The Suffering Grasses has provoked a thoughtful and lively debate around the Syrian civil conflict. Click here to join the conversation, or check out our complete list of future and past screenings! Beyond the many grassroots events at which the film has been shown, The Suffering Grasses has also begun showing at film festivals around the world. Below is a list of the official awards the film has received.

ZIMBABWE / HARARE, Best Documentary, International Images Film Festival for Women, 2013
The Suffering Grasses selected for its urgency, inclusion of ordinary voices, and filming style.

INDIA / JAIPUR, Special Jury Mention, Jaipur International Film Festival, 2013

USA / NEW JERSEY, Best International Feature Documentary, Garden State Film Festival, 2013

CANADA / VANCOUVER, BC, Rising Star Award, Canada Film Festival, 2013

USA / NEVADA, Platinum Reel Award, Nevada Film Festival, 2012

USA / CALIFORNIA, Best Documentary Film Award, Arpa International Film Festival, 2012

CANADA / MONTREAL, QC, Cinema Politica Audience Choice Awards (Finalist), 2012

UK / LONDON, One World Media Awards (Shortlist: Documentary category), 2012



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