DOXA 2017 Award Winners

DOXA 2017 Award Winners

The 2017 DOXA awards were announced on May 13th, 2017, at 8PM (PST) ahead of the closing gala screening of Manifesto.

Short Documentary Award (award sponsor: BRAVOFACT)
Winner: Vers la tendresse (Alice Diop)
Honourable mention: Fixed!  (Cat Mills)

 
The Alliance of Women Film Journalists EDA Award for Best Female-Directed Film 
Best Female-Directed Film (feature): Drokpa (Yan Chun Su)
Best Female-Directed Film (short): Life at a Snail’s Pace (Alexandra Gaulupeau)
 
Nigel Moore Award for Youth Programming 
Winner: Swagger (Olivier Babinet)
Honourable Mention: The Caretakers (David Goldberg)
 
Colin Low Best Canadian Documentary Award (award partner: William F. White)
Winner: Limit Is the Sky (Julia Ivanova)
Honourable Mention: A Moon of Nickel and Ice (François Jacob)
 
Feature Documentary Award
Winner: Étre Cheval (Horse-Being) (Jérôme Clément-Wilz)
Honourable Mention: Miss Kiet’s Children (Petra Lataster-Czisch and Peter Lataster)
 
Thank you to our 2017 jury members