News/Archive

2015

Sheffield Doc/Fest

A Syrian Love Story wins Grand Jury award at Sheffield Doc/Fest 2015

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A Syrian Love Story

World première; Sheffield Doc/Fest, Sunday 07 June 2015

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2012

The Reluctant Revolutionary

Television première; Storyville, BBC Four, Monday 19 March 2012

US première; (Michael Moore’s) Traverse City Film Festival, Thursday 2 August 2012

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2011

Arrest and deportation

October 14, 2011 Whilst filming in Syria Sean McAllister is arrested; after initial denials from the Syrian regime it acknowledges his capture and he is deported on October 20th.

See a selection of media / news reports including links to broadcast interviews with Sean McAllister about his arrest and deportation.

2009

Japan: A Story Of Love And Hate

Television première (Japan); NHK, Friday 9 January 2009

Television première (Canada); The Passionate Eye, CBC Newsworld, Sunday 8 February 2009

Television première (UK); Hidden Japan, BBC Four, Monday 30 March 2009

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2005

The Liberace Of Baghdad

Television première; Storyville, BBC Four, Tuesday 25 January 2005

British Independent Film Awards – Award for Best British Documentary

Sundance Film Festival – Special Jury Prize (World Documentary)

Directors Guild of America – Nomination for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary

Grierson Trust Awards – Nomination for Best Documentary On A Contemporary Issue

Read about The Liberace Of Baghdad

2003

Hull’s Angel

Television première; True Stories, Channel 4, Monday 3 March 2003

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2000

Settlers

Television première; True Stories, Channel 4, Monday 3 April 2000

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1998

The Minders

Television première; Modern Times, BBC2, Sunday 15 November 1998

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1997

Working For The Enemy

Television première; United Kingdom, BBC2, Saturday 16 June 1997

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