2015 Special Achievement Awards


ANIMATION WRITERS CAUCUS ANIMATION WRITING AWARD PAUL SELVIN AWARD JEAN RENOIR AWARD
Len Uhley

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Margaret Nagle

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Pedro Almodóvar

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“When you look at the number and variety of animated series Len Uhley has contributed to over the years and the high quality of work he has brought to them, it’s quite an astonishing record.” – AWC honoree Alan Burnett
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“Margaret Nagle’s script for The Good Lie raises profound issues of resilience and survival in the face of unspeakable atrocities." – WGAW President Christopher Keyser
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“Almodóvar – the first name is almost unnecessary – is a genius, is a flower, is a guiding light: the last, best son of Buñuel and so much more than that.” – WGAW Vice President Howard A. Rodman
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Special Achievement Awards

The Animation Writers Caucus Animation Writing Award is given to that member of the Animation Writers Caucus and/or the Guild who, in the opinion of the Board of Directors, has advanced the literature of animation in film and/or television through the years and who has made outstanding contributions to the profession of the animation writer.
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The Paul Selvin Award is presented to that member whose script best embodies the spirit of the constitutional and civil rights and liberties which are indispensable to the survival of free writers everywhere and to those whose defense Paul Selvin committed his professional life.
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The Jean Renoir Award is given to “that international writer who has advanced the literature of motion pictures through the years and who has made outstanding contributions to the profession of screenwriter.”
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