2017 Rialto Channel New Zealand Film Awards (The Moas)
Nominated for Best Film: The Rehearsal

2005 New Zealand Screen Awards
Best Film (shared with Dixie Linder): In My Father's Den

2005 Seattle International Film Festival
Special Jury Prize - New Director's Showcase

2005 Dinard British Film Festival (France)
Golden Hitchcock for Best Film: In My Father's Den
Audience Award: In My Father's Den

2005 Shanghai Film Festival
Nominated for Best Film (with Dixie Linder): In My Father's Den

2004 SPADA Screen Industry Awards (Screen Production and Development Association, New Zealand)
Independent Producer of the Year

2004 Toronto International Film Festival
International Critics FIPRESCI Prize: In My Father's Den

2004 San Sebastian International Film Festival (Spain)
Youth Jury Prize: In My Father's Den

1998 Gijon International Film Festival (Spain)
Best Short Film: Possum

1998 Hamburg International Short Film Festival
Second Prize: Possum

1994 Midem Visual Music Awards (France)
Grand Prize (Croisette d'Or): Pacific 3-2-1-Zero

1984 Chicago Film Festival
Silver Plaque: Every Dancer's Dream