Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards (2013)

Apsara Award [Nominee]

Best Music Director

Sneha Khanwalkar

Apsara Award [Nominee]

Best Female Playback Singer

Rekha Jha
Khushboo Raaj

Asia Pacific Screen Awards (2012)

Jury Grand Prize [Winner]


Anurag Kashyap

Asia Pacific Screen Award [Nominee]

Achievement in Directing

Anurag Kashyap

Asia Pacific Screen Award [Nominee]

Best Performance by an Actor

Manoj Bajpayee

Asia-Pacific Film Festival (2012)

Best Art Director [Winner]


Wasiq Khan

Best Director [Nominee]


Anurag Kashyap

Best Film [Nominee]


Best Supporting Actress [Nominee]


Huma Qureshi

Asian Film Awards (2013)

Asian Film Award [Nominee]

Best Film

Asian Film Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Anurag Kashyap

Asian Film Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematographer

Rajeev Ravi

Asian Film Award [Nominee]

Best Production Designer

Wasiq Khan

Awards of the International Indian Film Academy (2013)

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Anurag Kashyap

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Leading Role

Manoj Bajpayee

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Leading Role

Huma Qureshi

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Nawazuddin Siddiqui
For Talaash

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Reema Sen

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Performance in a Negative Role

Tigmanshu Dhulia

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Story

Zeishan Quadri

Bollywood Hungama Surfers' Choice Movie Awards (2013)

Surfers' Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Anurag Kashyap

Filmfare Awards (2013)

Filmfare Award [Winner]

Best Film - Critics

Anurag Kashyap

Filmfare Award [Winner]

Best Actress - Critics

Richa Chadha

Filmfare Award [Winner]

Best Dialogue

Anurag Kashyap
Zeishan Quadri
Sachin K. Ladia
Akhilesh Jaiswal

Filmfare Award [Winner]

Best Action

Sham Kaushal

Filmfare Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Manoj Bajpayee

Filmfare Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Anurag Kashyap

Filmfare Award [Nominee]

Best Film

Anurag Kashyap
Guneet Monga
Sunil Bohra
AKFPL
Viacom18 Motion Pictures
Tipping Point Films
Jar Pictures
Phantom Films

Filmfare Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Huma Qureshi

Filmfare Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Richa Chadha

Filmfare Award [Nominee]

Best Music Director

Sneha Khanwalkar

National Film Awards, India (2013)

President's Silver Medal [Winner]

Best Re-recording Mixing

Sinoy Joseph
AKFPL

Silver Lotus Award [Winner]

Best Audiography

Sreejesh

Silver Lotus Award [Winner]

Special Jury Award

Nawazuddin Siddiqui
For Kahaani , Dekh Indian Circus and Talaash

People's Choice Awards, India (2012)

Movie Award [Nominee]

Favorite Drama Movie

Sydney Film Festival (2012)

Sydney Film Prize [Nominee]


Anurag Kashyap

Times of India Film Awards (2013)

Critics' Awards [Winner]

Best Film

Anurag Kashyap

Zee Cine Awards (2013)

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Piyush Mishra

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Richa Chadha

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Performance in a Villainous Role

Tigmanshu Dhulia

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Performance in a Villainous Role

Pankaj Tripathi

Popular Award [Nominee]

Best Debut - Female

Huma Qureshi

Technical Award [Nominee]

Best Dialogue

Anurag Kashyap
Zeishan Quadri
Akhilesh Jaiswal
Sachin K. Ladia