|2008||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Original Screenplay||Frozen River||Nominated|
|2008||Alliance of Women Film Journalists||Best Woman Director||Frozen River||Won|
|2008||Chicago Film Critics Association||Most Promising Filmmaker||Frozen River||Nominated|
|2008||Independent Spirit Awards||Best First Screenplay||Frozen River||Nominated|
|2008||Independent Spirit Awards||Best Director||Frozen River||Nominated|
by William Goss
Sure enough, the first week of December brings the first formal slew of awards nominations, today's coming from Film Independent's Spirit Awards. The Hollywood Reporter bring us the list of nominees, with dramas Ballast, Frozen...
by Peter Martin
Straight dramatic features have not been feeling the love from distributors at Sundance so far, with most of the deal action concentrated on documentaries (American Teen, Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired), comedies (Hamlet 2)...