The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

1990s Documentary


1990s Documentary


1990 Winners

· Eyes on the Prize II: America at the Racial Crossroads (1965-1985)
· John Hammond: From Bessie Smith to Bruce Springsteen
· Mount St. Helens: A Decade Later
· Peter Jennings Reporting: Guns
· POV: Days of Waiting
· The Civil War
· The Koppel Report: Death of a Dictator



1991 Winners

· Dance in America: Everybody Dance Now!
· Pearl Harbor: Two Hours That Changed the World
· People of the Forest: The Chimps of Gombe
· Soviets: Red Hot



1992 Winners

· ABC News Nightline Special: 72 Hours to Victory: Behind the Scenes with Bill Clinton
· ABC News Nightline Special: Moment of Crisis, Anatomy of a Riot
· Abortion: Desperate Choices
· Close to Home: The Tammy Boccomino Story
· POV: Color Adjustment
· Surviving Columbus
· The American Experience: The Donner Party
· The Machine That Changed the World
· Threads of Hope
· When the Salmon Runs Dry



1993 Winners

· American Masters: Paul Simon—Born at the Right Time
· Angels of Change
· I Am a Promise: The Children of Stanton Elementary School
· Katie and Eilish: Siamese Twins
· POV: Silverlake Life: The View From Here
· The Nineties: All Your Kisses Are Mine



1994 Winners

· CBS Reports: D-Day
· China: Beyond the Clouds
· Fat Chance
· Just Because: Tales of Violence, Dreams of Peace
· Moon Shot
· Normandy: The Great Crusade
· Reflections on Elephants
· The American Experience: FDR
· The American Experience: Malcolm X: Make It Plain
· The Hunger Inside



1995 Winners

· Coming Out Under Fire
· FRONTLINE: Waco - The Inside Story
· Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream
· Hoop Dreams
· Peter Jennings Reporting: Hiroshima–Why the Bomb was Dropped
· POV: Complaints of a Dutiful Daughter
· Road Scholar
· Rock & Roll
· Target Seven: Armed and Angry
· The Dying Rooms
· The Private Life of Plants
· The Tuskegee Airmen
· Yugoslavia: Death of a Nation



1996 Winners

· FRONTLINE: The Choice 96
· FRONTLINE: The Gate of Heavenly Peace
· Journey of the African-American Athlete
· Odyssey of Life
· Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills
· People’s Century
· Survivors of the Holocaust
· The American Experience: The Battle Over Citizen Kane
· The Celluloid Closet
· The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century
· Vote For Me: Politics In America



1997 Winners

· Blue Note: A History of Modern Jazz
· Body Doubles: The Twin Experience
· Divided Highways: The Interstates and the Transformation of American Life
· Flood of the Century
· Hello Mr. President
· In the Land of the Deaf
· LIBERTY! The American Revolution
· Look for Me Here: 299 Days in the Life of Nora Lenihan
· POV: A Healthy Baby Girl
· The American Experience: The Presidents
· The American Experience: Troublesome Creek-A Midwestern
· The Castro
· The Nazis: A Warning from History



1998 Winners

· About Race
· Africans in America: America’s Journey Through Slavery
· American Masters: Alexander Calder
· Cold War
· Dateline NBC: Checks and Balances
· Frank Lloyd Wright
· FRONTLINE: Washington’s Other Scandal
· HBO Sports Documentaries
· I Must Keep Fightin’: The Art of Paul Robeson
· The American Experience: America 1900
· The American Experience: Riding the Rails
· The Human Body
· Travis
· When Good Men Do Nothing



1999 Winners

· American Presidents: Life Portraits
· Arguing the World
· BIOrhythm
· Dare to Compete: The Struggle of Women in Sports
· ESPN SportsCentury
· Facing the Truth with Bill Moyers
· Fists of Freedom: The Story of the ‘68 Summer Games
· FRONTLINE: The Lost Children of Rockdale County
· I’ll Make Me a World: A Century of African-American Arts
· Murder in Purdah
· Not for Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony
· Playing the China Card
· The Life of Birds by David Attenborough
· The Second World War in Colour (History Alive: World War II In Color)
· The Valley