2015 NME Music Awards 
Best Music Film

2014 Athens International Film Festiva
Music and Film Section - Honourable Mention: Pulp: A Film about Life, Death and Supermarkets

2014 South by Southwest Film Festival (United States)
Nominated for Audience Award - 24 Beats per Second section (for Music Documentaries): Pulp: A Film about Life, Death and Supermarkets

2011 Aotearoa Film and Television Awards
Best Director - Feature Film: for Love Story
Best Feature Film: Love Story

2008 Qantas Film & Television Awards
Nominated for Best Feature Film - Budget under $1 Million (shared with Philippa Campbell): Rubbings from a Live Man

2005 New Zealand Screen Awards
Best Digital Feature: Kaikohe Demolition

2004 SPADA Screen Industry Awards (Screen Production and Development Association, New Zealand)
New Filmmaker of the Year

2003 New Zealand Film Awards
Nominated for Best Digital Feature: Woodenhead