THE NEWS & DOCUMENTARY EMMYS®

 

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Outstanding Current Affairs Documentary

HBO Documentary Films

HBO Documentary Films

Cries From Syria
HBO
HBO Documentary Films

HBO Documentary Films

Beware the Slenderman
HBO
Independent Lens

Independent Lens

National Bird
PBS
POV

POV

Almost Sunrise
PBS
POV
WINNER

POV

Last Men in Aleppo
PBS

Outstanding Politics and Government Documentary

All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone

All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone

Starz
CNN Films

CNN Films

Legion of Brothers
CNN
FRONTLINE

FRONTLINE

Bannon's War
PBS
Independent Lens
WINNER

Independent Lens

Forever Pure
PBS
The Age of Consequences

The Age of Consequences

Starz

Outstanding Social Issue Documentary

Active Shooter: America Under Fire

Active Shooter: America Under Fire

Charleston, South Carolina
Showtime
FRONTLINE

FRONTLINE

Last Days of Solitary
PBS
HBO Documentary Films

HBO Documentary Films

Abortion: Stories Women Tell
HBO
HBO Documentary Films

HBO Documentary Films

Unlocking the Cage
HBO
Jackson
WINNER

Jackson

Showtime

Outstanding Investigative Documentary

CNN Films

CNN Films

Elián
CNN
FRONTLINE

FRONTLINE

Iraq Uncovered
PBS
FRONTLINE

FRONTLINE

War on the EPA
PBS
HBO Documentary Films
WINNER

HBO Documentary Films

Solitary: Inside Red Onion State Prison
HBO
Parched

Parched

National Geographic

Outstanding Historical Documentary

Blood On The Mountain

Blood On The Mountain

Netflix
Cuba and the Cameraman

Cuba and the Cameraman

Netflix
Independent Lens

Independent Lens

Birth of a Movement
PBS
Independent Lens
WINNER

Independent Lens

Tower
PBS
Let It Fall: Los Angeles: 1982-1992

Let It Fall: Los Angeles: 1982-1992

ABC News Lincoln Square Productions and Netflix

Outstanding Arts & Culture Documentary

HBO Documentary Films

HBO Documentary Films

The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble
HBO
Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold

Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold

Netflix
Life, Animated
WINNER

Life, Animated

A&E
POV

POV

My Love, Don't Cross That River
PBS
POV

POV

Presenting Princess Shaw
PBS

Outstanding Science and Technology Documentary

My Love Affair with the Brain: The Life and Science of Dr. Marian Diamond

My Love Affair with the Brain: The Life and Science of Dr. Marian Diamond

PBS
NOVA

NOVA

Poisoned Water
PBS
POV

POV

The Islands and the Whales
PBS
The Farthest-Voyager in Space
WINNER

The Farthest-Voyager in Space

PBS
The Mars Generation

The Mars Generation

Netflix

Outstanding Nature Documentary

Chasing Coral
WINNER

Chasing Coral

Netflix
Independent Lens

Independent Lens

SEED: The Untold Story
PBS
Ireland's Wild Coast

Ireland's Wild Coast

PBS
Nature

Nature

Naledi: One Little Elephant
PBS
Nature

Nature

Yosemite
PBS

Outstanding Business and Economic Documentary

America ReFramed

America ReFramed

Farewell Ferris Wheel
World
America ReFramed

America ReFramed

Vegas Baby
World
FRONTLINE
WINNER

FRONTLINE

Abacus: Small Enough to Jail
PBS
Independent Lens

Independent Lens

The Bad Kids
PBS
Saving Capitalism

Saving Capitalism

Netflix

Outstanding Short Documentary

FRONTLINE

FRONTLINE

Mosul
PBS
Heroin(e)
WINNER

Heroin(e)

Netflix
Long Shot

Long Shot

Netflix
Meet the Press Film Festival in collaboration with AFI

Meet the Press Film Festival in collaboration with AFI

Edith and Eddie
NBC
The New York Times Op-Docs: I Have a Message for You

The New York Times Op-Docs: I Have a Message for You

The New York Times

Best Documentary

Chasing Coral

Chasing Coral

Netflix
FRONTLINE

FRONTLINE

Putin's Revenge
PBS
Independent Lens

Independent Lens

The Witness
PBS
Life, Animated
WINNER

Life, Animated

A&E
POV

POV

My Love, Don't Cross That River
PBS

Outstanding Cinematography: Documentary

FRONTLINE
WINNER

FRONTLINE

Mosul
PBS
Ireland's Wild Coast

Ireland's Wild Coast

PBS
Nature

Nature

Forest of the Lynx
PBS
Nature

Nature

Spy in the Wild: A NATURE Mini-series
PBS
Nature

Nature

Yosemite
PBS

Outstanding Editing: Documentary

Active Shooter: America Under Fire

Active Shooter: America Under Fire

“Columbine, Colorado”
Showtime
Fear Us Women

Fear Us Women

RYOT
HBO Documentary Films

HBO Documentary Films

Solitary: Inside Red Onion State Prison
HBO
HBO Documentary Films

HBO Documentary Films

The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble
HBO
Life, Animated
WINNER

Life, Animated

A&E

Outstanding New Approaches: Documentary

Finding Home

Finding Home

TIME
The Marshall Project

The Marshall Project

We Are Witnesses
The Marshall Project and The New Yorker
The New York Times Op-Docs: Ten Meter Tower

The New York Times Op-Docs: Ten Meter Tower

The New York Times
Whitman, Alabama: An Emerging Portrait of America

Whitman, Alabama: An Emerging Portrait of America

AL.com
Zero Days VR
WINNER

Zero Days VR

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