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Awards

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2013

Nominee
EDA Award
Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay
Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber
Nominee
EDA Female Focus Award
Best Breakthrough Performance
Shailene Woodley
Nominee
EDA Special Mention Award
Best Depiction of Nudity, Sexuality, or Seduction
Shailene Woodley
Miles Teller

Boston Online Film Critics Association 2013

Winner
BOFCA Award
Ten Best Films of the Year
6th place

Casting Society of America, USA 2015

Nominee
Artios
Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Low Budget Feature - Drama
Angela Demo
Tracy Kilpatrick (location casting)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2014

Nominee
COFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber
Best Overlooked Film
Breakthrough Film Artist
Brie Larson
For Don Jon and Short Term 12
For acting.

Chlotrudis Awards 2014

Nominee
Chlotrudis Award
Best Actress
Shailene Woodley
Best Actor
Miles Teller
Best Adapted Screenplay
Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

deadCenter Film Festival 2013

Winner
Best Feature
James Ponsoldt (Director)
Tom McNulty (Producer)
Andrew Lauren (Producer)
Shawn Levy (Producer)
Michelle Krumm (Producer)
A24 (Distributor)
Global Produce (Production Company)
Andrew Lauren Productions (Production Company)
21 Laps Entertainment (Production Company)

Film Independent Spirit Awards 2014

Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Screenplay
Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber
Best Female Lead
Shailene Woodley

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics 2014

Nominee
Dorian Award
Unsung Film of the Year

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA) 2014

Winner
Breakthrough Award
Brie Larson
For Don Jon and Short Term 12
Winner
Oglethorpe Award for Excellence in Georgia Cinema
James Ponsoldt
Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber
Nominee
Breakthrough Award
Miles Teller
For 21 & Over
Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Ensemble
Best Picture
Best Adapted Screenplay
Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Gotham Awards 2013

Nominee
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Actress
Shailene Woodley

Guild of Music Supervisors Awards 2014

Nominee
GMS Award
Best Music Supervision for Independent Motion Pictures Budgeted Under 10 Million Dollars
Gabe Hilfer
Season Kent

MTV Movie + TV Awards 2014

Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Breakthrough Performance
Miles Teller
Best Kiss
Shailene Woodley
Miles Teller

National Board of Review, USA 2013

Winner
NBR Award
Top Ten Independent Films

North Carolina Film Critics Association 2014

Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Winner
PFCS Award
Overlooked Film of the Year
Tied with The Kings of Summer (2013).

Prism Awards 2014

Winner
Prism Award
Feature Film - Substance Use
A24
Nominee
Prism Award
Performance in a Feature Film
Shailene Woodley

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2013

Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Supporting Actress
Shailene Woodley
Nominee
SDFCS Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

San Francisco Film Critics Circle 2013

Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Seattle International Film Festival 2013

Winner
Futurewave Youth Jury Award
James Ponsoldt

For its relatable story that embodies the teenage struggle in a realistic manner and for its ... More

For its relatable story that embodies the teenage struggle in a realistic manner and for its powerful ensemble of actors.


St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2013

Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Scott Neustadter
Michael H. Weber

Sundance Film Festival 2013

Winner
Special Jury Prize
Dramatic
Miles Teller
Shailene Woodley

"Acting" - For two young actors who showed rare honesty, naturalism and transparency and whose ... More

"Acting" - For two young actors who showed rare honesty, naturalism and transparency and whose performances brought up the best in each other.

Nominee
Grand Jury Prize
Dramatic
James Ponsoldt

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival 2014

Nominee
Just Film Award
Best Youth Film
James Ponsoldt

USC Scripter Award 2014

Nominee
USC Scripter Award
Scott Neustadter (screenwriter)
Michael H. Weber (screenwriter)
Tim Tharp (author)

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2013

Nominee
WAFCA Award
Best Adapted Screenplay
Michael H. Weber
Scott Neustadter

World Soundtrack Awards 2013

Nominee
World Soundtrack Award
Discovery of the Year
Rob Simonsen (composer)
For The Way Way Back

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