Faya Dayi Poster

(2021)

Awards

American Society of Cinematographers, USA 2022

Winner
ASC Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Documentary Film
Jessica Beshir

Athens International Film Festival 2021

Winner
Golden Athena
Best Documentary
Jessica Beshir

Bilbao International Festival of Documentary and Short Films 2021

Winner
ZINEBI First Film Award
Special Mention
Jessica Beshir

Black Reel Awards 2022

Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Foreign Film
Jessica Beshir
Ethiopia

Camden International Film Festival 2021

Nominee
Emerging Cinematic Vision Award
Jessica Beshir

Camerimage 2021

Nominee
Golden Frog
Documentary Films Competition
Jessica Beshir (cinematographer/director)

Carthage Film Festival 2021

Nominee
Tanit d'Or
Documentary Feature Film
Jessica Beshir (director)

Cinema Eye Honors Awards, US 2022

Nominee
Cinema Eye Honors Award
Outstanding Achievement in Direction
Jessica Beshir
Outstanding Achievement in a Debut Feature Film
Jessica Beshir
Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Feature Filmmaking
Jessica Beshir
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography
Jessica Beshir
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Design
Tom Efinger
Abigail Savage

Critics' Choice Documentary Awards 2021

Nominee
Critics' Choice Documentary Award
Best First Documentary Feature
Jessica Beshir
Best Cinematography
Jessica Beshir

Dokufest International Documentary and Short Film Festival 2021

Nominee
International Docs Competition
International Dox Award
Jessica Beshir

Encounters South African International Documentary Festival 2021

Nominee
Audience Award
Best Documentary
Jessica Beshir

Film Independent Spirit Awards 2022

Winner
Truer Than Fiction Award
Jessica Beshir

Full Frame Documentary Film Festival 2021

Winner
Center for Documentary Studies Filmmaker Award
Jessica Beshir
Winner
Charles E. Guggenheim Emerging Artist Award
Jessica Beshir
Winner
Reva and David Logan Grand Jury Award
Jessica Beshir

Ghent International Film Festival 2021

Nominee
Grand Prix
Best Film
Jessica Beshir

Gotham Awards 2021

Nominee
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Documentary
Jessica Beshir

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival 2021

Winner
Audience Award
Markers
Jessica Beshir

International Documentary and Short Film Festival of Kerala, India 2021

Nominee
Jury Prize
International Long Documentary
Jessica Beshir

International Documentary Association 2022

Nominee
IDA Award
Best Feature
Jessica Beshir
Best Director
Jessica Beshir
Best Cinematography
Jessica Beshir

La Roche-sur-Yon International Film Festival 2021

Nominee
Grand Prix du Jury
Compétition internationale
Jessica Beshir

London Film Festival 2021

Nominee
Grierson Award
Documentary Film
Jessica Beshir

Nyon Visions du Réel 2021

Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
Jessica Beshir
Winner
Grand Prix
International Feature Film Competition
Jessica Beshir

Seattle International Film Festival 2021

Nominee
Documentary Competition Award
Jessica Beshir

Sundance Film Festival 2021

Nominee
Grand Jury Prize
World Cinema - Documentary
Jessica Beshir

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