“Bully,” “Sugar Man,” “Imposter” earn Critics’ Choice nods

Lee Hirsch's Bully (pictured), Malik Bendjelloul's Searching for Sugar Man and Bart Layton's The Imposter are among the Best Documentary Feature nominees for the 18th annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards.
December 12, 2012

Lee Hirsch’s Bully (pictured), Malik Bendjelloul’s Searching for Sugar Man and Bart Layton’s The Imposter are among the Best Documentary Feature nominees for the 18th annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards.

The Ken Burns/David McMahon/Sarah Burns collaboration The Central Park Five, Amy Berg’s West of Memphis and Lauren Greenfield’s The Queen of Versailles round out the six docs nominated by the Broadcast Film Critics Association.

The winner will be announced at the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards ceremony, at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, on January 10, 2013.

Martin Scorsese’s George Harrison: Living in the Material World picked up the doc prize at the 17th annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards earlier this year.

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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 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.