SELECTED FILMOGRAPHY


IDA (written and directed 2013)

LA FEMME DU CINQUIEME
(written and directed 2011)

THE RESTRAINT OF BEASTS (written and directed 2006 - abandoned)

MY SUMMER OF LOVE (written and directed 2004)
BEST FILM Edinburgh Film Festival
BAFTA Best British Film
BEST SCREENPLAY Evening Standard Awards
BEST DIRECTOR Directors’ Guild of Great Britain
BEST NEW ACTORS Evening Standard Awards
BEST FILM, BEST ACTOR Cabourg Film Festival, France
EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS (nomintated) Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Photography
BEST FOREIGN FILM Polish Film Academy
BEST FILM Oslo Film Festival
FESTIVAL SCREENINGS Toronto, London, Thessaloniki, Rotterdam, Berlin, Sofia


LAST RESORT (written and directed 2000)
BAFTA Best Newcomer
BEST FILM Edinburgh Film Festival
BEST FILM Thessaloniki Film Festival
BEST FILM Gijon Film Festival Spain
BEST FILM Motovun Festival, Croatia
EUROPEAN FILM AWARDS Discovery Prize nominated
BEST DIRECTOR ‘Heimat’ award by German Ministry of Culture
FIPRESCI PRIZE Thessaloniki, London Film Festivals
BEST ACTRESS Thessaloniki and Gijon
BEST ACTOR Thessaloniki

TWOCKERS (medium length drama, co-written and directed with Ian Duncan, 1998)

TRIPPING WITH ZHIRINOVSKY (doc 1995)
GRIERSON AWARD, Best British Documentary
GOLDEN GATE AWARD, San Francisco Film Festival


THE GRAVE CASE OF CHARLIE CHAPLIN (short, 1993)

SERBIAN EPICS (doc 1992)
GRAN PRIX, Documentary Film Festival Marseille
GRAN PRIX, Festival dei Popoli, Florence

DOSTOEVSKY'S TRAVELS (doc 1991)
ROYAL TELEVISION SOCIETY AWARD
EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY special mention
CANADIAN ‘ROCKY’ at Banff
PRIX ITALIA

FROM MOSCOW TO PIETUSHKI (doc 1990)
EMMY INTERNATIONAL
PRIX ITALIA
CANADIAN ‘ROCKY’ at Banff
ROYAL TELEVISION SOCIETY AWARD