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23 Ratings

The Waiting Room

Directed by Peter Nicks
United States, 2012


This verité look at a hospital ward rivals an earlier landmark from forty years ago, Frederick Wiseman’s Hospital.

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The Waiting Room Directed by Peter Nicks

Awards & Festivals

Independent Spirit Awards

2013 | Winner: Truer Than Fiction Award

2013 | Nominee: Best Documentary

San Francisco International Film Festival

2012 | Winner: Bay Area Documentary Feature

San Francisco Film Critics Circle

2012 | 2 wins including: Marlon Riggs Award

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