Thursday, July 18, 2024

The 2020 Cinema Eye Honors Award (CEHA) Winners

By Matt Neglia 

Last night, the Cinema Eye Honors Award (CEHA) winners were announced representing the best in documentary filmmaking for 2019.

Click below to see the winners

​Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Feature Filmmaking
American Factory
Directed by Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert
Produced by Steve Bognar, Julia Reichert, Jeff Reichert and Julie Parker Benello

Outstanding Achievement in Direction
American Factory
Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert

Outstanding Achievement in Editing
Apollo 11
Todd Douglas Miller

Outstanding Achievement in Production
For Sama
Waad Al-Kateab
The Cave
Kirstine Barfod and Sigrid Dyekjær

Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography
Fejmi Daut and Samir Ljuma

Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Score
Apollo 11
Matt Morton

Outstanding Achievement in Graphic Design or Animation
The Great Hack
Patrick Cederberg, Matthew Hornick and Ash Thorp

Outstanding Achievement in a Debut Feature Film
The Disappearance of My Mother
Directed by Beniamino Barrese
Audience Choice Prize
The Biggest Little Farm
Directed by John Chester
Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Film for Broadcast
Leaving Neverland
Directed by Dan Reed

Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Film for Broadcast
Tricky Dick
Directed by Mary Robertson

Outstanding Achievement in Editing in a Nonfiction Film or Series for Broadcast
Apollo: Missions to the Moon
David Tillman
National Geographic

Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in a Nonfiction Film or Series for Broadcast
Mark Ritchie, Julian Klincewicz, Dikayl Rimmasch and Irie Calkins

Spotlight Award
Directed by Shengze Zhu

Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Short Filmmaking
Ghosts of Sugar Land
Directed by Bassam Tariq

Heterodox Award
The Souvenir
Directed by Joanna Hogg

Legacy Award
Directed and Produced by Godfrey Reggio
Cinematography Ron Fricke
Editing Ron Fricke and Alton Walpole
Original Score Philip Glass

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Matt Neglia
Matt Neglia
Obsessed about the Oscars, Criterion Collection and all things film 24/7. Critics Choice Member.

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