CAAM News & Documentary Emmy Nominations Include “Among the Believers” & “Meet the Patels”

Asian American documentaries nominated for an Emmy include several CAAM funded films and filmmakers.

Congratulations to all the filmmakers who received recent Emmy Award nominations! Among the ones nominated for a News & Documentary Emmy are several CAAM funded and presented programs:

Among the Believers, directed by Hemal Trivedi & Mohammed Ali Naqvi, presented on World Channel’s Doc World.
Hooligan Sparrow, directed by Nanfu Wang and co-presented by CAAM on PBS’ POV.
Meet the Patels, directed by Geeta V. Patel and Ravi V. Patel, funded by CAAM and presented by CAAM on PBS’ Independent Lens.

Other films from our funded filmmakers include Dogtown Redemption, directed by CAAM-funded filmmaker Chihiro Wimbush, CAAMFest alum In Football We Trust, directed by Tony Vainuku, and No Más Bebés, directed by Renee Tajima-Peña, who will be directing an upcoming CAAM-produced series.