Awards

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Wins

The Phantoms

(CBC) 2013

International Emmy Award, Kids: Best TV Movie/Mini-Series
Shaw Rocket Prize, Best Youth/Family Program
Writers Guild of Canada, Best Writing, TV Movie/Mini-Series

Borealis (Survival Code)

(CTV/SPACE) 2013 (Writer and EP)

AMPIA, Best TV Movie/Mini-Series
Canadian Screen Award (previously called “Gemini”), Best Dramatic Mini-Series or TV Movie
Canadian Screen Award, Best Writing in a Dramatic Mini-Series or TV Movie

Sticks and Stones

(CTV) 2009

Shaw Rocket Prize, Best Youth/Family Program
Best Film, L.A. International Family Film Festival

Mayerthorpe (Menace)

(CTV) 2008

Gemini, Best Writing in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series
Gemini, Best TV Movie
AMPIA, Best Screenwriter, Drama
AMPIA, Best TV Movie/Mini-Series
Writers Guild of Canada, Best Writing, TV Movie/Mini-Series

One Dead Indian

(CTV) 2006

Gemini, Best Writing in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series

Another Country, A North of 60 Mystery

(CBC) 2003

AMPIA, Best Script, Dramatic

Dreamstorm, A North of 60 Mystery

(CBC) 2002

AMPIA, Best Script, Dramatic

“Borrowed Time,” North of 60-Episode 90

(CBC) 1998

AMPIA, Best Script, Dramatic

The Wild Guys

(play) co-written with Rebecca Shaw, 1992

First place in the 1992 Canadian National One-Act Playwriting Competition

Into the Fields

(CTV) 1989

AMPIA, Best Script, Dramatic

Making Movies

(poetry), 1989

Stephan Stephanson Poetry Prize, Writers Guild of Alberta

Southeasterly

(poetry), 1985

First place in the 1985 CBC Literary Competition

 

Nominations

Falling Through the Cracks: Greg’s Story

2018

AMPIA, Best Short Dramatic Program
AMPIA, Best Writing Short Dramatic Program

Jack: The Jack Layton Story

(CBC) 2013

Banff International Rockie Award, Made for TV Movie

Borealis (Survival Code)

(CTV/SPACE), 2013 (Writer and EP)

AMPIA, Best Writing in a TV Movie/Mini-Series

Wrath of Grapes: The Don Cherry Story 2

(CBC), 2013 (Writer and EP)

Canadian Screen Awards, Best Writing in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series
Canadian Screen Awards, Best Dramatic Program or Mini-Series

Sticks and Stones

(CTV), 2008

Gemini, Best TV Movie

Shades of Black: The Conrad Black Story

(CTV), 2007

Writers Guild of Canada, Best Writing, TV Movie/Mini-Series

One Dead Indian

(CTV), 2006

Gemini, Best TV Movie
Writers Guild of Canada, Best Writing, TV Movie/Mini-Series

Another Country, A North of 60 Mystery

(CBC), 2003

Gemini, Best Writing in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series

Dreamstorm, A North of 60 Mystery

(CBC), 2002

Gemini, Best Writing in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series

Trial by Fire, A North of 60 Mystery

(CBC), 2000

AMPIA, Best Script, Dramatic

In the Blue Ground, A North of 60 Mystery

(CBC), 1999

Gemini, Best Writing in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series

Zhivago’s Fire

(poetry), 1997

Stephan Stephanson Poetry Prize, Writers Guild of Alberta