Primetime Emmy Awards (2012)

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking

Connie Field
Lois Vossen
Sally Jo Fifer

Primetime Emmy Awards (2010)

Primetime Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special

Todd Boekelheide

AFI Fest (2003)

Short Award - Special Mention [Winner]


Sharat Raju

AFI Fest (2001)

Documentary Award - Special Mention [Winner]


Jan Louter

American Film Institute, USA (2004)

Franklin J. Schaffner Fellow Award [Winner]


Sharat Raju

American Film Institute, USA (2003)

Richard P. Rogers Spirit of Excellence Award [Winner]


Sharat Raju

Angelus Awards Student Film Festival (2003)

Excellence in Filmmaking Award [Winner]


Sharat Raju

Black Reel Awards (2013)

Black Reel [Winner]

Best Independent Documentary

Byron Hurt

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards (2006)

Critics Choice Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

CINE Competition (2005)

CINE Golden Eagle [Winner]

Professional Telecast Non-Fiction Division: People & Places

Frances McElroy
Maria Teresa Rodriguez
Ann Tegnell
Shirley Road Productions
Pata de Perro Productions

Critics' Choice Documentary Awards (2018)

Critics' Choice Documentary Award [Nominee]

Best Ongoing Documentary Series

Critics' Choice Documentary Awards (2017)

Critics' Choice Documentary Award [Nominee]

Best Ongoing Documentary Series (TV/Streaming)

Golden Trailer Awards (2005)

Golden Trailer [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Hamptons International Film Festival (2004)

Student Film Award [Winner]

Graduate

Sharat Raju

International Documentary Association (2005)

IDA Award [Nominee]

Feature Documentaries

Jon Alpert

News & Documentary Emmy Awards (2018)

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Politics and Government Documentary

Maya Zinshtein
John Battsek
Sally Jo Fifer
Nicole Stott
Lois Vossen
Geoff Arbourne
Torstein Grude
Alan Maher
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Forever Pure

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Historical Documentary

Louis Black
Pamela Colloff
Steve Eckelman
Sally Jo Fifer
Amy Rapp
Meredith Vieira
Lois Vossen
Luke Wilson
Keith Maitland
Megan Gilbride
Susan P. Thomson
Hillary Pierce
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Tower

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Current Affairs Documentary

Sonia Kennebeck
Sally Jo Fifer
Errol Morris
Lois Vossen
Wim Wenders
Shana Swanson
Ines Hofmann Kanna
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For National Bird

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Historical Documentary

Henry Louis Gates
Samuel D. Pollard
Julie Anderson
Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Stephen Segaller
Bestor Cram
Susan Gray
Matthew Maclean
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Nature Documentary

Jon Betz
Taggart Siegel
Phil Fairclough
Sally Jo Fifer
Marc Turtletaub
Lois Vossen
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Seed: The Untold Story

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Business and Economic Documentary

Ted Dintersmith
Sally Jo Fifer
Donna Gruneich
Kevin Gruneich
Ari Ioannides
Christine Ioannides
Lois Vossen
Keith Fulton
Louis Pepe
Molly O'Brien
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Bad Kids

Emmy [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Sally Jo Fifer
William Genovese
Lois Vossen
James D. Solomon
Melissa Jacobson
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Witness

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Music and Sound

Allison Turrell
Lyman Hardy
Miles Foster-Greenwood
Susan Fitz-Simon
Glenn Eanes
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Tower

News & Documentary Emmy Awards (2017)

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Business and Economic Documentary

Tony Vainuku
Erika Cohn
Gavin Dougan
Geralyn White Dreyfous
Mark Lipson
Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Social Issue Documentary

Abigail Disney
Kathleen Hughes
Sally Jo Fifer
Gini Reticker
Lois Vossen
Eva Anisko
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Armor of Light

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Investigative Documentary

Lyric R. Cabral
David Felix Sutcliffe
Sally Jo Fifer
Nick Fraser
Eugene Jarecki
Lois Vossen
Christopher St. John
Shirel Kozak
David Eisenberg
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For (T)ERROR

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Historical Documentary

Robert Gordon
Morgan Neville
Sally Jo Fifer
Julie Goldman
Clif Phillips
Lois Vossen
Michael Kinomoto
Caryn Capotosto
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Best of Enemies

