Austin Film Critics Association (2019)

AFCA Award [Nominee]

Breakthrough Artist

Boots Riley

AFCA Award [Nominee]

Best First Film

Boots Riley

Breakthrough Artist Award [Nominee]


Boots Riley

Austin Film Critics Association (2018)

Austin Film Critics Award [Winner]

Best Original Screenplay

Boots Riley

Austin Film Critics Award [Nominee]

Best First Film

Breakthrough Artist Award [Nominee]


Boots Riley

Black Film Critics Circle Awards (2018)

BFCC Award [Winner]

Best Original Screenplay

Boots Riley

Special Mention [Winner]


Black Reel Awards (2019)

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Emerging Filmmaker

Boots Riley

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Actor

Lakeith Stanfield

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Director

Boots Riley

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Screenplay

Boots Riley

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Ensemble

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Emerging Director

Boots Riley

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding First Screenplay

Boots Riley

Black Reel [Nominee]

Outstanding Costume Design

Deirdra Elizabeth Govan

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (2019)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Actor in a Comedy

Lakeith Stanfield

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy

Central Ohio Film Critics Association (2019)

COFCA Award [Nominee]

Actor of the Year

Tessa Thompson
For Annihilation and Creed II

COFCA Award [Nominee]

Breakthrough Film Artist

Boots Riley

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards (2018)

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Most Promising Filmmaker

Boots Riley

Cork International Film Festival (2018)

Gradam Spiorad na FĂ©ile (Spirit of the Festival Award) [Nominee]


Boots Riley

CPH PIX (2018)

Politiken's Audience Award [Winner]


Boots Riley

Denver Film Critics Society (2019)

DFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy Film

Detroit Film Critics Society, US (2018)

DFCS Award [Nominee]

Breakthrough Artist

Boots Riley

Directors Guild of America, USA (2019)

DGA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement of a First-Time Feature Film Director

Boots Riley

Film Independent Spirit Awards (2019)

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee]

Best Screenplay

Boots Riley

Independent Spirit Award [Nominee]

Best First Feature

Boots Riley
Nina Yang Bongiovi
Jonathan Duffy
Charles D. King
George Rush
Forest Whitaker
Kelly Williams

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards (2018)

FFCC Award [Winner]

Best Original Screenplay

Boots Riley

FFCC Award [Nominee]

Best First Film

Boots Riley

Gotham Awards (2018)

Audience Award [Nominee]


Boots Riley
Nina Yang Bongiovi
Forest Whitaker
Charles D. King
George Rush
Jonathan Duffy
Kelly Williams

Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director Award [Nominee]


Boots Riley

Gotham Independent Film Award [Nominee]

Best Actor

Lakeith Stanfield

Humanitas Prize (2019)

Humanitas Prize [Nominee]

Independent Feature Film

Boots Riley

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US (2018)

Original Vision Award [Winner]


IFJA Award [Nominee]

Best Picture

Indiewire Critics' Poll (2018)

ICP Award [Winner]

Best First Feature

Boots Riley

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards (2018)

Vincent Koehler Award for Outstanding Science Fiction, Fantasy or Horror Film [Nominee]


Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards (2018)

Sierra Award [Winner]

Best Comedy Film

Los Angeles Online Film Critics Society Awards (2018)

LAOFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Independent Film

LAOFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Original Screenplay

Boots Riley

National Board of Review, USA (2018)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Ten Independent Films

North Carolina Film Critics Association (2019)

NCFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Original Screenplay

Boots Riley

Online Film Critics Society Awards (2019)

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Original Screenplay

Boots Riley

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Debut

Boots Riley

Philadelphia Film Critics Circle Awards (2018)

PFCC Award [Winner]

Best Directorial Debut

Boots Riley

Phoenix Critics Circle (2018)

PCC Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy Film

PCC Award [Nominee]

Best Science Fiction Film

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US (2018)

SLFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Comedy Film

Sundance Film Festival (2018)

Grand Jury Prize [Nominee]

Dramatic

Boots Riley

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards (2018)

TFCA Award [Winner]

Best First Feature

Boots Riley