Amazon Studios and Apple were first-time winners, whereas CBS Files, The New York Cases and HBO moreover received awards.
PBS’s wins were for an Self sustaining Lens witness into the principal term of Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner, whereas POV received for coverage of Kenyan political activist Softie and the documentary By strategy of the Night. Frontline, NPR and Planet Money received for Shatter Land, an audio investigation into the oil alternate and plastic recycling.
CBS Files and anchor Norah O’Donnell were honored for the checklist on sexual assault in the U.S. militia, and The New York Cases received for a documentary film on the January 6th Capitol insurrection. HBO’s award used to be for Nanfu Wang’s Within the Identical Breath, in regards to the misinformation by the Chinese and U.S. governments on the outset of the Covid pandemic. Vice Files moreover received for The Shockwave, in regards to the August, 2020 explosion on the Port of Beirut.
Apple TV’s award used to be for The Line, a six portion audio documentary on stylish war, produced in partnership with Alex Gibney’s Jigsaw Productions. Amazon Studios received for Julie Cohen and Betsy West’s documentary My Title Is Pauli Murray.
Judy Woodruff and Sanjay Gupta launched the awards at a digital ceremony on Tuesday. The jurors for the annual honors were Fee Whitaker (who chaired), Nina Alvarez, David Bauder, Andy Bowers, Ann Cooper, Pam Hogan, Lee Kamlet, Shelagh Leahy and Geraldine Moriba.
The total listing:
99% Invisible/Stitcher Media/PRX In accordance to Need
The Ancient previous Channel/WNYC Studios/KOSU Blindspot: Tulsa Burning
The New York Cases Day of Rage: How Trump Supporters Took the U.S. Capitol
KXTV Sacramento & Brandon Rittiman FIRE – POWER – MONEY: Keeping PG&E Accountable
HBO Documentary Movies In The Identical Breath
KARE11 Minneapolis/St. Paul & A.J. Lagoe Cruel & Odd 2020-2021
CBS Files Protection power Sexual Assault: Norah O’Donnell Investigates
Amazon Studios/Participant Media/Storyville Movies My Title Is Pauli Murray
PBS/Self sustaining Lens/Topic Philly D.A
KNXV Phoenix & Dave Biscobing Rotund Disclosure & Politically Charged
POV on PBS/American Documentary, Inc /LBx Africa Softie 2020-2021
Apple/Jigsaw Productions The Line 2020-2021
NBC Bay House (KNTV) The Moms of Magnolia Avenue 2020-2021
Vice Files The Shockwave
POV on PBS | American Documentary, Inc | Third Shift Media By strategy of the Night
NPR | Planet Money | FRONTLINE on PBS & Laura Sullivan Shatter Land