Academy Awards, USA (2000)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Picture

Bruce Cohen
Dan Jinks

Oscar [Winner]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Kevin Spacey

Oscar [Winner]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

Oscar [Winner]

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Alan Ball

Oscar [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Conrad L. Hall

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Annette Bening

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Tariq Anwar
Christopher Greenbury

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Music, Original Score

Thomas Newman

Golden Globes, USA (2000)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Director - Motion Picture

Sam Mendes

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

Alan Ball

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama

Annette Bening

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

Kevin Spacey

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

Thomas Newman

BAFTA Awards (2000)

Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music [Winner]


Thomas Newman

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Film

Bruce Cohen
Dan Jinks

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

Annette Bening

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Kevin Spacey

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Conrad L. Hall

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Editing

Tariq Anwar
Christopher Greenbury

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay - Original

Alan Ball

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

Thora Birch

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

Mena Suvari

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Wes Bentley

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Production Design

Naomi Shohan

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Sound

Scott Martin Gershin
Scott Millan
Bob Beemer
Richard Van Dyke

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Make Up/Hair

Tania McComas
Carol A. O'Connell

David Lean Award for Direction [Nominee]


Sam Mendes

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2000)

Actor [Winner]

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

Kevin Spacey

Actor [Winner]

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

Annette Bening

Actor [Winner]

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Theatrical Motion Picture

Annette Bening
Wes Bentley
Thora Birch
Chris Cooper
Peter Gallagher
Allison Janney
Kevin Spacey
Mena Suvari

Actor [Nominee]

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

Chris Cooper

Amanda Awards, Norway (2000)

Amanda [Winner]

Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske kinofilm)

Sam Mendes

American Cinema Editors, USA (2000)

Eddie [Nominee]

Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic

Tariq Anwar
Christopher Greenbury

American Comedy Awards, USA (2000)

American Comedy Award [Winner]

Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)

Annette Bening

American Comedy Award [Nominee]

Funniest Actor in a Motion Picture (Leading Role)

Kevin Spacey

American Comedy Award [Nominee]

Funniest Motion Picture

American Society of Cinematographers, USA (2000)

ASC Award [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases

Conrad L. Hall

Art Directors Guild (2000)

Excellence in Production Design Award [Nominee]

Feature Film

Naomi Shohan
David Lazan
Catherine Smith

Awards Circuit Community Awards (1999)

ACCA [Winner]

Best Motion Picture

Dan Jinks
Bruce Cohen

ACCA [Winner]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

ACCA [Winner]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Kevin Spacey

ACCA [Winner]

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Annette Bening

ACCA [Winner]

Best Original Screenplay

Alan Ball

ACCA [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Conrad L. Hall

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Chris Cooper

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Cast Ensemble

Kevin Spacey
Annette Bening
Chris Cooper
Wes Bentley
Thora Birch
Mena Suvari
Peter Gallagher
Allison Janney
Scott Bakula

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Art Direction

Naomi Shohan

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Tariq Anwar
Christopher Greenbury

Awards of the Japanese Academy (2001)

Award of the Japanese Academy [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film

Blockbuster Entertainment Awards (2000)

Blockbuster Entertainment Award [Nominee]

Favorite Actress - Drama

Annette Bening

Blockbuster Entertainment Award [Nominee]

Favorite Actor - Drama

Kevin Spacey

Blockbuster Entertainment Award [Nominee]

Favorite Supporting Actress - Drama

Thora Birch

Blockbuster Entertainment Award [Nominee]

Favorite Supporting Actor - Drama

Wes Bentley

Blockbuster Entertainment Award [Nominee]

Favorite Actress - Newcomer (Internet Only)

Mena Suvari
For American Pie

BMI Film & TV Awards (2000)

BMI Film Music Award [Winner]


Thomas Newman

Bodil Awards (2001)

Bodil [Winner]

Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)

Sam Mendes

Bogey Awards, Germany (2000)

