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  • Good Will Hunting

At Home
  • The Canyons

  • Laurence Anyways

  • Promised Land

  • 8

  • Virginia

  • William S. Burroughs: A Man Within

  • Howl

  • Guns on the Clackamas

  • Milk

  • Paranoid Park

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Gus Van Sant Awards

  • Profession: Director, Screenwriter, Executive Producer, Producer, Editor
  • Born: Jul 24, 1952
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001
  • Birth Name: Gus Van Sant, Jr
  • Biography: A director who is capable of crafting both deeply unconventional independent films and mainstream crowd-pleasers, Gus Van Sant has managed to carve an enviable niche for himself in Hollywood. In the years that followed his debut in 1985 with Mala... Continued

Awards

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Movie
Category
Year
Status
Southeastern Film Critics Association Milk Best Director 2008 Nominee
Directors Guild of America Milk Best Director 2008 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Milk Best Director 2008 Nominee
London Film Critics Association Milk Best Director 2008 Nominee
Broadcast Film Critics Association Milk Best Director 2008 Nominee
Chicago Film Critics Association Milk Best Director 2008 Nominee
San Francisco Film Critics Circle Milk Best Director 2008 Winner
Boston Society of Film Critics Milk Best Director 2008 Winner
Boston Society of Film Critics Paranoid Park Best Director 2008 Winner
Vancouver Film Critics Milk Best Director 2008 Nominee
Cannes Film Festival Paranoid Park Special 60th Anniversary Award 2007 Winner
Independent Spirit Awards Paranoid Park Best Director 2007 Nominee
Cannes Film Festival Elephant Best Director 2003 Winner
Independent Spirit Awards Elephant Best Director 2003 Nominee
Independent Spirit Awards Gerry Best Director 2002 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Good Will Hunting Best Director 1997 Nominee
Directors Guild of America Good Will Hunting Best Director 1997 Nominee
Independent Spirit Awards My Own Private Idaho Best Film Music 1991 Winner
Independent Spirit Awards My Own Private Idaho Best Director 1991 Nominee
Independent Spirit Awards My Own Private Idaho Best Screenplay 1991 Winner
Independent Spirit Awards Drugstore Cowboy Best Screenplay 1989 Winner
Independent Spirit Awards Drugstore Cowboy Best Director 1989 Nominee
New York Film Critics Circle Drugstore Cowboy Best Screenplay 1989 Winner
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Drugstore Cowboy Best Screenplay 1988 Winner
National Society of Film Critics Drugstore Cowboy Best Director 1988 Winner
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