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Critics' Choice Documentary Award Winners

by | November 2, 2017 | Comments

The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) announced the winners for their second annual Critics’ Choice Documentary Awards tonight, which were held at a gala event at BRIC in Brooklyn, New York. While Ceyda Torun’s cat-centric film Kedi led all films with four nominations, you can read on below to see who actually took home the honors.


Best Documentary Feature


Best Direction of a Documentary Feature

Evgeny Afineevsky

Cries From Syria
100%

Amir Bar-Lev

Long Strange Trip
100%

Matthew Heineman

City of Ghosts
98%

Bill Morrison

Dawson City: Frozen Time
100%

Doug Nichol

California Typewriter
100%

Jeff Orlowski

Chasing Coral
100%

Irene Taylor Brodsky

Beware the Slenderman
85%

Ceyda Torun

Kedi
98%

Agnès Varda & JR

Faces Places
99%

Best First Documentary Feature

Doug Nichol

California Typewriter
100%

Ceyda Torun

Kedi
98%

Zaradasht Ahmed

Nowhere to Hide
100%

Amanda Lipitz

Step
96%

Yance Ford

Strong Island
100%

Sabaah Folayan & Damon Davis

Whose Streets?
98%

Best Political Documentary

 


Best Limited Documentary Series (TV/Streaming)


Best Ongoing Documentary Series (TV/Streaming)


Best Song in a Documentary

“Tell Me How Long”

Chasing Coral
100%

“Prayers for This World”

Cries From Syria
100%

“Best I Can”

Dina
98%

“Dancing Through the Wreckage”

Served Like a Girl
100%

“Jump”

Step
96%

Best Sports Documentary


Best Music Documentary


Most Compelling Living Subject Documentary


Most Inovative Documentary

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