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Son of Saul

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival
2015 | Winner: Vulcain Prize for the Technical Artist
Cannes Film Festival
2015 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize
Cannes Film Festival
2015 | Winner: François Chalais Award
Cannes Film Festival
2015 | Winner: Grand Prize of the Jury
Academy Awards
2016 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film of the Year
Independent Spirit Awards
2016 | Winner: Best International Film
Village Voice Film Poll
2015 | Winner: Best Actor
Village Voice Film Poll
2015 | 2nd place: Best First Feature
Village Voice Film Poll
2015 | Nominee: Best Director
Indiewire Critics' Poll
2015 | 2nd place: Best Lead Actor
Indiewire Critics' Poll
2015 | Nominee: Best Film
Indiewire Critics' Poll
2015 | Nominee: Best Director
Indiewire Critics' Poll
2015 | Nominee: Best Cinematography
Indiewire Critics' Poll
2015 | Winner: Best First Feature
National Board of Review
2015 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film
BAFTA Awards
2017 | Winner: Best Film not in the English Language
Directors Guild of America
2016 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement of a First-Time Feature Film Director
César Awards
2016 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film
Golden Globes (USA)
2016 | Winner: Best Motion Picture - Foreign Language
New York Film Critics Circle Awards
2015 | Winner: Best First Film
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards
2015 | Winner: Best Foreign Film
Stockholm International Film Festival
2015 | Winner: Best Director
San Francisco Film Critics Circle
2015 | Winner: Best Foreign-Language Film
London Critics Circle Film Awards
2017 | Nominee: Foreign Language Film of the Year
London Critics Circle Film Awards
2017 | Nominee: Film of the Year
London Critics Circle Film Awards
2017 | Winner: Director of the Year
Toronto Film Critics Association Awards
2016 | Nominee: Best First Feature
Toronto Film Critics Association Awards
2016 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film
National Society of Film Critics Awards
2016 | 2nd place: Best Actor
Chicago Film Critics Association Awards
2015 | Nominee: Most Promising Performer
Chicago Film Critics Association Awards
2015 | Nominee: Most Promising Filmmaker
Chicago Film Critics Association Awards
2015 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film
Vancouver Film Critics Circle
2016 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film
British Independent Film Awards
2015 | Nominee: Best International Independent Film
Bodil Awards
2017 | Nominee: Best Non-American Feature
New York Film Critics
2015 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film
Austin Film Critics Association
2015 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film
Austin Film Critics Association
2015 | Nominee: Best First Film
Santa Barbara International Film Festival
2016 | Winner: Virtuoso Award
Kinema Junpo Awards
2016 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film
Goya Awards
2017 | Nominee: Best European Film
Seattle Film Critics Awards
2016 | Winner: Best Foreign-Language Film
Gaudí Awards
2017 | Nominee: Best European Film
Sarajevo Film Festival
2015 | Winner: Feature Film (Special Jury Prize)
Polish Film Awards
2017 | Winner: Best European Film
Camerimage
2015 | Winner: Bronze Frog
Palm Springs International Film Festival
2016 | Winner: Directors to Watch
Australian Film Critics Association Awards
2017 | Nominee: Best International Film (Foreign Language)