Honors

  • Cleveland International Film Festival — Nesnadny + Schwartz Portrait Documentary Competition

  • Best Documentary and Jury Prize, Indianapolis Film Festival

  • Best Documentary — American Indian Film Festival

  • Social Justice Award, Santa Barbara Film Festival

  • Grand Jury Prize, Wild and Scenic Film Festival

  • Western Heritage Award — Best Documentary

  • 2017 SXSW Faces of Austin — Semi-Finalist Judge Award

  • 2017 Webby Award Honoree — RTDocs

  • Best Feature — SWAIA Santa Fe

  • Best of Class — SWAIA Santa Fe

  • Best Feature, Smithsonian Native Cinema Showcase

  • (5) Lone Star Emmy Awards

  • Audience Choice Award, Barcelona International Environmental Film Festival

  • The Golden Sun Award, Barcelona International Environmental Film Festival

  • Best Editing and Best Documentary, World Cinema Festival, UK (Kent)

  • Grand Jury Prize, Red Rock Film Festival

  • Audience Award, Best Documentary Short, Red Rock Film Festival

  • Silver Hugo Television Award, Chicago International Film Festival

  • People’s Choice Award, Texas Independent Filmmakers Festival

  • (1) Lone Star Emmy Nomination

  • Big Sky Award, Best Film About the American West - Nomination

  • Order of Knight of the Crown (Chevalier de l'Ordre de la Couronne, Ridder in de Kroonorde) - Kingdom of Belgium