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“Sugar Man” wins over Vancouver critics

Malik Bendjelloul's Searching for Sugar Man was named 2012's best documentary at the 13th Annual Vancouver Film Critics Circle Awards.
January 8, 2013

Malik Bendjelloul’s Searching for Sugar Man was named 2012′s best documentary at the 13th Annual Vancouver Film Critics Circle Awards.

The Vancouver critics also named Nisha Pahuja’s The World Before Her as the Best Canadian Documentary of last year, in a ceremony held at the Railway Club in Vancouver on Monday night (January 7).

The award for Sugar Man follows recognition for the film from the IDA, IDFA, the Doha Tribeca Film Festival, the Los Angeles Film Festival, the Sundance Film Festival, the Durban International Film Festival, and the Moscow International Film Festival, among others.

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Daniele Alcinii is a news editor at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joined the RS team in 2015 with experience in journalism following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and with communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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