2014 Rialto Channel NZ Film Awards (The Moas)
Nominated for Best Documentary: Voices of the Land: Ngā Reo o te Whenua
Nominated for Best Director - Documentary: for Voices of the Land: Ngā Reo o te Whenua

2013 Parnu International Documentary and Anthropology Film Festival (Estonia)
Best Audiovisual Presentation: Stori Tumbuna: Ancestors’ Tales

2013 Aperture Asia Pacfic International Ethnographic Documentary Festival
 (Australia)
Awesome Award for Innovative Approach to Ethnographic Films: for Stori Tumbuna: Ancestors' Tales