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Awards

True Crime Awards

Nominee: 2023, Best New True Crime Writer

Nominee: 2023, Best Indie Podcast

Public Safety Writers Association

Public Safety Writers Association Writing Competition

Non-Fiction Book Published

Second Place, The Girl I Never Knew

Film Festival Circuit

Uneven Ground: The Melissa Witt Story Documentary:

Best Female Director, South Film and Arts Academy Festival

Best Documentary, 8 & Halfilm Awards

Best Documentary, Paris International Short Festival

Semi-Finalist:  Dallas Movie Awards Festival, Oakland Film Festival, Nashville Independent Filmmakers Festival, Hawaii International Film Awards, Berlin Shorts Award, and Dublin Movie Awards.

LaDonna Humphrey is an acclaimed author and podcast host whose work has been recognized and honored by various organizations. Her dedication to unveiling the truth and her commitment to justice have not only captivated readers and listeners but have also earned her numerous awards and nominations.

Humphrey's work has been acknowledged in several categories. Here are some of the notable awards and nominations she has received:

True Crime Awards:

Humphrey was nominated in 2023 for the 'Best New True Crime Writer' and 'Best Indie Podcast'. These nominations recognize her exceptional writing skills and her ability to create engaging and insightful podcast content.

Public Safety Writers Association:

Humphrey's book "The Girl I Never Knew" secured the second place in the 'Non-Fiction Book Published' category in the Public Safety Writers. This award acknowledges her compelling narrative and her commitment to shedding light on a decades-old murder case.

 

Film Festival Circuit:

Humphrey's documentary "Uneven Ground: The Melissa Witt Story" has been highly praised. It won 'Best Female Director' at the South Film and Arts Academy Festival, 'Best Documentary' at the 8 & Halfilm Awards and Paris International Short Festival. The documentary was also a semi-finalist at several film festivals including the Dallas Movie Awards Festival, Oakland Film Festival, Nashville Independent Filmmakers Festival, Hawaii International Film Awards, Berlin Shorts Award, and Dublin Movie Awards. These recognitions highlight Humphrey's exceptional storytelling skills and her dedication to bringing justice to unsolved crimes.

 

In conclusion, LaDonna Humphrey's work in the field of true crime, both as an author and a podcast host, has been widely recognized. Her relentless pursuit of truth and justice, coupled with her ability to tell compelling stories, has earned her these prestigious awards and nominations. Her work continues to inspire and engage audiences worldwide.

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