|1948||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Story||Louisiana Story||Nominated|
|1948||British Academy of Film and Television Arts||Best Documentary||Louisiana Story||Won|
|1937||Venice International Film Festival||Best Director||Elephant Boy||Won|
|1934||Venice International Film Festival||Best Foreign Film||Man of Aran||Won|
by Jeffrey M. Anderson
I know people have said this every year since digital video became a viable filmmaking tool, but 2007 really has been a great year for documentaries. Still, it takes more to impress me than a film about the war or the...