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Filmography: David Paperny

David Paperny has been producing documentary programs for 15 years. His work has appeared on every major CBC current affairs program, including The Journal, The National, Man Alive, Venture, and Newsworld. He covered the 1992 L.A. riots for the CBC network, and has been on location in Israel, England, Scotland, Chile, Japan, Poland, Germany and throughout North America.

The Broadcast Tapes of Dr. Peter
The two year chronicle of a Vancouver doctor with AIDS
Prod/Dir/co-Exec Prod. CBC/HBO 46 min 1993
Academy Award Nomination: Best Documentary Feature
3 CableAce Awards
The Jack Webster Journalism Award
Gemini Nomination: Best Direction in a Documentary

Prisoner 88
A profile of Sigmund Sobolewksi, a Roman Catholic survivor of Auschwitz.
Dir./co-Prod. TVOntario/Knowledge Network/VisionTV 48 min 1995
Gold Plaque, The Chicago International Television Festival
New York Festival Award
Nomination: Best Biography Documentary. Hot Docs Festival
Gemini Nomination

Whiskey Man: Inside the Dynasty of Samuel Bronfman
An intimate portrait of the patriarch of the great Seagram whisky empire.
Dir./Prod. CBC/A & E 47 min. 1996
2 Gemini Nominations

Nancy Greene: On the Edge
An entertaining biography of the Canadian Olympic skiing champion.
Dir./Prod. CBC 43 min. 1996

B.C. Times/ (The West Beyond The West)
A sic-part series on the history of British Columbia. Also a one hour version.
Dir/Prod. BC Knowledge Network. 6 half hour programs. 1996

A penetrating look at the life and work of writer Mordecai Richler
Dir/Prod CBC 44 min 1997

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