Bogey Award [Winner]


Boston Society of Film Critics Awards (1999)

BSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Film

BSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

Brit Awards (2001)

Brit [Nominee]

Best Soundtrack

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (2000)

Critics Choice Award [Winner]

Best Picture

Critics Choice Award [Winner]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

Critics Choice Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay, Original

Alan Ball

Casting Society of America, USA (2000)

Artios [Winner]

Best Casting for Feature Film, Drama

Debra Zane

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards (2000)

CFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

CFCA Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

CFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

CFCA Award [Winner]

Most Promising Actor

Wes Bentley

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Annette Bening

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Alan Ball

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Conrad L. Hall

Chlotrudis Awards (2000)

Chlotrudis Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Annette Bening

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Conrad L. Hall

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee]

Best Movie

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Alan Ball

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Wes Bentley

Cinema Audio Society, USA (2000)

C.A.S. Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for a Feature Film

Scott Millan
Bob Beemer
Richard Van Dyke

Costume Designers Guild Awards (2000)

CDG Award [Winner]

Excellence in Contemporary Film

Julie Weiss

Czech Lions (2001)

Czech Lion [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film (Nejlepsí zahranicní film)

Sam Mendes

César Awards, France (2001)

César [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

Sam Mendes

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards (2000)

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay

Alan Ball

Danish Film Awards (Robert) (2001)

Robert [Winner]

Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)

Sam Mendes

David di Donatello Awards (2000)

David [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Sam Mendes

Empire Awards, UK (2001)

Empire Award [Nominee]

Best Film

Empire Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

Empire Award [Nominee]

Best British Director

Sam Mendes

Empire Award [Nominee]

Best Debut

Sam Mendes

European Film Awards (1999)

Screen International Award [Nominee]


Sam Mendes

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards (2001)

FCCA Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Film

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards (2000)

FFCC Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

FFCC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

Golden Screen, Germany (2000)

Golden Screen [Winner]


Grammy Awards (2001)

Grammy [Winner]

Best Score Soundtrack Album for a Motion Picture, Television or other Visual Media

Thomas Newman
Bill Bernstein

Grammy Awards (2000)

Grammy [Nominee]

Best Soundtrack Album

Guldbagge Awards (2001)

Guldbagge [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film (Bästa utländska film)

Hollywood Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist Guild Awards (2000)

Hollywood Makeup Artist and Hair Stylist Guild Award [Nominee]

Best Contemporary Hair Styling - Feature

Cydney Cornell

Il Festival Nazionale del Doppiaggio Voci nell'Ombra (2000)

Film Award [Winner]

Best Overall Dubbing

Francesco Vairano

Film Award [Nominee]

Best Male Voice

Roberto Pedicini

International Monitor Awards (2000)

Monitor [Winner]

Theatrical Releases - Color Correction

Bryan McMahan

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists (2000)

Silver Ribbon [Winner]

Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)

Sam Mendes

Jupiter Award (2000)

Jupiter Award [Winner]

Best International Actor

Kevin Spacey

Jupiter Award [Winner]

Best International Film

Sam Mendes

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards (1999)

KCFCC Award [Winner]

Best Film

KCFCC Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

KCFCC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

Kinema Junpo Awards (2001)

Readers' Choice Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Sam Mendes

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards (2000)

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best Picture

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

Sierra Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Annette Bening

Sierra Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

Sierra Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay, Original

Alan Ball

Sierra Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Conrad L. Hall

Sierra Award [Nominee]

Best Production Design

Naomi Shohan

Sierra Award [Nominee]

Best Score

Thomas Newman

Sierra Award [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Tariq Anwar
Christopher Greenbury

London Critics Circle Film Awards (2000)

ALFS Award [Winner]

Film of the Year

ALFS Award [Winner]

Actor of the Year

Kevin Spacey

ALFS Award [Winner]

Actress of the Year

Annette Bening

ALFS Award [Winner]

Director of the Year

Sam Mendes

ALFS Award [Winner]

