Weiner has been a sure favourite at festivals since it's world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival. The political documentary took home the Grand Jury Prize for US Documentary at the festival. Since then it has played at HotDocs, TrueFalse, Full Frame and RiverRun just to name a few.
Recently the film also screened at the Montclair Film Festival and directors Josh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg were awarded the prestigious David Carr award for Truth in Non-Fiction Filmmaking. This award 'honors a film that utilizes journalistic techniques to explore important contemporary subjects'.
Next up Weiner is headed to Sundance London for the UK premiere and Sydney Film Festival for its Australian premiere.