The 14th Annual Cinema Eye Honors Coming in March 2021

2021 Cinema Eye Honors Broadcast Films Announcement

2021 Broadcast Nominations Announced

Nominations were announced today for the Cinema Eye 2021 Broadcast Honors. Winners will be announced at the 14th Annual Cinema Eye Honors on Tuesday, March 9, 2021.

HBO Documentary Films led all networks/streamers with ten nominations, including 3 nods apiece for David France’s film Welcome to Chechnya and the series I’ll Be Gone in the Dark from director Liz Garbus.

In addition to Welcome to Chechnya, which was directed by Cinema Eye alum David France (How to Survive a Plague, CEH2013), the Outstanding Broadcast Film nominees include Bully. Coward. Victim.: The Story of Roy Cohn, directed by Ivy Meeropol, 2020 Oscar winner Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl), directed by Carol Dysinger, Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese, and Sea of Shadows, directed by Richard Ladkani.

Outstanding Series Nominees include Atlanta’s Missing and Murdered: The Lost Children, directed by Joshua Bennett, Maro Chermayeff, Jeff Dupre and Sam Pollard, Hillary, directed by Nanette Burstein, Love Fraud, directed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady, and The Last Dance, directed by Jason Hehir.

A full list of Broadcast nominees follows. CInema Eye will announce more nominees in its Feature Film category in December.

Outstanding Broadcast Film

Bully. Coward. Victim.: The Story of Roy Cohn | Directed by Ivy Meeropol | HBO

Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl) | Directed by Carol Dysinger | A&E

Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese | Directed by Martin Scorsese | Netflix

Sea of Shadows | Directed by Richard Ladkani | National Geographic

Welcome to Chechnya | Directed by David France | HBO

Outstanding Broadcast Series

Atlanta’s Missing and Murdered: The Lost Children | HBO | Directed by Sam Pollard, Maro Chermayeff, Jeff Dupre and Joshua Bennett                                 

Hillary | Hulu | Directed by Nanette Burstein

I’ll Be Gone in the Dark | HBO | Directed by Liz Garbus

The Last Dance | ESPN and Netflix | Directed by Jason Hehir                                                        

Love Fraud | Showtime | Directed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady

Outstanding Editing in a Broadcast Film or Series

Anne Alvergue and Adam Kurnitz | Bully. Coward. Victim.: The Story of Roy Cohn | HBO

Erin Barnett, Jawad Metni and Alyse Ardell Spiegel | I’ll Be Gone in the Dark | HBO

Chad Beck, Devin Concannon, Abhay Sofsky and Ben Sozanski | The Last Dance | ESPN and Netflix

Damian Rodriguez and David Tedeschi | Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story by Martin Scorsese | Netflix

Tyler H. Walk | Welcome to Chechnya | HBO

Outstanding Cinematography in a Broadcast Film or Series

Thorsten Thielow | I’ll Be Gone in the Dark | HBO

Nominee(s) to be Determined | Night On Earth – Episode: Moonlit Plains | Netflix

Alexander A. Mora | The Nightcrawlers | National Geographic

Richard Ladkani | Sea of Shadows | National Geographic

Ian Moubayed and Sam Price-Waldman | The Vow | HBO

Askold Kurov |Welcome to Chechnya | HBO

Nominees were announced during Cinema Eye’s 2020 Fall Lunch (At Home), a virtual event that, this year, replaced the organization’s annual Fall gathering in Los Angeles.