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Screenings and press

Tipping Point at Cork!

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

We’ve been selected for the Cork Film Festival, running 6-13 November 2011. ¬†More information on screening dates and venues to follow.

Garth Lenz’ tar sands images at New York’s powerHouse

Thursday, August 18, 2011

We collaborated with renowned conservationist photographer Garth Lenz on Tipping Point, and his images from three separate shoots in the Athabasca River region appear in the documentary and on our website and printed materials.¬† We are thrilled to learn that Garth’s work from this project has won First Place in Social Documentary Net’s “Ten Years After Nine Eleven: Searching For A 21st Century Landscape” competition. As part of the prize, his exhibition will be shown in New York at the powerHouse Arena from August 20th to September 16th, 2011.

World Premiere at RIFF

Friday, July 15, 2011

Tipping Point had its World Premiere at the Reykjavik International Film Festival on 30 September.

Multiple Gemini Nominations for Tipping Point!

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

The CBC television version – Tipping Point: The Age of the Oil Sands – received two nominations at the 26th annual Gemini Awards, on 30 August 2011: Best Director and the Donald Brittain Award for Best Social/Political Documentary.

narrated by sigourney weaver     Produced & Directed by Niobe Thompson & Tom Radford

Photos courtesy of Garth Lenz

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Donald Brittain Award for Best Social/Political Documentary
Gemini Awards
NOMINATED
Best Director
Gemini Awards
Nominated
Best Political Documentary
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best editor
AMPIA awards
Nominated
Best Environmental Documentary
Banff world media Awards
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Reykjavik
International Film Festival
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Best Screenplay
AMPIA awards
winner
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