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2001 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition



Heroin

Winner of the 2001 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Best Documentary: Silver Award

In Heroin, teenager Janesse Nieves confronts her father about his heroin addiction, and eloquently shares her own feelings of confusion, anger, embarrassment and disgust.

Von Trapped

Winner of the 2001 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Best Documentary: Bronze Award

Von Trapped is a story about a woman obsessed with The Sound of Music, as well as other things Austrian.

Jay's Kids

Winner of the 2001 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Best Documentary: Honorable Mention Award

Blues musician Screamin' Jay Hawkins had 57 children, some of whom were happier than others to learn of their father's prolific paternity.

Rip, Rift, and Panic

Winner of the 2001 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Best Documentary: Director's Choice Award

Rip, Rift, and Panic weaves together stories, archival tape, and sound to create a portrait of the emotional and logistical aspects of living along an earthquake fault line.

Tornado Prom

Winner of the 2001 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Best New Artist Award

Susan Burton reports on Prom Night 2001 in Hoisington, Kansas, a town of about 3,000. While the seniors danced, a tornado hit the town, destroying about a third of it.

Learning to Live: James's Story

Winner of the 2001 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Public Service Award

James, an ex-felon, narrates the story of his transition from prison-life to self-sufficiency.