2014 Rialto Channel NZ Film Awards (The Moas)
Nominated for Best Film: The Dead Lands
Nominated for Best Screenplay: for The Dead Lands

2008 Qantas Film and Television Awards
Nominated for Best Film - Over $1 Million (with Tim Sanders): Perfect Creature
Nominated for Best Screenplay: for Perfect Creature

2001 NZ Film & Television Awards
Nominated for Best Screenplay: for The Irrefutable Truth about Demons

2001 Fantasporto Fantasy Film Festival (Portugal)
Nominated for Best International Fantasy Film: The Irrefutable Truth about Demons

2000 Sitges Fantastic Film Festival (Spain)
Nominated for Best Film: for The Irrefutable Truth about Demons

1994 Ann Arbour Film Festival (United States)
Jury Award for Best Narrative Film: Lenny Minute One

1993 Cannes Film Festival
Nominated for Palme d'Or for Best Short Film: Lenny Minute One