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New Awards in 2020 for Broadcast Editing & Cinematography

Beyoncé’s Homecoming Leads Broadcast Nominations

October 24, 2019 | Los Angeles, California – Cinema Eye Honors kicked off its 2020 season today with the first awards announcements of its 13th year recognizing artistry and innovation in nonfiction filmmaking. Underlining its ongoing commitment to filmmaking craft and recognizing the artisans essential to nonfiction cinema, Cinema Eye announced nominees for two new awards: Outstanding Achievement in Editing for a Broadcast Film or Series and Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography for a Broadcast Film or Series.

Beyoncé Knowles-Carter’s Homecoming, her Netflix concert film/tribute to Historic Black Colleges and Universities, led the Broadcast honorees with 3 nominations: Broadcast Film, Broadcast Editing and Broadcast Cinematography. Other multiple nominees included National Geographic’s Apollo: Mission to the Moon, HBO’s Leaving Neverland, Netflix’s Salt Fat Acid Heat and CNN’s Tricky Dick. A full list of Broadcast nominees follows.

Broadcast Film

  • Apollo: Mission to the Moon
    Directed by Tom Jennings | National Geographic
  • At the Heart of Gold: Inside the USA Gymnastics Scandal
    Directed by Erin Lee Carr | HBO
  • Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists
    Directed by Jonathan Alter, Steven McCarthy and John Block | HBO
  • Homecoming
    Directed by Beyoncé Knowles-Carter | Netflix
  • Leaving Neverland
    Directed by Dan Reed | HBO
  • The Sentence
    Directed by Rudy Valdez | HBO

Outstanding Broadcast Series

  • The Case Against Adnan Syed
    Directed by Amy Berg | HBO
  • The Family
    Directed by Jesse Moss | Netflix
  • Jonestown: Terror in the Jungle
    Directed by Shan Nicholson and Richard Lopez | SundanceTV
  • Last Chance U: Season 4
    Directed by Greg Whiteley | Netflix
  • Salt Fat Acid Heat
    Directed by Caroline Suh | Netflix
  • Tricky Dick
    Directed by Mary Robertson | CNN

Outstanding Broadcast Editing

  • Apollo: Mission to the Moon
    David Tillman | National Geographic
  • Homecoming
    Alexander Hammer, Andrew Morrow, Nia Imani and Julian Klincewicz | Netflix
  • Leaving Neverland
    Jules Cornell | HBO
  • Tricky Dick
    Benji Kast, David Mehlman, Diana DiCilio and Seth Skundrick | CNN

Outstanding Broadcast Cinematography

  • Homecoming
    Mark Ritchie, Julian Klincewicz, Dikayl Rimmasch and Irie Calkins | Netflix
  • Into the Okavango
    Neil Gelinas | National Geographic
  • Salt Fat Acid Heat
    Luke McCoubrey | Netflix
  • Tigerland
    Matt Porwoll and Ross Kauffman| Discovery