Academy Awards, USA (2006)

Oscar [Winner]

Best Achievement in Directing

Ang Lee

Oscar [Winner]

Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

Oscar [Winner]

Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score

Gustavo Santaolalla

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture of the Year

Diana Ossana
James Schamus

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Heath Ledger

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Jake Gyllenhaal

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

Michelle Williams

Oscar [Nominee]

Best Achievement in Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

Golden Globes, USA (2006)

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Motion Picture - Drama

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Director - Motion Picture

Ang Lee

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

Golden Globe [Winner]

Best Original Song - Motion Picture

Gustavo Santaolalla
Bernie Taupin

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama

Heath Ledger

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture

Michelle Williams

Golden Globe [Nominee]

Best Original Score - Motion Picture

Gustavo Santaolalla

BAFTA Awards (2006)

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Film

Diana Ossana
James Schamus

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay - Adapted

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

BAFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Jake Gyllenhaal

David Lean Award for Direction [Winner]


Ang Lee

Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music [Nominee]


Gustavo Santaolalla

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Heath Ledger

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

Michelle Williams

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Editing

Geraldine Peroni
Dylan Tichenor

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2006)

Actor [Nominee]

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

Heath Ledger

Actor [Nominee]

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role

Jake Gyllenhaal

Actor [Nominee]

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

Michelle Williams

Actor [Nominee]

Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

Linda Cardellini
Anna Faris
Jake Gyllenhaal
Anne Hathaway
Heath Ledger
Randy Quaid
Michelle Williams

AFI Awards, USA (2006)

AFI Award [Winner]

Movie of the Year

Amanda Awards, Norway (2006)

Amanda [Nominee]

Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske kinofilm)

Ang Lee

American Cinema Editors, USA (2006)

Eddie [Nominee]

Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic

Geraldine Peroni
Dylan Tichenor

American Society of Cinematographers, USA (2006)

ASC Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases

Rodrigo Prieto

Austin Film Critics Association (2006)

Austin Film Critics Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana
Annie Proulx

Austin Film Critics Award [Nominee]

Best Film

Austin Film Critics Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

Austin Film Critics Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal

Australian Film Institute (2006)

AFI International Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

Awards Circuit Community Awards (2012)

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Actor of the Decade

Heath Ledger

Awards Circuit Community Awards (2005)

ACCA [Winner]

Best Motion Picture

Diana Ossana
James Schamus

ACCA [Winner]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Heath Ledger

ACCA [Winner]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Jake Gyllenhaal

ACCA [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

ACCA [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

ACCA [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

ACCA [Winner]

Best Original Score

Gustavo Santaolalla

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Michelle Williams

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Cast Ensemble

Heath Ledger
Jake Gyllenhaal
Anne Hathaway
Michelle Williams
Linda Cardarelli
Randy Quaid

ACCA [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Dylan Tichenor
Geraldine Peroni

Bodil Awards (2006)

Bodil [Nominee]

Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)

Ang Lee

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards (2005)

BSFC Award [Winner]

Best Film

BSFC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

BSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

BSFC Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (2006)

Critics Choice Award [Winner]

Best Picture

Critics Choice Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actress

Michelle Williams

Critics Choice Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Writer

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Composer

Gustavo Santaolalla

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Song

Emmylou Harris

Casting Society of America, USA (2006)

Artios [Winner]

Best Feature Film Casting - Drama

Avy Kaufman

Central Ohio Film Critics Association (2006)

COFCA Award [Winner]

Best Lead Performance

Heath Ledger

COFCA Award [Winner]

Actor of the Year

Heath Ledger
For The Brothers Grimm , Casanova and Lords of Dogtown

COFCA Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

COFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

COFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Ensemble

Heath Ledger
Jake Gyllenhaal
Michelle Williams
Anne Hathaway
Randy Quaid

COFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Ang Lee

COFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Formal Design

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards (2006)

CFCA Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

CFCA Award [Winner]

Best Original Score

Gustavo Santaolalla

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Ang Lee

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Michelle Williams

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

Chlotrudis Awards (2006)

Chlotrudis Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

Chlotrudis Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee]

Best Movie

CinEuphoria Awards (2010)

CinEuphoria [Winner]

Top Films of the Decade - International Competition

Ang Lee

César Awards, France (2007)

César [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film (Meilleur film étranger)

Ang Lee

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards (2005)

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

DFWFCA Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

DFWFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

DFWFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal

DFWFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Michelle Williams

David di Donatello Awards (2006)

David [Nominee]

Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero)

Ang Lee

Directors Guild of America, USA (2006)

DGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Ang Lee
Scott Ferguson
Tom Benz
Michael Hausman
Pierre Tremblay
Brad Moerke

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards (2006)

DFCC [Winner]

