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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2017

Nominee
Oscar
Best Documentary Feature
Roger Ross Williams
Julie Goldman

Americana Film Fest 2017

Nominee
Docs
Roger Ross Williams

Amsterdam International Documentary Film Festival 2016

Nominee
Audience Award
IDFA Audience Award
Roger Ross Williams
2nd Place

Annie Awards 2017

Winner
Special Achievement Award

Berkshire International Film Festival (BIFF) 2016

Winner
Audience Award
Documentary Feature
Roger Ross Williams

Black Reel Awards 2017

Nominee
Black Reel
Outstanding Documentary Feature
Roger Ross Williams

Boston International Kids Film Festival 2016

Winner
Oculus Award
Best Documentary
Roger Ross Williams (director)

Budapest International Documentary Festival 2016

Winner
Student jury award
Roger Ross Williams

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Nominee
CFCA Award
Best Documentary

Cinema Eye Honors Awards, US 2017

Winner
Cinema Eye Honors Award
The Unforgettables
Owen Suskind
Nominee
Cinema Eye Audience Choice Prize
Roger Ross Williams
Nominee
Cinema Eye Honors Award
Outstanding Achievement in Graphic Design or Animation
Brian Bowman
Philippe Sonrier

Critics' Choice Documentary Awards 2016

Winner
Critics' Choice Documentary Award
Most Compelling Living Subject of a Documentary
Owen Suskind
Nominee
Critics' Choice Documentary Award
Best Director (Theatrical Feature)
Roger Ross Williams
Best Documentary Feature
Most Innovative Documentary

deadCenter Film Festival 2016

Winner
Special Jury Prize
Best Documentary
Roger Ross Williams

Detroit Film Critics Society, US 2016

Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Documentary

Directors Guild of America, USA 2017

Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary
Roger Ross Williams

Docville 2016

Winner
Audience Award
Roger Ross Williams
Winner
Jury Award
Best International Documentary
Roger Ross Williams

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards 2016

Nominee
DFCC
Best Documentary
3rd place.

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 2016

Nominee
FFCC Award
Best Documentary

Full Frame Documentary Film Festival 2016

Winner
Audience Award
Feature
Roger Ross Williams

Hawaii Film Critics Society 2017

Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Documentary

Heartland Film 2016

Winner
Truly Moving Picture Award
Roger Ross Williams (director)
A&E IndieFilms (production company)
Motto Pictures (production company)
Roger Ross Williams Productions (production company)
The Orchard (distributor)

Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival 2016

Nominee
Audience Award
Top 20 Audience Favorites
Roger Ross Williams
6th Place

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2017

Nominee
ALFS Award
Documentary of the Year

Master of Art Film Festival 2018

Winner
Best Documentary in Art for Children
Documentary in Art for Children
Roger Ross Williams (director)

Melbourne International Film Festival 2016

Nominee
Most Popular Documentary
Roger Ross Williams
8th Runner-up

Nantucket Film Festival 2016

Winner
Audience Award
Best Documentary Feature
Roger Ross Williams

National Board of Review, USA 2016

Winner
NBR Award
Top Five Documentaries

News & Documentary Emmy Awards 2018

Winner
Emmy
Outstanding Arts & Culture Documentary
Robert DeBitetto (executive producer)
Rob Sharenow (executive producer)
Ron Suskind (executive producer)
Molly Thompson (executive producer)
Julie Goldman (producer)
Christopher Clements (co-producer)
Carolyn Hepburn (co-producer)
Roger Ross Williams (director/producer)
Arts and Entertainment Network
Best Documentary
Robert DeBitetto (executive producer)
Rob Sharenow (executive producer)
Ron Suskind (executive producer)
Molly Thompson (executive producer)
Julie Goldman (producer)
Christopher Clements (co-producer)
Carolyn Hepburn (co-producer)
Roger Ross Williams (director/producer)
Arts and Entertainment Network
Outstanding Editing: Documentary
David Teague (editor)
Arts and Entertainment Network

North Carolina Film Critics Association 2017

Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Documentary Film

Online Film & Television Association 2017

Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Documentary Picture
Roger Ross Williams
Julie Goldman

PGA Awards 2017

Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Documentary Theatrical Motion Pictures
Julie Goldman
Roger Ross Williams

San Francisco International Film Festival 2016

Winner
Audience Award
Documentary
Roger Ross Williams

Satellite Awards 2016

Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, Documentary

Seattle International Film Festival 2016

Nominee
Golden Space Needle Award
Best Documentary
Roger Ross Williams

Stockholm Film Festival 2016

Nominee
Bronze Horse
Best Documentary
Roger Ross Williams

Sundance Film Festival 2016

Winner
Directing Award
Documentary
Roger Ross Williams

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Nominee
Grand Jury Prize
Documentary
Roger Ross Williams

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