The Group has won Emmys, BAFTAs, Royal Television Society Awards and many others.

Check out our award-winning shows below.

Britain’s Viking Graveyard

Windfall Films

A team of archaeologists is hunting for the remains of one of the largest armies ever to invade Britain, one of the most significant Viking...

2020 New York Festivals TV and Film Awards

Winner: Gold Award

Operation Bridge Rescue

Windfall Films

OPERATION BRIDGE RESCUE follows the race to rebuild the Blenheim Covered Bridge in New York  – an icon of early American engineering. 

2020 New York Festivals TV and Film Awards

Winner: Bronze Award

When Bridges Collapse: The Genoa Disaster

Windfall Films

On 14 August 2018, the Polcevera Bridge in Genoa, Italy collapsed, sending twenty-seven vehicles plummeting to the valley below. Forty-three...

2020 New York Festivals TV and Film Awards

Winner: Silver Award

Einstein’s Quantum Riddle

Windfall Films

The remarkable story of perhaps the strangest phenomenon in science – Quantum Entanglement.  It’s a story of mind-bending concepts and brill...

2020 New York Festivals TV and Film Awards

Winner: Silver Award

How To See a Black Hole: The Universe’s Greatest Mystery

Windfall Films

The first images of a Black Hole, revealed for the first time. Black Hole Hunters bring the viewers into the laboratories, behind the comput...

2020 New York Festivals TV and Film Awards

Winner: Gold Award

Mutiny

Windfall Films

In a unique experiment 21st century men are challenged to re-live one of the greatest feats of maritime adventure and endurance in naval his...

Broadcast Awards 2018

Nominated: Best Original Programme

Nominated: Best Popular Factual Programme

Hunting Nazi Treasure

BriteSpark Films

8 x 60' The series chronicles one of the greatest heists in history and the present-day efforts to locate gold and artwork stolen by the Naz...

Canadian Screen Awards 2018

Nominated: Best History Series

Nominated: Best Writing for City of Loot

Nominated: Best Editing for Rommel

Nominated: Best Archival Research across the series

Lost Secrets of the Pyramids

Windfall Films

2 x 60', CBC(Canada), Channel 4(UK), Discovery Science (US), France TV (France) Unearthing the deepest secrets of the Great Pyramid of Giza....

Canadian Screen Awards 2018

Winner: Best History Documentary Program or Series

EVE

Leopard Drama

25 x 30' Life changes beyond recognition for the Clarke family when Eve, the world's first fully sentient 'artificial person', comes to live...

Royal Television Society Scotland 2016

Winner: Best Children's Programme

Winner: Best Sound

Writers’ Guild of Great Britain Awards

Winner: Best Children’s television episode for lead writer/creator Emma Reeves

Broadcast Awards

Nominated: Best Children’s Programme

BAFTA Children’s Awards

Nominated: Best Performance for Poppy Lee Friar as ‘EVE’

London Screenwriters Festival

Nominated: Best British Children’s Television writing for Emma Reeves

Televisual Bulldog Awards

Nominated: Best Children’s Programme

Murder Trial

Windfall Films

1x120 A television first inside a British Courtroom.

BAFTA TV AWARDS 2014

Winner: Best Single Documentary

BAFTA Craft Awards 2014

Winner: Best Director

RTS Awards 2014

Winner: Best Single Documentary

Broadcast Awards 2014

Winner: Best Documentary Programme

BAFTA Scotland Awards 2013

Nominated: Best Single Documentary

Broadcast Awards 2014

Shortlisted: Best Documentary Programme

BAFTA TV Awards 2014

Nominated: Best Single Documentary

BAFTA Scotland Awards 2013

Nominated: Best Single Documentary

D-Day: As It Happens

Windfall Films

2 x 60 Tells the story of this pivotal event in real time.

