Academy Awards, USA

2017 Winner
Oscar
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:
Nominee
Oscar
Best Achievement in Directing
Moonlight (2016)

Golden Globes, USA

2019 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
2017 Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Director - Motion Picture
Moonlight (2016)
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Moonlight (2016)

BAFTA Awards

2017 Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Screenplay (Original)
Moonlight (2016)

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)

2016 Winner
AAFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2017 Winner
AWFJ EDA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

Amanda Awards, Norway

2017 Nominee
Amanda
Best Foreign Feature Film (Årets utenlandske spillefilm)
Moonlight (2016)
USA.

Atlantic Film Festival

2016 Winner
Audience Award
People's Choice Award
Moonlight (2016)

Austin Film Critics Association

2016 Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Original Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
Breakthrough Artist Award
Moonlight (2016)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2016 Nominee
ACCA
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
ACCA
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Bali International Film Festival (aka BALINALE)

2017 Winner
Audience Choice
Best Feature Film
Moonlight (2016)   ( (feature film))

Black Film Critics Circle Awards

2016 Winner
BFCC Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Original Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Black Reel Awards

2017 Winner
Black Reel
Outstanding Director, Motion Picture
Moonlight (2016)
Outstanding Screenplay, Motion Picture
Moonlight (2016)

Bodil Awards

2018 Nominee
Bodil
Best American Film (Bedste amerikanske film)
Moonlight (2016)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2019 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
2016 Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Original Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association

2017 Winner
COFCA Award
Breakthrough Film Artist
Moonlight (2016)
For directing and screenwriting.
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Winner
CFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Chicago Independent Film Critics Circle Awards

2017 Winner
CIFCC Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:
Nominee
CIFCC Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

Chicago International Film Festival

2016 Winner
Audience Choice Award
Best Narrative Feature
Moonlight (2016)
2008 Nominee
Gold Hugo
New Directors Competition
Medicine for Melancholy (2008)

Chlotrudis Awards

2017 Winner
Chlotrudis Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

CinEuphoria Awards

2018 Winner
CinEuphoria
Top Ten of the Year - International Competition
Moonlight (2016)
Top Ten of the Year - Audience Award
Moonlight (2016)

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Winner
DFWFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
2nd place

Denver Film Critics Society

2017 Winner
DFCS Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Detroit Film Critics Society, US

2016 Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Breakthrough Artist
Moonlight (2016)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2017 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film
Moonlight (2016)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2019 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Feature
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
Shared with:
Best Director
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
2017 Winner
Independent Spirit Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:
Winner
Robert Altman Award
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:
2009 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best First Feature
Medicine for Melancholy (2008)
Shared with:
Nominee
Someone to Watch Award
Medicine for Melancholy (2008)

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards

2016 Winner
Pauline Kael Breakout Award
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)

2017 Winner
Dorian Award
Director of the Year (Film or Television)
Moonlight (2016)
Screenplay of the Year
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
Dorian Award
Wilde Artist of the Year

Georgetown Independent Film Festival

2003 Winner
Special Jury Prize
Best Narrative Short
My Josephine (2003)

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)

2017 Winner
GAFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
Breakthrough Award
Moonlight (2016)

Gold Derby Awards

2017 Winner
Gold Derby Award
Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:
Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Director
Moonlight (2016)

Golden Schmoes Awards

2016 Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Director of the Year
Moonlight (2016)

Gotham Awards

2018 Nominee
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Feature
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
Shared with:
Nominee
Audience Award
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
Shared with:
2016 Winner
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Winner
Audience Award
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:
Winner
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Feature
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:
2008 Nominee
Gotham Independent Film Award
Breakthrough Director
Medicine for Melancholy (2008)

Guldbagge Awards

2018 Nominee
Guldbagge
Best Foreign Film (Bästa utländska film)
Moonlight (2016)   ( (feature film))

Hawaii Film Critics Society

2017 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Hawaii International Film Festival

2016 Winner
Halekulani Golden Orchid Award
Narrative Feature
Moonlight (2016)

"Spare language and cinematography with a documentary feel illuminate the possibilities of love, ... More

"Spare language and cinematography with a documentary feel illuminate the possibilities of love, hope and healing in this American yet universal story. The authenticity of the acting and the attention paid to emotions of the characters let the audience see the world through Chiron's big eyes and open heart, making MOONLIGHT accessible to viewers anywhere."


