My Son the Jihadi [2015]

 

 

***Nominated  BAFTA Best Single Documentary 2016

***Winner Broadcasting Press Guild Award for Best Single Documentary 2016

***Nominated Royal Television Society Award for Best Documentary 2016

 

“by some distance the most powerful documentary I have seen this year” – Benji Wilson, The Telegraph

“a stunningly sad, detailed and dignified portrait of a devastated mother, and a masterful piece of television” – Charlotte Runcie, The Telegraph

“This unforgettable documentary was technically near-perfect television.” – Andrew Billen, The Times

“an extraordinary documentary that leaves you feeling numb. A desperately sad story about one family; but also an important one, one of the big stories of now.” – Sam Wollaston, The Guardian

“If they hand out prizes for the most gut-wrenching film of the year then this will be the clear winner.” – Sarah Hughes, The Observer

 

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