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The Chagrin Documentary Film Festival is honored to announce the 2011 Festival Award Winners.
 David Ponce Award for Best Documentary of the Festival
Breaking through the Clouds: The First Women’s National Air Derby 
Directed by Heather Taylor
Best Human Spirit Documentary
A Journey in My Mother’s Footsteps 
Directed by Dina Rosenmeier
Best Environmental Documentary
Between the Harvest 
Directed by Scott Drucker
Emerging Filmmaker Award Winner
Finding Fathers 
Directed by France Costrel
Best Cinematography
Among Giants 
Directed by Chris Cresci
Best Student Documentary
The Game Has Changed 
Directed by Geoffrey James
Best International Documentary
My Sister Tikva – A Holocaust Journey
Directed by Vered Berman
Best Ohio Documentary
Foi et Joie/Faith and Joy
Directed by Andrew Marquard
Best Feature Documentary
Directed by Ken Sons
Best Social Awareness Documentary
Leh Wi Tok (Let Us Talk)
Directed by John Lavall
Best Community Documentary
Directed by Ricardo Larron
Honorable Mentions:
Apostol Karamitev
Directed by Max Freeman
Catching Dreams
Directed by Kevin Flint
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