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Prizes for American Experience: Freedom Riders

American Experience: Freedom Riders
Mark Samels, WGBH Educational Foundation

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Prizes for Freedom Riders (Film/TV/Video Broadcast or Recording)

Heartland Film Festival Crystal Heart Award [link]
Date: 10/16/2010 12:00:00 AM
Organization: Heartland Film Festival [link]
Abstract: The Crystal Heart Award is given every year to a selected group of independent filmmakers for demonstrating excellence in filmmaking and for best meeting Heartland’s mission.

Boulder International Film Festival People's Choice Award [link]
Date: 2/20/2011 12:00:00 AM
Organization: Boulder International Film Festival [link]

George Foster Peabody Award [link]
Date: 4/4/2012 12:00:00 AM
Organization: University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communications [link]
Abstract: American Experience (PBS) Three exceptional documentaries -Triangle Fire, Freedom Riders, and Stonewall Uprising are reconized this year under the banner of this grand American history anthology.

Emmy Awards (3) [link]
Date: 9/19/2011 12:00:00 AM
Organization: The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences [link]
Abstract: Emmy Award for Exceptional Merit in Nonfiction Filmmaking Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing Emmy Award for Outstanding Picture Editing for Nonfiction Programming

Freedom Riders named top film for schools by School Library Journal
Date: 12/15/2011 12:00:00 AM
Organization: School Library Journal
Abstract: Freedom Riders named top film for schools by School Library Journal