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2023 Nominees

Fire of Love

National Geographic Documentary Films, Sandbox Films, Intuitive Pictures, Cottage M


- Science & Technology

FIRE OF LOVE was initially released in theaters in select cities on July 6, rolled out nationwide throughout the summer and had an IMAX run in select cities in October of 2022. The film premiered as a Day One selection of the U.S. Documentary Competition at the Sundance Film Festival, where it won the Jonathan Oppenheim Editing Award and has since played at over 100 festivals across the globe. Hailed by Variety as “a spellbinding experience” and The Hollywood Reporter as “a gorgeously photographed, dreamily constructed portrait,” the film has been included in over two dozen lists as one of the best films of the year, including Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly, Vogue and others. Directed by Sara Dosa, the film won 13 festival awards in addition to 9 awards from various groups including DGA, ACE, Critic's Choice Doc Awards, IDA, Cinema Eye and more. Overall FIRE OF LOVE received 30 awards nominations including PGA, BAFTA and the Academy Award.