This documentary follows four women—Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Amy Vilela, Cori Bush, and Paula Jean Swearengin—who take on the congressional establishment by mounting grassroots campaigns and building a movement during a time of historic volatility in American politics.

This documentary follows four women—Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Amy Vilela, Cori Bush, and Paula Jean Swearengin—who take on the congressional establishment by mounting grassroots campaigns and building a movement during a time of historic volatility in American politics.

Categories

Best Documentary Feature
Rachel Lears
Robin Blotnick
Sarah Olson
Best Directing
Rachel Lears
Best Writing (Original Screenplay)
Rachel Lears
Robin Blotnick
Best Cinematography
Rachel Lears
Best Film Editing
Robin Blotnick
Best Original Score
Ryan Blotnick
Best Sound Editing
Mike Frank
Best Sound Mixing
Mike Frank

Videos

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Awards

Cinema Eye Honors Award
WINNER
| THE UNFORGETTABLES | Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
NOMINATED
| CINEMA EYE AUDIENCE CHOICE PRIZE | Rachel Lears
Critics' Choice Documentary Awards
WINNER
| MOST COMPELLING LIVING SUBJECT OF A DOCUMENTARY | Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Cori Bush, Amy Vilela, Paula Jean Swearengin
NOMINATED
| BEST POLITICAL DOCUMENTARY
NOMINATED
| BEST DOCUMENTARY
Sundance Film Festival
WINNER
| AUDIENCE AWARD DOCUMENTARY | Rachel Lears
WINNER
| FESTIVAL FAVORITE | Rachel Lears
NOMINATED
| GRAND JURY PRIZE DOCUMENTARY | Rachel Lears
Wisconsin Film Festival
WINNER
| AUDIENCE AWARD - BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE | Rachel Lears