Established in 1995, the Rory Peck Awards demonstrate why freelancers deserve support and recognition.
This year they received over 100 entries shot in 55 different countries – an amazing quantity of work on a range of topics and issues. This year's finalists reported from all around the world, covering stories of suicide, war, disease and corruption, crafting films with powerful and intimate footage from Nicaragua to Syria, and Sierra Leone to Yemen. All nine pieces reflect the dedication, bravery and deep sense of commitment shared by freelance journalists everywhere.
Rory Peck Finalists 2019
The winners in each category will be announced at the Rory Peck Awards ceremony on the evening of Thursday 7 November at the BFI Southbank in London. Attending the Awards is a fantastic opportunity to view the best in documentary and journalistic coverage from around the world, and to meet the talented freelancers behind the work.
A limited number of tickets are now available for purchase – get yours now!
The Guild of Television Camera Professionals is an independent craft organisation supporting and encouraging excellence in all aspects of TV, digital and film camerawork. Members are predominantly cameramen and camerawomen working professionally across all moving image disciplines.
The International Association of Wildlife Film-makers, whose members are professional camera crew earning most of their income from making wildlife films, has been affiliated to the GTC since January 2016.