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Advance IDA awards announced

Although Anvil! The Story of Anvil didn't make the cut for the Oscar documentary short list, it is still taking an award home after being named best music doc by the International Documentary Association. Other winners announced by the IDA in advance of the awards ceremony are PBS' 'POV' series, produced by American Documentary, won the Continuing Series Award; Sundance Channel's Architecture School, a six-part series from Michael Selditch and Stan Bertheaud claimed the Limited Series category; Mai Iskander's Garbage Dreams nabbed the new IDA/Humanitas Award; Irene Taylor Brodsky's Oscar-nominated short The Final Inch won the IDA/Pare Lorentz Award; while the IDA/ABC News VideoSource Award went to 'We Shall Remain' episode Wounded Knee from director/producer Stanley Nelson, produced by WGBH with Native American Public Television.
December 2, 2009

Although Anvil! The Story of Anvil didn’t make the cut for the Oscar documentary short list, it is still taking an award home after being named best music doc by the International Documentary Association. Other winners announced by the IDA in advance of the awards ceremony are PBS’ ‘POV’ series, produced by American Documentary, won the Continuing Series Award; Sundance Channel’s Architecture School, a six-part series from Michael Selditch and Stan Bertheaud claimed the Limited Series category; Mai Iskander’s Garbage Dreams nabbed the new IDA/Humanitas Award; Irene Taylor Brodsky’s Oscar-nominated short The Final Inch won the IDA/Pare Lorentz Award; while the IDA/ABC News VideoSource Award went to ‘We Shall Remain’ episode Wounded Knee from director/producer Stanley Nelson, produced by WGBH with Native American Public Television.

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Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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