Awards, Nominations and Film Festivals

Jessica’s first award was back in 2008, when she got a Golden Space Needle Award at the Seattle Film Festival for her work in Jolene. But after her killer 2011, she received numerous awards for Best Supporting Actress and for Breakout Artist.

Her major awards nominations got all at once: Academy Awards (the Oscar), Golden Globes, Bafta, SAG and Critics Choice. Check below the list:

2012

Nominated – Academy Awards – Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (for The Help)
Nominated – Saturn Awards – Best Actress (for Take Shelter)
Nominated – BAFTA – Best Supporting Actress (for The Help)
WON – Black Reel Awards – Best Ensemble (for The Help)
WON – Critics Choice Awards – Best Ensemble (for The Help)
Nominated – Critics Choice Awards – Best Supporting Actress (for The Help)
WON – Central Ohio Film Critics Award – Actor of the Year
Nominated – Central Ohio Film Critics Award – Best Supporting Actress (for The Three of Life)
Nominated – Central Ohio Film Critics Award – Best Ensemble (for The Help)
Nominated – Central Ohio Film Critics Award – Best Supporting Actress (for The Help)
Nominated – Golden Globes – Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture (for The Help)
Nominated – Independent Spirit Awards – Best Supporting Female (for Take Shelter)
WON – Kansas City Film Critics Award – Best Supporting Actress (for Tree of Life)
Nominated – London Critics Film Award – Supporting Actress of the Year (for The Help)
WON – Los Angeles Critics Film Award – Best Suppporting Actress (for The Help, Take Shelter, Coriolanus, The Help, Tree of Life)
WON – National Board of Review – Best Acting by an Ensemble (for The Help)
WON – National Society of Film Critics Award – Best Supporting Actress (for Take Shelter, The Help and The Tree of Life)
WON – Online Film Critics Society Award – Best Supporting Actress (for The Tree of Life)
WON – Online Film Critics Society Award – Breakthrough Performer (for The Tree of Life, The Help and The Debt)
WON – Palm Springs Spotlight Award (for The Help, The Tree of Life, Coriolanus, Take Shelter and The Debt)
Second Place – Sant Jordi Awards – Mejor Actriz Extranjera (for The Tree of Life)
WON – SAG Awards – Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture (for The Help)
Nominated – SAG Awards – Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role (for The Help)
WON – Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award – Best Supporting Actress (for The Help, The Tree of Life and Take Shelter)

2011

WON – Austin Film Critics Award – Best Supporting Actress (for Take Shelter)
WON – Austin Film Critics Award – Breakthrough Artist Award
WON – Chicago Film Critics Association Award – Best Supporting Actress (for The Three of Life)
Nominated – Gothan Awards – Best Ensemble (for Take Shelter)
WON – Hollywood Film Award – Actress of the Year
WON – Hollywood Film Award – Best Ensemble (for The Help)
WON – New York Film Critics Circle Award – Best Supporting Actress (for Take Shelter, The Tree of Life and The Help)
Nominated – Phoenix Film Critics Society Award – Best Actress in a Supporting Role (for The Help)
WON – San Diego Film Critics Society Special Award (for the body of work in the last year)
Nominated – San Diego Film Critics Society Award – Best Ensemble Performance (for The Help)
Nominated – San Diego Film Critics Society Award – Best Supporting Actress (for The Help)
WON – Satellite Award – Best Actress in a Supporting Role (for The Tree of Life)
WON – Satellite Award – Special Achievement Award (for The Help)
WON – Southeastern Film Critics Association Award – Best Ensemble (for The Help)
WON – Toronto Film Critics Association Award – Best Supporting Actress (for Take Shelter)
Nominated – Toronto Film Critics Association Award – Best Supporting Actress (for The Tree of Life)
Nominated – Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Award – Best Acting Ensemble (for The Help)

2008

WON – Seattle International Film Festival Golden Space Needle Award – Best Actress (for Jolene)


The Jessica Chastain Film Festival

Jessica’s movies has been seen in many local film festival. Check the list below:

2012

January 26-29 Brooklyn Israel Film Festival: The Debt
February 1-11 Fajr International Film Festival: Tree of Life
February 16-26 Jameson Dublin International Film Festival: Wilde Salome
February 17-19 Aultsville Winter Filmfest : Tree of Life
May 16-27 Cannes Film Festival: Madagascar 3

2011

January 20-30 Sundance Film Festival: Take Shelter (photos)
February 10–20 Berlin Film Festival: Coriolanus (photos press and premiere)
May 11-22 Cannes Film Festival: Tree of Life and Take Shelter (photos photocall and screening)
May 19-June 12 Seattle Film Festival: The Westerner (Jessica production)
June 8-13 Sidney Film Festival: Tree of Life
June 21-27 Palm Springs International ShortFest: The Westerner
August 31-September 10 Venice International Film Festival: Wilde Salome AND Texas Killing Fields (photos photocall and screening)
September 2-11 The Deauville Festival Of American Film: The Help AND Take Shelter
September 8-18 Toronto International Film Festival: Coriolanus AND Take Shelter (photos photocall, press, conference and premiere)
September 9-15 Whiskey Creek Film Festival: Tree of Life
September 16-24 San Sebastian Film Festival: Texas Killing Fields
September 22-October 2 Zurich Film Festival: The Help AND Take Shelter
September 28-October 2 San Diego Film Festival: Coriolanus
September 30-October 6 Kansas International Film Festival: Take Shelter
October 12-27 London Film Festival: Coriolanus AND Take Shelter
October 13-22 Haifa Film Festival: The Debt
October 14-20 New Orleans Film Festival: Take Shelter
October 20-23 Santa Fe Film Festival: Coriolanus
November 2-13 Starz Denver Film Festival: Coriolanus
November 3-10 American Film Institute Festival: Coriolanus
November 4-19 Three Rivers Film Festival: Take Shelter
November 9-13 Inverness Film Festival: Take Shelter
November 10-27 Cape Ann Film Festival: Take Shelter
November 16-30 Black Nights Film Festival: Tree of Life
December 21-January 1 Aspen Film Showcase: Coriolanus

2010

September 3-12 The Deauville Festival Of American Film: The Debt
September 9-19 Toronto International Film Festival: The Debt
October 7-11 The Hamptons International Film Festival: The Debt
October 7-17 Mill Valley Film Festival: The Debt
October 7-21 Chicago International Film Festival: The Debt

2009

January 6-19 Palm Springs International Film Festival: Jolene
March 19-27 Tiburon Film Festival: Jolene
April 2-9 Phoenix Film Festival: Jolene
October 8-12 The Hamptons International Film Festival: Stolen
October 8–16 Pusan (Busan) International Film Festival: Stolen
November 5-8 Ojai-Ventura International Film Festival: Stolen
November 12-22 Saint Louis Film Festival: Stolen

2008

May 22-June 15 Seattle Film Festival: Jolene