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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2014 Nominated
Oscar
Best Documentary, Features
Al midan (2013)
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Primetime Emmy Awards

2014 Won
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Directing for Nonfiction Programming
Al midan (2013)
Outstanding Cinematography for Nonfiction Programming
Al midan (2013)
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Nominated
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special
Al midan (2013)
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Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2013 Nominated
EDA Female Focus Award
This Year's Outstanding Achievement by a Woman in the Film Industry
Al midan (2013)
For risking life and limb to document the Egyptian revolution in The Square (2013).

Berlin International Film Festival

2014 Won
Amnesty International Film Prize
Al midan (2013)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2014 Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary
Al midan (2013)
2005 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary
Control Room (2004)
2002 Won
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary
Startup.com (2001)
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DoubleTake Documentary Film Festival

2001 Won
MTV>News:Docs:Prize
Startup.com (2001)
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Fribourg International Film Festival

2014 Won
Audience Award
Al midan (2013)
Nominated
Grand Prix
Al midan (2013)

Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

2004 Won
Jury Award
Control Room (2004)
Won
CDS Filmmaker Award
Control Room (2004)
2nd place
Seeds of War
Control Room (2004)

Hamptons International Film Festival

2013 Won
Victor Rabinowitz and Joanne Grant Award for Social Justice
Al midan (2013)
Won
Brizzolara Family Foundation Award for a Film of Conflict and Resolution - Honorable Mention
Al midan (2013)

Independent Spirit Awards

2014 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Documentary
Al midan (2013)
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2005 Nominated
Truer Than Fiction Award
Control Room (2004)

International Documentary Association

2013 Won
IDA Award
Best Feature
Al midan (2013)
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Nominated
Humanitas Award
Al midan (2013)
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2004 Won
IDA Award - Honorable Mention
Feature Documentaries
Control Room (2004)
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Won
Emerging Documentary Filmmaker
Nominated
IDA Award
Feature Documentaries
Control Room (2004)
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2001 Won
IDA Award
Feature Documentaries
Startup.com (2001)
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Tied with Children Underground (2001).

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2001 2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Documentary/Non-Fiction Film
Startup.com (2001)
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Munich International Documentary Festival

2013 Nominated
Viktor Award
DOK.horizons
Rafea: Solar Mama (2012)
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Palm Springs International Film Festival

2014 Nominated
Audience Award
Best Documentary Feature
Al midan (2013)

Philadelphia Film Festival

2001 Won
Jury Award
Best Documentary
Startup.com (2001)
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Tied with My Generation (2000).

Sheffield International Documentary Festival

2013 Won
Tim Hetherington Award
Al midan (2013)
Won
EDA Award
Best Female-Directed Film
Rafea: Solar Mama (2012)
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Sundance Film Festival

2013 Won
Audience Award
World Cinema - Documentary
Al midan (2013)
Nominated
Grand Jury Prize
World Cinema - Documentary
Al midan (2013)
2001 Nominated
Grand Jury Prize
Documentary
Startup.com (2001)
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Sydney Film Festival

2004 Won
FIPRESCI Prize
Control Room (2004)

Taos Talking Picture Festival

2001 Nominated
Taos Land Grant Award
Startup.com (2001)
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Toronto International Film Festival

2013 Won
People's Choice Award
Documentary
Al midan (2013)

Writers Guild of America, USA

2005 Nominated
Documentary Screenplay Award
Control Room (2004)
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