Alliance of Women Film Journalists (2016)

EDA Female Focus Award [Nominee]

Best Woman Director

Sarah Gavron

Athena Film Festival (2016)

Athena List Winner [Winner]

Inaugural Athena Film Festival Ensemble Award

Sarah Gavron

British Independent Film Awards (2015)

British Independent Film Award [Winner]

Best Supporting Actor

Brendan Gleeson

British Independent Film Award [Nominee]

Best Actress

Carey Mulligan

British Independent Film Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Anne-Marie Duff

British Independent Film Award [Nominee]

Best Supporting Actress

Helena Bonham Carter

Camerimage (2015)

Golden Frog [Nominee]

Main Competition

Eduard Grau

Empire Awards, UK (2016)

Empire Award [Nominee]

Best British Film

European Film Awards (2016)

European Film Award [Winner]

European Production Designer

Alice Normington

Hamptons International Film Festival (2015)

Tangerine Entertainment Juice Award [Winner]


Sarah Gavron

Hollywood Film Awards (2015)

Hollywood Film Award [Winner]

Composer of the Year

Alexandre Desplat
For The Danish Girl

Hollywood Film Award [Winner]

Actress of the Year

Carey Mulligan

Leggio d'oro (2016)

Leggio d'oro [Winner]

Best Female Voice

Valentina Favazza
For The Danish Girl

London Critics Circle Film Awards (2016)

ALFS Award [Nominee]

British/Irish Actress of the Year

Carey Mulligan
For Far from the Madding Crowd

Mill Valley Film Festival (2015)

Audience Award [Winner]

Mind the Gap

Sarah Gavron

Political Film Society, USA (2015)

PFS Award [Winner]

Human Rights

Satellite Awards (2016)

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Actress in a Motion Picture

Carey Mulligan

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay, Original

Abi Morgan

Turia Awards (2016)

Audience Award [Winner]

Best Foreign Film

Sarah Gavron

Women Film Critics Circle Awards (2015)

Courage in Filmmaking Award [Winner]


Sarah Gavron

Karen Morley Award [Winner]


WFCC Award [Winner]

Best Actress

Carey Mulligan

WFCC Award [Winner]

Best Movie About Women

WFCC Award [Winner]

Best Female Images in a Movie

WFCC Award [Winner]

Women's Work/Best Ensemble

Carey Mulligan
Helena Bonham Carter
Meryl Streep
Anne-Marie Duff
Romola Garai
Grace Stottor
Amanda Lawrence
Shelley Longworth
Sarah Finigan
Lorraine Stanley

WFCC Award [Winner]

Best Movie by a Woman

Sarah Gavron

WFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Woman Storyteller

Abi Morgan

WFCC Award [Nominee]

Worst Male Images in a Movie

WFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Female Action Hero

Carey Mulligan

Women's Image Network Awards (2015)

WIN Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Feature Film

Writers' Guild of Great Britain (2016)

Writers' Guild of Great Britain Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Abi Morgan