The Grierson Trust commemorates the pioneering Scottish documentary maker John Grierson: the man widely regarded as the father of the documentary. Each year, The Trust celebrates the best documentary filmmaking from Britain and around the world with the British Documentary Awards - more fondly known as The Griersons - as well as encouraging young filmmakers though its DocLab Training and Mentoring Scheme.

Grierson Awards 2019

Rob Rinder will host the 47th British Documentary Awards at a star-studded event at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London on Thursday, 14 November.

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