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IDA Documentary Awards to honor Robert Redford
IDA Documentary Awards to honor Robert Redford

The International Documentary Assn. will honor the actor, filmmaker and environmentalist Robert Redford with its Career Achievement Award, given to individuals who have had "a major impact on the documentary genre through a long and distinguished body of work." The organization also announced Thursday that it would present its Pioneer Award to Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato and its Preservation and Scholarship Award to Rithy Panh. The honors will be bestowed Dec. 5 at the IDA Documentary Awards at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles. Redford got his start in documentary filmmaking as an executive producer on 1980's "The Solar Film," an Academy Award-nominated short...