Trio of docs nominated for Grierson Awards

Three Dogwoof films have been nominated for this year's British Documentary Awards, also known as the Griersons. Celebrating the best in British and international documentary, the event looks to award films that demonstrate quality and excellence.

Best of luck to all the films and the filmmakers for the event on 6 November! See the list of nominations below. 

LIFE, ANIMATED

BEST CINEMA DOCUMENTARY

The remarkable story of how Owen Suskind, a boy diagnosed with Autism, found in Disney animation a pathway to language and a framework for making sense of the world.


WEINER

BEST CINEMA DOCUMENTARY

Many politicians have seen their careers careen off the tracks, but few instances have been captured so completely on film as the incisive and painfully funny Weiner.


THE FALL 

BEST SINGLE DOCUMENTARY - INTERNATIONAL

The remarkable story of a South African barefoot runner; an American track and field prodigy and a journey behind the events of one of the most memorable moments in sporting history at the 1984 Olympics.