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Manhunt: Closing in on a British Paedophile: Channel 4, Other Films, December 16, 2014Correspondent Cathy Newman and director Wael Dabbous tell the story of a landmark police investigation that led to the conviction of a man described by police as one of Britain's most prolific paedophiles.  It was the first time a British man had been convicted for sex offences carried out in Africa, and only the third time an offender has been prosecuted for sex crimes committed abroad.   The documentary was made by Quicksilver in association with C4 News/ITN

Catch up with Patrick from the Unreported World film Fifteen and Learning to Speak and see how life has changed for the profoundly deaf fifteen year old since he began to learn sign languageHere's the link

Syria: Behind the Lines (PBS Frontline) has just won a 2014 Emmy
.  Congratulations to director Olly Lambert.  The UK version Syria: Across the Lines (C4) has already won a BAFTA and awards from the Royal Television Society, the Grierson Trust, Broadcast, AIB, the Rory Peck foundation and the Broadcasting Press Guild. Christopher Swayne was also awarded an RTS for his editing on the documentary.

A new run of Unreported World has started with Surviving Ebola.  Read Sam Wollaston's Guardian review here: 

Watch on Fridays at 7:30pm on C4, or catch up on 4OD. You can now also watch all past editions of Unreported World at 

Over the last six years different films we've made have won prestigious awards, including three Emmys, two BAFTAs,  a BAFTA for best director, three Royal Television Society Awards for International Current Affairs, an RTS for best editor, a Broadcast award for best documentary, two Grierson awards, the Banff World Television Festival Award for Best Political Documentary, a Wincott award for best TV current affairs, the One World Media Award for Children's Rights, the Rory Peck Features Award and the Rory Peck Impact Award. We are committed to journalism and film making of the highest standard

The broadcasters we’ve worked with include Channel 4, BBC, PBS (WGBH/Frontline), HBO and CNN

Our output includes Unreported World, Channel 4’s acclaimed foreign affairs series, which reports from some of the world’s most difficult and demanding places. 

Somalia: The Master Chef of Mogadishu"'The Master Chef of Mogadishu was a brave piece of film-making that showed a fresh perspective of life in Somalia. Beautifully filmed and observed, it was a story of hope, showing the resilience and bravery of one man determined to play his part in rebuilding his war-torn country. Where some films show people in the developing world as passive victims, here there was a real sense of agency. The jury all agreed that they would never think of Somalia in the same way as a result of having seen this film' - Television Award Jury"25th Annual One World Awards - Winner of the Television Award 2013

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