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Critics Choice Documentary Nominations and BFI Award

We are proud to celebrate nine Critics Choice Documentary Award nominations across four of our incredible documentaries.

This is not just a testament to the incredible work of our filmmakers and documentary team, but to the vision and excellence of our esteemed colleague and former Chief Content Officer, Diane Weyermann. Each of these projects reflects her care and collaboration, as well as her unwavering belief that a good story, well told, can change the world.

• Documentary Feature
• Director

Final Account
• Best Narration
• Historical or Biographical Documentary

My Name is Pauli Murray
• Documentary Feature
• Score
• Historical or Biographical Documentary

The First Wave
• Best Science/Nature Documentary
• Best Editing

You can find more information on the nominations here, and the ceremony will take place November 14.


We’d also like to congratulate the team behind Costa Brava, Lebanon which won the Audience Award at BFI London Film Festival this weekend. The first feature length film from Mounia Akl is gaining momentum since it’s Cannes debut. Congrats!

Read about this win here.