Houston Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
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IGN Summer Movie Awards

2016 Nominee
IGN Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

Image Awards

2018 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series
Dear White People (2017)
2017 Winner
Image Award
Outstanding Writing in a Motion Picture (Film)
Moonlight (2016)
Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture (Film)
Moonlight (2016)

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US

2016 Winner
IFJA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2016 Winner
ICP Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
ICP Award
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
2nd place.
2009 Nominee
ICP Award
Best First Feature
Medicine for Melancholy (2008)

5th place. Tied with Одинокий муж... More

5th place. Tied with Одинокий мужчина (2009) and Тюльпан (2008).


International Cinephile Society Awards

2017 Nominee
ICS Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
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International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)

2017 Winner
INOCA
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:

Iowa Film Critics Awards

2017 Nominee
IFC Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2016 Winner
Sierra Award
Breakout Filmmaker of the Year
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
Sierra Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Screenplay, Original
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:

London Critics Circle Film Awards

2017 Nominee
ALFS Award
Director of the Year
Moonlight (2016)
Screenwriter of the Year
Moonlight (2016)

London Film Festival

2016 Nominee
Best Film
Official Competition
Moonlight (2016)

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

Los Angeles Film Festival

2008 Nominee
Filmmaker Award
Best Narrative Feature
Medicine for Melancholy (2008)

Mar del Plata Film Festival

2018 Winner
Audience Award
Best Film
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
Nominee
Best Film
International Competition
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
2016 Nominee
Best Film
International Competition
Moonlight (2016)
2008 Nominee
Best Film
International Competition
Medicine for Melancholy (2008)

Mill Valley Film Festival

2016 Winner
Audience Award
U.S. Cinema
Moonlight (2016)

National Board of Review, USA

2018 Winner
NBR Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
2016 Winner
NBR Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2017 Winner
NSFC Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
NSFC Award
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2016 Winner
NYFCC Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

New York Film Critics, Online

2016 Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

North Carolina Film Critics Association

2017 Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Original Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

North Texas Film Critics Association, US

2017 Nominee
NTFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
2nd place

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards

2017 Nominee
OFCC Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:

Online Film & Television Association

2017 Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:
Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2017 Winner
OFCS Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
OFCS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:

Palm Springs International Film Festival

2017 Winner
Directors to Watch
Moonlight (2016)

Philadelphia Film Festival

2016 Winner
Audience Award - Honorable Mention
Centerpieces
Moonlight (2016)

Phoenix Critics Circle

2016 Winner
PCC Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Tied with Damien Chazelle for Ла-Ла Ленд (2016).
Nominee
PCC Award
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

2016 Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Original Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Robert Festival

2018 Nominee
Robert
Best American Film (Årets amerikanske film)
Moonlight (2016)

Rotterdam International Film Festival

2017 Winner
Audience Award
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
MovieZone Award
Moonlight (2016)

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards

2016 Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Original Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2016 Winner
SFFCC Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Screenplay, Original
Moonlight (2016)
2009 Winner
Marlon Riggs Award
Medicine for Melancholy (2008)
In recognition of the film.

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2017 Nominee
FIPRESCI Film of the Year
Moonlight (2016)

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2017 Winner
Outstanding Director of the Year Award
Moonlight (2016)

Satellite Awards

2016 Winner
Satellite Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)

Seattle Film Critics Awards

2017 Winner
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:

SESC Film Festival, Brazil

2018 Winner
Critics Award
Best Foreign Director (Melhor Diretor Estrangeiro)
Moonlight (2016)
Winner
Audience Award
Best Foreign Director (Melhor Diretor Estrangeiro)
Moonlight (2016)

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Winner
SEFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Tied with Damien Chazelle for Ла-Ла Ленд (2016).
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US

2016 Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Original Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Screenplay, Adapted or Original
Moonlight (2016)

Toronto International Film Festival

2018 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Special Presentations
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
Nominee
Grosch People's Choice Award
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
-Second Place
2016 Nominee
Platform Prize
Moonlight (2016)

USC Scripter Award

2017 Winner
USC Scripter Award
Film
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:
Adapted from "In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue" by Tarell Alvin McCraney

Utah Film Critics Association Awards

2016 Winner
UFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:

Vancouver Film Critics Circle

2016 Nominee
VFCC Award
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Village Voice Film Poll

2016 Winner
VVFP Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Nominee
VVFP Award
Best Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
Shared with:
4th place.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards

2018 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Director
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
Best Adapted Screenplay
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
2016 Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Director
Moonlight (2016)
Best Original Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)

Writers Guild of America, USA

2017 Winner
WGA Award (Screen)
Best Original Screenplay
Moonlight (2016)
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