Saturday, 6 December 2014

CITIZENFOUR WINS TOP PRIZE AT DIVIDED IDA AWARDS


The International Documentary Awards have taken place, with Laura Poitras' buzz-heavy Edward Snowden doc Citizenfour winning Best Feature. However, it failed to pick up any further awards, with no feature-length films taking more than one award each. Full details right here:

Best Feature
Citizenfour (Laura Poitras)

Best Writing
John Maloof and Charlie Siskel (Finding Vivian Maier)

Best Cinematography
Hatuey Viveros Lavielle (Elevator)

Best Editing
Don Kleszy (Last Days in Vietnam)

Best Music
Nick Urata (Alfred and Jakobine)

ABCNews VideoSource Award
1971 (Johanna Hamilton)

Humanitas Documentary Award
Limited Partnership (Thomas G. Miller)

David L. Wolper Student Documentary Award
My Dad's a Rocker (Zu Xin Hou)

Best Short Award
Tashi and the Monk (Johnny Burke and Andrew Hinton)

Pare Lorentz Award
Tashi and the Monk (Johnny Burke and Andrew Hinton)

Emerging Documentary Filmmaker Award
Darius Clark Monroe

Pioneer Award

Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato

Preservation and Scholarship Award
Panh Rithy

Career Achievement Award
Robert Redford