DOC NYC Award Winners Screenings – Fri Nov 15

DOC NYC has announced the Award Winners for 2019 – see all award winners HERE!

The Viewfinders, Metropolis, Shorts and Audience Award winners will all have special public encore  screenings on Friday, November 15 at IFC Center as part of the final day of the festival.

 

Viewfinders Award Winner

City Dream, directed by Weijun Chen.

IFC Center | Fri Nov 15 | 10:30am

In the latest documentary comedy from director Weijun Chen (Please Vote For Me), a street vendor in China clashes with the authorities trying to shut down his stall.

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Metropolis Award Winner 

Maurice Hines: Bring Them Backdirected by John Carluccio.

IFC Center | Fri Nov 15 | 12:45PM

Charismatic song-and-dance man Maurice Hines reflects on his life on stage from Broadway to Hollywood, as well as his tumultuous relationship with superstar brother Gregory Hines.

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Shorts Award Winner

Bob of the Parkdirected by Jake Sumner.

IFC Center | Fri Nov 15 | 12:45PM

Meet Robert “Birding Bob” DiCandido. Friendly Central Park bird walk leader to some, archnemesis to others. 

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Audience Award Winner

 

I Am Not Alone, directed by Garin Hovannisan

IFC Center | Fri Nov 15 | 3:00PM

Armenia’s Nikol Pashinyan—a former political prisoner turned Member of Parliament—leads a peaceful protest that transforms his country in 2018.

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