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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2017 Nominated
Oscar
Best Documentary Feature
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
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Acapulco Black Film Festival

2001 Won
Lincoln Filmmakers Trophy
Best Feature Film
Lumumba (2000)

Alliance of Women Film Journalists

2017 Nominated
EDA Award
Best Documentary
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Amiens International Film Festival

2012 Won
Golden Unicorn for Career Achievement
1991 Won
OCIC Award - Honorable Mention
Lumumba: La mort du prophète (1990)

Awards Circuit Community Awards

2016 Nominated
ACCA
Best Documentary Feature Film
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Berlin International Film Festival

2017 Won
Panorama Audience Award
Documentary Film
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
Won
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury - Special Mention
Panorama
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

"Set in the historical context of the United States civil rights movement in the 1950s and '60s, ... More

"Set in the historical context of the United States civil rights movement in the 1950s and '60s, and through the words of James Baldwin, this documentary continues to be relevant today, triggering universal issues of justice and human rights."

Nominated
Teddy
Best Documentary Film
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
2005 Nominated
Golden Berlin Bear
Sometimes in April (2005)

Black Movie Awards

2005 Nominated
Black Movie Award
Outstanding Television Movie
Sometimes in April (2005)
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Black Reel Awards

2017 Nominated
Black Reel
Outstanding Documentary Feature
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
2006 Nominated
Black Reel
Best Director - Television
Sometimes in April (2005)
Best Screenplay, Original or Adapted - Television
Sometimes in April (2005)
2002 Nominated
Black Reel
Theatrical-- Best Independent Film
Lumumba (2000)

Cannes Film Festival

2000 Nominated
C.I.C.A.E. Award
Lumumba (2000)
1993 Nominated
Palme d'Or
L'homme sur les quais (1993)

Cartagena Film Festival

2017 Nominated
Gemas Award
Best Film (Mejor Película)
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Chicago International Film Festival

2016 Won
Audience Choice Award
Best Documentary Feature
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Cinema Eye Honors Awards, US

2017 Nominated
Cinema Eye Honors Award
Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Feature Filmmaking
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
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Outstanding Achievement in Direction
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
Nominated
Cinema Eye Audience Choice Prize
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Cinéma du Réel

1992 Won
Procirep Award
Lumumba: La mort du prophète (1990)

CPH:DOX

2013 Nominated
F:ACT Award
Assistance mortelle (2013)

Directors Guild of America, USA

2017 Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

DocAviv Film Festival

2017 Won
Best International Film - Honorable Mention
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

"For its ability to make a complex historical issue both accessible and immediate, for its ... More

"For its ability to make a complex historical issue both accessible and immediate, for its dedicated approach to its subject and the way it builds a coherent story from varied mediums. This film has the capacity to illuminate the ways in which many conflicts arise from our inability to truly see the other."

Nominated
Best International Film
The International Competition
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards

2017 Won
DFCC
Best Documentary
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Durban International Film Festival

2005 Won
Best Film
Sometimes in April (2005)

Film Independent Spirit Awards

2017 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Documentary
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
2002 Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Foreign Film
Lumumba (2000)

Fribourg International Film Festival

1992 Won
Documentary Award
Lumumba: La mort du prophète (1990)

Gold Derby Awards

2017 Nominated
Gold Derby Award
Documentary Feature
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
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Gotham Awards

2016 Nominated
Audience Award
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
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Nominated
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Documentary
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
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Hamptons International Film Festival

2016 Won
Audience Award
Best Documentary
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
Nominated
Brizzolara Family Foundation Award for a Film of Conflict and Resolution
Best Film
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Human Rights Watch International Film Festival

2001 Won
Lifetime Achievement Award

International Documentary Association

2016 Won
Creative Recognition Award
Best Writing
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
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Nominated
Video Source Award
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
Nominated
IDA Award
Best Feature
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
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Istanbul International Film Festival

2017 Nominated
FACE Award
Human Rights in Cinema Competition
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Jameson Dublin International Film Festival

2017 Won
Festival Award
DFCC Best Documentary
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Locarno International Film Festival

1988 Nominated
Golden Leopard
Haitian Corner (1987)

Luxembourg City Film Festival

2017 Won
Documentary Award
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Milan African Film Festival

2001 2nd place
Best Film
Lumumba (2000)

Montréal World Film Festival

1998 Nominated
Grand Prix des Amériques
Corps plongés (1998)

Munich International Documentary Festival (DOK.fest)

2013 Nominated
Viktor Award
DOK.horizons
Assistance mortelle (2013)

Nantes Three Continents Festival

1987 Nominated
Golden Montgolfiere
Haitian Corner (1987)

Ouagadougou Panafrican Film and Television Festival

2001 Won
Paul Robeson Award
Feature Length
Lumumba (2000)

Oxford Film Festival, Mississippi, USA

2017 2nd place
Audience Award
Best Documentary
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
Midnight Return: The Story of Billy Hayes and Turkey (2016)
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Philadelphia Film Festival

2016 Won
Jury Award
Best Documentary Feature
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
Won
Audience Award
Best Feature
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Portland International Film Festival

2017 Won
Audience Award
Best Documentary
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Sydney Film Festival

2017 Nominated
Sydney Film Prize
Best Film
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)
2010 Nominated
Sydney Film Prize
Best Film
Moloch Tropical (2009)

Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival

2017 Won
Amnesty International Award
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

Toronto International Film Festival

2016 Won
People's Choice Award
Documentary
I Am Not Your Negro (2016)

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