Sunday, 6 December 2015

INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY ASSOCIATION NAMES THE LOOK OF SILENCE THE BEST DOC OF 2015


...and they're right. The Look of Silence is the best documentary of 2015, which is why it's a just recipient of the International Documentary Association's Best Feature award for 2015. It beats a fine selection of nominees, and joins a wide range of winners already announced, and a few other new additions to that list. Check out all the details below.

Best Feature
The Look of Silence (Signe Byrge Sorensen and Joshua Oppenheimer)

Best Writing
Peter Ettedgui and Stevan Riley (Listen to Me Marlon)

Best Cinematography
Artem Ryzhykov (The Russian Woodpecker)

Best Editing
Joe Beshenkovsky and Brett Morgen (Cobain: Montage of Heck)

Best Music
Jonathan Kirkscey (Best of Enemies)

ABC News VideoSource Award
Best of Enemies (Robert Gordon and Morgan Neville)

Career Achievement Award
Gordon Quinn

Pioneer Award
Ted Sarandos

Amicus Award
Tony Tabatznik and the Bertha Foundation

Emerging Filmmaker Award sponsored by the Archibald Family Foundation
Lyric R. Cabral and David Felix Sutcliffe

Courage Under Fire Award
Matthew Heineman

David L. Wolper Student Documentary Award
The Archipelago (Benjamin Huguet)

Best Short
Last Day of Freedom (Dee Hibbert-Jones and Nomi Talisman)

Pare Lorentz Award
How to Change the World (Jerry Rothwell)