1. Sundance Film Festival (US): Special Jury Award: Impact for Change

2. Sundance Film Festival (US): Audience Award

3. BlackStar Film Festival (US): Best Feature Documentary

4. BlackStar Film Festival (US): Audience Award

5. San Francisco Film Festival (US): Best Feature Documentary

6. Wisconsin Film Festival (US): Audience Award

7. Seattle International Film Festival (US): Special Jury Prize

8. Telluride Mountainfilm Festival (US): Special Jury Prize

9. Washington DC Filmfest (US): Justice Matters Award

10. Krakow Film Festival (Poland): Silver Horn

11. Molodist International Film Festival (Ukraine): Best Documentary

12. DokuFest International Film Festival (Serbia): Truth Award

13. Al Jazeera Documentary Festival (Bosnia): Best Documentary

14. Belfast Film Festival (Ireland): Maysles Brothers Award

15. Hot Docs Top 2 (Canada): Audience Choice

16. Visioni Dal Mondo (Italy): Best Documentary

17. Indo-German Filmweek (Germany): Best Documentary Award

18. Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival (Japan): Audience Award

19. DocsMX (Mexico): Best Documentary (‘Another World is Possible’ Section)

20. International Human Rights Film Festival (France) : Human Rights League Prize

21. Le Grand Bivouac Film Festival (France): Grand Prix

22. Le Grand Bivouac Film Festival (France): Horizons Prize

23. Valladolid International Film Festival (Spain): Best Feature Documentary

24. Valladolid International Film Festival (Spain): Fundos Award

25. Bergen International Film Festival (Norway): Best Feature Doc (Checkpoints Section)

26. Nordic Docs (Norway: Best Feature Documentary

27. Films from the South (Norway): Best Documentary

28. IDFA Amsterdam (Netherlands): Audience Award


1. IDA Shortlist: Best Feature Documentary

2. Cinema Eye Honors: 2022 Audience Choice Prize Nominee

3. Cinema Eye Honors: 2022 The Unforgettables Nominee


IDA ‘Courage Under Fire’ Award for Rintu Thomas and Sushmit Ghosh