IN THE NEWS
Judd Apatow - Director [HUNGER WARD]
Mark Ruffalo - Actor [HUNGER WARD]
"An important and fantastic film"
Nicholas Kristoff - New York Times [HUNGER WARD]
"A war film unlike any other"
Pat Mullen - POV Magazine [HUNGER WARD]
"...a rare look inside the human impact of the war in Yemen"
Jane Ferguson - PBS NewsHour [HUNGER WARD]
"Once you see it, you won't forget it."
Sarah Larson - THE NEW YORKER [LIFEBOAT]
"Fitzgerald has sought to harness this art-form to draw attention those who are struggling to obtain their most basic, fundamental human freedoms. LIFEBOAT...is vitally important."
US HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION [LIFEBOAT]
"...deftly addresses the most critical humanitarian issue of our time and those who are doing something about it."
Michael Brody - Programmer Crested Butte FF [LIFEBOAT]
"...visually brutal...a harrowing package."
VARIETY [50 FEET FROM SYRIA]
"...an infuriating study in the ways that power greases the wheels of justice."
LA WEEKLY [FINDING FACE]
"...important, powerful and timely." CRAVE TV [50 FEET FROM SYRIA]
"...confronts us with injustice."
VOICE OF AMERICA [FINDING FACE]
"...emotional and artful...deserves considerable exposure."
VARIETY [FINDING FACE]
"...a compelling cinematic and moral statement." ASIAN REPORTER [BOMBHUNTERS]
THE OREGONIAN [BOMBHUNTERS]
"...a superb example of visual storytelling done well."
DOCUMENTARY DRIVE [50 FEET FROM SYRIA]
"...a powerful documentary...a chilling look at what happens in the wake of America fighting for freedom."
WILLAMETTE WEEK [BOMBHUNTERS]
"...approaches it's subject matter with a stark and unadorned humanitarianism."
AL JADID [50 FEET FROM SYRIA]
"...a powerful case for human decency."
BOOKLIST [50 FEET FROM SYRIA]
11/19/19 - LIFEBOAT wins Best of Festival Short at Arlington International Film Festival
07/25/19 - LIFEBOAT nominated for a National Emmy by Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
04/25/19 - LIFEBOAT: The Experiment launched broadly in Europe by ServicePlan of Germany
02/28/19 - MovieMaker article on LIFEBOAT
02/18/19 - Short of the Week review of LIFEBOAT
02/17/19 - Int'l Documentary Association review of LIFEBOAT
02/15/19 - LIFEBOAT at the Oscars
02/15/19 - Film Pulse review of LIFEBOAT
02/15/19 - Shuffle Online review of LIFEBOAT
02/12/19 - LIFEBOAT featured on The Build Show in NYC
01/21/19 - LIFEBOAT nominated for an Oscar
12/20/18 - LIFEBOAT wins the Best Short at the Courage Film Festival in Berlin
12/17/18 - LIFEBOAT Shortlisted by the Oscars
12/17/18 - LIFEBOAT Shortlisted by Academy
11/27/18 - LIFEBOAT invited to screen for the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission of US Congress
11/20/18 - LIFEBOAT wins Best Short at Woodstock Film Festival
11/08/18 - LIFEBOAT screens at Hawaii International Film Festival
11/05/18 - LIFEBOAT nominated as Best Short of 2018 by IDA for the Int'l Documenatary Association Awards
11/05/18 - LIFEBOAT wins Best Doc at Dublin International Shorts Film Festival
11/05/18 - LIFEBOAT wins Act Now Award for social justice at Crested Butte Film Festival
10/29/18 - LIFEBOAT screens at International Maritime Human Rights Conference London
10/25/18 - LIFEBOAT screens at Refugees Welcome Film Festival in Berlin
10/18/18 - LIFEBOAT wins Jury Award at BendFilm Festival
10/12/18 - LIFEBOAT screens at MountainFilm in Aspen
10/07/18 - LIFEBOAT selected to screen at Hamptons International Film Festival
10/05/18 - LIFEBOAT screens at Arabisches Film Festival in Tubingen, Germany
09/26/18 - LIFEBOAT wins highly competitive MountainFilm Commitment Grant
08/09/18 - LIFEBOAT screens at HollyShorts Film Festival in Los Angeles
08/05/18 - LIFEBOAT honored with Jury Award at Traverse City Film Festival
05/31/18 - LIFEBOAT wins Best Short at World Premiere at MountainFilm in Telluride
50 FEET FROM SYRIA (2015)
09/29/17- MountainFilm Awards Search and Rescue Commitment Grant
Frozen River FF
08/31/17 - Skye Fitzgerald inducted as honorary member of the Syrian American Medical Society (SAMS)
08/31/17 - 50 FEET FROM SYRIA to stream on Netflix and Crave TV (Canada) and be available on Cinema Guild
08/01/17 - 50 FEET FROM SYRIA continues international broadcasts in US, Canada, Brazil, Austria, Israel, Slovenia, UAB
02/18/17 - 50 FEET FROM SYRIA plays at Frozen River Film Festival
02/09/16 - Review - 50 FEET FROM SYRIA
2016 - 50 FEET FROM SYRIA plays at Telluride MountainFilm in Atlanta
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