We’re thrilled to share Minding the Gap is one of eight films that will receive a 2019 Peabody Award for Documentary at the 79th Annual Awards Ceremony!
Read the official release from the University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication here.
“Through a patient, observational lens and devastating interviews, filmmaker Bing Liu lays bare the pain and eventual hope he and his skateboarding friends endure despite the challenges they face in this heartfelt presentation of the transition from boyhood to manhood.”
– Peabody Board of Jurors
The Peabody Awards honor the most powerful, enlightening and invigorating stories in broadcast and digital media. Each year, Peabody Awards are bestowed upon a curated collection of 30 stories that capture society’s most important issues. Honorees must be unanimously chosen by the Peabody Board of Jurors, a diverse assembly of industry professionals, media scholars, critics, and journalists who each bring a unique perspective of what constitutes a story that matters.