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Awards

Business and Financial Reporting Emmy Awards

2008 Nominated
Emmy
Outstanding Documentary on a Business Topic
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Inside the Meltdown"

Christopher Awards

2003 Won
Christopher Award
Television & Cable
Faith and Doubt at Ground Zero (2002)
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Cinema Eye Honors Awards, US

2016 Nominated
Cinema Eye Honors Award
Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Filmmaking for Television
Outbreak (2015)
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News & Documentary Emmy Awards

2015 Won
Emmy
Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Firestone and the Warlord"
2014 Won
Emmy
Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Retirement Gamble"
Nominated
Emmy
Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For the film: League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis
Outstanding Coverage of a Current News Story - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Egypt in Crisis"
Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "To Catch a Trader"
2013 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award
Won
Emmy
Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Battle for Syria"
Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Money, Power and Wall Street"
Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a News Magazine
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Opium Brides"
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Inside Japan's Nuclear Meltdown"
Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Big Sky, Big Money"
Outstanding Informational Programming - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
The Interrupters (2011)
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For episode "The Interrupters"
Nominated
Emmy
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a News Magazine
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Al Qaeda in Yemen"
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a News Magazine
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Regime Responds"
Outstanding Feature Story in a News Magazine
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Middle School Moment"
Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a News Magazine
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Cell Tower Deaths"
Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a News Magazine
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Six Billion Dollar Bet"
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Climate of Doubt"
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Poor Kids"
Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Dollars and Dentists"
Outstanding Informational Programming - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Suicide Plan"
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a News Magazine
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Battle for Syria"
2012 Won
Emmy
Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Revolution in Cairo." Tied with episode "Syria Undercover" from Frontline (1983).
Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Syria Undercover." Tied with the episode "Revolution in Cairo" from Frontline (1983).
Nominated
Emmy
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Wikisecrets"
Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a News Magazine
Frontline (1983)
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For segment "The Child Cases"
Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "A Perfect Terrorist"
Outstanding Interview
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Interrogator"
Outstanding Interview
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Spy Who Quit"
Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Anthrax Files"
2011 Nominated
Emmy
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Quake"
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Wounded Platoon"
Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Law & Disorder"
Outstanding Informational Programming - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Confessions"
Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Spill"
2010 Won
Emmy
Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Warning"
Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a News Magazine
Frontline/World (2002)
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For episode "Ghana: Digital Dumping Ground" (6/23/2009)
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "A Death in Tehran"
2009 Won
Emmy
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Bush's War"
Nominated
Emmy
New Approaches to News & Documentary Programming: Documentaries
Frontline (1983)
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For website "Bush's War Timeline"
Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Rules of Engagement"
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a News Magazine
Frontline/World (2002)
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For segment "Pakistan: State of Emergency"
2007 Won
Emmy
Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form
Sex Slaves (2005)
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Outstanding Historical Programming - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Lost Year in Iraq"
2006 Won
Emmy
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The Storm"
Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For "The Torture Question"
Nominated
Emmy
Outstanding Feature Story in a News Magazine
Frontline/World (2002)
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For segment "Sudan: The Quick and the Terrible"
Outstanding Informational Programming - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "The New Asylums"
1997 Won
Emmy
Outstanding Informational or Cultural Programming - Programs
Frontline (1983)
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For episode "Secret Daughter (#14.17)".
1985 Won
Emmy
Outstanding Background/Analysis of a Single Current Story - Programs
Living Below the Line (1984)
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PGA Awards

2009 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Non-Fiction Television
Frontline (1983)
2003 Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Reality/Game/Informational Series Television
Frontline (1983)
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