2002 Kara Film Festival (Pakistan)
Best Film, Best Director and Best Screenplay: for A Small Life

2002 Avanca International Meeting of Cinema, TV, Video & Multimedia (Portugal)
Special Mention: A Small Life

2000 Seoul Net Digital Film Festival (South Korea)
Grand Prize Senef: for A Small Life

1987 Downstage Writers in Residence Award

1984 International Festival of Fantastic and Science Fiction Films (France)
Golden Unicorn (Grand Prize): Death Warmed Up

1983 Mystfest (Italy)
Special Mention: Next of Kin

1982 Sitges Fantastic Film Festival (Festival Internacional de Cinema Fantastic de Catalunya)
Best Film: Next of Kin

1982 International Festival of Fantastic and Science Fiction Films (France)
Golden Unicorn (Grand Prize): Next of Kin

1979 ICA Writer's Award (inaugural year)