20,000 DAYS ON EARTH WINS AT GRIERSON AWARDS

20,000 Days on Earth has won the Best Arts Documentary category at the Grierson Trust 2015 British Documentary Awards.

The Grierson Awards commemorate the pioneering Scottish documentary filmmaker John Grierson (1898 – 1972), famous for Drifters and Night Mail and the man widely regarded as the father of the documentary.

Established in 1972, the Grierson 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.

More details, including the full list of winners, can be found at griersontrust.org