Documentaries

Gameshow Dynamos

(2014) 60 minutes.

A couple gets their family out of debt by winning on TV game shows, again and again. Recipient of the Humanities Washington Documentary Film Fund and The Pacific Pioneer Fund.
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Council of Women

(2015) 24 minutes.

A documentary about Minority women dealing with Tribal and Religious law. Winning Pictures crew traveled to The Republic of Georgia to document a group of women who are from the Muslim Minority in the mostly Orthodox Christian country. The Pankisi Valley Region has gained notoriety because there have been young men from the village who went off to Syria to fight. "The Council Of Women" provides viewers with another side of the Pankisi Valley and the strength of women to determine their destiny. Spectacular original music by Izumi Fairbanks and stellar performances by members of onefourfive.
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Corporal's Diary

(2008) 54 minutes.

Featured on Good Morning America, 2008. Winner of “Most Powerful Documentary” STIFF 2008, Best Film, Truth or Consequences Film Festival 2009. Theatrical Distribution then distributed nationally by Typecast Films and and internationally by Tricon Films. Screened on over 25 PBS stations, and widely seen internationally with special recognition in the award winning documentary Witness TV series.
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Abatwa: Challenges for a New Rwanda

(2008) 22 minutes

Used by the director of the Abatwa Pygmies to show his challenges at the UN Conference on Indigenous People in 2009. Broadcast in Rwanda as a TV screening in 2009.
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Reconciling Rwanda

(2007) 22 minutes

Filmed in Rwanda. Broadcast on “IndyMedia Presents” Distributed by IndyMedia
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Corporal's Boots

(2005) 8 minutes.

“Best Film” Seattle Faith and Film Festival 2007. “Most Heroic Film” Seattle True Independent Film Festival 2006. Distributed by IndieFlix
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Bombs Away, Millions a Day

(2003, updated 2005) 8 minutes

Now featured on the Washington Nuclear Museum and Education Center. Winner of the Malcolm Peterson Award from the Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility. IFP official selection for the Seattle Channel 2004, Media that Matters 2004-05. 2005 Amnestly International College Tour, Hazel Wolf Environmental Film Festival 2004,Seattle Environmental Film festival 2005 and Local Sightings Film Festival 2005.
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From Beggars to Small Business

(2005) 10 minutes

A short public service video made in association with Pygmy Survival Alliance. A woman from a Batwa Pygmy village in Rwanda goes from begging to starting her own business. She inspires a similar Village via an introduction from Partner's in Health to do the same.
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The Director

Patricia Boiko

Patricia Boiko is the founder of Winning Pictures, LLC and is the lead producer and director. She collaborates with talented composers, musicians, filmmakers, directors, and post producers to create the final cut you need.

Boiko helped direct the media project and film members of the International Tribunal for the Genocide in Rwanda for the acclaimed, Voices from the Rwanda Tribunal. She has been the documentary programmer for the Seattle True Independent Film Festival since 2012. Patricia is a founding member and is presently on the steering committee for the Seattle Documentary Association. She also worked as a producer in an independent media collective from 2003 to 2010. She produced short stories about social and political issues for a weekly television broadcast IndyMedia Presents and a video quarterly, The Leader. She received producer training in the KCTS/911 Media Arts sponsored program, New Voices, and is certified in Documentary Film Production by the University of Washington.

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