Kimberlee Acquaro

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Kimberlee Acquaro is an American filmmaker and photojournalist.[1]

Her short documentary God Sleeps in Rwanda was nominated for an Oscar and won the Emmy award for Best Documentary[2][3][4]

God Sleeps in Rwanda was shown at the United Nations Association Film Festival,[5] Woodrow Wilson Center,[6] and Women, Power and Politics Film Festival.[7]


Emmy Award for Best Documentary[2]

  • International Reporting Project Fellow[8]
  • 2001 Pew Fellowship in International Journalism[9][10]
  • 2010 Guggenheim Fellowship[11]
  • SilverDocs Jury Award and Audience Award[12]
  • Aspen ShortsFest Audience Award[12]
  • Palm Springs ShortsFest Audience Award[13]
  • Urban Vibe Film Festival - Best Documentary Short[14]




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