Fellow Scot Kevin Macdonald, known for films One Day in September, Touching the Void, Marley, and the Oscar-winning The Last King of Scotland, was awarded the Grierson's Trustees award.Charlotte Moore, BBC Commissioning Editor of Documentaries said he had made "an outstanding contribution to the art and craft of the British documentary".
On November 1, 2006, Litvinenko suddenly fell ill and was hospitalized.He died three weeks later, becoming the first confirmed victim of lethal polonium-210-induced acute radiation syndrome.During the 2014–2015 trial the Scotland Yard representative witnessed that "the evidence suggests that the only credible explanation is in one way or another the Russian state is involved in Litvinenko's murder". Windon; Ben Mendelsohn, John Jarratt, Khan Chittenden, Luke Carroll, Michael Loney, James Hagan; horror; WA; 90 min. Frank Lotito; Frank Lotito, Holly Valance, Carmelina di Guglielmo, George Kapiniaris, Costas Kilias, Maria Venuti, Steve Mouzakis, Jim Russell, Pia Miller, Natalie Gauci; comedy; WA (Melanie Rodriga, 2011) wr. Vernon, Kristy Vernon, David Lightfoot, Keith Sweitzer, dp David Parker; Jamie Bamber, Lachy Hulme, Paul O'Brien; crime thriller; no theatrical release in Australia? Tania Chambers, Laurence Malkin, Share Stallings, wr. Cinemaplus, Arclight; David Wenham, Sam Worthington, Anthony La Paglia, Ed Oxenbould, Alex Williams; childrens; MIFF; Aust general release (Michael & Peter Spierig, 2014) wr. Matt Villa, music Peter Spierig, costume design Wendy Cork; Ethan Hawke, Sarah Snook, Noah Taylor; 'a temporal agent who has to recruit his younger self to pursue the one criminal who has for a lifetime eluded him'; MIFF 31 July; received nine AACTA award nominations; Australian general release 28 August (John V. Joel Edgerton, David Michôd, dp Natasha Braier; Robert Pattinson, Guy Pearce, Scoot Mc Nairy, David Field, Anthony Hayes, Gillian Jones, Susan Prior, Richard Green; apocalyptic revenge, road; Aust release 12 June (Julius Avery, 2014) prod. Aaron Davison; Steven Tandy, Melanie Zanetti, Kerith Atkinson, Aaron Davison; crime drama; set in Bundaberg Qld; shown at two festivals in the USA, then streaming on VOD with Ozflix (Russell Crowe, 2014) wr. Andrew Mason, Troy Lum, Keith Rodger, Hopscotch Features, dp Andrew Lesnie, design Chris Kennedy, casting Nikki Barrett, costume Tess Schofield; Olga Kurylenko, Russell Crowe, Jai Courtney, Isabel Lucas, Damon Herriman, Jacqueline Mc Kenzie, Ryan Corr, Dan Wyllie, Robert Mammone, Michael Dorman, Steve Bastoni; man travels to Turkey after the Battle of Gallipoli to try and locate his three missing sons; Aust general release Boxing Day (Glen Stasiuk, 2014) prod. Sue Taylor; Charlotte Gainsbourg, Marton Csokas, Arthur Dignam, Penne Hackforth-Jones; Aust-French co-production; Cannes; Sue Taylor's office, Taylor Media, is in Perth; family drama romance ; Josh Lawson, Isabel Lucas, Steve Bisley, Rhonda Burchmore, Adam Zwar, Nadine Garner, Essie Davis, Geoff Paine, Kestie Morassi, Heather Mitchell; Bill Hunter's last onscreen appearance as the priest at the wedding; comedy drama; premiere MIFF, general Australian release 16 August 2012 (Franco di Chiera, 2011) wr. Paddy Mc Donald, Tim Mc Gahan, Peter Spierig, Michael Spierig, dp Ben Nott, ed. Mack Lindon, Vision Films Australia, dp Geoff Mc Leod (Sputnik Films); Nathan Wilson, Martin Sacks, Eric Connor, Gemma Laurelle, Linda Millar; crime, prison; Aust release 21 Oct (David Michôd, 2014) wr. Dustin Clare, Camille Keenan, Michelle Joy Lloyd; Dustin Clare, Camille Keenan, Jacob Tomuri; Aust/NZ copro; romcom drama; set in Melbourne and Christchurch; NZ release 7 December; Australian multi-platform release 2 May 15 (Aaron Davison, Este Heyns, 2014) wr.