Searching for Sugar Man (2012) This film is promoted by the international department of the Swedish Film Institute

Academy Award of Merit 2013   (bästa långa dokumentärfilm / Best Documentary - Feature, USA)
Festival Award (Los Angeles) 2013   (Best Edited Documentary (feature) Award, ACE American Cimema Editors, USA)
Festival Award (Los Angeles) 2013   (Best Documentary Screenplay, Writers Guild of America, USA )
Prize (London) 2013   (bästa dokumentär / Best Documentary, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, BAFTA, Storbritannien)
The Lorens Award 2013   (Lorens Award, Göteborg International Film Festival, Sverige)
Prize (Los Angeles) 2013   (bästa dokumentär / Best Documentary, Producers Guild Awards, USA)
Festival Award (Los Angeles) 2013   (The Award for Outstanding Producer of Documentary Theatrical Motion Pictures, Producers Guild Awards, USA)
The Guldbagge Award 2013 Best Documentary
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award 2013 Best Screenplay Malik Bendjelloul
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award 2013 Best Sound Per Nyström
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award 2013 Best Picture
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award 2013 Best Music Malik Bendjelloul
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award 2013 Best Editing Malik Bendjelloul
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award 2013 Best Sound Malik Bendjelloul
Nominated for the Guldbagge Award 2013 Best Music Sixto Rodriguez
Prize (Los Angeles) 2012   (bästa musik / Best Music, International Documentary Association, USA)
Prize (Los Angeles) 2012   (bästa långfilm / Best Feature Award, International Documentary Association, USA)
Festival Award (New York) 2012   (bästa dokumentär/best documentary, The National Board of Review of Motion Pictures, USA)
Festival Award (Doha) 2012   publikens pris/audience award, The Doha Tribeca Film Festival, Qatar)
Festival Award (Amsterdam) 2012   (IDFA Melkweg Award for Best Music Documentary, IDFA - International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, Nederländerna)
Festival Award (Amsterdam) 2012   (publikens pris/audience award, IDFA - International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, Nederländerna)
Festival Award (Canberra) 2012   (publikpriset/audience award, Australien)Canberra International Film Festival
Festival Award (Aten) 2012   (Golden Athena Music and Film Award, Golden Athena Music and Film Festival, Grekland)
Festival Award (Durban) 2012   (DIFF Documentary Audience Award, Durban International Film Festival, Sydafrika)
Festival Award (Melbourne) 2012   (publikpris / Audience Award, Melbourne International Film Festival, Australien)
Festival Award (Moskva) 2012   (Bästa dokumentär/best documentary Moscow International Film Festival, Ryssland)
Festival Award (Los Angeles) 2012   (publikpris / Audience Award, LA Film Fest, USA)
Festival Award (New York) 2012   (2nd place Audience Award, Tribeca Film Festival, New York, USA)
Festival Award (Park City) 2012   (World Cinema Audience Award: Documentary, Sundance Film Festival, USA)
Festival Award (Park City) 2012   (A World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Prize for its Celebration of the Artistic Spirit , Sundance Film Festival, USA)
Photo:  Hal Wilson