Best Film

DFCC [Nominee]

Best Director

Ang Lee

DFCC [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

European Film Awards (2005)

Screen International Award [Nominee]


Ang Lee

Film Independent Spirit Awards (2006)

Independent Spirit Award [Winner]

Best Feature

James Schamus
Diana Ossana

Independent Spirit Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee]

Best Male Lead

Heath Ledger

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Female

Michelle Williams

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards (2005)

FFCC Award [Winner]

Best Film

FFCC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

FFCC Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

FFCC Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

GLAAD Media Awards (2006)

GLAAD Media Award [Winner]

Outstanding Film - Wide Release

Glitter Awards (2006)

Glitter Award [Winner]

Best Picture

Focus Features

Gold Derby Awards (2010)

Gold Derby Award [Winner]

Adapted Screenplay of the Decade

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Lead Actor of the Decade

Heath Ledger

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Supporting Actor of the Decade

Jake Gyllenhaal

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Motion Picture of the Decade

Gold Derby Awards (2006)

Gold Derby Award [Winner]

Motion Picture

Diana Ossana
James Schamus

Gold Derby Award [Winner]

Director

Ang Lee

Gold Derby Award [Winner]

Adapted Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

Gold Derby Award [Winner]

Supporting Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal

Gold Derby Award [Winner]

Original Score

Gustavo Santaolalla

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Lead Actor

Heath Ledger

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Supporting Actress

Michelle Williams

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Film Editing

Geraldine Peroni
Dylan Tichenor

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Original Song

Gustavo Santaolalla
Bernie Taupin

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Ensemble Cast

Linda Cardellini
Anna Faris
Jake Gyllenhaal
Anne Hathaway
Heath Ledger
Randy Quaid
Michelle Williams

Golden Schmoes Awards (2005)

Golden Schmoes [Winner]

Most Overrated Movie of the Year

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Director of the Year

Ang Lee

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Screenplay of the Year

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Actor of the Year

Heath Ledger

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor of the Year

Jake Gyllenhaal

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress of the Year

Michelle Williams

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Line of the Year

Golden Trailer Awards (2006)

Golden Trailer [Nominee]

Best Romance

Gotham Awards (2005)

Gotham Independent Film Award [Nominee]

Best Feature

Ang Lee
Diana Ossana
James Schamus

Gotham Independent Film Award [Nominee]

Best Ensemble Performance

Heath Ledger
Jake Gyllenhaal
Michelle Williams
Anne Hathaway
Linda Cardellini
Randy Quaid
Anna Faris

Grammy Awards (2007)

Grammy [Nominee]

Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media

Gustavo Santaolalla

Hollywood Film Awards (2005)

Hollywood Breakthrough Award [Winner]

Breakthrough Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal
For Jarhead and Proof

Hollywood Film Award [Winner]

Casting Director of the Year

Avy Kaufman
For Capote , Get Rich or Die Tryin' , Syriana and Zathura: A Space Adventure

International Cinephile Society Awards (2018)

ICS Award [Nominee]

15th Anniversary Award

International Cinephile Society Awards (2006)

ICS Award [Winner]

Best Picture

ICS Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

ICS Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal

ICS Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

ICS Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Ang Lee

ICS Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

ICS Award [Nominee]

Best Original Score

Gustavo Santaolalla

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) (2006)

INOCA [Winner]

Best Picture

INOCA [Winner]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

INOCA [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal

INOCA [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

INOCA [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

INOCA [Winner]

Best Original Song

INOCA [Winner]

Best Original Score

Gustavo Santaolalla

INOCA [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Michelle Williams

INOCA [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

INOCA [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Geraldine Peroni
Dylan Tichenor

INOCA [Nominee]

Best Ensemble Cast

Iowa Film Critics Awards (2006)

IFC Award [Winner]

Best Picture

IFC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA) (2006)

IOMA [Winner]

Best Picture (Miglior film)

IOMA [Winner]

Best Director (Miglior regia)

Ang Lee

IOMA [Winner]

Best Soundtrack (Miglior colonna sonora)

IOMA [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress (Miglior attrice non protagonista)

Michelle Williams

IOMA [Nominee]

Best Adapted Screenplay (Miglior sceneggiatura non originale)

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

IOMA [Nominee]

Best Cinematography (Miglior fotografia)

Rodrigo Prieto

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards (2005)

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best Picture

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best Score

Gustavo Santaolalla

London Critics Circle Film Awards (2006)

ALFS Award [Winner]

Film of the Year

ALFS Award [Winner]

Director of the Year

Ang Lee

ALFS Award [Nominee]

Actor of the Year

Heath Ledger

ALFS Award [Nominee]

Screenwriter of the Year

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (2010)

LAFCA Award [Nominee]

