The award, established in 2002, recognizes a production, producer or other individuals whose achievement or contribution illuminates and raises public awareness of important social issues. “Bombshell” receive the award at the 31st annual Producers Guild Awards on Jan. 18 at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles.
“’Bombshell’ proves that cinema has the power to encapsulate moments and movements in a way that serves and enlightens us all,” said PGA Presidents Gail Berman and Lucy Fisher. “All of the thorny complexities and nuances of this story were translated to the screen marvelously, and the filmmakers have managed to mold a film that showcases how morality and tenacity can rise above malice in a way that’s truly compelling. These kinds of films are more important now than ever.