Film maker 1997 Marshall Scholar Joshua Oppenheimer has won many prestigious awards and was nominated for an Oscar for his Documentary The Act of Killing.
2014 BAFTA for Best Documentary Film
Guardian Film Awards 2014 – Best Film
Cinema Eye Honors Award for Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Feature Filmmaking
Cinema Eye Honors Award for Outstanding Achievement in Production
Asia Pacific Screen Award for Best Documentary Feature Film
BritDoc 2013 Puma Impact Award
Gotham Award 2013 for Best Documentary
European Film Award 2013 for Best Documentary
Danish Film Academy Award 2013 for Best Documentary (Robert Prize)
Joshua graduated from Harvard University and completed a PhD in Fine Arts (Film making) Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London. He was selected in the San Francisco Region.