Primetime Emmy Awards (2019)

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Directing for a Documentary/Nonfiction Program

Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi
Jimmy Chin
National Geographic

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Music Composition for a Documentary Series or Special (Original Dramatic Score)

Marco Beltrami
Brandon Roberts

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Nonfiction Program (Single or Multi-Camera)

Tom Fleischman
Ric Schnupp
Tyson Lozensky
Jim Hurst

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Cinematography for a Nonfiction Program

Jimmy Chin
Clair Popkin
Mikey Schaefer

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Sound Editing for Nonfiction Program (Single or Multi-Camera)

Deborah Wallach
Filipe Messeder
Jim Schultz
Roland Vajs
Nuno Bento

Primetime Emmy [Winner]

Outstanding Picture Editing for a Nonfiction Program

Bob Eisenhardt

Alliance of Women Film Journalists (2019)

EDA Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary Feature Film

Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi
Jimmy Chin

American Cinema Editors, USA (2019)

Eddie [Winner]

Best Edited Documentary - Feature

Bob Eisenhardt

Americana Film Fest (2019)

Audience Award [Winner]

Best Film

Jimmy Chin
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

Audience Award [Nominee]

Docs

Jimmy Chin
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

Austin Film Critics Association (2019)

AFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Australian Film Critics Association Awards (2020)

AFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary (International)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association (2019)

COFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards (2018)

CFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Chicago Independent Film Critics Circle Awards (2019)

CIFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary Film

Cinema Audio Society, USA (2019)

C.A.S. Award [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Motion Pictures - Documentary

Jim Hurst
Tom Fleischman
Ric Schnupp
Tyson Lozensky
David Boulton
Joana Niza Braga

Cinema Eye Honors Awards, US (2019)

Cinema Eye Audience Choice Prize [Winner]


Jimmy Chin
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

Cinema Eye Honors Award [Winner]

The Unforgettables

Alex Honnold

Cinema Eye Honors Award [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Production

Jimmy Chin
Shannon Dill
Evan Hayes
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

Cinema Eye Honors Award [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography

Jimmy Chin
Clair Popkin
Mikey Schaefer

Cinema Eye Honors Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Score

Marco Beltrami

Critics' Choice Documentary Awards (2018)

Critics' Choice Documentary Award [Winner]

Most Compelling Living Subject of a Documentary

Alex Honnold

Critics' Choice Documentary Award [Winner]

Best Cinematography

Jimmy Chin
Clair Popkin
Mikey Schaefer

Critics' Choice Documentary Award [Winner]

Most Innovative Documentary

Critics' Choice Documentary Award [Winner]

Best Sports Documentary

Critics' Choice Documentary Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Critics' Choice Documentary Award [Nominee]

Best Director

Jimmy Chin
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

Critics' Choice Documentary Award [Nominee]

Best Editing

Bob Eisenhardt
Eisenhardt Productions

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards (2018)

DFWFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Denver Film Critics Society (2019)

DFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary Film

Detroit Film Critics Society Awards (2018)

DFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Directors Guild of America, USA (2019)

DGA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary

Jimmy Chin
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards (2018)

DFCC [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Faro Island Film Festival (2019)

Golden Carp Film Award - International [Nominee]

Best Documentary Feature

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards (2018)

FFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics (2019)

Dorian Award [Nominee]

Documentary of the Year

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA) (2019)

GAFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary Film

Gold Derby Awards (2020)

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Documentary Feature of the Decade

Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi
Jimmy Chin
Evan Hayes
Shannon Dill

Gold Derby Awards (2019)

Gold Derby Award [Nominee]

Documentary Feature

Jimmy Chin
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

Golden Trailer Awards (2019)

Golden Trailer [Winner]

Best Documentary

National Geographic
Mark Woolen & Associates

Golden Trailer [Winner]

Best Documentary TV Spot

National Geographic
Mark Woolen & Associates

Golden Trailer [Winner]

Best Documentary Poster

Golden Trailer [Nominee]

Most Innovative Advertising for a Feature Film

Greater Western New York Film Critics Association Awards (2018)

GWNYFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary Film

Hollywood Music In Media Awards (HMMA) (2018)

HMMA Award [Nominee]

Best Original Score - Documentary

Marco Beltrami

HMMA Award [Nominee]

Best Original Song - Documentary

Tim McGraw
Lori McKenna

Houston Film Critics Society Awards (2019)

HFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary Feature

Indiewire Critics' Poll (2018)

ICP Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

International Documentary Association (2018)

Creative Recognition Award [Nominee]

Best Cinematography

Jimmy Chin
Clair Popkin
Mikey Schaefer

IDA Award [Nominee]

Best Feature Documentary

Jimmy Chin
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi
Shannon Dill
Evan Hayes

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) (2019)

IFMCA Award [Nominee]

Best Original Score for a Documentary Film

Marco Beltrami

International Sound & Film Music Festival (ISFMF) (2019)

Crystal Pine [Nominee]

Best Original Score, Documentary Feature

Brandon Roberts
Marco Beltrami

Iowa Film Critics Awards (2019)

IFC Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards (2018)

KCFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Los Angeles Online Film Critics Society Awards (2018)

LAOFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary Film

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA (2019)

Golden Reel Award [Winner]

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Editing - Sound Effects, Foley, Dialogue and ADR for Documentary Feature Film

Deborah Wallach
Filipe Messeder
Nuno Bento
Roland Vajs

National Board of Review, USA (2018)

NBR Award [Winner]

Top Five Documentaries

North Carolina Film Critics Association (2019)

NCFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary Film

North Texas Film Critics Association, US (2018)

NTFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Online Film Critics Society Awards (2019)

OFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

PGA Awards (2019)

PGA Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Producer of Documentary Theatrical Motion Pictures

Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi
Jimmy Chin
Evan Hayes
Shannon Dill

Phoenix Critics Circle (2018)

PCC Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary Film

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards (2018)

SDFCS Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

San Francisco Film Critics Circle (2018)

SFFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Satellite Awards (2019)

Satellite Award [Nominee]

Best Motion Picture, Documentary

Seattle Film Critics Awards (2018)

Seattle Film Critics Award [Winner]

Best Documentary

Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi
Jimmy Chin

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US (2018)

SLFCA Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary Film

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards (2018)

Allan King Documentary Award [Nominee]


Vancouver Film Critics Circle (2018)

VFCC Award [Nominee]

Best Documentary

Virginia Film Festival (2018)

Audience Award [Winner]

Documentary Feature

Jimmy Chin
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

Women's Image Network Awards (2020)

WIN Award [Nominee]

Outstanding Film Directed by a Woman

Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi