Academy Awards, USA (2004)

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Director

Fernando Meirelles

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

Bráulio Mantovani

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

César Charlone

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Daniel Rezende

Golden Globes, USA (2003)

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Foreign Language Film

BAFTA Awards (2003)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Editing

Daniel Rezende

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film not in the English Language

Andrea Barata Ribeiro
Mauricio Andrade Ramos
Fernando Meirelles

ABC Cinematography Award (2003)

ABC Trophy [Winner]

Feature Film - Best Cinematography (Melhor Fotografia de Longa-metragem)

César Charlone

ABC Trophy [Winner]

Feature Film - Best Art Direction (Melhor Direção de Arte)

Tulé Peak

ABC Trophy [Winner]

Feature Film - Best Sound (Melhor Som)

Guilherme Ayrosa
Paulo Ricardo Nunes
Martín Hernández
Alessandro Laroca
Rudy Pi
Adam Sawelson

AFI Fest (2002)

Audience Award [Winner]

Best International Feature Film

Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund

Awards Circuit Community Awards (2003)

ACCA [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Director

Fernando Meirelles

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Bráulio Mantovani

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

César Charlone

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Daniel Rezende

Honorable Mentions (The Next Ten Best Picture Contenders) [Nominee]

Honorable Mentions

Black Reel Awards (2004)

Black Reel [Winner]

Special Achievement - Foreign Film

Miramax

Bodil Awards (2004)

Bodil [Nominee]

Best Non-American Film (Bedste ikke-amerikanske film)

Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund

British Independent Film Awards (2003)

British Independent Film Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Independent Film

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (2004)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Foreign-Language Film

Cartagena Film Festival (2003)

Golden India Catalina [Winner]

Best Film (Mejor Película)

Fernando Meirelles

Golden India Catalina [Winner]

Best Director (Mejor Director)

Fernando Meirelles

Central Ohio Film Critics Association (2004)

COFCA Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

COFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund

COFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay, Adapted

Bráulio Mantovani

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards (2004)

CFCA Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize (2003)

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Winner]

Best Picture (Melhor Filme)

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Winner]

Best Director (Melhor Diretor)

Fernando Meirelles

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Winner]

Best Screenplay, Adapted (Melhor Roteiro Adaptado)

Bráulio Mantovani

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Winner]

Best Cinematography (Melhor Fotografia)

César Charlone

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Winner]

Best Editing (Melhor Montagem)

Daniel Rezende

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Winner]

Best Sound (Melhor Som)

Guilherme Ayrosa
Paulo Ricardo Nunes
Alessandro Laroca
Alejandro Quevedo
Carlos Honc
Roland N. Thai
Rudy Pi
Adam Sawelson

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee]

Best Actor (Melhor Ator)

Leandro Firmino

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee]

Best Actress (Melhor Atriz)

Roberta Rodrigues

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor (Melhor Ator Coadjuvante)

Jonathan Haagensen

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor (Melhor Ator Coadjuvante)

Douglas Silva

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress (Melhor Atriz Coadjuvante)

Alice Braga

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress (Melhor Atriz Coadjuvante)

Graziella Moretto

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee]

Best Art Direction (Melhor Direção de Arte)

Tulé Peak

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee]

Best Costume Design (Melhor Figurino)

Bia Salgado
Inês Salgado

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee]

Best Make-Up (Melhor Maquiagem)

Anna Van Steen

Cinema Brazil Grand Prize [Nominee]

Best Music (Melhor Trilha Sonora)

Antonio Pinto
Ed Côrtes

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards (2004)

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Directors Guild of Great Britain (2004)

DGGB Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Foreign Language Film

Fernando Meirelles

European Film Awards (2002)

Screen International Award [Nominee]


Fernando Meirelles

Film Independent Spirit Awards (2004)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film

Fernando Meirelles

Gold Derby Awards (2003)

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Foreign Language Film

Golden Trailer Awards (2004)

Golden Trailer [Winner]

Best Foreign Independent

Miramax

Guadalajara International Film Festival (2003)

Audience Award [Winner]

