2021 Grierson Awards Shorlist Announced

By July 27, 2021 No Comments

The nominations for the 2021 Grierson Awards are in! Established in 1972, the Griersons are the biggest event in the UK documentary calendar. The awards recognise and celebrate documentaries from Britain and abroad that have made a significant contribution to the genre and that demonstrate quality, integrity, creativity, originality and overall excellence. We’re extremely proud to be sponsoring the ‘Best Single Documentary – Domestic’ category




Congratulations to all our friends and clients who have been nominated, we’re incredibly proud to see so many projects we’ve worked on and people we’ve worked with make the list!


Best Single Documentary – Domestic

(Sponsored by ENVY)


Defending Digga D – Lambent Productions/BBC Three


Katie Price: Harvey and Me – Minnow Films/BBC One


Leigh-Anne Pinnock: Race, Pop & Power – Dragonfly Film & Television/BBC Three


Best Music Documentary


Defending Digga D – Lambent Productions/BBC Three


Best History Documentary


Once Upon a Time in Iraq ( Episode 2) – KEO Films/BBC Two


Best Natural History or Environmental Documentary


Climate Change: Ade on the Frontline (Episode 1) – BBC Current Affairs/BBC Two


Best Documentary Series


Baby Surgeons: Delivering Miracles – Wonderhood/Channel 4


Once Upon a Time in Iraq – KEO Films/BBC Two


Pandemic 2020 – KEO Films/BBC Two


Best Constructed Documentary Series


The Choir: Singing for Britain – Twenty Twenty Productions/BBC Two


Best Documentary Presenter


David Harewood for Why is COVID Killing People of Colour?  – Twenty Twenty Productions/BBC One


A huge congratulations to everyone for making the shortlist & we wish you all the best of luck!

Click here for the full list shortlist.