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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

1996 Nominee
Oscar
Best Documentary, Short Subjects
Never Give Up: The 20th Century Odyssey of Herbert Zipper (1995)
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1995 Winner
Oscar
Best Documentary, Features
Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision (1994)
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1991 Nominee
Oscar
Best Documentary, Short Subjects
Rose Kennedy: A Life to Remember (1990)
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1974 Nominee
Oscar
Best Documentary, Short Subjects
Four Stones for Kanemitsu (1973)
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1955 Winner
Oscar
Best Short Subject, Two-reel
A Time Out of War (1954)
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Primetime Emmy Awards

1989 Winner
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Special
American Masters (1985)
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For episode "Lillian Gish: The Actor's Life for Me".
1983 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Informational Series
Screenwriters: Word Into Image (1982)
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Camerimage

2009 Winner
Award for Outstanding Achievements in Documentary Filmmaking

Chicago International Film Festival

1998 Nominee
Gold Hugo
Best Documentary
Return with Honor (1998)
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1996 Winner
Certificate of Merit
Documentary Short
Never Give Up: The 20th Century Odyssey of Herbert Zipper (1995)

Cleveland International Film Festival

1999 Winner
Best Film
Return with Honor (1998)
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Directors Guild of America, USA

1988 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary/Actuality
Slow Fires: On the Preservation of the Human Record (1987)

DoubleTake Documentary Film Festival

1999 Winner
Jury Award
Return with Honor (1998)
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Tied with Fotoamator (1998).

Western Heritage Awards

1978 Winner
Bronze Wrangler
Factual Television Program
The Glory Road West (1976)
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1965 Winner
Bronze Wrangler
Factual Television Program
Hollywood and the Stars (1963)
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for episode "They Went That-a-Way".

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