BAFTA Awards (2012)

BAFTA Film Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer

Joe Cornish

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA (2012)

Saturn Award [Nominee]

Best International Film

Austin Film Critics Association (2011)

Austin Film Critics Award [Winner]

Best Original Score

Steven Price

Austin Film Critics Award [Winner]

Best First Film

Joe Cornish

Austin Film Critics Award [Nominee]

Best Film

B-Movie Film Festival (2012)

Golden Cob Award [Winner]

Best Actor

John Boyega

Golden Cob Award [Winner]

Best B Movie Director

Joe Cornish

Black Film Critics Circle Awards (2011)

BFCC Award [Winner]

Top Ten Films

Special Mention [Winner]


Black Reel Awards (2012)

Black Reel [Winner]

Best Actor

John Boyega

Black Reel [Winner]

Outstanding Foreign Film

Black Reel [Nominee]

Best Breakthrough Performance

John Boyega

Black Reel [Nominee]

Best Original Score

Steven Price

Black Reel [Nominee]

Best Film

Nira Park
James Wilson

Black Reel [Nominee]

Best Ensemble

Nina Gold

British Independent Film Awards (2011)

British Independent Film Award [Nominee]

Most Promising Newcomer

John Boyega

Douglas Hickox Award [Nominee]


Joe Cornish

Central Ohio Film Critics Association (2012)

COFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Overlooked Film

Joe Cornish

Empire Awards, UK (2012)

Empire Award [Nominee]

Best British Film

Empire Award [Nominee]

Best Horror

Empire Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy

Empire Award [Nominee]

Best Male Newcomer

John Boyega

Evening Standard British Film Awards (2012)

Evening Standard British Film Award [Nominee]

Most Promising Newcomer

John Boyega

Fangoria Chainsaw Awards (2012)

Chainsaw Award [Winner]

Best Makeup/Creature FX

Mike Elizalde
Paul Hyett
Spectral Motion

Chainsaw Award [Nominee]

Best Limited-Release/Direct-to-Video Film

Chainsaw Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Jodie Whittaker

Chainsaw Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Joe Cornish

Chainsaw Award [Nominee]

Best Score

Steven Price
Basement Jaxx

Fantasia Film Festival (2011)

Best European/North - South American Film [Winner]

Audience Award

Joe Cornish

Fright Meter Awards (2011)

Fright Meter Award [Nominee]

Best Horror Movie

Fright Meter Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Joe Cornish

Fright Meter Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Joe Cornish

Golden Schmoes Awards (2011)

Golden Schmoes [Winner]

Best Horror Movie of the Year

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Line of the Year

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Best Sci-Fi Movie of the Year

Golden Schmoes [Nominee]

Biggest Surprise of the Year

IGN Summer Movie Awards (2011)

IGN Award [Nominee]

Best Sci-Fi Movie

IGN Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy Movie

Image Awards (2012)

Image Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Foreign Motion Picture

Indiewire Critics' Poll (2011)

ICP Award [Nominee]

Best First Feature

Joe Cornish

Internet Film Critic Society (2011)

IFCS Award [Winner]

Best Horror or Science Fiction

Locarno International Film Festival (2011)

Variety Piazza Grande Award [Nominee]


Joe Cornish

London Critics Circle Film Awards (2012)

ALFS Award [Nominee]

Breakthrough British Filmmaker

Joe Cornish

ALFS Award [Nominee]

Young British Performer of the Year

John Boyega

Los Angeles Film Festival (2011)

Audience Award [Winner]

Best Narrative Feature

Joe Cornish

New York Film Critics, Online (2011)

NYFCO Award [Winner]

Best Debut as Director

Joe Cornish

Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards (2011)

Rondo Statuette [Nominee]

Best Film

Joe Cornish

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival (2011)

Audience Award [Winner]

Best Feature Film

Joe Cornish

Best Original Soundtrack [Winner]

Best Music

Steven Price

Special Prize of the Jury [Winner]

Feature Film

Joe Cornish

SXSW Film Festival (2011)

Audience Award [Winner]

Midnight Feature

Joe Cornish

Torino Film Festival (2011)

Bassan Arts & Crafts Award [Winner]

Best Production Design

Marcus Rowland

Prize of the City of Torino [Nominee]

Best Feature Film

Joe Cornish

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards (2011)

TFCA Award [Winner]

Best First Feature

Joe Cornish

Village Voice Film Poll (2011)

VVFP Award [Nominee]

Best First Feature

Writers' Guild of Great Britain (2011)

Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award [Nominee]

Best Film Screenplay

Joe Cornish