BAFTA Craft Awards 2014

Winner: Best Digital Creativity in 2014

Digital Emmy Awards 2014

Winner: Best Digital Programme Non Fiction

RTS Design and Craft Awards 2013

Winner: Design and Craft Innovation Award

Broadcast Digital Awards 2014

Winner: Best Multi-Platform Project

Webby Awards 2014 (People's Choice)

Winner: Best Experimental & Innovation

Webby Awards 2014

Winner: Education & Discovery

Your Inner Fish

Windfall Films

Using fossil evidence and our DNA history Neil Shubin traces back different parts of our body’s anatomy to animals that lived millions of ye...

Jackson Hole Science Media Awards 2014

Winner: Best Biological/Life Science Programmes

Winner: Best Limited Series

Winner: Best Writing

Wildscreen Festival Awards 2014

Winner: Panda Award in the Science category

Winner: Special Jury Prize

Strip the City

Windfall Films

14 x 60' (2 seasons) CGI reveals how the Earth's geology shapes our cities. Strip the City uses stunning CGI animation and expedition-driven...

New York Festivals 2014

Finalist: Best Documentary

Canadian Screen Awards 2014

Finalist: Best Documentary Series

Attack of the Zeppelins

Windfall Films

The Zeppelin, the most terrifying weapon in the Great War. Attack of the Zeppelins explores how the Germans unleashed a new terror campaign...

Jackson Hole Science Media Awards 2014

Winner: Best Technological Sciences Programme

Animal Superpowers

Windfall Films

3 x 60' Patrick Stewart investigates the incredible superpowers of nature’s deadliest animals.

New York Festivals International Television & Films Awards 2013

Winner: Silver Medal for Science/Nature

Escape from Colditz

Windfall Films

1x90 A crack team recreate the most audacious escape plan in history; flying from the roof of Colditz Castle in a home-made glider.

Grierson Awards 2013

Shortlisted: Best Historical Documentary

Foxes Live: Wild In The City

Windfall Films

An interactive live event for Channel 4. Foxes provoke either love or hate: urban menace or furry friend?

Broadcast Digital Award 2013

Winner: Best App or Website for a Programme

BAFTA

Nominated: Digital Craft Award

THE WORLD OF MATTHEW BOURNE

Leopard Films

A 90' film for Channel 4. For 25 years, Matthew Bourne has been delighting audiences with adaptations of the best-known ballets and operas....

CZECH CRYSTAL 2012

Winner: Recordings of Opera, Operetta, Musicians, Dance, Ballet, Concerts Category

Prix Italia 2013

Winner: Performing Arts Category

Easter Eggs Live

Windfall Films

A live interactive event for Channel 4. The wonderful world of eggs revealed.

Grierson Awards 2013

Shortlisted: Best Science or Natural History Documentary

BACH: A PASSIONATE LIFE

Leopard Films

A 90 minute film for BBC2. Internationally renowned conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner goes in search of Bach the man AND the musician. The u...

CZECH CRYSTAL 2013

Winner: Documentary programmes dedicated to Music and Dance

Big Bigger Biggest

Windfall Films

6x50' for Nat Geo Big, Bigger, Biggest is back - and it's bigger than ever. 6 episodes revealing the key inventions that allowed structures...

Marlitime Media Awards 2013

Winner: Icebreaker 2nd Place

Finalist: Canal Finalist

The War on Britain’s Roads

Leopard Films

60' for BBC1

Grierson Awards 2013

Shortlisted: Best Documentary on a Contemporary Theme

The Holding

Leopard Drama

A heart-pounding suspense thriller, set on an isolated farm in England's beautiful, rugged Peak District.

FANTASPORTO, International Fantasy Film Awards, 2012

Winner: Susan Jacobson, Best Director

The Chicago International Film Festival, 2011

Nominated: The Gold Hugo After Dark Competition

Inside Nature’s Giants

Windfall Films

Most wildlife documentaries show how animals behave, but by exploring their anatomy, veterinary scientist Mark Evans, comparative anatomist...

