2011 Aotearoa Film and Television Awards
Nominated for Best Feature Film: Predicament
Nominated for Best Director - Feature Film: for Predicament
Nominated for Best Screenplay - Feature Film: for Predicament

2010 Aspen Shortsfest (United States)
Special Jury Prize: Careful with that Power Tool

2008 Valladolid Film Festival (Spain)
Golden Spike for Best Short Film: Careful with that Axe

1998 SPADA Screen Industry Awards (Screen Production and Development Association, New Zealand)
New Film-maker of the Year