2010 Filmfare Awards (India)
Critics’ Award for Best Film: Firaaq
Nominated for Best Dialogue (with Nandita Das): for Firaaq

2009 Qantas Film and Television Awards
Nominated for Best Screenplay - Film (with Dianne Taylor): for Apron Strings

2008 Hawaii International Film Festival
Best Short Film: Coffee and Allah

2008 ‘Golden Minbar’ International Festival of Muslim Cinema (Russia)
Best Short Film: Coffee and Allah