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Peter Weir

Born on August 21, 1944 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Known for making moody, complex dramas that often focus on the emotional struggles of men caught up in social change and/or upheaval, Australian director Peter Weir is regarded as one of the most solid directors in both his native country and in ... Read Full Biography
Year Award Category Movie Result
2003 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Director Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Nominated
2003 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Picture Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Nominated
2003 Chicago Film Critics Association Best Director Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Nominated
2003 Directors Guild of America Best Director Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Nominated
2003 Hollywood Foreign Press Association Best Director Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Nominated


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