Film "The Americas":
- 1996 Großer Preis der Jury, 6th International Environmental and Nature Film Festival in Sacile, Italy 
- 1996 First Prize “Aumra Awa“ at the Second Festival de Cine y Video de las Naciones Abya Yala in Ecuador
- 1996 XVIII Festival de La Habana Cuba:  Special mention as best film on Latin America by a non-Latin American
Film "Thorns in My Eye":
- 2000 Odyssey Special Prize of the jury at the Interfilmfestival, Nuremberg
-   Nominated three times for the Prix Europa
Script "Hometown Babylon":
- 2001 Nominated for the Script Prize Baden-Württemberg
- 2003 Nominated for the German Film Prize
Film "The Underground Worker":
- 2002 Audience Prize: Best Short Film, Independent Film Festival, Osnabrück
- 2003 First Prize, Short Film Competition, 29th International Film Weekend, Würzburg
- 2003 Nominated for the German Short Film Prize
Film "Greenpeace versus Shell – 10 Years after the Brent Spar":
- 2006 "Best Journalistic Film", Ökofilmtour 2006