Cannes Film Festival

Canal+ Award [Nominee] (1993)


Sotto le unghie (1994)

David di Donatello Awards

David [Nominee] (2012)

Best New Director (Migliore Regista Esordiente)

A.C.A.B. - All Cops Are Bastards (2012)

Flaiano International Prizes

Golden Pegasus [Winner] (2009)

Best Television Director
For season 1.

Romanzo criminale - La serie (2008)

Golden Ciak Awards

Golden Ciak [Nominee] (2021)

Best Director (Migliore Regista)

Without Remorse (2021)

Golden Graals

Golden Graal [Nominee] (2013)

Best Dramatic Director (Migliore Regista Drammatico)

A.C.A.B. - All Cops Are Bastards (2012)

International Motor Film Awards

International Motor Film Award [Nominee] (2019)

Best Drama Feature

Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

Hamilton Award [Winner] (2019)


Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)

Silver Ribbon [Nominee] (2016)

Best Director (Regista del Miglior Film)

Suburra (2015)

Silver Ribbon [Nominee] (2012)

Best New Director (Migliore Regista Esordiente)

A.C.A.B. - All Cops Are Bastards (2012)

Kineo Awards, Italy

Kineo Award [Nominee] (2012)

Best First Feature (Migliore Opera Prima)

A.C.A.B. - All Cops Are Bastards (2012)

Moscow International Film Festival

FIPRESCI Prize [Winner] (2012)


A.C.A.B. - All Cops Are Bastards (2012)

Russian Film Critics Award [Winner] (2012)


A.C.A.B. - All Cops Are Bastards (2012)

Russian Film Clubs Federation Award [Winner] (2012)


A.C.A.B. - All Cops Are Bastards (2012)

Golden St. George [Nominee] (2012)


A.C.A.B. - All Cops Are Bastards (2012)

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival

Best Short Film [Nominee] (2003)


Zippo (2003)

Skip City International D-Cinema Festival

Grand Prize [Nominee] (2016)

Feature Film

Suburra (2015)

Torino International Festival of Young Cinema

Best Italian Short Film of the Year [Nominee] (1993)


Sotto le unghie (1994)

Prize of the City of Torino [Nominee] (1992)

Best Italian Film

Grazie (1991)

Transatlantyk Festival: Lodz

Transatlantyk Distribution Award [Nominee] (2018)

Section "New Cinema"

Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)

Venice Film Festival

Best Short Film [Nominee] (2003)

Short Film

Zippo (2003)