Nominee 2022

FRONTLINE: Crime Scene Bucha

FRONTLINE (PBS) with The Associated Press and SITU Research (PBS)

FRONTLINE, The Associated Press, and SITU Research teamed up on an exclusive visual investigation into Russian war crimes in the Ukrainian town of Bucha during a month-long occupation, drawing on hundreds of hours of closed-circuit television footage, intercepted phone calls, and a 3-D model of the town to map the deaths of 450 people in the soldiers’ “cleansing” operations.


Executive Producer: Raney Aronson-Rath. Associate Producers/Producers: Jeannie Ohm, Alison Fitzgerald Kodjak, Ron Nixo, Thomas Jennings, Annie Wong, Jon Nealon, Erika Kinetz, Jeannie Ohm, Carla Borras, Frank Koughan, Oleksandr Stashevskyi, Vasilisa Stepanenko, Taras Lazer, Ada Pemble, Allen G. Breen. Director: Brad Samuels, Thomas Jennings, Annie Wong. Editor: Raney Aronson-Rath, Andrew Metz, Julie Pace, Jon Nealon, Fanny Lee, Pascal Akesson, Fritz Kramer, Michelle Mizner, Chris O’Coin, Deborah Peretz, Julio Ramirez, Thialy Sow, Alex Lagore. Talent: Erika Kinetz, Oleksandr Stashevski, Michael Biesecker. Photography: Tim Grucza, Scott Anger, Roman Synchuk. Design/Technical Staff: Candice Strongwater, Helmuth Rosales, Bora Erden, Brad Samuels.