Welcome to Kudos Family.


Kudos Family is dedicated to the distribution of documentary films of social and political importance.

We are committed to utilizing all distribution platforms to get important stories out to the audience.

Inside Fur

Look of Silence, The

Love City, Jalalabad

Act of Killing, The

Gulabi Gang

Back to the Square

Ambassador, The

Events & festivals



    5 awards for THE LOOK OF SILENCE in Venice

    THE LOOK OF SILENCE, Joshua Oppenheimer’s much anticipated follow-up to THE ACT OF KILLING, had its world premiere at the 2014 Venice Film Festival. The film is produced by Final Cut for Real and co-produced Anonymous, Making Movies Oy and …

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    New titles available on DVD and Blu-ray

    Kudos Family has released the Piraya Film productions GULABI GANG and BACK TO THE SQUARE on DVD and Blu-ray. The titles are available on Amazon and kudosfamily.no. Simultaneously, Academy Award Nominee THE ACT OF KILLING has been released on DVD …

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    THE ACT OF KILLING nominated for Oscar

      THE ACT OF KILLING, directed by Joshua Oppenheimer, co-directed by Christine Cynn & Anonymous, was today nominated for Oscar in the category Documentary Feature. Oscar Award Ceremony is on March 2. Read more at oscar.go.com. The film is produced by …

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    GULABI GANG awarded in Poland

    GULABI GANG won the Amnesty International Award at 10. Planete+ Doc Film Festival in Warsaw, Poland on May 18, 2013

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    THE ACT OF KILLING selected for Berlin

    THE ACT OF KILLING, directed by Joshua Oppenheimer, co-directed by Christine Cynn & Anonymous, has been selected for Berlinale’s prestigious Panorama programme, where it will be screened in February 2013. The film is produced by Final Cut for Real and co-produced …

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    GULABI GANG awarded in Dubai

    Piraya Film’s GULABI GANG, directed by Nishtha Jain, picked up the Award for Best Film in the Muhr AsiaAfrica Documentary section of the 9th Dubai International Film Festival. Director Nishtha Jain received the award at the Closing Ceremony on December …

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    International premiere of GULABI GANG at IDFA

    GULABI GANG has its international premiere on Nov 19 at the prestigious International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, where it is screening in the “Reflecting Images: Masters” program. IDFA screenings: Munt 11 Mon 19-11 21:30 Tuschinski 5 Thu 22-11     12:30 Munt …

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    THE ACT OF KILLING wins top prize at Copenhagen’s International Documentary Film Festival CPH:DOX. The surreal, jaw-dropping tale of war crimes, guilt and moviemaking was awarded the DOX:Award on the grounds of balancing fear and re-enactment. In a statement the jury …

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    THE ACT OF KILLING tipped top pick at TIFF

    The World Premiere at Telluride has left THE ACT OF KILLING with quotes such as: ‘Easily the boldest documentary at Telluride this year—maybe one of the boldest ever seen anywhere—is the Morris-produced “The Act of Killing”.’ And: ‘A banality-of-evil portrait that …

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    Prix Europa Nomination to BACK TO THE SQUARE

    We congratulate director Petr Lom and producer Torstein Grude with a Prix Europa nomination in the category Best TV Documentary 2012! Prix Europa – The European Broadcasting Festival awards the best European Television, Radio and Onlines productions each year. Prize …

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