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Awards

Academy Awards, USA

2005 Winner
Oscar
Best Documentary, Features
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Ashland Independent Film Festival

2005 Winner
Ashland Independent Film Award
Best Documentary Film - Feature Length
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Bangkok International Film Festival

2005 Winner
Golden Kinnaree Award
Best Documentary
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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BendFilm Festival

2004 Winner
Audience Award
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Bermuda International Film Festival

2004 Winner
Documentary Prize
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Winner
Audience Choice Award
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Chicago International Film Festival

2004 Winner
Gold Hugo
Best Documentary
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Cleveland International Film Festival

2004 Winner
Best Film
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Directors Guild of America, USA

2005 Nominee
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Film Independent Spirit Awards

2005 Winner
Truer Than Fiction Award
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

2004 Winner
Audience Award
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Tied with Word Wars (2004).

High Falls Film Festival

2004 Winner
Audience Award
Best Documentary
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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International Documentary Association

2004 Winner
IDA Award
Feature Documentaries
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Tied with Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004).

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

2004 Winner
LAFCA Award
Best Documentary/Non-Fiction Film
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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News & Documentary Emmy Awards

2006 Winner
Emmy
Best Documentary
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Online Film & Television Association

2005 Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Documentary Picture
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Seattle International Film Festival

2004 Winner
Golden Space Needle Award
Best Documentary
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Sundance Film Festival

2004 Nominee
Grand Jury Prize
Documentary
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)
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Women Film Critics Circle Awards

2004 Winner
WFCC Award
Best Documentary: Above and Beyond
Born Into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids (2004)

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