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‘October Country’ and ‘Mugabe and the White African’ claim Silverdocs awards

Silverdocs has wrapped and announced its award winners. October Country took the Sterling US Feature Award, while Mugabe and the White African calimed the Sterling World Feature Award. 12 Notes Down won the Sterling Short Award, and a Special Jury Mention went to Salt. The Music Documentary Award went to Riseup and Special Jury Mention went to Soul Power. Old Partner claimed the Cinematic Vision Award and finally, the WITNESS Award went to Good Fortune.
June 22, 2009

Silverdocs has wrapped and announced its award winners. Michael Palmieri and Donal Mosher’s October Country took the Sterling US Feature Award, while Lucy Bailey and Andrew Thompson’s Mugabe and the White African calimed the Sterling World Feature Award. 12 Notes Down won the Sterling Short Award, and a Special Jury Mention went to Salt. The Music Documentary Award went to Riseup and Special Jury Mention went to Soul Power. Old Partner claimed the Cinematic Vision Award and the WITNESS Award went to Good Fortune. The Feature Audience Award went to The Cove and the Short Audience Award went to 12 Notes Down which follows a 14-year-old choir singing star whose voice starts changing.

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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