2018 Huawei Mate20 New Zealand Television Awards
Best Director - Drama: for Wanted, series two

2016 British Academy Children's Awards
Nominated for Children's Award - International: Nowhere Boys

2015 Australian Directors Guild Awards
Nominated for Best Director - TV Miniseries: for Secrets & Lies
Nominated for Best Direction - Children's Television: for Nowhere Boys

2007 Cannes Film Festival 
Official Selection International Critics Week: Fog

2007 Air New Zealand Screen Awards
Nominated for Best Short Film: Fog (with Rachel Gardner) 

2001 Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival (France)
Special Mention - Ecumenical Jury: Letters about the Weather

2001 NZ Film Awards
Nominated for Best Short Script: Letters About the Weather