The Emmy Awards/2013
Najibullah Quraish is honoured to have won Emmy at the 34th Annual & Documentary Award. Opium Brides won for Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a News Magazine
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One World Media Award
22nd June 2010
I have had the pleasure to win the One World Media awards, hosted at King's Place in London.
Behind Enemy Lines won the TV Documentary category with Behind Enemy Lines. The judges were impressed by the courage and daring of our filming:
‘A fundamentally brave piece of film-making which deserves…View This Award
BAFTA Television Awards
We are very pleased to announce that "The Dancing Boys of Afghanistan" has been nominated for a BAFTA Television Award in the Single Documentary category
Nomination; 10th May 2010
The BAFTAs shortlist for 2009 was announced. It is an honour for Behind Enemy Lines to…View This Award
Amnesty International UK Media
We are pleased to announce that "The Dancing Boys of Afghanistan," has won the prestigious Amnesty International UK Media Award in the TV documentary category .we accept the award at the ceremony at the BFI Southbank in London. The awards "recognise excellence in human rights reporting and…View This Award
2011 Sidney Hillman Prize
"The Dancing Boys of Aghanistan" has won the prestigious Sidney Hillman Prize for Broadcast Journalism. was on hand in New York to collect the award. The Hillman Prize has been awarded annully since 1950 and "honors journalists whose work fosters social and economic justice in the tradition of…View This Award
2011 FIGRA Award
The Dancing Boys of Afghanistan," has won the prestigious Olivier Quemener-Reporters Sans Frontières Award at the 2011 Festival International du Grand Reportage d'Actualité et du Documentaire de Société (FIGRA).
The festival took place from the 23rd-27th of March in Le Touquet Paris-Plage, France. The Olivier Quemener-RSF Award was inaugurated in 1997…View This Award
Royal Television Society
The Dancing Boys of Afghanistan," has been nominated for a Royal Television Society Award in the single documentary category. The ceremony will take place on the 15th of March at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London.View This Award
One World International Human Rights Film Festival Win
The Dancing Boys won the "Right to Know" category which is presented to the film that:
"draw[s] attention to unknown or suppressed issues concerning human rights. These films will compete for the Rudolf Vrba Award. As is traditional, the jury that decides on the…View This Award
History Makers Award
January 27th 2011
History Makers has awarded Behind Enemy Lines the award of Best Current Affairs.View This Award
DuPont Columbia Award
19th December 2012
Reporter Najibullah Quraishi uncovered a terrible consequence of the Afghan government’s war on poppy production; rural families forced to give their daughters to drug traffickers because they were unable to repay borrowed money after crops were destroyed by the government eradication program. Interviews with poppy farmers reveal a…View This Award
Best Current Affairs Documentary: 9th November 2010
Afghanistan: Behind Enemy Lines won an AIB award under Best Current Affairs Documentary. It was for the judges a ‘compelling’ film, ‘providing a unique perspective – the whole team was prepared to take a risk to deliver outstanding television.View This Award
Quraishi Films, is pleased to announce that "The Dancing Boys of Afghanistan," has won the prestigious Olivier Quemener-Reporters Sans Frontières Award at the 2011 Festival International du Grand Reportage d'Actualité et du Documentaire de Société (FIGRA).
The festival took place from the 23rd-27th of March in Le Touquet Paris-Plage, France. The…View This Award
Grand Jury award at UNAFF ; 25th October 2010
In 2010 we were the winner of the Grand Jury Award for the Best Documentary at from the UNAFF, the United Nations Association Film Festival.View This Award
Grierson Documentary Award
Grierson Documentary Award Shortlist; August 2010
Dancing Boys has been shortlisted for the Grierson Documentary Awards. The eventual winner was moving to Mars.
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Houston Independent International Film Festival
"The Dancing Boys of Afghanistan," has won the REMI- Special Jury Prize at the Houston Worldfest which is the oldest independent film festival in the world.
Afghan Massacre - The Convoy of Death wins Special Jury Award ; 21st April 2004
WorldFest Houston Film Festival 2004…View This Award
Rory Peck Awards
Features Award: 17th November 2010
Behind Enemy Lines won the Rory Peck Trust Features Award. The judges praised the journalistic integrity of film, which they described as a ‘warts and all’ picture of the insurgents, and one noted that had ‘amazingly open access’
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Sony International Impact Award
Shortlist: 24th November 2010
This award honours a piece of freelance work from around the world that has had an impact on public opinion and (or) government policy.
We have been shortlisted for a Broadcast Media Award in the 'Best Documentary Programme' category. We are honoured to be nominated for a category…View This Award
OPC of America
It is a pleasure to announce that the Opium Bride documentary film of Najibullah Quraishi was honored by the Overseas Press Club of America with a prestigious "16 The David A Andelman and Pamela Title Award".
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