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Arts & Culture Documentary

Geeta Patel
Ravi Patel
Niraj Bhatia
Dan Cogan
Geralyn White Dreyfous
Sally Jo Fifer
Vasant K. Patel
Vijay Vaidyanathan
Lois Vossen
Donna Gruneich
Kevin Gruneich
Ryan Harrington
Beth Janson
Nassir Marrouche
Robin Marrouche
Samata Narra
Jenny Raskin
Rick Rosenthal
Janet Fries Eckholm
Trishya Screwvala
Rishika Advani
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Meet the Patels

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Politics and Government Documentary

June Cross
Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Lisa Desai
PBS
For Wilhemina's War

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Social Issue Documentary

Sally Jo Fifer
Ira Heilveil
Lois Vossen
Matt Fuller
Carolina Groppa
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Autism in Love

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Historical Documentary

Renee Tajima-Pena
Virginia Espino
Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
David Eisenberg
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For No Más Bebés

Emmy [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Michael Beach Nichols
Christopher K. Walker
Sally Jo Fifer
Julia Willoughby Nason
Stefan Nowicki
Lois Vossen
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Joey Carey
Jenner Furst
Joshua Woltermann
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Welcome to Leith

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Business and Economic Documentary

Amir Soltani
Chihiro Wimbush
Geralyn White Dreyfous
Abou Farman
Sally Jo Fifer
Saeed Nasiri
Regina K. Scully
Khosrow Semnani
Lois Vossen
Jamie Wolf
Ray Telles
Denise Zmekhol
Delnaz Abadi
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)

News & Documentary Emmy Awards (2016)

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting - Long Form

Justine Nagan
Gordon Quinn
Andrew W. Schwertfeger
Lois Vossen
Sally Jo Fifer
Anne de Mare
Kirsten Kelly
Richard O'Connell
Katie Taber
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Homestretch

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form

Sally Jo Fifer
Julie Goldman
Deborah Hoffmann
Lois Vossen
Linda Davis
Dan Krauss
David Eisenberg
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Kill Team

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Historical Programming - Long Form

Abigail Disney
Sally Jo Fifer
Julie Goldman
Laura Poitras
Gini Reticker
Lois Vossen
Katy Chevigny
Johanna Hamilton
Marilyn Ness
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For 1971

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting - Long Form

Robert A. Compton
Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Michael J. Zak
Andrew Droz Palermo
Tracy Droz Tragos
David Armillei
Chris Tragos
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Rich Hill

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Arts & Culture Programming

Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Catherine Gund
Tanya Selvaratnam
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Born to Fly: Elizabeth Streb vs. Gravity

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Arts & Culture Programming

John Singleton
Kimberly Steward
Jacquie Jones
Lois Vossen
Sally Jo Fifer
Ann Bennett
Don Perry
Deborah Willis
Thomas Allen Harris
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Science and Technology Programming

Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Christine Herbes-Sommers
Llewellyn M. Smith
Kelly Thomson
Amy Shatsky-Gambrill
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)

News & Documentary Emmy Awards (2015)

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting - Long Form

Wren Arthur
Steve Buscemi
Michael B. Clark
Sally Jo Fifer
Tim Foley
Stanley Tucci
Alex Turtletaub
Andrew Cohn
Davy Rothbart
Rachel Dengiz
Rachael Counce
Lois Vossen
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Medora

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Historical Programming - Long Form

Bill Siegel
Justine Nagan
Leon Gast
Gordon Quinn
Kat White
Sally Jo Fifer
Rachel Pikelny
Lois Vossen
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Trials of Muhammad Ali

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form

Carlos Sandoval
Catherine Tambini
Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The State of Arizona

Emmy [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Bill Siegel
Justine Nagan
Leon Gast
Gordon Quinn
Kat White
Rachel Pikelny
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Trials of Muhammad Ali

Emmy [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Lee Hirsch
Cynthia Lowen
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Bully

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Music and Sound

Dallas Taylor
Ken McGill
Samson Neslund
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Blood Brother

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Cinematography - Documentary and Long Form

Thomas Balmès
Nina Bernfeld
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Happiness

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Informational Programming - Long Form

Lee Hirsch
Sally Jo Fifer
Cindy Waitt
Lois Vossen
Cynthia Lowen
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Bully

