2019 Berlin Film Festival
Nominated for Best Short Film - Generation14+ Section: Hush

2009 Antipodian Film Festival (France)
Audience Award for Best Festival Film: The Strength of Water

2009 Berlin Film Festival
Nominated for Best Film - Generation Section: The Strength of Water

2009 International Film Festival Rotterdam (Netherlands)
Nominated for top award (Tiger Award): The Strength of Water

2007 New York Independent Film and Video Festival (United States)
Best International Music Video (shared with Jon Baxter): for Ray Ray

2000 Chicago International Film Festival
Certificate of Merit - Experimental Short Section: Little Echo Lost

2001 Nescafé Short Film Awards (Australasia)
Best Film: Little Echo Lost

1996 TV Guide New Zealand Film and Television Awards
Best Music Video: Don't Give It Up (Emma Paki)

1996 Madrid Experimental Film Festival (Spain)
Second Prize: Whistle She Rolls

1996 Venice Film Festival
Nominated for Best Short Film: Whistle She Rolls