• Feature
  • Sundance
  • 90 Min.
  • PBS/CABLE
  • 60 MIN.
  • 30 MIN.
  • CHILDREN’S LIVE ACTION
  • CHILDREN’S ANIMATION
  • SPECIAL AWARD
 

Feature Winners

2009 Andrew Stanton, Jim Reardon & Pete Docter WALL-E
2008 (tie) Nancy Oliver LARS AND THE REAL GIRL
2008 (tie) Ronald Harwood THE DIVING BELL AND THE BUTTERFLY
2007 (tie) Richard LaGravenese FREEDOM WRITERS
2007 (tie) Hanif Kureishi VENUS
2006 Paul Haggis & Bobby Moresco CRASH
2005 Keir Pearson & Terry George HOTEL RWANDA
2004 Steven Knight DIRTY PRETTY THINGS
2003 Antwone Fisher ANTWONE FISHER
2002 Richard Eyre & Charles Wood IRIS
2001 Kenneth Lonergan YOU CAN COUNT ON ME
2000 Eric Roth & Michael Mann THE INSIDER
1999 Lewis Colick OCTOBER SKY
1998 Matt Damon & Ben Affleck GOOD WILL HUNTING
1997 Mike Leigh SECRETS & LIES
1996 Tim Robbins DEAD MAN WALKING
1995 Frank Darabont THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION
1994 Steven Zaillian SCHINDLER'S LIST

Sundance WInners

2009 Cherien Dabis AMREEKA
2008 Paris Qualles A RAISIN IN THE SUN
2007 Salvatore Stabile WHERE GOD LEFT HIS SHOES
2006 Richard Glatzer & Wash Westmoreland QUINCEAÑERA
2005 Michael Kang THE MOTEL
2004 Jacob Aaron Estes MEAN CREEK
2003 Niki Caro WHALE RIDER
2002 George LaVoo and Josefina Lopez REAL WOMEN HAVE CURVES
2001 Timothy Linh Bui & Tony Bui GREEN DRAGON
2000 Gina Prince-Bythewood LOVE AND BASKETBALL

90 Min. Winners

2009 Lieutenant Colonel Michael R. Strobl and Ross Katz TAKING CHANCE
2008 Daniel Giat BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED KNEE
2007 Peter Morgan LONGFORD
2006 Richard Curtis THE GIRL IN THE CAFÉ
2005 Ruben Santiago-Hudson LACKAWANNA BLUES
2004 Tony Kushner ANGELS IN AMERICA
2003 Gordon Rayfield OUR AMERICA
2002 Kirk Ellis ANNE FRANK
2001 Suzette Couture HAVEN, PART II
2000 Tom Rickman TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE
1999 Nicholas Wootton NYPD BLUE
1998 Toni Ann Johnson RUBY BRIDGES
1997 Horton Foote WILLIAM FAULKNER'S OLD MAN
1996 Simon Moore GULLIVER'S TRAVELS, PART II
1995 Cathleen Young & Lee Guthrie A PLACE FOR ANNIE
1994 Bob Randall DAVID'S MOTHER
1993 Anna Sandor MISS ROSE WHITE
1992 Joshua Brand and John Falsey I'LL FLY AWAY
1991 John Axness & Jennifer Miller LUCKY DAY
1990 Edward Hume COMMON GROUND, PART II
1989 No Award Given  
1988 Dennis Nemec GOD BLESS THE CHILD
1987 Richard Friedenberg PROMISE
1986 Vickie Patik DO YOU REMEMBER LOVE?
1985 Hume Cronyn and Susan Cooper THE DOLLMAKER
1984 John Pielmeier CHOICES OF THE HEART
1983 Marshall Herskovitz SPECIAL BULLETIN
1982 Donald Wrye and Linda Elstad DIVORCE WARS
1981 Michael Christofer SHADOW BOX
1980 Suzi Lyte Kaufman and Barry Neil Kaufman and Steven Kandel SON-RISE: A MIRACLE OF LOVE
1979 Jane Howard-Hammerstein SUMMER OF MY GERMAN SOLDIER
1978 John Sacret Young SPECIAL OLYMPICS
1977 David Seltzer GREEN EYES
1976 Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston, James D. Houston and John Korty FAREWELL TO MANZANAR
1975 David Seltzer LARRY

PBS/Cable Winners

2002 Moises Kaufman and the members of the
Tectonic Theater Project
THE LARAMIE PROJECT
2001 Emma Thompson & Mike Nichols WIT
2000 Ann Peacock A LESSON BEFORE DYING
1999 John Sacret Young THANKS OF A GRATEFUL NATION
1998 Paul Monash and Marshall Frady GEORGE WALLACE
1997 Walter Bernstein MISS EVERS’ BOYS
1996 John Hopkins and Toshiro Ishido HIROSHIMA
1995 William Mastrosimone and Michael Tolkin and Ron Hutchinson THE BURNING SEASON
1994 Arnold Schulman AND THE BAND PLAYED ON
1993 Lee Blessing COOPERSTOWN
1992 Sara Flanigan WILDFLOWER
1991 Jon Robin Baitz THREE HOTELS

