Awards

For The Age of Stupid...

 -> Griersons - Best Cinema Doc 2009 (Nominated)
- > Middle East International Film Festival 09 (Jury Special Mention)
First prize was $100,000 - shucks.
-> British Independent Film Awards - Best Documentary (Pending)
-> Birds Eye View Film Festival - Best Documentary 2009 (Won)
-> Griersons - Best Green Doc 2008 (Won) "The out and out winner this year was chosen for the sheer scale of its ambition and the verve of its realization.  On every level, THE AGE OF STUPID is a powerful and unforgettable film that leaves you honour bound to force governments to take action and that the judges recommend everybody must see." - Grierson Jury
-> Sunny Side of the Doc - Best Green Doc 2008
-> Sunny Side of the Doc - Film Most Likely To Be Cinema Hit 2008
-> Sunchild International Environmental Festival - First Prize

 

For Franny Armstrong...

-> Guardian - Eco Hero of the Decade (nominated)
Nominated: Franny Armstrong, Al Gore, Attenborough, Caroline Lucas, James Lovelock etc. Winner: Caroline Lucas

-> New Statesman - 20 Green Heroes
"As the Copenhagen debate intensifies, the New Statesman’s panel of environmental experts have chosen their heroes and villains – politicians, activists, companies and institutions."

"They don't just lead in their field, they change it. They are pioneering and bold. And they are too eclectic to pigeon-hole. Many are not only influential in Britain but also have global reputations. We are proud to celebrate them."
-> Edie - Green Personality of the Year 2009 (won)
Nominated: Barack Obama (!), Kevin McCloud, Jonathan Porritt. Winner: Franny Armstrong
-> ITN - Women in Film & TV, Achievement of the Year 2009 (won)
-> Wild & Scenic, John de Graaf Environmental Filmmaker of the Year 2010 (won)
"We decided to choose you for not only your breadth of work - we have shown both McLibel and Drowned Out at Wild & Scenic in the last few years to standing room only crowds - but also your tenacity, creativity, and true dedication to the promotion of The Age of Stupid. You truly created a viral marketing high energy that is to be admired by any filmmaker. Uou have achieved some awesome success  - and you must know that you have touched people with your films and have inspired people to make differences in their lives for the sake of our planet."

 

For the UK Premiere...

-> Event Awards - Best Green Event (Winner)
-> PR Week Awards - Live Brand Experience (Winner)