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Journalism Grantee FRONTLINE Wins Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature Film

FRONTLINE documentary film 20 DAYS IN MARIUPOL, made in partnership with the Associated Press (AP), won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature Film at the Oscars ceremony in March 2024.

20 DAYS IN MARIUPOL tells the important and powerful story from the perspective of an AP team of Ukrainian journalists trapped in the besieged city of Mariupol during the Russian invasion. In 2023, the journalists behind the film won a Pulitzer Prize in Public Service for the film as well.

20 DAYS IN MARIUPOL is now available to stream online at, in the PBS App, on FRONTLINE’s YouTube channel, and on the PBS Documentaries Amazon Prime Channel

FRONTLINE is a grantee of the Foundation’s Journalism initiative, which recognizes and supports journalism as a critical element of a healthy and multicultural democracy.

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