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Winner, 2005 RTS Education Documentary Award
Finalist, 2005 RTS Editing Factual Award
Winner, 2002 RTS educational awards, for The Man Who Learnt to See
First prize ‘Golden Frame’ award, ARTSHOW 2002 Festival, Poland, Lost on Everest
Winner, best sports film Santander Sports Film Festival, June 2002, Lost on Everest

Winner Canal Plus award for best documentary, Santander International Sports Film Festival, June 2002, Lost on Everest
Finalist, BAFTA best cinematography 2000, Lost on Everest
BBC nomination, BAFTA & RTS best documentary 2000, Lost on Everest
Best documentary, Trento Mountain Film Festival 2000, Lost on Everest
Best documentary, Festival International de Cinema de Muntanya Aventura 2000, Spain, Lost on Everest

A special personal award from UNEP for his outstanding contribution to the portrayal of environmental issues in the media
Chris Plaque, Global Report
International Humanitarian Award, Global Report
Wildscreen Golden Panda (the 'green' Oscar), Developing Stories (DS)
1st prize (twice), Recontres de Nord-Sud film Festival, Geneva, GR & DS

1st. & 2nd. prizes, national section, One World Broadcasting Trust, London, DS
1st. & 2nd. prizes international section, OWBT Awards, London, DS
1st prize; best doc., New Int. Latin American Film Festival, Havana, DS
1st prize; the Margarida de Prata, (the Silver Daisy) Brazil, Developing Stories
1st prize; documentary section, Martinique International Film Festival, DS

Two awards at the 26th. Festival de Brasilia do Cinema Brasileiro, DS
The Grand Prix at FIMA for best documentary, DS
1st prize, Damascus International Film Festival, DS
Cum Laude Silver medal at the Prix Leonardo, Italy
Cum Laude Bronze medals (twice) at the Prix Leonardo

Honourable mention at the Tokyo Global Film Festival, Japan
Special prize & special 'retrospective premier', Carthage Film Festival
Best children's programme, OKIMEDIA Festival, Freiberg, Germany
Special award, the Frederick Ebert Foundation for Lucia, Hamburg, Germany
Best International Co-production award, Fondazione Medikinale Int., Parma

Best Drama Special, the Philippine Movie Press Club, Manila
Special honourable mention, San Francisco Film festival
1st prize; Public Affairs Documentary category, Int. Video and Film Competition