The Producers Guild of America has announced its nominees in the Feature Documentary category. Seven films will vie for the prize, seen by some as a good indicator of which films may make it among the nominees for the Oscar.
The winner will be announced during the 29th Producers Guild Awards on January 20, 2018. Nominees for the other motion picture categories, as well as television, will be announced on January 5, 2018.
FULL LIST OF NOMINEES:
(Producer credits are still being vetted for all nominated films.)
Jeff Orlowski, director
CITY OF GHOSTS
Matthew Heineman, director
CRIES FROM SYRIA
Evgeny Afineevsky, director
EARTH: ONE AMAZING DAY
Peter Webber, Lixin Fan, Richard Dale, directors
Brett Morgen, director
JOSHUA: TEENAGER VS. SUPERPOWER
Joe Piscatella, director
THE NEWSPAPERMAN: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF BEN BRADLEE
John Maggio, director