60 Min. Winners

2009 Jason Katims FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS
2008 Kirk Ellis JOHN ADAMS: PART 1
2007 R. Scott Gemmill & David Zabel ER
2006 David Shore HOUSE
2005 John Wells THE WEST WING
2004 Barbara Hall JOAN OF ARCADIA
2003 David E. Kelley THE PRACTICE
2002 (tie) Aaron Sorkin THE WEST WING
2002 (tie) Lukas Reiter & David E. Kelley THE PRACTICE
2001 Marshall Herskovitz & Edward Zwick ONCE & AGAIN
2000 Aaron Sorkin THE WEST WING
1999 T.J. English HOMICIDE: LIFE ON THE STREET
1998 Bill Cain NOTHING SACRED
1997 David Mills NYPD BLUE
1996 Nick Harding PICKET FENCES
1995 Christopher Keyser & Amy Lippman PARTY OF FIVE
1994 Burton Armus NYPD BLUE
1993 Barbara Hall I'LL FLY AWAY
1992 Henry Bromell I'LL FLY AWAY
1991 Ann Lewis Hamilton THIRTYSOMETHING
1990 Joseph Dougherty THIRTYSOMETHING
1989 Patricia Green CHINA BEACH
1988 Paul Haggis and Marshall Herskovitz THIRTYSOMETHING
1987 Gary David Goldberg and Alan Uger FAMILY TIES
1986 Robert Eisele CAGNEY & LACEY
1985 John Masius and Tom Fontana ST. ELSEWHERE
1984 Peter Silverman HILL STREET BLUES
1983 David Milch HILL STREET BLUES
1982 Gene Reynolds LOU GRANT
1981 Michael Kozoll and Steven Bochco HILL STREET BLUES
1980 Sally Robinson FAMILY
1979 Leon Tokatyan LOU GRANT
1978 Carol Evan McKeand and David Jacobs FAMILY
1977 James Lee and William Blinn ROOTS, SHOW #4
1976 Jay Presson Allen FAMILY
1975 Joel Oliansky THE LAW

30 Min. Winners

2009 Aseem Batra SCRUBS
2008 Dave Tennant SCRUBS
2007 Jennifer Crittenden THE NEW ADVENTURES OF OLD CHRISTINE
2006 Greg Garcia MY NAME IS EARL
2004 JacQui Clay THE BERNIE MAC SHOW
2003 Teri Schaffer & Steve Tompkins THE BERNIE MAC SHOW
2002 Matt Tarses SCRUBS
2001 Jennifer Crittenden EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND
2000 Jay Kogen FRASIER
1999 Aaron Sorkin and Matt Tarses & David Walpert & Bill Wrubel SPORTS NIGHT
1998 Marilyn Suzanne Miller MURPHY BROWN
1997 Bob Tischler SOMETHING SO RIGHT
1996 Steven Levitan FRASIER
1995 David Richardson THE JOHN LARROQUETTE SHOW
1994 Rob Bragin MURPHY BROWN
1993 Rob Ulin ROSEANNE
1992 John Masius BROOKLYN BRIDGE
1991 Bob Brush THE WONDER YEARS
1990 Todd W. Langen THE WONDER YEARS
1989 Matthew Carlson THE WONDER YEARS
1988 Hugh Wilson FRANK'S PLACE
1987 Bob Randall KATE & ALLIE
1986 John Markus THE COSBY SHOW
1985 John Markus THE COSBY SHOW
1984 Gary David Goldberg and Ruth Bennett FAMILY TIES
1983 Elias Davis and David Pollock M*A*S*H
1982 David Pollock and Elias Davis M*A*S*H
1981 Hugh Wilson WKRP IN CINCINNATI
1980 Alan Alda M*A*S*H
1979 Michael Leeson TAXI
1978 Larry Rhine and Mel Tolkin ALL IN THE FAMILY
1977 Earl Pomerantz MARY TYLER MOORE
1976 Larry Gelbart M*A*S*H
1975 M. Charles Cohen SUNSHINE

