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.
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