Oscar & Bafta Nomination for Matthew Heineman's Cartel Land

The Dogwoof team are thrilled to see that Matthew Heineman's Cartel Land has been nominated for Best Documentary at this years Academy Awards and British Academy Film Awards.

#3 - Dr. Jose Mireles (center), in CARTEL LAND, a film by Matthew Heineman.jpg

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is the world's preeminent movie related organization, comprised of 7,000+ accomplished men and women working in cinema. They recognize and uphold excellence in the motion picture arts and sciences, inspire imagination, and connect the world through the medium of motion pictures. 

BAFTA is proud of its expert membership of approximately 6,500 individuals in the UK and the US and of its vast collective experience across film, television and games. BAFTA identifies, rewards and celebrates excellence at its internationally renowned annual awards ceremonies, while providing many opportunities for the public – as well as industry practitioners and emerging talent – to find information and inspiration through its year-round programme of events, initiatives and activities.

We are thrilled that Cartel Land has been recognised in the world's most renowned film awards and here's to the film taking home both prizes!


Cartel Land

Double Sundance Award Winner (U.S. Directing and Cinematography) Cartel Land is a harrowing look at the journeys of two modern-day vigilante groups and their shared enemy – the murderous Mexican drug cartels. Read More...

Director : Matthew Heineman
World Premiere: Sundance 2015