Grierson Awards 2012

Nominated: Best Science Documentary

New York Festivals Television & Film Awards

Winner: Gold Medal Best Science/Nature Film

Learning on Screen Awards 2011

Nominated:

BAFTA 2010

Winner: Best Specialist Factual

Broadcast Awards 2010

Winner: Best Popular Factual Programme

Highly Commended: Best New Programme

Wildscreen Festival 2010

Nominated: Best Series - Panda Awards

Broadcasting Press Guild Awards 2010

Nominated: Best Factual Entertainment Programme

Thomson Reuters Awards 2010

Winner: Communicating Zoology

RTS Awards 2009

Winner: Best Science & Natural History Programme

Dambusters: Building The Bouncing Bomb

Windfall Films

1 X 120' No CGI, no special effects; this is for real.

History Makers 2011

Winner: Best History Documentary

RTS 2012

Winner: Best History Programme

Broadcast Awards 2012

Nominated: Best Popular Factual Programme

Race and Intelligence: Science’s Last Taboo

Windfall Films

Feature-length doc Rageh Omaar explodes the myths about race and IQ.

Grierson Awards 2010

Winner: Best Science Documentary

Learning on Screen Awards 2011

Nominated:

Sons of Cuba (Victory Is Your Duty)

Windfall Films

1 x 45' 1 x 56' 1 x 88' Behind the scenes access to the Havana Boxing Academy in Cuba, the breeding ground for future Olympic Champions.

Grierson Awards 2010

Winner: Best Newcomer Jonathan Gill Award

Rome Film Festival 2009

Winner: Best Documentary

Los Angeles Latin American Film Festival 2009

Winner: Best Documentary

British Independent Film Awards 2009

Nominated: Best Documentary

Generals At War

Windfall Films

6 x 50' Commanders from the great battles of WWII go head-to-head in a game of skill, bluff and counterbluff.

History Makers Awards 2010

Winner: Most Innovative Production

The Operation: Surgery Live

Windfall Films

4 x 60' Four patients go under the knife for pioneering life-changing operations. Broadcast live with interactive elements.

Broadcast Digital Awards 2010

Winner: Best Multi-Platform Project

BANFF Rockie Awards 2010

Nominated: Best Cross-Platform Project

Missing Live

Leopard Films

Missing Live is Leopard's flagship interactive series on BBC1. The series has been inundated with calls from the public offering help to fin...

Royal Television Society 2010

Nominated: Best Daytime Programme

CorpComms Award 2008

Winner: Best Use of Broadcast as Part of a Communication Strategy

An Englishman in New York

Leopard Drama

Picking up where the 1975 classic ‘The Naked Civil Servant’ left off, John Hurt reprises his role as Quentin Crisp. This entertaining and po...

Berlin International Film Festival/Teddy Award, 2009

Winner: John Hurt, Outstanding Performance as an Actor

Winner: Richard Laxton, Best Director

Hamburg Lesbian and Gay Film Festival/ The Globula 2009

Winner: Best Feature

BAFTA TV Awards, 2010

Nominated: John Hurt, Best Actor

BAFTA TV Craft Awards, 2010

Nominated: Joey Attawia, Costume Design

The Day the Immigrants Left

Leopard Films

A 60' film for BBC1. What happens when you deprive a British town of its foreign work-force? Hosted by Evan Davies The Day The Immigrants Le...

Rose D'Or 2010

Nominated: Best Mini Series

Missing (Drama)

Leopard Drama

Multiple series for BBC1. ‘Missing’ is a compelling investigative series set around a Missing Persons Unit in Dover. Whether it’s a secret f...

Mental Health Award 2009

Shortlisted: Best Drama Series

Absolute Zero

Windfall Films

2x60' An epic journey into the quest for cold, from the dark beginnings to an ultra-cool frontier.

