The AIBs 2017
Congratulations to all the winners at the AIBs on the 1 November 2017.
The AIB revealed the winners of its 2017 awards at a gala evening in London on 1 November, hosted by Matthew Amroliwala, presenter of Global on BBC World News. (pictured)
2017 has been a record year for this competition that rewards the best factual productions across video, audio and online. The AIBs are truly international, with work submitted from every continent, and winners from North America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Oceania.
More than 200 people joined the awards night on 1 November, travelling from New Zealand, Australia, North America, Taiwan, Hong Kong and across Europe to celebrate inspiring creativity in factual programming.
See the Winners and Finalists book here
See the category reels from the AIBs 2017 here
BBC Arabic/BBC Our World - Starving Yemen - AIB Impact Award
CNN - The Battle for Mosul Begins - Breaking news video
ITV News - Fighting Famine - Continuing news coverage video
ITV News - The Opioid Crisis Ravaging America - News feature video
Al Jazeera English - 101 East - Duterte: A President's Report Card Politics and business video
Media Stockade - The Surgery Ship - Human interest video
Channel 4 - Syria's Disappeared: The Case Against Assad - Investigative video
Fusion - The Traffickers - International affairs video
BBC Sport - The FA Cup Final - Sport video
Snappin' Turtle Productions - Can a Robot Replace Ed Sheeran? - Children's and youth video
Mihai Gâdea - Antena 3 - Presenter of the year video
DW Deutsche Welle - Living Planet - The Road to Renewables - Continuing news coverage audio
Al Jazeera English - A Voyage to Antarctica - Interactive
BBC Radio Current Affairs for BBC World Service Assignment and Crossing Continents BBC Radio 4 - Stealing Innocence in Malawi - Investigative audio
BBC Radio Bristol for BBC World Service - The Story of the Bamboo Club - Human interest audio
Radio Taiwan International - Rainbows in the Sunlight - Lesbians' Children in Taiwan - Winner in the News feature audio category
John Campbell - Radio New Zealand - Presenter of the year audio (collected by Paul Thompson of RNZ)
AFP, Al Jazeera, the BBC, Blue Chalk Media, Brinkworth Films, BFBS, Celebro Media, Media Stockade, TRT World and others joined us for the 2017 #iamabroadcaster Masterclass.
The 2017 AIBs Masterclass was held on floor two, M by Montcalm, Shoreditch, London EC1V 1JH on Thursday 2 November 2017.This half-day event allowed delegates from around the world the opportunity to meet colleagues and to share knowledge ideas and gain inspiration. Some of the world’s top factual programme makers from Australia, France, Turkey, the UK, and the USA took part.
It provided a forum to discuss the way programme making and story-telling works in different markets, and to explore the challenges of reaching linear and online audiences.
Pictures from the AIBs 2017
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