Vancouver International Film Festival Vancouver International Film Festival
Federal Express People’s Choice Awards for Most Popular Canadian Documentary
Special Jury Feature Award for Documentaries
September 1996, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Vermont International Film Festival
Best Social Documentary
October 1996 Burlington, Vermont

Chicago Film Festival
Silver Hugo Award
September 1998 Chicago, IL

Joan C. Chalmers Awards
Nomination for “Outstanding Canadian Documentary” 1997

Hot Docs International Documentary Festival
People’s Choice Award as Most Popular Film
Nomination for “Best Feature”
April 1997, Toronto, Canada

Message to Man Film Festival
St. Petersburg, Russia

Galway Film Fleadh
July 1996, Galway, Ireland

Cork Film Festival,
November 1996, Cork, Ireland

Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Films,
April 1997, Argentina

Internationales Dokumentarfilmfestival
May 1997 Munich, Germany

Mumbai International Film Festival
Feature Competition
October 1997, Mumbai, India

Atlantic Film Festival
September 1996, Halifax, Nova Scotia