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Louis Sutherland

Actor, Writer, Director

2013 Berlin Film Festival
Winner of Generation 14 Plus Section: Shopping

2013 Rialto Channel NZ Film Awards (The Moas)
Best Film: Shopping
Best Director (shared with Mark Albiston): for Shopping
Best Screenplay (shared with Mark Albiston): for Shopping

2013 Sundance Film Festival (United States)
Nominated for Jury Prize - World Cinema Dramatic Section: Shopping

2010 Arts Foundation (New Zealand)
New Generation Award (shared with Mark Albiston)

2010 Sundance Film Festival
Jury Prize in International Short Filmmaking: The Six Dollar Fifty Man

2010 Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin
Special Mention, Generation Kplus section: The Six Dollar Fifty Man

2010 Aspen Film Festival (United States)
British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA)
Los Angeles Prize for Excellence

2010 Cinequest Film Festival (United States)
Best Narrative Short: The Six Dollar Fifty Man

2010 Vladivostok International Film Festival (Russia)
Best Short Film: The Six Dollar Fifty Man

2009 Cannes Film Festival
Special Distinction: The Six Dollar Fifty Man

2009 Show Me Shorts Film Festival (New Zealand)
Best Director (shared with Mark Albiston): for The Six Dollar Fifty Man

2009 Qantas Film and Television Awards
Best Short Film (shared with Mark Albiston): The Six Dollar Fifty Man
Best Screenplay (shared with Mark Albiston): for The Six Dollar Fifty Man

2009 Valladolid International Film Festival (Spain)
Silver Spike: The Six Dollar Fifty Man

2009 Expresion en Corto (Mexico)
Best International Short Fiction Film: The Six Dollar Fifty Man

2009 Middle East International Film Festival (United Arab Emirates)
Black Pearl 09 for Best Narrative Short: The Six Dollar Fifty Man

2007 Cannes Film Festival
Special Mention (runner-up for Palme d'Or for best short film): Run

2007 Air New Zealand Screen Awards
Best Short Film: Run
Best Short Film Script: for Run