Documentary on One – No Time to Lose (RTÉ, Ireland)

The Jury:

Elisabeth Stratka (ORF, Austria), Maren Plaghki (VRT, Belgium), Ayse Dudu Tepe (Radio24syv, Denmark), Alessandra Scaglioni (Radio24, Italy), Akiko Ogasawara (NHK, Japan), Minhea Chelariu (ROR, Romania), Terezia Simanova (RTVS, Slovakia), Ylva Lindgren (Sveriges Radio, Sweden)

The President:

Ayse Dudu Tepe (Radio24syv, Denmark)

 

 

THE WINNER IS:

DOCUMENTARY ON ONE: NO TIME TO LOSE (RTÉ, Ireland)

Direction: Jason Murphy, Tim Desmond - Production: Jason Murphy, Tim Desmond - Script: Jason Murphy, Tim Desmond - Sound: Mark Dwyer, Liam O'Brien - Narrator: Aileen Mythen - Title of series: Documentary on One - Producing organisation: RTÉ Radio 1 - Year of production: 2016

 

 

Motivations:

This is a inspiring story about a strong young woman that has to live her life with an illness that is inflicting every part of her existence. In ”Documentary on One: No Time To Lose”, we as a jury felt very connected to her story, partly due to the sound design and the elegant structure in the documentary. We get to learn about the character from different angles: from her family to her doctor. The scenes are intimate, lively, realistic, and recorded on location, and this puts the listener straight into the story. The narration is short, fluent and without pathos. 

”Documentary on One: No Time To Lose” is a well crafted documentary that keeps the listeners’ attention from the start to the end. 

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