WGA 2012 : Documentary Screenplay

 
The Contenders

Mea Maxima Culp

Searching for S

The Central Par

The Invisible W

We Are Legion:

West of Memphis
Documentary Screenplay

"Searching for Sugar Man" screenplay written by Malik Bendjelloul, who also directed. This is his first WGA nomination.

"The Central Park Five" written by Sarah Burns, David McMahon, and Ken Burns. This is their first WGA nomination.

"The Invisible War" written by Kirby Dick, who also directed. This is his first WGA nomination.

"We Are Legion" written by Brian Knappenberger, who also directed. This is his first WGA nomination.

"West of Memphis" written by Billy McMillin and director Amy Berg. This is McMillin's first WGA nomination. Berg previously won this category for "Deliver Us from Evil" in 2006.

"Mea Maxima Culpa" written by Alex Gibney, who also directed. He's an Oscar winner who also won this category twice, for "Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room" (2005) and "Taxi to the Dark Side" (2007).

Experts’ Rankings
Matt Atchity
Edward Douglas
Tariq Khan
1
Searching for Sugar Man
Searching for Sugar Man
Searching for Sugar Man
2
The Central Park Five
West of Memphis
The Central Park Five
3
The Invisible War
The Invisible War
West of Memphis
Editors’ Rankings
Chris Beachum
Rob Licuria
Daniel Montgomery
1
The Central Park Five
The Invisible War
Searching for Sugar Man
2
West of Memphis
Searching for Sugar Man
The Central Park Five
3
Searching for Sugar Man
Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God
Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God
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