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OUT OF THE ASHES wins Grierson Best Newcomers Award

The Grierson Trust announces the winners of The Griersons 2011 – The British Documentary Awards supported by Sky Arts HD and Honda.

Hosted by presenter and cultural commentator, Mariella Frostrup, the star-studded awards ceremony took place on the 1st of November 2011, at the BFI Southbank where the great and good of the documentary world came together to celebrate another outstanding year of film-making.

Simon Dickson chaired the CTVC Best Newcomer Award judging panel. “Painterly but personal, the winner was chosen for its sheer joie de vivre and determination to entertain as well as educate,” he said as Storyville: Afghan Cricket Club – Out of the Ashes took the crown.

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