Broadcast Film Critics Announce New Critics Choice Awards for Documentaries

Posted on August 1, 2016 at 1:38 pm

I am delighted that the Broadcast Film Critics Association, of which I am a proud member, has established a new set of awards for documentaries, with the first to be awarded on November 3, 2016. This is a category that has been long overdue for more recognition than one category each year. Awards will include:

Best Documentary Feature Film (Theatrical Premiere)
Best Documentary Feature (Television Premiere)
Best Director of a Documentary
Best First Documentary Feature
Best Music Documentary
Best Sports Documentary
Most Compelling Living Subject of a Documentary
Best Limited Documentary Series for Television
Best Ongoing Documentary Series for Television
Best Unstructured Reality Series
Best Song in a Documentary
Most Innovative Documentary
Best Investigative Journalist

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