List of accolades received by Mr. Nobody
Mr. Nobody is a 2009 science fiction drama film written and directed by Jaco Van Dormael. It premiered on September 12, 2009 at the 66th Venice International Film Festival, before being released in theaters in Belgium and France in January 2010 by Belga Films and Pathé. Since its original release, Mr. Nobody has become a cult film, noted for its philosophy and cinematography, personal characters and Pierre Van Dormael's soundtrack.
Mr. Nobody has received accolades in categories ranging from recognition of the film itself, to its cinematography, direction and editing, to the cast's performance, particularly Jared Leto's portrayal of the film's protagonist, Nemo Nobody. The film was submitted for consideration for the Golden Lion at the 66th Venice International Film Festival, but lost to Lebanon. Sylvie Olivé was later given the Golden Osella for Outstanding Technical Contribution for the production design and the film received the Biografilm Lancia Award. Jared Leto earned a nomination for the Volpi Cup for Best Actor. He also received Best Performance at the 14th Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival.
Mr. Nobody was nominated in seven categories at the 1st Magritte Awards and won in six: Best Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography, Best Original Score, and Best Editing. It lost the award for Best Sound to A Town Called Panic. The film won the People's Choice Award for Best European Film at the 23rd European Film Awards, and the Audience Award at the Biografilm Festival. The film also received the André Cavens Award for Best Film from the Belgian Film Critics Association. The American Film Institute listed Mr. Nobody as one of the best European films of 2010.
Awards and nominations
|Award||Date of ceremony||Category||Recipients and nominees||Outcome|
|American Film Institute||November 4, 2010||Best European Films||Mr. Nobody||Won|
|Belgian Film Critics Association||December 27, 2010||André Cavens Award for Best Film||Mr. Nobody||Won|
|Biografilm Festival||June 14, 2010||Audience Award||Mr. Nobody||Won|
|European Film Awards||December 4, 2010||People's Choice Award for Best European Film||Mr. Nobody||Won|
|Fonske Awards||September 11, 2010||Best Belgian Film||Mr. Nobody||Won|
|Karlovy Vary International Film Festival||July 10, 2010||Audience Award||Mr. Nobody||Nominated|
|Magritte Awards||February 5, 2011||Best Cinematography||Christophe Beaucarne||Won|
|Best Director||Jaco Van Dormael||Won|
|Best Editing||Matyas Veress||Won|
|Best Film||Mr. Nobody||Won|
|Best Original Score||Pierre Van Dormael||Won|
|Best Screenplay||Jaco Van Dormael||Won|
|Best Sound||Emmanuel de Boissieu, Frédéric Demolder, Dominique Warnier||Nominated|
|National Norwegian Graphic Design Awards||May 26, 2008||Best Poster||Kåre Martens||Nominated|
|Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival||July 25, 2010||Best Film||Mr. Nobody||Nominated|
|Best Performance||Jared Leto||Won|
|Silverback Awards||July 27, 2012||Audience Award||Mr. Nobody||Nominated|
|Best Director||Jaco Van Dormael||Won|
|Best Feature Film||Mr. Nobody||Won|
|Sitges Film Festival||October 12, 2009||Best Film||Mr. Nobody||Nominated|
|Best Makeup||Kaatje Van Damme||Won|
|Stockholm International Film Festival||November 29, 2009||Best Cinematography||Christophe Beaucarne||Won|
|Bronze Horse||Mr. Nobody||Nominated|
|Venice Film Festival||September 12, 2009||Biografilm Lancia Award – Fiction||Mr. Nobody||Won|
|FIPRESCI Prize||Mr. Nobody||Nominated|
|Golden Lion||Mr. Nobody||Nominated|
|Golden Osella for Outstanding Technical Contribution||Sylvie Olivé||Won|
|Special Jury Prize||Mr. Nobody||Nominated|
|Volpi Cup for Best Actor||Jared Leto||Nominated|
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