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Awards

BAFTA Awards 2015

Nominee
BAFTA Film Award
Best Documentary
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard

Abu Dhabi Film Festival 2014

Nominee
Black Pearl Award
Best Documentary Feature
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard

Athens International Film Festival 2014

Winner
Golden Athena
Music & Film
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard

Australian Film Critics Association Awards 2015

Nominee
AFCA Award
Best Documentary

British Independent Film Awards 2014

Winner
Douglas Hickox Award
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard
Nominee
British Independent Film Award
Best Achievement in Production
Best Documentary

Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema 2014

Nominee
Best Film
International Competition
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard

Cinema Eye Honors Awards, US 2015

Winner
Cinema Eye Honors Award
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography
Erik Wilson
Tied with Franklin Dow and Orlando von Einsiedel for Virunga (2014).
Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Score
Nick Cave
Warren Ellis
The Unforgettables
Nick Cave
Nominee
Cinema Eye Audience Choice Prize
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard
Nominee
Cinema Eye Honors Award
Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Feature Filmmaking
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard
Dan Bowen
James Wilson
Outstanding Achievement in a Debut Feature Film
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard

Danish Film Awards (Robert) 2015

Nominee
Robert
Best Non-American Film (Årets ikke-amerikanske film)
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard

Film Independent Spirit Awards 2015

Nominee
Independent Spirit Award
Best Documentary
Iain Forsyth (director)
Jane Pollard (director)
Dan Bowen (producer)
James Wilson (producer)

Golden Trailer Awards 2015

Nominee
Golden Trailer
Best Foreign Documentary Trailer
Picturehouse Entertainment
Intermission Film

Istanbul International Film Festival 2014

Winner
FIPRESCI Prize
International Competition

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2015

Nominee
ALFS Award
Documentary of the Year
Breakthrough British Filmmaker
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard

Sundance Film Festival 2014

Winner
Directing Award
World Cinema - Documentary
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard

Arguably being the most exciting film in competition, it ruthlessly deconstructs two very different... More

Arguably being the most exciting film in competition, it ruthlessly deconstructs two very different art forms - music and documentary - yet takes nothing away from the everyday reality or magic of its main subject. This is documentary storytelling at its most visionary and mind blowing.

Winner
Editing Award
World Cinema - Documentary
Jonathan Amos

Truth and documentary editing can be opposing forces. Rarely do we, as a jury, see a film confront ... More

Truth and documentary editing can be opposing forces. Rarely do we, as a jury, see a film confront this paradox with such boldness and unexpected authenticity. Constructing a narrative and a cinematic reality that seamlessly blends performance and storytelling with deep emotional truths.

Nominee
Grand Jury Prize
World Cinema - Documentary
Iain Forsyth
Jane Pollard

Sydney Film Festival 2014

Nominee
Sydney Film Prize
Best Film
Iain Forsyth (director)
Jane Pollard (director)
UK

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