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“Undefeated,” “Page One,” “Nim,” vie for Critics’ Choice Award

High school football film Undefeated (pictured), New York Times-set doc Page One and chimpanzee story Project Nim are among the nominees for the best doc prize at the Broadcast Film Critics Association's 17th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards.
December 13, 2011

High school football film Undefeated (pictured), New York Times-set doc Page One and chimpanzee story Project Nim are among the nominees for the best documentary prize at the Broadcast Film Critics Association’s 17th annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards.

The docs are competing in a category of six nominees, with the other contenders being Martin Scorsese’s George Harrison: Living in the Material World, Werner Herzog’s Cave of Forgotten Dreams and Cindy Meehl’s Buck.

The winner will be named at the Critics Choice Awards ceremony at the Hollywood Palladium in LA on January 12, 2012. Last year’s doc winner was Davis Guggenheim’s Waiting for “Superman.”

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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