awards & honors

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#endmommywars A Viral Documentary for SimilacĀ®

Cynthia Wade

  • YouTube Top 10 Most Popular Now List

Selfie Dove Real Beauty Campaign

Cynthia Wade

  • Clio Image Award
  • Ad Week Ad of the Day
  • YouTube Top 10 Most Popular Now List

FILM


Freeheld Based on the Oscar Winning Documentary

Peter Sollett, Director; Cynthia Wade, Producer

  • San Sebastian International Film Festival  Best Film
  • GLAAD Media Awards  Nominee Outstanding Film - Wide Release

The Gnomist What do you believe?

Sharon Liese, Director; Cynthia Wade, Producer

  • LA Shorts Fest  Jury Award for Best Documentary
  • Minneapolis St. Paul Film Festival  Jury Award for Best Short Documentary
  • Fair Hope Film Festival  Audience Award for Best Short Documentary
  • Free State Festival Jury Award for Best Documentary
  • Free State Festival  Audience Award
  • Cleveland International Film Festival Jury Award
  • Cleveland International Film Festival Best Documentary Short
  • Cleveland International Film Festival Best Overall Short Film
  • Sarasota Film Festival Best Short Film
  • Vimeo Staff Pick of the Week
  • Sarasota Film Festival Audience Award
 

Mondays at Racine Academy Award Nominee

A Film by Cynthia Wade

  • ACADEMY AWARD® NOMINATION  Best Documentary Short Subject
  • IRVINE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Best Short Documentary
  • IFF BOSTON  Audience Award
  • INDIANAPOLIS INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL  Audience Award
  • SILVERDOCS  Sterling Short Honorable Mention
  • IDA AWARD NOMINATION  Best Short Documentary

Sesame Street Growing Hope Against Hunger

Documentary director Cynthia Wade

  • PRIME TIME EMMY AWARD  Outstanding Writing in a Children's Series

Born Sweet 

A Film by Cynthia Wade

  • SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL  Honorable Mention in Short Filmmaking
  • ASPEN SHORTSFEST  Best Documentary
  • ASHLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Best Short Documentary
  • ATLANTA FILM FESTIVAL Best Short Documentary
  • BARCELONA ENVIRONMENTAL FILM FESTIVAL Jury Mention
  • BIG SUR INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Audience Award
  • FINCA ARGENTINA ENVIRONMENTAL AWARD First Prize
  • HAMPTONS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Audience Award, Best Short Documentary
  • INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL OF BOSTON Grand Jury Prize
  • INDIANAPOLIS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Eric Parker Social Justice Award
  • LOUISVILLE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL Best Short Documentary  
  • PALM SPRINGS SHORTFEST Audience Award, Best Documentary Short
  • RECONTRES INTERNATIONAL EAU ET CINEMA Bronze Drop
  • SAGUENAY INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL Public’s Prize
  • VERVIERS, AU FILM DE L'EAU, BELGIUM First Prize

Freeheld Academy Award Winner

A Film by Cynthia Wade

  • ACADEMY AWARD® best documentary short subject
  • STONEWALL VISIONARY AWARD
  • SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL special jury prize in short filmmaking
  • SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL  special jury prize
  • PALM SPRINGS SHORTFEST  best documentary
  • PALM SPRINGS SHORTFEST  audience award
  • DENVER FILM SOCIETY social justice award
  • IFFBOSTON  audience award
  • NEWFEST NYC FILM FESTIVAL best short documentary
  • OUTFEST LA FILM FESTIVAL audience award
  • SPOKANE GLBT FILM FESTIVAL john deen award
  • SPOKANE GLBT FILM FESTIVAL audience award
  • CONNECTICUT G&L FILM FESTIVAL audience award
  • LONG ISLAND GLBT FILM FESTIVAL audience award
  • ZINEGOAK FILM FESTIVAL best documentary
  • REELING FILM FESTIVAL audience award
  • IDA AWARD NOMINATION best short documentary

Shelter Dogs 

A Film by Cynthia Wade

  • NORTHAMPTON INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL Best of the Fest
  • DIRECTOR'S VIEW FILM FESTIVAL  Grand Jury Prize for Best Documentary
  • NEWPORT FILM FESTIVAL  Audience Award
  • ORINDA FILM FESTIVAL  Audience Award
  • ALA LIBRARY ASSOCIATION  Notable Film Award

Grist for the Mill 

A Film by Cynthia Wade

  • WESTCHESTER FILM FESTIVAL  Best Documentary Short