Film of the Decade

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (2005)

LAFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

LAFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

LAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

MTV Movie + TV Awards (2006)

MTV Movie Award [Winner]

Best Performance

Jake Gyllenhaal

MTV Movie Award [Winner]

Best Kiss

Jake Gyllenhaal
Heath Ledger

National Board of Review, USA (2005)

NBR Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

NBR Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

National Film Preservation Board, USA (2018)

National Film Registry [Winner]

National Film Preservation Board

New York Film Critics Circle Awards (2005)

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Film

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

NYFCC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

NYFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

New York Film Critics, Online (2005)

NYFCO Award [Winner]

Top Films of the Year

Nikkan Sports Film Awards (2006)

Nikkan Sports Film Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Film

North Texas Film Critics Association, US (2006)

NTFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

NTFCA Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

NRJ Ciné Awards (2006)

NRJ Ciné Award [Nominee]

Best Kiss (Meilleur baiser)

Jake Gyllenhaal
Heath Ledger

Online Film & Television Association (2017)

OFTA Film Hall of Fame [Winner]

Motion Picture

Online Film & Television Association (2006)

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Picture

Diana Ossana
James Schamus

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Ensemble

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Music, Original Score

Gustavo Santaolalla

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Music, Original Song

Gustavo Santaolalla
Bernie Taupin
Emmylou Harris

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Cinematic Moment

OFTA Film Award [Winner]

Best Official Film Website

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Michelle Williams

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Breakthrough Performance: Female

Michelle Williams

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Casting

Deb Green
Avy Kaufman

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film Editing

Geraldine Peroni
Dylan Tichenor

OFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematic Moment

Online Film Critics Society Awards (2006)

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

OFCS Award [Winner]

Best Original Score

Gustavo Santaolalla

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Ang Lee

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Michelle Williams

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

PGA Awards (2006)

PGA Award [Winner]

Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures

Diana Ossana
James Schamus

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards (2005)

PFCS Award [Winner]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Heath Ledger

PFCS Award [Winner]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Jake Gyllenhaal

PFCS Award [Winner]

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

Michelle Williams

PFCS Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay Adapted from Another Medium

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

PFCS Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto

San Francisco Film Critics Circle (2005)

SFFCC Award [Winner]

Best Picture

SFFCC Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

SFFCC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

Santa Barbara International Film Festival (2006)

Breakthrough Performance of the Year Award [Winner]


Heath Ledger

Satellite Awards (2005)

Satellite Award [Winner]

Outstanding Motion Picture, Drama

Satellite Award [Winner]

Outstanding Director

Ang Lee

Satellite Award [Winner]

Outstanding Original Song

Gustavo Santaolalla
Bernie Taupin

Satellite Award [Winner]

Outstanding Film Editing

Geraldine Peroni
Dylan Tichenor

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture, Drama

Heath Ledger

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Actor in a Supporting Role, Drama

Jake Gyllenhaal

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Screenplay, Adapted

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Original Score

Gustavo Santaolalla

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards (2005)

SEFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

SEFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

SEFCA Award [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

SEFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

SEFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Michelle Williams

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US (2005)

SLFCA Award [Winner]

Best Film

SLFCA Award [Winner]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

SLFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

SLFCA Award [Winner]

Best Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

SLFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Michelle Williams

SLFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actor

Jake Gyllenhaal

SLFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography or Visual/Special Effects

Rodrigo Prieto

The Stinkers Bad Movie Awards (2005)

Stinker Award [Nominee]

Most Overrated Film

The Spencer Breslin Award for Worst Performance by a Child [Nominee]


Jake Church

Utah Film Critics Association Awards (2005)

UFCA Award [Winner]

Best Picture

UFCA Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

UFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

Vancouver Film Critics Circle (2006)

VFCC Award [Winner]

Best Film

VFCC Award [Winner]

Best Director

Ang Lee

VFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

VFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Michelle Williams

Village Voice Film Poll (2005)

VVFP Award [Winner]

Best Performance

Heath Ledger

VVFP Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Performance

Michelle Williams

VVFP Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards (2005)

WAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Film

WAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Heath Ledger

WAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Michelle Williams

WAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Ang Lee

WAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay - Adapted

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana

World Soundtrack Awards (2006)

Public Choice Award [Winner]


Gustavo Santaolalla

World Soundtrack Award [Nominee]

Best Original Soundtrack of the Year

Gustavo Santaolalla

World Soundtrack Award [Nominee]

Best Original Song Written for Film

Gustavo Santaolalla
Bernie Taupin
Emmylou Harris

Writers Guild of America, USA (2006)

WGA Award (Screen) [Winner]

Best Adapted Screenplay

Larry McMurtry
Diana Ossana