Golden Eagle Winners Receive International Recognition
the 21st Annual International Documentary Association (IDA) Distinguished
Documentary Achievement Awards competition were announced in September.
Among them is a feature documentary Freedom from Despair by 24 year
old filmmaker Brenda Brkusic. (Photo left) In addition to the prestigious
CINE Golden Eagle Award, Freedom from Despair has won a myriad of
other awards. It has also been showcased along side films by top
industry professionals and films produced by CNN, the Discovery
Channel and PBS. In addition, Congressman Dennis Kucinich gave a
speech in the U.S. Congress in Washington in honor and recognition
of Brenda and her film. www.freedomfromdespair.com
Two more CINE
Golden Eagle winners received coveted international awards in October.
The Ekotop Film Festival is a 32 year old festival in Eastern Europe.
Out of over 200 entries, CINE winners The Next Wave: The Science
of Tsunamis from NBC News Productions and Voyageurs National Park
from Dream Catcher Films received major awards.
Some of these
films will be among those being considered for CINE’s 2006
competitive awards, to be announced at the Annual CINE Awards Event
on April 18 in Silver Spring, MD.
See All of CINE’s
Golden Eagle winners from 2005…
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