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    Women Nominees at the 2012 IDA Documentary Awards

    The International Documentary Association announced their nominees for their 2012 IDA Documentary Awards. It’s really exciting to note that 4 of the 5 shorts are directed by women as well as 2 of the 5 features (and one of the other features nominated is The Invisible War).

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    2012 Gucci Award for Women in Cinema Nominees Annnounced

    Famed fashion house, Gucci, has announced the 2012 nominees for the Gucci Award for Women in Cinema. The award, which is for women’s artistic achievement in film, is awarded collaboratively with the Venice International Film Festival. It's a really broad award covering many different area...

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    Happy International Women's Day: Watch Saving Face on HBO Tonight

    I started today watching the harrowing Academy Award winning documentary Saving Face directed by Daniel Junge and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy. The film tells the story of women in Pakistan who have been disfigured and mutiliated by their loved ones just because they are women. The women tried to esca...

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    The Directors of 'Saving Face': 'If you want a global voice for an issue, there's nothing better than winning an Oscar.'

    Daniel Junge and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on their Academy Award-winning short about acid attacks in Pakistan.

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