Awards

2020

Very proud to announce the NHdocs 2020 Award Winning Films

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The NHdocs Golden Slice for Best Documentary Feature Film for 2020:

When Liberty Burns from director Dudley Alex


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The NHdocs Golden Slice for Best Documentary Short Film for 2020

Fallout Dogs from director Julia Oldham


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The NHdocs Audience Award for Best Documentary Feature Film for 2020

Felix The Cat: 100 Years In The Making from director Dan Karlok


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The NHdocs Audience Award for Best Documentary Short Film for 2020

Dieorama from director Kevin Staake (tie)

The Volcan Tungurahua Mural Project from director Travis Carbonella (tie)


Student Competition

The Connecticut Quarantine Student Filmmaking Challenge

First Place:  Being a Teen…In Quarantine from director Adrian Huq

Second Place: #tiktoktimemachine from director Rhea Sakinah

Third Place: Customers-19 from director Tomas Rodina

Honorable Mention: Quaran-teen from director Vic Pater


The Connecticut College Student Short Documentary Competition

First Place: Why We Fly from director Allie Marsh

Second Place: Gen Z! from director Joji Baratelli

Third Place: I’m Just Five: A COVID-19 Story from director Cameron Adams


The Connecticut High School & Middle School Student Short Documentary Competition

First Place:  Hackers: The Misfit Superheroes from director Ethan Wilk

Second Place: Every Drop Counts from director Alexander Colman

Third Place: Intersect New Haven from director Kaylen Yun


2019

Audience Award Winner for BEST FEATURE FILM: Breaking Their Silence: Women on the Frontline of the Poaching War, from director Kerry David

Audience Award Winner for BEST SHORT FILM at NHdocs2019: The Dog Healers from director Karina Flomenbaum and producer Mark Winik

Student award winners:

FIRST PLACE: Since 1843 (Grace Bartlett, Yale University)

SECOND PLACE: Monumental: The Bears Ears Story (Cayley Geffen & Beau Brown, Yale University) 

THIRD PLACE: 120 Years (Matt Nadel &–Lukas Cox, Yale University)

HONORABLE MENTIONS: From Court Room to Dark Room (Isadora Shannon, Yale University) and Jazz Men (Julia Weiner, Yale University)