Screenwriter of the Year

Alan Ball

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (1999)

LAFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

LAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

LAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Conrad L. Hall

LAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Alan Ball

Lumiere Awards, France (2001)

Lumiere Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

Sam Mendes

MTV Movie + TV Awards (2000)

MTV Movie Award [Nominee]

Best Movie

MTV Movie Award [Nominee]

Breakthrough Male Performance

Wes Bentley

National Board of Review, USA (1999)

NBR Award [Winner]

Best Film

NBR Award [Winner]

Breakthrough Performance - Male

Wes Bentley

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA (2000)

NSFC Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Conrad L. Hall

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Alan Ball

NSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

New York Film Critics Circle Awards (1999)

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Film

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best First Film

Sam Mendes

Online Film & Television Association (2000)

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Picture

Bruce Cohen
Dan Jinks

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Breakthrough Performance: Male

Wes Bentley

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best First Screenplay

Alan Ball

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Casting

Debra Zane

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best First Feature

Sam Mendes

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Alan Ball

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Conrad L. Hall

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Annette Bening

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Wes Bentley

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Youth Performance

Thora Birch

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Ensemble

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Music, Original Score

Thomas Newman

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Tariq Anwar
Christopher Greenbury

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematic Moment

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Official Film Website

Online Film Critics Society Awards (2000)

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Picture

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Ensemble

OFCS Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films of the Year

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Annette Bening

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Wes Bentley

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Thora Birch

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Original Screenplay

Alan Ball

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Original Score

Thomas Newman

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Conrad L. Hall

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Editing

Tariq Anwar
Christopher Greenbury

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Debut

Sam Mendes

PGA Awards (2000)

PGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Bruce Cohen
Dan Jinks

Prêmio Guarani (2001)

Premio Guarani [Winner]

Best Foreign Film

Sam Mendes

Publicists Guild of America (2000)

Maxwell Weinberg Award [Winner]

Motion Picture

Selby Barrett
DreamWorks

Russian Guild of Film Critics (2000)

Golden Aries [Winner]

Best Foreign Actor

Kevin Spacey

Golden Aries [Nominee]

Best Foreign Actress

Annette Bening

Golden Aries [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film

Sam Mendes

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards (1999)

SDFCS Award [Winner]

Best Picture

SDFCS Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

SDFCS Award [Winner]

Best Actress

Annette Bening

SDFCS Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actress

Thora Birch

Satellite Awards (2000)

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama

Annette Bening

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama

Kevin Spacey

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture, Drama

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay, Original

Alan Ball

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Conrad L. Hall

Golden Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Tariq Anwar
Christopher Greenbury

SESC Film Festival, Brazil (2001)

Audience Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Actor (Melhor Ator Estrangeiro)

Kevin Spacey

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards (2000)

SEFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

SEFCA Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Kevin Spacey

SEFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

SEFCA Award [Winner]

Best Original Screenplay

Alan Ball

SEFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Annette Bening

Teen Choice Awards (2000)

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Film - Choice Drama

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Film - Choice Breakout Performance

Wes Bentley

Teen Choice Award [Nominee]

Film - Choice Breakout Performance

Mena Suvari

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards (1999)

TFCA Award [Winner]

Best Performance, Male

Kevin Spacey

TFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Sam Mendes

TFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Alan Ball

Writers Guild of America, USA (2000)

WGA Award (Screen) [Winner]

Best Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen

Alan Ball

Young Artist Awards (2000)

Young Artist Award [Winner]

Best Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young Actress

Thora Birch

Young Hollywood Awards (2000)

Young Hollywood Award [Winner]

Breakthrough Performance - Female

Mena Suvari
For American Pie

Young Hollywood Award [Winner]

Best On-screen Chemistry

Wes Bentley
Thora Birch

YoungStar Awards (2000)

YoungStar Award [Winner]

Best Young Actress/Performance in a Motion Picture Drama

Thora Birch