Children's Live Action Winners

2009 Arika Lisanne Mittman SOUTH OF NOWHERE
2008 Ann Austen, Douglas Sloan, Max Enscoe & Annie DeYoung JOHNNY KAPAHALA: BACK ON BOARD
2007 Anna Sandor MOLLY: AN AMERICAN GIRL ON THE HOME FRONT
2006 Willy Holtzman EDGE OF AMERICA
2005 Karen Leigh Hopkins and Alan Marc Levy SEARCHING FOR DAVID’S HEART
2004 Toni Ann Johnson and Michael D'Antonio CROWN HEIGHTS
2003 Marita Giovanni and Bruce Graham A RING OF ENDLESS LIGHT
2002 Anna Sandor MY LOUISIANA SKY
2001 Joel Kauffman & Donald C. Yost THE MIRACLE IN LANE TWO
2000 Paris Qualles THE COLOR OF FRIENDSHIP
1999 Heather Conkie THE ARTISTS' SPECIALS
1998 Hilary Jones-Farrow SMUDGE
1997 Bruce Harmon SOMEONE HAD TO BE BENNY
1996 Betty G. Birney FAST FORWARD
1995 Pamela Douglas BETWEEN MOTHER AND DAUGHTER
1994 Joseph Maurer LOVE IN THE DARK AGES
1993 Betty G. Birney BIG BOYS DON'T CRY
1992 Joseph Maure DEDICATED TO THE ONE I LOVE
1991 Paul W. Cooper ABBY, MY LOVE
1990 Bruce Harmon A TOWN'S REVENGE
1989 Alan Gansberg MY PAST IS MY OWN
1988 Joanna Lee THE KID WHO WOULDN'T QUIT:
THE BRAD SILVERMAN STORY
1987 Melvin Van Peebles THE DAY THEY CAME TO ARREST THE BOOK
1986 Josef Anderson NO GREATER GIFT
1985 Charles Purpura THE DAY THE SENIOR CLASS GOT MARRIED

Children's Animation Winners

2008 Brian Hohlfeld MY FRIENDS TIGGER AND POOH
2007 Sindy McKay, Dennis Haley & Marcy Brown JAKERS! THE ADVENTURES OF
PIGGLEY WINKS
2006 Alice Prodanou, Michael Stokes
and Steven Sullivan
MISS SPIDER'S SUNNY PATCH FRIENDS
2005 Kelly Ward and Cliff MacGillivray JAKERS! THE ADVENTURES OF
PIGGLEY WINKS
2004 Chris Nee LITTLE BILL
2003 Dwayne McDuffie STATIC SHOCK
2002 Dev Ross BALTO II "WOLF QUEST"
2001 Larry Swerdlove CLIFFORD THE BIG RED DOG
2000 Harvey Fierstein THE SISSY DUCKLING
1999 Richard Gitelson RUGRATS
1998 Marcy Gray Rubin
and David Silverman
LIFE WITH LOUIE
1997 Alex Taub LIFE WITH LOUIE
1996 Alex Taub LIFE WITH LOUIE
1995 Ntozake Shange WHITE WASH
1994 James Howard Kunstler AMERICAN HEROES AND LEGENDS
1993 David J. Corbett and Diane Dixon THE LEGEND OF PRINCE VALIANT
1992 Bruce Reid Schaefer THE NEW ADVENTURES
OF WINNIE THE POOH
1991 Betty G. Birney CAMP CANDY
1990 Cliff Ruby and Elana Lesser DINK, THE LITTLE DINOSAUR
1989 Doug Hutchinson, Larry Bernard
and Mark Zaslove
THE NEW ADVENTURES
OF WINNIE THE POOH
1988 Mary Jo Ludin THE FLINTSTONE KIDS
1987 John Loy and Alan Burnett THE SMURFS
1985 Jeffrey Scott JIM HENSON'S MUPPET BABIES

Special Award Winners

2008 Stephen Walker YOUNG @ HEART
2006 Davis Guggenheim AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH
1995 Bill Moyers & Judith Davidson Moyers WHAT CAN WE DO ABOUT VIOLENCE?: A BILL MOYERS SPECIAL
1993 Melissa Jo Peltier and Arnold Shapiro SCARED SILENT: ENDING AND EXPOSING
CHILD ABUSE
1991 Carol L. Fleisher OVER THE INFLUENCE: PREVENTING OUR
KIDS FROM USING DRUGS & ALCOHOL
1991 Geoffrey C. Ward & Ric Burns
with Ken Burns
THE CIVIL WAR
1990 Carol L. Fleisher SEE DICK & JANE LIE, CHEAT & STEAL:
TEACHING MORALITY TO KIDS
1989 Sasha Ferrer DESTINED TO LIVE
1988 Helen Whitney and Marshall Frady ABC NEWS CLOSE UP
1986 Ruth C. Streeter and Perry Wolff CBS REPORTS
1986 Bryant Gumble, William Schechner,
Patric Trese
MAINSTREET
1985 Marvin Kalb, Anthony Potter,
William Turque
NBC WHITE PAPER
1982 Lloyd Dobyns AMERICA WORKS WHEN AMERICA WORKS
1981 Chris Wallace and Morton Silverstein NBC REPORTS
1980 Bill McLaughlin, Anthony Potter NBC WHITE PAPER
1979 John Korty WHO ARE THE DEBOLTS?
1978 Bill Moyers, Tom Spain CBS REPORTS
1977 Bill Moyers, Tom Spain CBS REPORTS