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Academy Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

Academy Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Writing, Original Screenplay

Sundance Film Festival

2008 | Winner: Dramatic (Grand Jury Prize)

Sundance Film Festival

2008 | Winner: Grand Jury Prize (U.S. Dramatic Competition)

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Winner: Best Female Lead

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Winner: Producers Award

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Feature

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Supporting Male

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Supporting Female

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best Director

Independent Spirit Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best First Screenplay

International Film Festival Rotterdam

2009

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2008 | Winner: Best Actress

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2008 | Winner: SIGNIS Award

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2008 | Winner: Best Actress (Silver Seashell)

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2008 | Winner: TVE Otra Mirada Award

Village Voice Film Poll

2008 | 2nd place: Best First Feature

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2008 | 3rd place: Best First Feature

Indiewire Critics' Poll

2008 | Nominee: Best Lead Performance

BFI London Film Festival

2008

American Film Institute Awards

2009 | Winner: Movie of the Year

National Board of Review

2008 | Winner: Best Directorial Debut

National Board of Review

2008 | Winner: Top Independent Films

National Board of Review

2008 | Winner: Spotlight Award

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2009 | Nominee: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2008 | Winner: Best First Film

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2008 | 2nd place: Best Actress

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2008 | 2nd place: Best Actress

Stockholm International Film Festival

2008 | Winner: Bronze Horse

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

2009 | Nominee: Best First Feature

National Society of Film Critics Awards

2009 | 2nd place: Best Actress

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2008 | Nominee: Best Actress

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

2008 | Nominee: Most Promising Filmmaker

Seattle International Film Festival

2008 | Winner: Women in Cinema Lena Sharpe Award

Melbourne International Film Festival

2008

Santa Barbara International Film Festival

2009 | Winner: Virtuoso Award

Hamburg Film Festival

2008 | Winner: Critics Award

Gotham Awards

2008 | Winner: Best Feature

Gotham Awards

2008 | Winner: Breakthrough Actor

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2008 | Winner: Best Actress

Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2008 | Winner: Best Movie by a Woman