The American Institute of Physics

Winner: Science Writing Award Broadcast category 2009

The American Institute of Physics

Winner: Science Communication Broadcast Award - Science Writing in Film Award 2008

The Umbrella Assassin

Windfall Films

1 x 60' The real story of the Cold War assassination of Georgi Markov - known as the 'Umbrella Murder'.

Emmy Awards, 2007

Nominated: Emmy

Emmy Awards, 2008

Nominated: Historical Programming

Richard is my Boyfriend

Windfall Films

1 x 75' An innovative ‘reality drama’ from the same team who made 'Born With Two Mothers'.

Chicago Film Festival 2008

Winner: Hugo Silver Plaque for Feature Length Telefilm, Drama

INPUT 2008

Selected: INPUT 2008

CINE Golden Eagle Awards 2008

Winner: CINE Golden Eagle

You’re not splitting up my Family

Windfall Films

1 x 90' Filmed over 10 years, this is the story of two young boys and the decisions that changed their lives forever.

Royal Television Society Awards 2008

Winner: Best Observational Documentary

Chicago Film Festival 2008

Winner: Silver Hugo Social/Political Documentary

CINE Golden Eagle Awards 2008

Winner: CINE Golden Eagle

Cash in the Attic

Leopard Films

The show that helps you find hidden treasures in your home, and then sells them for you at auction.

Royal Television Society Programme Awards, 2008

Nominated: Best Daytime Programming

My Brilliant Brain

Windfall Films

3 x 50' Three films exploring the very thing that makes us human - the brain.

Banff Rockie

Winner: Best Science & Natural History Programme 2007

Monster Moves

Windfall Films

6 x 50' Hauling the heaviest structures across land, sea and air - Monster Moves returns for a fourth series.

RTS 2007

Nominated: Best Graphic Design

Mysterious Creatures

Leopard Drama

A 90' film for ITV1. This true story of love, loss and reconciliation charts the lives of a couple whose daughter suffers from Asperger’s Sy...

Mental Health Media Awards (Sponsored by BAFTA), 2007

Winner: Best Single & Serial Drama

Royal Television Society: Best Hair and Makeup

Nominated: Sharon Martin

The Hunt for Hitler’s Scientists

Windfall Films

1 x 60' The race to capture elite German scientists and their high- tech weapons.

US International Film & Video Festival 2006

Winner: Gold Camera Award

DNA

Windfall Films

5 x 50' An EMMY award-winning history of DNA - to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the double helix discovery with Dr Watson himself.

Emmy Awards 2005

Winner: Outstanding Science, Technology & Nature Documentary

ABSW Awards 2004

Winner: Best Science Documentary

Grierson: Science or the Natural World 2003

Winner: Best Documentary

CINE Golden Eagle Awards 2004

Winner: Best Science Documentary Series

New York Festival 2004

Winner: Gold Medal - Best Science & Technology Series

Indie Awards 2004

Winner: Best Science Documentary Series

D-Day: The Ultimate Conflict

Windfall Films

1 x 120' The definitive account of what really happened on D-Day.

New York Festivals 2005

Winner: Gold World Medal - History & Society

BAFTA 2004

Nominated: Specialist Factual

RTS 2004

Nominated: Programme Award (History)

Born With Two Mothers

Windfall Films

1 x 90' What would happen if a mother using IVF was given the wrong baby?

Grierson Awards 2005

Nominated: Best Drama Documentary

The Bridge on the River Kwai

Windfall Films

1 x 50' Engineer Bashar Altabba discovers the tragic history of the Thailand to Burma Railway.

CINE Golden Eagle Awards 2004

Winner: CINE Golden Eagle - Best History Documentary

US International Film and Video Festival

Winner: Silver Screen

Dambusters

Windfall Films

1 x 50' The amazing technical story behind the most audacious bombing raid of WWII.

