IDA turns up music with new award


The International Documentary Assn. has created the Alan Ett Music Documentary Award. The honor will be bestowed upon a filmmaker for an outstanding documentary about music and/or illustrating exemplary creativity for the use of music in a documentary short or feature. The award, which comes with a $5,000 prize, is named after Ett, a past winner of the IDA Pare Lorentz award for executive producing for the documentary "Sugihara: Conspiracy of Kindness."