Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay

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The Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay is one of three screenwriting Writers Guild of America Awards focused specifically for film.wikipedia
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Writers Guild of America Awards

Writers Guild of America AwardWGA AwardWriters Guild Award
The Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay is one of three screenwriting Writers Guild of America Awards focused specifically for film.

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

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The film won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Documentary Feature and Best Documentary Screenplay from the Writers Guild of America.

Super Size Me

Supersize Me
The documentary was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature and won Best Documentary Screenplay from the Writers Guild of America.

Control Room (film)

Control Room
The film was nomin ated for Best Documentary Screenplay from the Writers Guild of America.

Julia Bacha

Bacha and Noujaim received a nomination for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay for the film.

Amy J. Berg

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Her 2006 documentary Deliver Us from Evil (2006), about sex abuse cases in the Roman Catholic Church, was nominated for an Academy Award and won Berg the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay.

In the Realms of the Unreal

In the Realms of the Unreal'' (film)
The film won the National Film Board Award for Best Documentary at the 2004 Vancouver International Film Festival and was nominated for Best Documentary Screenplay from the Writers Guild of America.

Chris Paine

His notable works as director include the documentaries Who Killed the Electric Car? Revenge of the Electric Car and Do You Trust This Computer? Paine received a nomination for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay for Who Killed the Electric Car?

Morgan Spurlock

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This production was later nominated for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature and Spurlock won the first Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay.

Luc Jacquet

Jacquet, Luc
He wrote and directed the film March of the Penguins, which won an Oscar for Best Documentary Feature in 2005 and received a nomination for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay.

Harry Thomason

With Nickolas Perry, Thomason was nominated for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay for the film.

Bill Guttentag

William Guttentag
It was shortlisted (and eventually nominated) for an Academy Award, won awards at Sundance Film Festival and other film festivals, earned Guttentag a Writers Guild of America Award nomination for Best Documentary Screenplay, and went on to become the highest grossing theatrical documentary in Chinese history.

The Hunting of the President

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The film was nominated for Best Documentary Screenplay from the Writers Guild of America.

Anthony Giacchino

Giacchino wrote and directed the 2007 documentary film The Camden 28 which was nominated for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay.

Michèle Ohayon

Michele Ohayon
Her film Cowboy del Amor (2005) is WGA and IDA nominated and won both Jury and Audience Awards at the SXSW Festival, as well as Best Documentary at Santa Fe, Durango and Cinefest.

Jordan Roberts (writer)

Jordan Roberts
In 2005, Roberts wrote the narration for the U.S. version of the French documentary March of the Penguins, which won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, and for which Roberts was nominated for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay.

Eugene Jarecki

He also received a nomination for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay for the film.

Home of the Brave (2004 film)

Home of the Brave2004Home of the Brave'' (2004 film)
It was nominated for Best Documentary Screenplay by the Writers Guild of America in 2005, and was one of the films featured at the first annual Traverse City Film Festival in 2005.

Jehane Noujaim

Noujaim Films
She also received a nomination for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay, sharing the nomination with co-writer Julia Bacha.

Nickolas Perry

With Harry Thomason, Perry was nominated for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay for the film.

Charles Ferguson (filmmaker)

Charles FergusonCharles H. Ferguson
Ferguson also received a nomination for the Writers Guild of America Award for Best Documentary Screenplay for the film.