Pema Tseden Poster

Awards

Academy Award of Beijing Film Academy

2020 Winner
Academy Film Award
Best Screenplay
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)

Allywood Film Critics Association Awards

2021 Winner
Golden Elm Award
Best Screenplay
Qi qiu (2019)

Amiens International Film Festival

2019 Winner
Prix étudiant fiction
Qi qiu (2019)

Asia Pacific Screen Awards

2019 Nominee
Asia Pacific Screen Award
Best Screenplay
Qi qiu (2019)
2015 Winner
Asia Pacific Screen Award
Best Youth Feature Film
Gtsangbo (2015)
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For realising a child's special vision of humanity through an expression at once serene, spiritual ... More

For realising a child's special vision of humanity through an expression at once serene, spiritual and cinematic.


Asian Film Awards

2020 Nominee
Asian Film Award
Best Director
Qi qiu (2019)
Best Screenwriter
Qi qiu (2019)
2019 Nominee
Asian Film Award
Best Director
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)

Asian Film Critics Association Awards

2020 Nominee
NETPAC Award
Best Director
Qi qiu (2019)
Best Screenplay
Qi qiu (2019)

Bangkok International Film Festival

2009 Winner
Special Jury Prize
Xunzhao zhimei gengdeng (2009)
Nominee
Golden Kinnaree Award
Xunzhao zhimei gengdeng (2009)

Beijing Student Film Festival

2020 Nominee
Jury Award
Best Film
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
2016 Nominee
Jury Award
Best Director
Tharlo (2015)
2006 Winner
Jury Award
Best Directorial Debut
Lhing vjags kyi ma ni rdo vbum (2005)

Cabourg Romantic Film Festival

2020 Winner
Special Mention
International Competition
Qi qiu (2019)
Nominee
Grand Prix
Best Film
Qi qiu (2019)

Changchun Film Festival

2006 Nominee
Golden Deer
Best Director
Lhing vjags kyi ma ni rdo vbum (2005)

Chicago International Film Festival

2019 Winner
Silver Hugo
Best Screenplay
Qi qiu (2019)

"The Award for Best Screenplay goes to Balloon by Pema Tseden. The film is a gorgeously intimate ... More

"The Award for Best Screenplay goes to Balloon by Pema Tseden. The film is a gorgeously intimate family drama mixed with humor and sorrow which surprised and moved the jury while bringing us closer to one of the most rural areas in the world."

Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Feature
Qi qiu (2019)

China Film Critics Association Award

2019 Winner
China Film Critics Award
Top Ten Films
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)

China Film Director's Guild Awards

2020 Nominee
China Film Directors' Guild Award
Best Screenplay
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
2015 Nominee
China Film Directors' Guild Award
Best Screenplay
Wu cai shen jian (2014)

Chinese Film (Ningbo·Cixi) Festival

2017 Winner
CCF Award
Outstanding Film
Tharlo (2015)

Chinese Film Media Awards

2017 Winner
China Film Media Award
Best Director
Tharlo (2015)
Nominee
China Film Media Award
Best Screenplay
Tharlo (2015)
2007 Nominee
China Film Media Award
Best New Director
Lhing vjags kyi ma ni rdo vbum (2005)

CinemAsia Film Festival

2020 Winner
Jury Award
Best Film
Qi qiu (2019)

Faro Island Film Festival

2020 Winner
Golden Carp Film Award - Chinese
Best Screenplay
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
Nominee
Golden Carp Film Award - Chinese
Best Achievement in Directing
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
2015 Nominee
Golden Moon Award
Best Film
Tharlo (2015)

Five Flavours Asian Film Festival

2019 Winner
New Asian Cinema
Best Film
Qi qiu (2019)
2016 Winner
New Asian Cinema
NETPAC Award
Tharlo (2015)
Nominee
New Asian Cinema
Best Film
Tharlo (2015)

Golden Horse Film Festival

2018 Nominee
Golden Horse Award
Best Director
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
Best Adapted Screenplay
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
2015 Winner
Golden Horse Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Tharlo (2015)
Nominee
Golden Horse Award
Best Director
Tharlo (2015)

Golden Rooster Awards

2017 Winner
Golden Rooster
Best Small and Medium Budget Film
Tharlo (2015)
2005 Winner
Golden Rooster
Best Directorial Debut
Lhing vjags kyi ma ni rdo vbum (2005)

Guangzhou Student Film Festival

2019 Winner
Students' Choice Award
Favorite Independent Film
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
Nominee
Students' Choice Award
Favorite Director
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
Favorite Screenplay
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)

