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Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

2018 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series
The Defiant Ones (2017)
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Outstanding Writing for a Nonfiction Program
The Defiant Ones (2017)
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For episode "Episode 1"

Black Reel Awards

2011 Winner
Black Reel
Best Director
The Book of Eli (2010)
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2002 Nominee
Black Reel
Theatrical - Best Director
From Hell (2001)
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2001 Nominee
Black Reel
Theatrical - Best Director
American Pimp (1999)
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Black Reel Awards for Television

2018 Winner
Black Reel
Outstanding TV Documentary or Special
The Defiant Ones (2017)

Cannes Film Festival

1993 Nominee
Golden Camera
Menace II Society (1993)
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Film Independent Spirit Awards

1994 Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best First Feature
Menace II Society (1993)
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Grammy Awards

2018 Winner
Grammy
Best Music Film
The Defiant Ones (2017)   ( (limited series))
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Image Awards (NAACP)

2018 Winner
Image Award
Outstanding Directing in a Television Movie, Documentary or Special
The Defiant Ones (2017)
2011 Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture (Theatrical or Television)
The Book of Eli (2010)
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International Documentary Association

2017 Winner
IDA Award
Best Limited Series
The Defiant Ones (2017)
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Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

1996 Nominee
Crystal Globe
Dead Presidents (1995)
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Sundance Film Festival

1999 Nominee
Grand Jury Prize
Documentary
American Pimp (1999)
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