Dates for your diary for the 2021 British Documentary Awards

Dates for your diary for the 2021 British Documentary Awards

Find out when we open and close for entries, plus the date for the ceremony

After an unusual 2020 British Documentary Awards ceremony, which moved online due to COVID-19, we are pleased to now announce the dates for Grierson 2021: the British Documentary Awards!

The awards open for entries on Thursday, 1 April 2021. The eligibility window will be for documentaries broadcast between 1 June 2020 and 31 May 2021 and the deadline for entries will be Friday, 28 May.

Other key dates for the 2021 Grierson Awards are:

  1. Shortlist announced: Thursday, 22 July
  2. Nominations announced: Monday, 20 September
  3. Awards ceremony: Wednesday, 10 November at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank, London

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Published: 5 January 2021

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