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2020 Oscars Challenge: [3] “For Sama” — Best Documentary Feature

Right now, pundits have “American Factory” and “Honeyland” coming in before “For Sama,” but do not count it out, as it might just tug at the heartstrings more than those other two films can.

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Oscars Watch: 35th Annual International Documentary Association (IDA) Documentary Awards

The International Documentary Association honored some the greatest of documentaries of the year including “Honeyland” and “For Sama.”

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Oscars Watch: 32nd European Film Awards

The awards were held in Berlin, Germany on December 7, 2019 at 19:00 CET (10am PST), hosted by Aiste Dirziute & Anna Brüggemann. The big winner was “The Favourite,” which took home eight awards, including Best European Film and Best European Director. Director Werner Herzog was on hand to accept his Lifetime Achievement Award and actress Juliette Binoche attended to accept her European Achievement in World Cinema Award.

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Oscars Watch: 21st British Independent Film Awards

The British Independent Film Awards highlight and reward the best, most innovative and creative independent filmmaking and filmmakers in the UK. They identify and encourage emerging talent, support and celebrate the independent film community and promote British film and talent to the public.

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Oscars Watch: 13th Annual Cinema Eye Award Nominees

Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Feature Filmmaking “American Factory”Directed and Produced by Steven Bognar and Julia ReichertProduced by Jeff Reichert and Julie Parker Benello “Apollo 11”Directed and Produced by Todd Douglas MillerProduced by Thomas Petersen and Evan Krauss “For Sama”Directed by Waad al-Kateab and Edward WattsProduced by Waad al-Kateab “Honeyland”Directed by Ljubomir Stefanov and Tamara KotevskaProduced by Atanas Georgiev and Ljubomir Stefanov “Midnight Family”Directed and … Read More Oscars Watch: 13th Annual Cinema Eye Award Nominees

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Oscars Watch: 21st British Independent Film Awards Nominees

Best British Independent Film “Bait” “For Sama” “The Personal History Of David Copperfield” “The Souvenir” “Wild Rose” Best Director Waad Al-kateab & Edward Watts — “For Sama” Oliver Hermanus — “Moffie” Joanna Hogg — “The Souvenir” Mark Jenkin — “Bait” Asif Kapadia — “Diego Maradona” Best Screenplay “In Fabric” — Peter Strickland “The Personal History Of David Copperfield” — Armando Iannucci & Simon Blackwell … Read More Oscars Watch: 21st British Independent Film Awards Nominees