Awards

Filmmakers | Press | Education | Credits

  • Nomination, Academy Award, Best Documentary Feature, 2009

 

  • Special Jury Award – International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam 2009 (IDFA) (Netherlands)

 

  • Freedom of Expression Award and one of Five Best Documentaries – National Board of Review 2009 (USA)

 

  • Audience Award – Best Documentary – Palm Springs International Film Festival 2010 (USA)

 

  • Audience Award – Best Documentary – Mill Valley Film Festival 2009 (USA)

 

  • Best in Fest – San Luis Obispo International Film Festival 2010 (USA)

 

  • Best Feature Documentary – Boulder International Film Festival 2010 (USA)

 

  • Audience Award – Best Documentary – It’s All True Film Festival 2010 (Brazil)

 

  • Audience Award – Best Documentary – Fresno Film Festival 2010 (USA)

 

  • Best Documentary – Sydney Film Festival 2010 (Australia)

 

  • Audience Choice Award (co-winner) – Mendocino Film Festival 2010 (USA)

 

  • Special Jury Mention – Docaviv Film Festival 2010 (Israel)

 

  • Audience Award, Best Documentary—Traverse City Film Festival 2010

 

  • Tikkum Olam (“Heal the World”) Award – Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, 2010

 

  • John O’Connor Film Award, American Historical Association, 2010

 

  • Cinema For Peace, Paris, France, 2010 (nominated)

 

  • History Makers Award, 2010

 

  • Selection, US State Department “Documentary Showcase”, 2011