In its 34th year of existence, the Humanitas Prize will soon embark on an ambitious new program of script development, philanthropic partnerships and, if all goes right, actual production.
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Paul Haggis and Bobby Moresco took the top feature film Humanitas Prize for their "Crash" screenplay at the 32nd annual kudos on Wednesday.
The Humanitas Prize, funded by an endowment, provides $145,000 annually to writers of "stories that communicate values, motivate behavior and can help bring about change in an individual."
When HBO Films head Colin Callender takes the dais today to accept the Kieser Award from the Humanitas Prize organization, he'll become the first executive to be so honored. That's partly because the…