2013 Emmy Awards
Nominated for Outstanding Miniseries or Movie (with Jane Campion, Emile Sherman and Iain Canning): Top of the Lake

2008 Qantas Film and Television Awards
Nominated for Best Picture - Budget under $1 Million (shared with Florian Habicht): for Rubbings From a Live Man

2006 Air New Zealand Screen Awards
Nominated for Best Film (shared with Tim White and Lydia Livingstone): for No. 2

2001 Nokia New Zealand Film Awards
Nominated for Best Film (shared with John Toon and Robin Scholes): for Rain