Acapulco Black Film Festival (2014)

Hollywood Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Danai Gurira

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) (2013)

AAFCA Award [Winner]

Best World Cinema

Black Reel Awards (2014)

Black Reel [Winner]

Outstanding Actress, Motion Picture

Danai Gurira

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Breakthrough Performance, Female

Danai Gurira

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Independent Feature

Andrew Dosunmu

Chlotrudis Awards (2014)

Chlotrudis Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Bradford Young

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Danai Gurira

Chlotrudis Award [Nominee]

Best Production Design

Lucio Seixas

FEST New Directors/New Films Festival (2014)

Golden Lynx [Winner]

Best Feature Film

Andrew Dosunmu

National Board of Review, USA (2013)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Independent Films

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Independent Films

SimonSays Entertainment

Sundance Film Festival (2013)

Cinematography Award [Winner]

Dramatic

Bradford Young
For Ain't Them Bodies Saints

Grand Jury Prize [Nominee]

Dramatic

Andrew Dosunmu

Women Film Critics Circle Awards (2013)

WFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Movie About Women

WFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Woman Storyteller

Darci Picoult

WFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Danai Gurira