Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award for Best Canadian Documentary

The Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award for Best Canadian Documentary Film is an annual award, presented by the Vancouver Film Critics Circle to the film judged by its members as the best Canadian documentary film of the year. It is separate from the Vancouver Film Critics Circle Award for Best Documentary, presented to international documentary films.

Winners and nomineesEdit

Year Film Director Ref.
2012 The World Before Her Nisha Pahuja [1]
The End of Time Peter Mettler [2]
Stories We Tell Sarah Polley [2]
2013 My Prairie Home Chelsea McMullan [3]
Oil Sands Karaoke Charles Wilkinson [4]
Watermark Jennifer Baichwal, Edward Burtynsky [4]
2014 The Price We Pay Harold Crooks [5]
Everything Will Be Julia Kwan [6]
Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story Grant Baldwin [6]
2015 Haida Gwaii: On the Edge of the World Charles Wilkinson [7]
Fractured Land Fiona Rayher, Damien Gillis [8]
How to Change the World Jerry Rothwell [8]
Hurt Alan Zweig [8]
2016 The Prison in Twelve Landscapes Brett Story [9]
After the Last River Victoria Lean [10]
We Can't Make the Same Mistake Twice Alanis Obomsawin [10]
2017 Maison du Bonheur Sofia Bohdanowicz [11]
In the Waves Jacquelyn Mills [12]
A Skin So Soft (Ta peau si lisse) Denis Côté [12]
Unarmed Verses Charles Officer [12]
2018 Anthropocene: The Human Epoch Jennifer Baichwal, Nicholas de Pencier, Edward Burtynsky [13]
The Museum of Forgotten Triumphs Bojan Bodružić [14]
What Is Democracy? Astra Taylor [14]
2019 nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up Tasha Hubbard [15]
Because We Are Girls Baljit Sangra [16]
Danny Lewis Bennett, Aaron Zeghers [16]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Beyond the Black Rainbow, War Witch win at Vancouver critics awards". Playback, January 8, 2013.
  2. ^ a b "2013 VFCC Nominees Announced!". Vancouver Film Critics Circle, December 27, 2012.
  3. ^ "The Dirties cleans up in Vancouver; Film critics give top prizes to Matt Johnson, 12 Years a Slave". Edmonton Journal, January 9, 2014.
  4. ^ a b "And the 2014 VFCC nominees are...". Vancouver Film Critics Circle, December 22, 2013.
  5. ^ "Tu dors Nicole and Mommy top Canadian winners at Vancouver Film Critics Circle Awards". The Georgia Straight, January 6, 2015.
  6. ^ a b "2015 Nominees Announced". Vancouver Film Critics Circle, December 22, 2014.
  7. ^ "Vancouver Film Critics Honour ‘Haida Gwaii’". Point of View, January 7, 2016.
  8. ^ a b c "2016 Nominees Announced". Vancouver Film Critics Circle, December 14, 2015.
  9. ^ "Hello Destroyer wins big with VFCC". Playback, January 11, 2017.
  10. ^ a b "2017 Nominees Announced". Vancouver Film Critics Circle, December 16, 2016.
  11. ^ "Never Steady, Never Still takes the big prizes at the Vancouver Film Critics Circle awards". The Georgia Straight, January 9, 2018.
  12. ^ a b c "2018 Nominees Announced". Vancouver Film Critics Circle, December 15, 2017.
  13. ^ "Vancouver Film Critics Circle names Edge of the Knife top Canadian feature film". Toronto Star, January 8, 2019.
  14. ^ a b Josh Cabrita, "2019 Nominees Announced". Vancouver Film Critics Circle, December 14, 2018.
  15. ^ "Vancouver film critics award 'The Body Remembers When the World Broke Open'". Tri-City News, January 7, 2020.
  16. ^ a b Adrian Mack, "Marriage Story dominates Vancouver Film Critics Circle noms". The Georgia Straight, December 13, 2019.