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Tony Hawk: Until the Wheels Come Off

CEH 2023 Nominee: Tony Hawk Until the Wheels Come Off

Tony Hawk is a pioneer of modern vertical skating and one of the most influential skateboarders of all time.Tony Hawk: Until the Wheels Come Off is a wide-ranging, definitive look at Hawk’s life, iconic career and his relationship with the sport with which he’s been synonymous for decades. The documentary features unprecedented access, never-before-seen footage […]

Mind Over Murder

CEH 2023 Nominee: Mind Over Murder

Mind Over Murder, directed by Nanfu Wang, chronicles the bizarre and psychologically complex story of six individuals who were convicted for the 1985 murder of a beloved 68-year-old grandmother, Helen Wilson, in Beatrice, Nebraska. Despite five of the individuals originally confessing to the crime, the “Beatrice Six” as they became known, were exonerated by DNA […]

How to Survive a Pandemic

CEH 2023 Nominee: How to Survive a Pandemic

How to Survive a Pandemic takes an inside look at the historic, multi-national race to research, develop, regulate and roll out COVID-19 vaccines in the war against the coronavirus pandemic. This documentary began filming in early 2020 as the largest public health effort in history got underway and followed those efforts over the next 18 […]

George Carlin’s American Dream

CEH 2023 Nominee: George Carlins American Dream

George Carlin’s American Dream chronicles the life and work of the legendary comedian who is remembered as one of the most influential stand-up comics of all time. George Carlin’s career spanned half a century during which he headlined 14 HBO comedy specials and appeared on The Tonight Show over 130 times, constantly evolving with the […]

Four Hours at the Capitol

CEH 2023 Nominee: Four Hours at the Capitol

Four Hours at the Capitol is a harrowing and immersive chronicle of the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, when thousands of American citizens from across the country gathered in Washington D.C. to protest the results of the 2020 presidential election. The documentary features never-before-seen footage and vivid first-hand accounts from lawmakers, staffers, police officers, protesters […]

Chernobyl: The Lost Tapes

CEH 2023 Nominee: Chernobyl The Lost Tapes

Thirty-six years after the Chernobyl nuclear reactor exploded in Soviet Ukraine, newly uncovered archival footage and recorded interviews with those who were present paint an emotional and gripping portrait of the extent and gravity of the disaster and the lengths to which the Soviet government went to cover up the incident, including the soldiers sent […]

Black and Missing

CEH 2023 Nominee: Black and Missing

This four-part documentary series by multiple Emmy winner Geeta Gandbhir and award-winning documentarian, journalist, author and activist Soledad O’Brien follows sisters-in-law and Black and Missing Foundation founders Derrica and Natalie Wilson as they fight an uphill battle to bring awareness to the Black missing person cases that are marginalized by law enforcement and national media. […]

All the Beauty and the Bloodshed

CEH 2023 Nominee: All the Beauty and the Bloodshed

Directed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Laura Poitras, All the Beauty and the Bloodshed is an epic, emotional story about internationally renowned artist and activist Nan Goldin told through her ground-breaking photography and slideshows, intimate dialogue and rare footage of her fight to hold the Sackler family accountable for the overdose crisis.

All That Breathes

CEH 2023 Nominee: All That Breathes

All That Breathes follows two brothers who run a bird hospital dedicated to rescuing injured black kites, a staple in the skies of New Delhi, India. In one of the world’s most populated cities, where cows, rats, monkeys, frogs and hogs jostle cheek-by-jowl with people, the “kite brothers” care for thousands of these mesmerizing creatures […]