2001 American Film Institute Fest
Nominated for Grand Jury Prize: for Crooked Earth

1987 New Zealand Film and TV Awards

Best Adapted Screenplay - Film (shared with Bill Baer and Bruno Lawrence): The Quiet Earth

1982 Mystfest (Italy)
Best Ensemble Acting: for The Scarecrow
Nominated for Best Film: The Scarecrow

1978 Feltex Television Awards
Best Documentary: Birth with Dr. R.D. Laing

1978 Melbourne Film Festival
Best TV Film: Birth with Dr. R.D. Laing