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Netflix documentary ‘Icarus’ wins Oscar and uncovers biggest doping scandal in Olympics history

Netflix documentary ‘Icarus’ wins Oscar and uncovers

Bryan Fogel became one of the biggest success stories at Sundance in 2017, when his doping scandal documentary «Icarus» sold to Netflix for a staggering $5 million (unheard of for a documentary sale).

Netflix documentary ‘Icarus’ wins Oscar and uncovers

Bryan Fogel became one of the biggest success stories at Sundance in 2017, when his doping scandal documentary “Icarus” sold to Netflix for a staggering $5 million (unheard of for a documentary sale). And then on Sunday, it won the best documentary Oscar.

Oscars 2018: Netflix’s Icarus Wins Best Documentary

The win at Oscars 2018 is the second Oscar for Netflix in as many years. Icarus delved into the Russian state-sponsored doping programme.

Icarus: Netflix’s first Oscar-winning documentary revealed

Netflix’s Icarus documentary, which outlines Russia’s state-sponsored doping, won big at the Oscars 2018, beating four other films to bring Netflix its first Oscar for a documentary feature.

Netflix wins an Oscar for sports doping documentary ‘Icarus’

Netflix didn’t take home any Oscars for its critically beloved film, Mudbound, but it did get a win for Icarus, an explosive documentary about the Russian sports doping scandal.The doc, directed

‘Icarus’ wins Oscar for best documentary – ESPN

The Bryan Fogel-directed Netflix film «Icarus,» which helped expose widespread doping among Russian athletes, won the Academy Award for best documentary on Sunday night.

How a guy who injected PEDs to see the effects scored an

Mar 04, 2018 · But for director Bryan Fogel, the Oscar win came after a 14-year struggle to find his niche in the business. Bryan Fogel became one of the biggest success stories at Sundance in 2017, when his doping scandal documentary “Icarus” sold to Netflix for a staggering $5 million (unheard of for a documentary sale).

Icarus doping documentary nominated for an Oscar

Icarus doping documentary wins an Oscar – News Shorts Icarus has been shortlisted in the best documentary category at the 90th edition of the Academy Awards, with …

Netflix’s wild documentary ‘Icarus’ exposes Russian doping

Jul 31, 2017 · Before it blew the lid on a Russian doping scandal, Icarus was already a stranger-than-fiction endeavor. In 2014, playwright-turned-filmmaker Bryan Fogel set out to make a gonzo documentary

Netflix Cycling Documentary Icarus Gets Oscar Nomination

The 2018 Oscar nominations were announced today, and cycling documentary Icarus is up for an Academy Award in the Best Documentary Feature category. (Keep up with the latest cycling news by

Netflix documentary ‘Icarus:’ How the filmmaker uncovered

Sundance Institute Bryan Fogel became one of the biggest success stories at Sundance in 2017, when his doping scandal documentary «Icarus» sold to Netflix for a staggering $5 million (unheard of