Cynthia Wade

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Cynthia Wade is a documentary, commercial & fiction director who has won over 60 film awards worldwide, including an Oscar win for Best Documentary Short Subject (Freeheld, 2008) and an Oscar nomination for Best Documentary Short Subject (Mondays at Racine, 2013). She holds an MA in Documentary Film Production from Stanford University. She is a ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 44 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »


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Sproutland Director
Grit Director
Shelter Dogs Director
Born Sweet Director


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 2012 Whole New Person (Documentary short) (completed)
 2021 Sproutland (Short)
 2018 Invisible: Taja's MPN Story (Documentary short)
 2018 Something So Rare: Four Unique MPN Stories (Documentary short)
 2018/II Grit (Documentary)
 2018 Beyond Blue: Barbara's MPN Story (Documentary short)
 2017 Hep C Free (Documentary short)
 2016 Generation Startup (Documentary) (co-director)
 2015 #EndTheMommyWars (Documentary short)
 2015 Heart Felt (Documentary)
 2014/II Selfie (Documentary short)
 2012 Mondays at Racine (Documentary short)
 2011 Growing Hope Against Hunger (TV Movie) (documentary director)
 2010 Born Sweet (Documentary short)
 2007 Freeheld: The Legacy of Laurel Hester (Documentary short)
 2007 Freeheld (Documentary short)
 2003 Shelter Dogs (Documentary)
 1999 Grist for the Mill (Documentary)
 1995 Almost Home (Documentary short)
 1983 America Undercover (TV Series documentary) (episode "Shelter Dogs")
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Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (5 credits)
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Show Show Writer (1 credit)
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