Royal Television Society Awards 2002

Winner: Best History programme

CINE Golden Eagle Awards 2003

Winner: Best History Documentary 2003

>New York Festivals 2003

Winner: Gold World Medal, Arts Category

US International Film and Video Festival 2003

Winner: Certificate for Creative Excellence

Escape from Colditz

Windfall Films

3 x 50' Allied Officers return to Colditz Castle to retrace the routes of their legendary escapes.

CINE Golden Eagle Awards 2001

Winner: Grand Jury Prize - Best History Documentary

The Day The World Took Off

Windfall Films

5 x 50' This landmark series on the origins of the Industrial Revolution challenges traditional views of this dramatic period in history.

Royal Television Society Awards, 2000

Nominated: Best Documentary Series

Fifteen

Windfall Films

3 x 50' The agony and ecstasy of being 15 years old.

Royal Television Society Awards, 2000

Winner: Best Documentary Series

BAFTA, 2000

Nominated: Documentary Series

The Tourist Trap

Windfall Films

6 x 30' The prototype of all Reality Shows as we know them today.

INPUT 1999

Selected: INPUT 1999

The Decision

Windfall Films

6 x 50' Difficult decisions made by, for and about children in trouble.

Royal Television Society Awards 1999

Winner: Best Documentary Series

Twockers

Windfall Films

1 x 50' Bonfires, thieving and love in Halifax- teenagers act out their lives in a West Yorkshire council estate.

INPUT 1999

Selected: INPUT 1999

The Curse of the Methuselah Tree

Windfall Films

1 x 50' The story of the oldest living thing on Earth.

Beijing Scientific Film Festival 1999

Winner: Special Jury Prize

Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival

Winner: Best Environmental Film

Oil On Canvas

Windfall Films

6 x 30' This series answers everyone’s first questions about the art, craft and science of painting.

Academia Film Festival, Czech Republic 1997

Winner: J.A. Komenski Prize

The Ultimate Guide: Elephants

Windfall Films

1 x 60' As the name implies - this film leaves no questions unanswered.

Jackson Hole Wildlife Festival 1997

Winner: Award for Innovation

New York Festivals

Winner: Gold Medal for Best Wildlife & Grand Award

International Wildlife Festival

Winner: Best of Festival

Winner: Best Produced

Winner: Best Special FX

Winner: Best Scientific Content

Winner: Merit Award for Educational Value

Metropolis

Windfall Films

6 x 30' How technology shaped our modern city.

CableACE Awards 1995

Winner: Best International Documentary Series

Lost Civilisations

Windfall Films

15 x 30' Seven Millennia of history come to life again in 10 ancient civilisations.

Emmy Awards, 1995

Winner: Best Factual Series

Reality on the Rocks

Windfall Films

3 x 50' Ken Campbell's oddysey to the heart of ultimate meaning in the universe.

Image and Science Awards 1995

Winner: Prix Special du Jury

Wanted: Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid

Windfall Films

1 x 80' Anthropologist Dr. Clyde Snow hunts down the mortal remains of the legendary outlaws.

Ohio State Award for Documentary Films 1993

Winner: Award for Documentary Films

Equinox: The Elements

Windfall Films

1 x 50' The chemical elements personified by the poet Roger McGough.

Banff Television Festival

Winner: Best Popular Science Film

Cable Ace Award

Winner: Best Informational Special

Royal Television Society Awards

Winner: Award

INPUT 1992

Selected: INPUT 1992

Love in the Cold War

Windfall Films

1 x 60 The two sons of the US Communist party leader; one brought up in the USSR, the other in the USA.

CINE Golden Eagle Awards 1991

Winner: CINE Golden Eagle

Chicago Film Festival

Winner: Silver Plaque

Red Star in Orbit – The Russian Right Stuff

Windfall Films

3 x 50' The epic story of the Soviet Space Programme.

Emmy Awards 1990

Winner: Outstanding Historical Programming

Chicago Film Festival

Winner: Silver Plaque

Jules Verne Prize/ Paris

Winner: "The Mission" Prix de Reportage