Genie Awards Win

  • Best Supporting Actor (Armin Mueller-Stahl)
  • Best Original Screenplay (Steve Knight)
  • Best Cinematography (Peter Suschitzky)
  • Best Editing (Ronald Sanders)
  • Best Original Score (Howard Shore)
  • Best Sound (Stuart Wilson, Christian Cooke, Orest Sushko, Mark Zsifkovits)
  • Best Sound Editing (Wayne Griffin, Robert Bertola, Tony Currie, Andy Malcolm, Michael O'Farrell)

  • Best Canadian Film
  • Best Director of a Canadian Film (David Cronenberg)
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Canadian Film (Viggo Mortensen)

Winner for Best Foreign Film


Winner for Best Performance, Male (Viggo Mortensen)


Winner for Best Actor [Drama] (Viggo Mortensen)

2007 Toronto International Film Festival Win

Winner of the top prize [the Best Picture equivalent], the [Cadillac] People's Choice Award


British Independent Film Award Win

Winner for Best Actor (Viggo Mortensen)

San Diego Film Critics Society Win

Named one of the year's [7] Best Films