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2001 Awards

Gold Award for Best Canadian Documentary
MY LEFT BREAST
D: Gerry Rogers; P: Paul Pope

Silver Award for Best Canadian Documentary
OUT OF THE FIRE
D/P: Shelley Saywell

Honourable Mention:
IN THE SHADOW OF A SAINT
(D: Richard Meech)

Best Direction Award
RAVEL’S BRAIN
D: Larry Weinstein

Gold Award for Best International Documentary
SOUTHERN COMFORT
D: Kate Davis; P: Kate Davis and Elizabeth Adams

Silver Award for Best International Documentary
100% WHITE D/P: Leo Regan

Honourable Mentions:
LALEE’S KIN: THE LEGACY OF COTTON (D: Susan Froemke, Deborah Dickson, Albert Maysles)

ZINAT, A SPECIAL DAY
(D: Ebrahim Mokhtari)

Best Documentary in the National Spotlight
VISION MAN
D: William Long; P: Lars Aby

Honourable Mention:
I REMEMBER LENA SVEDBERG
(D: Carl Johan De Geer)

Best First Documentary Award (TIE)
ALONE WITH WAR
D: Danièle Arbid; P: Christian Baute, Jacques-Henri Bronckart

AND

LIVING AFTERWARDS
D: Laurent Bécue-Renard; P: Michel Rotman

Humanitarian Award
BREAKAWAY – A TALE OF TWO SURVIVORS
D/P: Mathew Welsh

The Audience Award
SOUTHERN COMFORT
D: Kate Davis/ P: Kate Davis, Elizabeth Adams

1st Runner Up: SPIRITS OF HAVANA
(D: Bay Weyman, Luis O. Garcia)

2nd Runner Up: JUNG (WAR) IN THE LAND OF THE MUJAHEDDIN
(D: Fabrizio Lazzaretti, Alberto Vendemmiati)

Special Achievement Award
Don Haig


International Showcase Jury

  • Anne Claire Poirier
  • Peter Wintonick
  • Heino Deckart

Canadian Spectrum Jury

  • Peter Lynch
  • Patricia Rozema
  • Malcolm Guy

First Documentary Jury

  • Albert Maysles
  • Gerry Rogers
  • Paul Jay

National Spotlight Jury

  • Allan King
  • Jennifer Baichwal
  • Nicole Guillemet


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