Not only making its UK premiere at Sheffield Doc/Fest, but stirring and stunning fest-goers, Minding the Gap earned both the New Talent Award and the Doc Audience Award at the 2018 Sheffield Doc/Fest.
The film has now earned 28 award recognitions since its world premiere at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival in January.
Impressions from #SheffDocFest viewers:
Thrilled that @MindingGapFilm won TWO awards at @sheffdocfest - an expertly executed film that weaves multiple narratives into a tale about growing up. Plus, there's some great skateboarding. Congratulations Bing! https://t.co/LGXhoxQAXM— Hannah Clugston (@HannahClugston) June 12, 2018
.@MindingGapFilm has added several more years onto my life, an extraordinary and intimate doc, and a weekend highlight for sure #sheffdocfest pic.twitter.com/D8rAH6Ujv0— Beth Webb (@BethKWebb) June 10, 2018
Coming up, the film screens at AFI DOCS on June 16 and 17, the Nantucket Film Festival on June 22 and 23, and BAMcinemaFest on June 25. Find all upcoming screenings here.
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