Hainan International Film Festival

2019 Winner
Golden Coconut
Best Feature Film
Qi qiu (2019)

Hong Kong International Film Festival

2011 Winner
Golden DV Award
Khyi rgan (2011)

IFeng Film and TV Award

2020 Nominee
IFeng Award
Best Directing for a Motion Picture
Qi qiu (2019)

International Film Festival of India

2019 Winner
Special Jury Award
Qi qiu (2019)
Nominee
Golden Peacock
Best Film
Qi qiu (2019)

Jogja-NETPAC Asian Film Festival

2015 Nominee
Golden Hanoman Award
Tharlo (2015)

Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival

2019 Winner
Jaeger - LeCoultre Best Film Award
Best Film
Qi qiu (2019)

Locarno International Film Festival

2009 Nominee
Golden Leopard
Xunzhao zhimei gengdeng (2009)

Mi Ying Spirit Movie Award

2016 Nominee
Jury Award
Best Film
Tharlo (2015)

Nantes Three Continents Festival

2009 Nominee
Golden Montgolfiere
Xunzhao zhimei gengdeng (2009)

NEW ERA FILM FESTIVAL

2019 Nominee
New Wave Unit
Best Film
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
Best Director
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)

Oslo Films from the South Festival

2019 Nominee
Silver Mirror Award
Best Feature
Qi qiu (2019)
Nominee
Audience Award
Best Film
Qi qiu (2019)

Pingyao International Film Festival

2019 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Best of Fest - Best Film
Qi qiu (2019)

Pusan International Film Festival

2005 Nominee
New Currents Award
Lhing vjags kyi ma ni rdo vbum (2005)

Shanghai Film Critics Awards

2020 Winner
Film of Merit
Top Ten Films
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
2017 Winner
Film of Merit
Top Ten Films
Tharlo (2015)

Shanghai International Film Festival

2020 Winner
China Movie Channel Media Award
Best Screenplay
Qi qiu (2019)
Best Director
Qi qiu (2019)
Nominee
China Movie Channel Media Award
Best Film
Qi qiu (2019)
2014 Nominee
Golden Goblet
Best Film
Wu cai shen jian (2014)
2009 Winner
Golden Goblet
Grand Jury Prize
Xunzhao zhimei gengdeng (2009)
Nominee
Golden Goblet
Best Film
Xunzhao zhimei gengdeng (2009)
Nominee
Press Prize
Best Feature
Xunzhao zhimei gengdeng (2009)
2006 Winner
Asian New Talent Award
Best Director
Lhing vjags kyi ma ni rdo vbum (2005)
Nominee
Asian New Talent Award
Best Film
Lhing vjags kyi ma ni rdo vbum (2005)

Sir Movie Cultural And Entertainment Industry Award

2020 Nominee
Jury Award
Best Director in a Motion Picture
Qi qiu (2019)

T-Mobile New Horizons International Film Festival, Poland

2019 Nominee
Grand Prix
International Competition
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)

To Ten Chinese Films Festival

2020 Winner
Youth Film Handbook Award
Outstanding Film
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
Nominee
Youth Film Handbook Award
Best Achievement in Directing
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
Best Screenplay
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
2017 Winner
Youth Film Handbook Award
Best Achievement in Directing
Tharlo (2015)
Top Ten Films
Tharlo (2015)
Nominee
Youth Film Handbook Award
Best Screenplay
Tharlo (2015)

Tokyo FILMeX

2019 Winner
Grand Prize
Qi qiu (2019)
2018 Winner
Special Jury Prize
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
Nominee
Grand Prize
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
2015 Winner
Grand Prize
Tharlo (2015)
Winner
Student Jury Prize
Tharlo (2015)
2011 Winner
Grand Prize
Khyi rgan (2011)

This film captures the silence and the atmosphere in the empty place to go into the characters' ... More

This film captures the silence and the atmosphere in the empty place to go into the characters' minds and hearts. The film makes the transition in a very honest way from literature to film. It gives us a chance to experience life in this territory and in these people.


Tromsø International Film Festival

2020 Winner
Faith in Film Award
Qi qiu (2019)
2019 Nominee
Aurora Award
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)

Venice Film Festival

2019 Winner
Sfera 1932 Award - Special Mention
Qi qiu (2019)
Nominee
Venice Horizons Award
Best Film
Qi qiu (2019)
2018 Winner
Venice Horizons Award
Best Screenplay
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
Nominee
Venice Horizons Award
Best Film
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
2015 Nominee
Venice Horizons Award
Best Film
Tharlo (2015)

Vesoul Asian Film Festival

2019 Winner
Golden Wheel
Best Film
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
Winner
INALCO Jury Award - Special Mention
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
Winner
Critics Jury Award
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)
2016 Winner
Golden Wheel
Tharlo (2015)
Winner
INALCO Jury Award
Tharlo (2015)

Warsaw International Film Festival

2009 Nominee
Competition 1-2 Award
Xunzhao zhimei gengdeng (2009)

Writers Guild of China Film Association

2020 Winner
WGC Award
Outstanding Screenplay
Zhuang si le yi zhi yang (2018)

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