Awards + Nominations

YEAR AWARD
2008 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Cinematography - Won
Anthony Dod Mantle
2008 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Editing - Won
Chris Dickens
2008 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Original Score - Won
A.R. Rahman
2008 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Original Song - Won
Gulzar, A.R. Rahman, Maya Arulpragasam
2008 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Picture - Won
Christian Colson
2008 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Sound Editing - Nominated
Tom Sayers
2008 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Best Sound Mixing - Won
Ian Tapp, Richard Pryke, Resul Pookutty
2008 Alliance of Women Film Journalists
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 American Cinema Editors Guild
Best Edited Feature - Drama - Nominated
Chris Dickens
2008 American Society of Cinematographers
Best Cinematographer - Nominated
Anthony Dod Mantle
2008 Art Directors Guild
Best Art Direction in a Contemporary Film - Nominated
Mark Digby
2008 Boston Society of Film Critics
Best Art Direction - Won
Chris Dickens
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Actor - Nominated
Dev Patel
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Adapted Screenplay - Nominated
Simon Beaufoy
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Cinematography - Nominated
Anthony Dod Mantle
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Director - Nominated
Danny Boyle
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Editing - Nominated
Chris Dickens
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Music - Nominated
A.R. Rahman
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Production Design - Nominated
Mark Digby, Michelle Day
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Sound - Nominated
Ian Tapp, Glenn Freemantle, Tom Sayers, Richard Pryke, Resul Pookutty
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Best Supporting Actress - Nominated
Freida Pinto
2008 Broadcast Film Critics Association
Best Composer - Won
A.R. Rahman
2008 Broadcast Film Critics Association
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Broadcast Film Critics Association
Best Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 Broadcast Film Critics Association
Best Song - Nominated
Gulzar, A.R. Rahman, Sukhwinder Singh
2008 Broadcast Film Critics Association
Best Young Actor/Actress - Won
Dev Patel
2008 Chicago Film Critics Association
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 Chicago Film Critics Association
Best Cinematography - Nominated
Anthony Dod Mantle
2008 Chicago Film Critics Association
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Chicago Film Critics Association
Best Original Score - Nominated
A.R. Rahman
2008 Chicago Film Critics Association
Most Promising Performer - Won
Dev Patel
2008 Costume Guild Awards
Best Art Direction in a Contemporary Film - Nominated
Suttirat Anne Larlarb
2008 Dallas/Fort Worth Film Critics Association
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Detroit Film Critics Society
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Detroit Film Critics Society
Best Newcomer - Nominated
Dev Patel
2008 Directors Guild of America
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Florida Film Critics
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Florida Film Critics
Best Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Original Score - Won
A.R. Rahman
2008 Hollywood Foreign Press Association
Best Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 Houston Film Critics
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Houston Film Critics
Best Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 Iowa Film Critics Association
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Kansas City Film Critics Association
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 London Film Critics Association
Best British Actor - Nominated
Dev Patel
2008 London Film Critics Association
Best British Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 London Film Critics Association
Best Director - Nominated
Danny Boyle
2008 London Film Critics Association
Screenwriter of the Year - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 London Film Critics Association
Young British Performer of the Year - Nominated
Dev Patel
2008 Los Angeles Film Critics Association
Best Cinematography - Nominated
Anthony Dod Mantle
2008 Los Angeles Film Critics Association
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Los Angeles Film Critics Association
Best Score - Won
A.R. Rahman
2008 National Board of Review
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 National Board of Review
Breakthrough Performance by an Actor - Won
Dev Patel
2008 National Society of Film Critics
Best Cinematography - Won
Anthony Dod Mantle
2008 New York Film Critics Circle
Best Cinematography - Won
Anthony Dod Mantle
2008 New York Film Critics Online
Best Cinematography - Won
Anthony Dod Mantle
2008 New York Film Critics Online
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle, Loveleen Tandan
2008 New York Film Critics Online
Best Score - Won
A.R. Rahman
2008 New York Film Critics Online
Best Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 Online Film Critics Association
Best Editing - Won
Chris Dickens
2008 Phoenix Film Critics Association
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 Phoenix Film Critics Association
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Phoenix Film Critics Association
Best Editing - Won
Chris Dickens
2008 Phoenix Film Critics Association
Best Performance By a Youth - Male - Won
Ayush Mahesh Khedekar
2008 Phoenix Film Critics Association
Breakthrough Performance - Won
Dev Patel
2008 San Diego Film Critics Association
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 San Diego Film Critics Association
Best Cinematography - Won
Anthony Dod Mantle
2008 San Diego Film Critics Association
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 San Diego Film Critics Association
Best Editing - Won
Chris Dickens
2008 San Diego Film Critics Association
Best Score - Won
A.R. Rahman
2008 Screen Actors Guild
Best Supporting Actor - Nominated
Dev Patel
2008 Southeastern Film Critics Association
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 Southeastern Film Critics Association
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 St. Louis Gateway Film Critics Association
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Vancouver Film Critics
Best Director - Nominated
Danny Boyle
2008 Washington D.C. Film Critics Association
Best Adapted Screenplay - Won
Simon Beaufoy
2008 Washington D.C. Film Critics Association
Best Breakthrough Performance - Won
Dev Patel
2008 Washington D.C. Film Critics Association
Best Director - Won
Danny Boyle
2008 Writers Guild of America
Best Adapted Screenplay - Nominated
Simon Beaufoy
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