Searching For Sugar Man Takes Over The World

Incase you happened to be sitting around today and thinking to yourself, “Gee, I wonder what awards and nominations Searching For Sugar Man has nabbed so far,” we’re here to give you some answers and some good reading material to distract yourself from whatever it is your doing on the internet right now.

ACADEMY AWARDS
Nominee: Best Documentary Film (announced 2/24/13)

GULDBAGGE AWARDS
Winner: Best Documentary Film

SOUND EDITOR’S GOLDEN REEL
Nominated: Best Sound Editing in Documentary Film (announced 2/17/13)

AMERICAN CINEMA EDITORS
Nominee: Best Editing in Documentary Feature (announced 2/16/13)

CRITICS CHOICE AWARDS
Winner: Best Documentary Film

CINEMA EYE HONORS FOR NONFICTION FILMMAKING
Winner: Outstanding Achievement in Graphic Design and Animation

WGA
Nominee: Best Documentary Feature (announced 2/17/13)

BROADCAST FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION
Nominee: Best Documentary Feature

IN-EDIT CHILE
Winner: Audience Award

LONDON FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION
Nominee: Doc Of The Year

NATIONAL BOARD OF REVIEW
Winner: Best Documentary

INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY ASSOCIATION
Winner: Best Feature

INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY ASSOCIATION
Winner: Creative Recognition Award for Best Music

LA FILM CRITICS
Nominee: Best Documentary (runner up)

IN-EDIT SPAIN
Winner: Best Documentary
Winner: Audience Award

INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL AMSTERDAM
Winner: Audience Award
Winner: Best Music Doc

ATHENS FILM FESTIVAL
Winner: Golden Athena in Music & Film

LA FILM FEST
Winner: Audience Award – Best International Feature

TRIBECA
Nominee: Second Place Audience Award

SUNDANCE 2012
Winner: World Cinema Audience Award
Winner: World Cinema Documentary Special Jury Prize for its ‘Celebration of Artistic Spirit’
Nominee: Grand Jury Prize World Cinema – Documentary

Whoa! Our heads are spinning over here! Finally the Sugar Man has left underdog status and started getting some props! If you haven’t already, check out the movie (available on Blu-Ray & DVD) and cop the sound track at LightInTheAttic.net!

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