Boys Don’t Cry - Complete Awards List

Academy Awards

2000 Won

  • Best Actress (Hilary Swank)
  • Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Chloe Sevigny)

BAFTA Awards

2001 Nominated

  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Hilary Swank)

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

1999 Won

  • Best Actress (Hilary Swank)
  • Best New Filmmaker (Kimberly Peirce)
  • Best Supporting Actress (Chloe Sevigny)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

2000 Won

  • Best Actress (Hilary Swank)

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

1999 Won

  • Best Actress (Hilary Swank)

Chlotrudis Awards

2000 Won

  • Best Actress (Hilary Swank)

Nominated

  • Best Director (Kimberly Peirce)
  • Best Movie
  • Best Supporting Actress (Chloe Sevigny)

Empire Awards, UK

2001 Nominated

  • Screen International Award

GLAAD Media Awards

2000 Nominated

  • Outstanding Film

Golden Globes, USA

2000 Won

  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture (Hilary Swank)

Nominated

  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (Chloe Sevigny)

Guldbagge Awards

2001 Nominated

  • Best Foreign Film

Independent Spirit Awards

2000 Won

  • Best Female Lead (Hilary Swank)
  • Best Supporting Female (Chloe Sevigny)

Nominated

  • Best First Feature (Kimberly Peirce, Jeff Sharp, John Hart, Eva Kolodner, Christine Vachon)
  • Best First Screenplay (Kimberly Pierce, Andy Bienen)
  • Producers Award (Eva Kolodner)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2000 Won

  • Best Female Dubbing (Tatiana Dessi)

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards

2000 Won

  • Best Actress (Hilary Swank)
  • Best Director (Kimberly Peirce)
  • Best Screenplay (Kimberly Pierce, Andy Bienen)
  • Best Supporting Actress (Chloe Sevigny)
  • Most Promising Actress (Hilary Swank)

Nominated

  • Best Picture

London Film Festival

1999 Won

  • FIPRESCI Prize (Kimberly Peirce)
  • Satyajit Ray Prize (Kimberly Peirce)

MTV Movie Awards

2000 Nominated

  • Best Kiss (Hilary Swank and Chloe Sevigny)
  • Breakthrough Female Performance (Hilary Swank)

Molodist International Film Festival

2000 Won

  • Best Full- Length Fiction Film (Kimberly Peirce)

National Board of Review, USA

1999 Won

  • Breakthrough Performance Female (Hilary Swank)
  • Outstanding Directional Debut (Kimberly Peirce)
  • Top Ten Films

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA

2000 Won

  • Best Supporting Actress (Chloe Sevigny)

Nominated

  • Best Actress (Hilary Swank)

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1999 Won

  • Best Actress (Hilary Swank)

Nominated

  • Best First Film (Kimberly Peirce)

Online Film Critics Society Awards

2000 Nominated

  • Best Actress (Hilary Swank)
  • Best Supporting Actress (Chloe Sevigny)

Political Film Society USA

2000 Won

  • PFS Award Expose

Robert Festival

2001 Nominated

  • Best American Film (Kimberly Peirce)

Santa Fe Film Critics Circle Awards

2000 Won

  • Best Actress (Hilary Swank)

Satellite Awards

2000 Won

  • Best Performance By An Actress In A Motion Picture (Hilary Swank)
  • Best Performance By An Actress In A Supporting Role In A Motion Picture (Chloe Sevigny)

Nominated

  • Best Director (Kimberly Peirce)
  • Best Motion Picture

Screen Actors Guild Awards

2000 Nominated

  • Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Leading Role (Hilary Swank)
  • Outstanding Performance By A Female Actor In A Supporting Role (Chloe Sevigny)

St Louis International Film Festival

1999 Won

  • Audience Choice Award (Kimberly Peirce)

Stockholm Film Festival

2000 Won

  • Audience Award (Kimberly Peirce)

1999 Won

  • Best Actress (Hilary Swank)
  • Best Screenplay (Kimberly Peirce)
  • FIPRESCI Prize (Kimberly Peirce)

Teen Choice Awards

2000 Nominated

  • Choice Breakout Performance (Hilary Swank)

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards

1999 Won

  • Best Film (Kimberly Peirce)

Young Hollywood Awards

2000 Won

  • Best Director (Kimberly Peirce)
  • Best Screenwriter (Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen)