James Marsh's "Man on Wire" and Ari Folman's "Waltz With Bashir" were amomg the big winners tonight at the second Cinema Eye Awards, honoring outstanding achievement in documentary filmmaking. Marsh's film won the Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Feature Filmmaking prize and the production and editing prizes, while "Waltz With Bashir" won four awards including achievement in directing, music, graphic design and animation, and best international feature.
2009 Cinema Eye Honors for Nonfiction Filmmaking winners
Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Filmmaking
"Man on Wire," produced by James Marsh and Simon Chinn
Outstanding Achievement in Direction
Ari Folman, "Waltz With Bashir"
Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography
Peter Zeitlinger for "Encounters at the End of the World"
Outstanding Achievement in Editing
Jinx Godfrey, "Man on Wire"
Outstanding Achievement in Grapic Design and Animation
"Waltz With Bashir"
Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition
Max Richter for "Waltz With Bashir"
Outstanding Achievement in International Feature
"Waltz with Bashir," Directed by Ari Folman and produced by Ari Folman, Serge Lalou, Gerhard Meixner, Yael Nahlieli and Roman Paul
Outstanding Achievement in Debut Feature
Yung Chang, "Up the Yangtze"
Audience Choice Prize
"Up the Yangtze," Yung Chang