Nothing' (#1.1)

ShakespeaRe-Told (2005)

Chicago International Film Festival

Audience Choice Award [Nominee] (2013)


The Book Thief (2013)

Edinburgh International Film Festival

Best British Short [Winner] (2001)


About a Girl (2001)

London Film Festival

TCM Prize [Winner] (2001)


About a Girl (2001)

Manchester International Short Film Festival

Jury Award [Winner] (2001)

Best North West Short Film

About a Girl (2001)

Mill Valley Film Festival

Audience Award [Winner] (2013)

U.S. Cinema

The Book Thief (2013)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Television Award [Nominee] (2011)

Best Direction of a Motion Picture or Miniseries

Downton Abbey (2010)

Raindance Film Festival

Jury Prize [Winner] (2001)

Official Selection Short

About a Girl (2001)

Sofia International Film Festival

Audience Award 'Silver Sea-Gull' [Winner] (2014)

Best Film

The Book Thief (2013)