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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2001 Nominated
Oscar
Best Documentary, Features
Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (2000)
Shared with:

Primetime Emmy Awards

2017 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking
Oklahoma City (2017)
Shared with:
2015 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series
Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies (2015)
Shared with:
2012 Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Writing for Nonfiction Programming
American Experience (1988)
For episodes "Clinton"
2010 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for Nonfiction Programming
American Experience (1988)
For episode "My Lai".
Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Exceptional Merit in Nonfiction Filmmaking
American Experience (1988)
Shared with:
For episode "My Lai".
2001 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Non-Fiction Special
Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (2000)
Shared with:

Florida Film Festival

2004 Won
Audience Award
Best Documentary Feature
American Experience (1988)
For episode "The Fight (#17.2)".

FOCAL International Awards

2014 Won
FOCAL Award
Best Use of Footage on Digital or Non-Television Platforms
Makers: Women Who Make America (2013)
Shared with:
www.MAKERS.com

International Documentary Association

2010 Nominated
Pare Lorentz Award
American Experience (1988)
For episode "My Lai"
Nominated
IDA Award
Continuing Series
American Experience (1988)
Shared with:
For episodes "Into the Deep: America, Whaling & the World", "My Lai", and "Roads to Memphis"
2009 Nominated
IDA Award
Continuing Series
American Experience (1988)
Shared with:

For episodes "A Class Apart", "The Trials of J. Robert Oppenheimer", "The Polio Crusade", and "The ... More

For episodes "A Class Apart", "The Trials of J. Robert Oppenheimer", "The Polio Crusade", and "The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln"


News & Documentary Emmy Awards

2007 Nominated
Emmy
Outstanding Science, Technology and Nature Programming
American Experience (1988)
Shared with:
For episode "The Boy in the Bubble"
2005 Won
Emmy
Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Direction
American Experience (1988)
For episode "The Fight"
2004 Nominated
Emmy
Outstanding Coverage of a Current News Story - Long Form
Frontline (1983)
Shared with:
For episode "Failure to Protect: The Taking of Logan Marr"

Organization of American Historians

2002 Won
Erik Barnouw Award
Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (2000)
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Sidewalk Film Festival

2000 Won
Audience Choice Award
Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (2000)
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Sundance Film Festival

2004 Nominated
Grand Jury Prize
Documentary
The Fight (2004)
2000 Nominated
Grand Jury Prize
Documentary
Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (2000)
Shared with:

Urbanworld Film Festival

2000 Won
Jury Prize
Best Documentary
Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (2000)
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Tied with Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme (2000).

Washington Jewish Film Festival

2000 Won
Audience Award
Documentary
Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (2000)
Shared with:

Writers Guild of America, USA

2018 Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Documentary Screenplay
Oklahoma City (2017)
2013 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Documentary - Other Than Current Events
American Experience (1988)
For episode "Clinton"
2010 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Documentary - Other Than Current Events
American Experience (1988)
For episode "The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln".
2007 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Documentary - Other Than Current Events
American Experience (1988)
For episode "The Boy in the Bubble (#18.10)".
2006 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Documentary - Other Than Current Events
American Experience (1988)
For episode "Kinsey".
2005 Won
WGA Award (TV)
Documentary - Other Than Current Events
American Experience (1988)
For episode "The Fight".
2003 Nominated
WGA Award (TV)
Documentary - Current Events
Frontline (1983)
Shared with:
For the Feature "Rollover: The Hidden History Of The Suv"
2002 Won
WGA Award (TV)
Documentary - Other Than Current Events
Scottsboro: An American Tragedy (2000)
Tied with Nova (1974), episode "Hitler's Lost Sub".

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