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    2019 Sundance Film Festival for U.S, Special Jury Award for Moral Urgency
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    2019 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature
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    2019 Sundance Film Festival for U.S. Grand Jury Prize Documentary
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    2018 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature
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    2018 Sundance U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Filmmaking
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    2018 News and Documentary Emmy Awards for Outstanding Politics and Government Documentary
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    IN THE PRESS

    1. ATTLA Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, December 16 on PBS and PBS.org

      November 18, 2019
      (San Francisco, CA) — ATTLA tells the gripping but little-known story of George Attla, an Alaska Native dogsled racer who, with one good leg and fierce determination, became a legendary sports hero in Northern communities around the world. Part dog whisperer, part canny businessman and part heartthrob, Attla rose to international fame during a unique
    2. Conscience Point Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, November 18, 2019, on PBS and PBS.org

      October 1, 2019
      (San Francisco, CA) — In Long Island’s Hamptons, one of the wealthiest areas in the nation and an epicenter of the luxury property boom, a clash of values is taking place. Members of the Shinnecock Indian Nation — the original inhabitants of the beautiful peninsula — find themselves squeezed onto a tiny, impoverished reservation. Over hundreds of years,
    3. Decade of Fire Premieres on Independent Lens Monday, November 4, 2019 on PBS and PBS.org

      October 1, 2019
      (San Francisco, CA) — In the 1970s, the Bronx was on fire. Left unprotected by the city government, nearly a quarter-million people were displaced as their close-knit, multiethnic neighborhood burned to the ground, reducing the community to rubble. While insidious government policies caused the devastation, it was the African American and Latino

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