2018 Special Achievement Awards

ANIMATION WRITERS CAUCUS ANIMATION WRITING AWARD

Len Wein

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PAUL SELVIN AWARD

Liz Hannah

Photo: Martim Vian

Josh Singer

“There are few writers in our industry whose work has made such a lasting impact as Len Wein.” – WGAW President David A. Goodman
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“Using the lens of history [Hannah and Singer have] created a movie that dramatizes a timeless struggle: the vital importance of journalists holding our government accountable in the face of public servants’ bald and desperate efforts to hinder freedom of speech and the press.” – WGAW President David A. Goodman
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THE 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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