Liliane Landor Award for Best in Journalism 2017: Babor Casanova
The Liliane Landor Award for Best in Journalism was introduced in 2017 as a way to recognize original and effective journalistic, documentary or non-fiction work.
The winner of the first Liliane Landor Award for Best in Journalism was Babor Casanova, directed by Karim Sayad. Through two football fans, Adlan and Terrorist, first-time filmmaker, Karim, shares a window into Algerian unemployed youth's lives as they try to make a living.
"Journalism can be defined in multiple ways. 'Babor Casanova' presents unique and experimental away of approaching characters in a difficult social situation." - Sam Farah, Head of BBC Arabic
23 Jun 2017