The Grierson Documentary Radio Times Awards 2014 Nominations

Benefits Street has been nominated in The Grierson Awards...

Considered to be the Oscars of the documentary world and now in their 42nd year, The Grierson Awards celebrate the best in documentary film-making and winning a Grierson carries prestige and allure for factual film-makers from across the globe.

The films on the Radio Times Readers' Choice Award shortlist were chosen by a jury of industry experts, film-makers, channel commissioners, genre experts and representatives of Radio Times, and include some of the most talked about documentaries of the last year.

Radio Times, The UK's biggest selling quality magazine, is sponsoring the Readers' Choice Award at The British Documentary Awards 2014- the only category of the prestigious awards decided by public vote.

The six documentaries shortlisted for the Radio Times Readers' Choice Award are:

  • Bedlam (C4)
  • Benefits Street (C4)
  • Educating Yorkshire (C4)
  • Horizon: Cats (BBC Two)
  • Long Lost Family (ITV)
  • Pain Pus and Poison: The Story of Modern Medicine (BBC Four)