Alliance of Women Film Journalists

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee] (2020)

Best Woman Director

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)

EDA Female Focus Award [Winner] (2019)

Best Woman Director

Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018)

EDA Female Focus Award [Winner] (2016)

Best Woman Director

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Woman Screenwriter

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Athena Film Festival

Athena List Winner [Winner] (2019)

Athena List

Berlin International Film Festival

Grand Prix of the Generation 14plus International Jury [Winner] (2015)

Best Feature Film

"With its vibrant cinematic language, including ... More

"With its vibrant cinematic language, including flawless production design, this film reveals an authentic and unique woman discovering her own artistic voice and power, remarkably portrayed by a stunning newcomer. For the superlative characters brought to life by a brilliant ensemble and their director, as well as the uncompromising rejection of conventional morality in favor of human complexity the Grand Prix for the best feature goes to The Diary of a Teenage Girl by Marielle Heller."


The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Crystal Bear [Nominee] (2015)

Generation 14plus - Best Film

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

BSFC Award [Winner] (2015)

Best New Filmmaker
Awarded in memory of David Brudnoy.

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

Critics Choice Award [Nominee] (2021)

Best Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie Made for Television

The Queen's Gambit (2020)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

CFCA Award [Nominee] (2015)

Most Promising Filmmaker

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Directors Guild of America, USA

DGA Award [Nominee] (2016)

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in First-Time Feature Film

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Edinburgh International Film Festival

Best International Feature Film [Winner] (2015)


The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Audience Award [Nominee] (2015)


The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

FEST International Film Festival

Belgrade Victor [Winner] (2016)

Best Film- Main Program

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Jury Prize- Main Program [Winner] (2016)

Best Director

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

Bonnie Award [Nominee] (2020)


Independent Spirit Award [Winner] (2016)

Best First Feature

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best First Screenplay

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics

Dorian Award [Nominee] (2019)

Director of the Year

Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018)

Gijón International Film Festival

Grand Prix Asturias [Nominee] (2015)

Best Film

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Gotham Awards

Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director Award [Nominee] (2015)


The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Gotham Independent Film Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Feature

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Gotham Independent Film Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Screenplay

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Audience Award [Nominee] (2015)


The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

ICP Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best First Feature
2nd place.

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Los Angeles Online Film Critics Society Awards

LAOFCS Award [Nominee] (2018)

Best Female Director

Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018)

Online Film & Television Association

OFTA Film Award [Nominee] (2016)

Best Feature Debut

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Palm Springs International Film Festival

Directors to Watch [Winner] (2015)


The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

SFFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Screenplay, Adapted

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Stockholm Film Festival

Bronze Horse [Nominee] (2015)

Best Film

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Sundance Film Festival

Grand Jury Prize [Nominee] (2015)

Dramatic

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Taipei Film Festival

International New Talent Competition - Grand Prize [Nominee] (2015)


The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Winnipeg Real to Reel Film Festival

Grand Jury Prize [Winner] (2020)

Best Feature Film

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019)

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

WFCC Award [Nominee] (2015)

Best Movie by a Woman

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Zurich Film Festival

Special Mention [Winner] (2015)

International Feature Film

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)

Golden Eye [Nominee] (2015)

Best International Feature Film

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)