News & Documentary Emmy Awards (2014)

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Investigative Journalism - Long Form

Kirby Dick
Tanner King Barklow
Amy Ziering
Regina K. Scully
Maria Cuomo Cole
Abigail Disney
Sarah Johnson Redlich
Jennifer Siebel Newsom
Geralyn White Dreyfous
Nicole Boxer
Teddy Leifer
Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Invisible War

Emmy [Winner]

Best Documentary

Kirby Dick
Tanner King Barklow
Amy Ziering
Regina K. Scully
Maria Cuomo Cole
Abigail Disney
Sarah E. Johnson
Jennifer Siebel Newsom
Geralyn White Dreyfous
Nicole Boxer
Teddy Leifer
Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Invisible War

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Editing - Documentary and Long Form

Enat Sidi
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Detropia

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting - Long Form

Nicole Newnham
Maren Grainger-Monsen
Cara Mertes
Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Revolutionary Optimists

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Arts & Culture Programming

Andy Cohen
Julie Goldman
Karl Katz
Larry Warsh
Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Alison Klayman
Adam Schlesinger
Colin Jones
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry

Emmy [Nominee]

Best Documentary

David France
Howard Gertler
Joy A. Tomchin
Dan Cogan
Sally Jo Fifer
Lois Vossen
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For How to Survive a Plague

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Editing - Documentary and Long Form

Jennifer Fineran
Alison Klayman
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Editing - Documentary and Long Form

Woody Richman
Tyler H. Walk
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For How to Survive a Plague

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Editing - Documentary and Long Form

Lawrence Lerew
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Waiting Room

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Graphic Design & Art Direction

Neil Berkeley
Milan Erceg
Andrew Julien
Anthony Maiuri
William Campbell
Will Johnson
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Beauty Is Embarrassing

News & Documentary Emmy Awards (2011)

Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Arts & Culture Programming

Doug Pray
Jimmy Greenway
Michael Nadeau
Mary Warlick
David Baldwin
Gregory Beauchamp
Kirk Souder
Sally Jo Fifer
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Art & Copy

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story - Long Form

S. Leo Chiang
Sally Jo Fifer
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For A Village Called Versailles

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Historical Programming - Long Form

John J. Valadez
Judith Vecchione
Sally Jo Fifer
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)

Emmy [Nominee]

New Approaches to News & Documentary Programming: Documentaries

Jen Gilomen
Sally Rubin
Sally Jo Fifer
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Deep Down: A Story from the Heart of Coal Country

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Graphic Design and Art Direction

Gary Walker
Keith Maitland
Jason Archer
Paul Beck
Ryan Hennessee
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For The Eyes of Me

News & Documentary Emmy Awards (2009)

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Informational Programming - Long Form

Sally Jo Fifer
Selina Lewis Davidson
Macky Alston
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Hard Road Home

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Graphic Design and Art Direction

Joao G. Amorim
Todd Winter
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Chicago 10

News & Documentary Emmy Awards (2008)

Emmy [Winner]

Best Documentary

Robert Levi
Joshua Blum
George Seminara
Sally Jo Fifer

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Individual Achievement in a Craft: Music and Sound

Robert Levi
Joshua Blum
George Seminara
Ray Hubley
Dae Bennett
Dave Kowalski
Susan Pelino

Emmy [Nominee]

Outstanding Informational Programming - Long Form

Sally Jo Fifer
David Grabias
Nicole Newnham
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)
For Sentenced Home

Peabody Awards (2016)

Peabody Award [Winner]

Documentary and Education

Assassin Films
BBC Storyville
For India's Daughter

San Diego Film Festival (2004)

Festival Award [Winner]

Best Short Film

Sharat Raju

Satellite Awards (2006)

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary DVD

Satellite Awards (2005)

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Motion Picture, Documentary

Savannah Film Festival (2004)

Best Student Film [Winner]


Sharat Raju

Toronto ReelWorld Film Festival (2004)

ReelWorld Award [Winner]

Best International Short Film

Sharat Raju

Western Heritage Awards (2006)

Bronze Wrangler [Winner]

Western Documentary

Jon Alpert

Writers Guild of America, USA (2008)

WGA Award (TV) [Winner]

Documentary - Other Than Current Events

Robert Levi
Robert Seidman