Our Awards

The Emmy Awards 2016

The Emmy Awards (double winner) Sep 2016

For ISIS In Afghanistan

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Peabody Awards 2015

Peabody Awards, 2015

For ISIS In Afghanistan

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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

 

http://www.emmyonline.org/mediacenter/news_34th_winners.html

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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…

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BAFTA Television Awards

Nomination 2009

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…

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Amnesty International

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…

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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…

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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…

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Royal Television Society

Nomination

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.

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One World

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…

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History Makers Award

January 27th 2011

History Makers has awarded Behind Enemy Lines the award of Best Current Affairs.

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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…

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AIB Awards

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.

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Olivier Quemener

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…

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UNAFF

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.

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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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WorldFest Houston

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.

 

2004

Afghan Massacre - The Convoy of Death wins Special Jury Award ; 21st April 2004

 WorldFest Houston Film Festival 2004…

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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’

 

On Wednesday,

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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…

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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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