• Panel for The Book of Negroes (2015)

 

THE BOOK OF NEGROES 

Nominated: U.S. Critics Choice Awards – The Broadcast Television Journalists Association

Nominated: U.S. Peabody 2016 Award Finalist

WINNER OF 12 CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS, including:

Best TV Movie/Miniseries – Book of Negroes

Best Direction – TV Movie/Miniseries – Clement Virgo

Nominated: 4 NAACP IMAGE AWARDS 2015, WINNER OF 2 NAACP IMAGE AWARDS 2015, including:

Best Miniseries – The Book of Negroes (WINNER)

Best Actor in a Leading Role (Miniseries) – Cuba Gooding Jr. (Nominated)

Best Actress in a Leading Role (Miniseries) – Aunjanue Ellis (Nominated)

Best Writing (Miniseries) – Clement Virgo, Lawrence Hill (The Book of Negroes) (WINNER)

WINNER: 2015 Cablefax Award for Best Miniseries (The Book of Negroes)

WINNER: 2015 A & E Networks Diversity Award (Banff World Media Festival) – Clement Virgo & The Book of Negroes Miniseries

WINNER: C21 Best Limited Series – Clement Virgo & Damon D’Oliveira (Producers)

WINNER: Gracie Award Best Actress in a Leading Role Limited Series – Aunjanue Ellis (2016)

POOR BOY’S GAME

Special Presentation Berlinale 2007, Nominated for The Teddy Award

Special Presentation at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2007

WINNER: Best Atlantic Feature – Atlantic Film Festival People’s Choice/Audience Award

WINNER: Atlantic Film Festival – Best Original Screenplay

WINNER: Atlantic Film Festival – Best Art Direction

WINNER: Atlantic Film Festival – CityTV Award for Best Canadian Feature

WINNER: Audience Award – Calgary International Film Festival

Genie Award Nominations:

Achievement in Editing, Achievement in Music – Original Song,

Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

WINNER: Best supporting Actor – Greg Bryk, Vancouver Film Critics’ Circle

WINNER: Best Feature – Pan African Film Festival

Director’s Guild of Canada – Nomination for Outstanding Achievement Craft Award for direction of a

motion picture film

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BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILM – ACAPULCO BLACK INTL FILM FESTIVAL

Jury Prize for Artistic Achievement – NYC Urbanworld Intl Film Festival

Best Overall Filmmaker Prize – Jamerican Film Festival

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Official Selection Cannes Film Festival (1995), Un Certain Regard

WINNER: Cannes Camera D’Or (1995)

WINNER: Best Canadian Film – Cinefest

WINNER: Best Canadian Film – Atlantic Film Festival

Honorable Mention, Best Canadian Film – Toronto International Film Festival

8 Genie Award Nominations (1995) for:
Best Motion Picture

Achievement in Cinematography
Achievement in Direction
Achievement in Editing
Achievement in Music
Achievement in Screenwriting
Best Supporting Actor
Best Supporting Actress

Nomination for Claude Jutra Award (1995)