Winner of the Dutch “TV-Beelden” for best documentary.
Winner BankGiro Loterij IDFA Audience Award, IDFA 2014.
Nominated for a Golden Calf for Best feature documentary, Dutch Film Festival 2015.
Men who saved the World
Winner of 5 awards for: Best Film, Best Director, Best Original Story, Best Child Actor, Best Production Design, 27th Malaysian Film Festival 2015.
The Dream of Shahrazad
Winner of the Best South African Documentary Award, 36th Durban International Film Festival 2015.
Winner of Best Freedom Film, Luxor African Film Festival 2015.
Nominated for Best Documentary, Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2015.
Kurai, Kurai- Tales of the Wind
Winner Guimet Prize, Vesoul Asian IFF 2015 and the Guimet National Museum of Asian Arts in Paris.
40 Day’s of Silence
Winner Special Jury Prize, Festival International du Film de la Femme 2014.
Winner Golden Alhambra Award, Granada Cines del Sur Film Festival 2014.
The World Belongs To Us
Winner Best Original Score, Magritte Awards 2014.
Nominated for Best Film and Best Production Design, Magritte Awards 2014.
Winner Lexus Ibero-American Opera Prima Competition, Miami International Film Festival 2013.
Honorable mention at Hotdocs 2011.
Winner Michel Mitrani Prize, FIPA 2012.
The Light Tief
Winner of Best Film and the FIPRESCI Prize, Eurasia International Film Festival 2010.