Ibero-American Competition

Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund

Havana Film Festival (2002)

Award of the Havana University [Winner]


Fernando Meirelles

Best Actor [Winner]


Matheus Nachtergaele
Seu Jorge
Alexandre Rodrigues
Leandro Firmino
Phellipe Haagensen
Jonathan Haagensen
Douglas Silva

Best Cinematography [Winner]


César Charlone

Best Editing [Winner]


Daniel Rezende

Cuban Press Association Award [Winner]


Fernando Meirelles

FIPRESCI Prize [Winner]


Fernando Meirelles

Glauber Rocha Award [Winner]


Fernando Meirelles

Grand Coral - First Prize [Winner]


Fernando Meirelles

OCIC Award [Winner]


Fernando Meirelles

International Cinephile Society Awards (2004)

ICS Award [Winner]

Best Film Not in the English Language

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) (2003)

INOCA [Nominee]

Best Non-English Language Film

Fernando Meirelles

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists (2004)

Silver Ribbon [Nominee]

Best Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)

Fernando Meirelles

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA) (2004)

IOMA [Nominee]

Best Editing (Miglior montaggio)

Daniel Rezende

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards (2004)

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Film

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA (2004)

Golden Reel Award [Winner]

Best Sound Editing in Foreign Features

Martín Hernández
Roland N. Thai
Alessandro Laroca

Golden Reel Award [Winner]

Best Sound Editing - Foreign Feature

Carlos Honc

National Board of Review, USA (2002)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Foreign Films

New York Film Critics Circle Awards (2003)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Online Film & Television Association (2004)

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Online Film Critics Society Awards (2004)

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Breakthrough Filmmaker

Fernando Meirelles

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards (2004)

PFCS Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Prism Awards (2004)

Prism Award [Winner]

Theatrical Feature Film

Prêmio Qualidade, Brazil (2002)

Prêmio Qualidade [Winner]

Best Actor (Melhor Ator - Rio de Janeiro)

Leandro Firmino

Prêmio Qualidade [Winner]

Best Director (Melhor Diretor - Rio de Janeiro)

Fernando Meirelles

Prêmio Qualidade [Winner]

Best Director (Melhor Diretor - São Paulo)

Fernando Meirelles

Prêmio Qualidade [Winner]

Best Film (Melhor Filme - Rio de Janeiro)

Prêmio Qualidade [Winner]

Best Film (Melhor Filme - São Paulo)

Prêmio Qualidade [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor (Melhor Ator Coadjuvante - Rio de Janeiro)

Matheus Nachtergaele

Robert Festival (2004)

Robert [Nominee]

Best Non-American Film (Årets ikke-amerikanske film)

Kátia Lund
Fernando Meirelles

Satellite Awards (2004)

Golden Satellite Award [Winner]

Best Motion Picture, Foreign Language

SESC Film Festival, Brazil (2003)

Audience Award [Winner]

Best Film (Melhor Filme)

Fernando Meirelles

Audience Award [Winner]

Best Director (Melhor Diretor)

Fernando Meirelles

Critics Award [Winner]

Best Film (Melhor Filme)

Fernando Meirelles

Critics Award [Winner]

Best Director (Melhor Diretor)

Fernando Meirelles

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards (2003)

SEFCA Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

São Paulo Association of Art Critics Awards (2003)

Grand Prize of the Critics [Winner]

Cinema (Cinema)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards (2003)

TFCA Award [Winner]

Best Foreign-Language Film

Toronto International Film Festival (2002)

Visions Award - Special Citation [Winner]


Fernando Meirelles

Utah Film Critics Association Awards (2003)

UFCA Award [Winner]

Best Non-English Language Film

Vancouver Film Critics Circle (2004)

VFCC Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Language Film

Village Voice Film Poll (2003)

VVFP Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Bráulio Mantovani

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards (2003)

WAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Fernando Meirelles
Kátia Lund

WAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Film

WAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay, Adapted

Bráulio Mantovani

World Soundtrack Awards (2003)

World Soundtrack Award [Winner]

Discovery of the Year

Antonio Pinto