Iran & The West has won best Political Documentary at the Rockie Non-Fiction Awards in Banff. It also picked up a Peabody from the University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication on May 17 with the citation " A spectacular, epic documentary that explains in fascinating, sometimes startling detail how the West and Iran arrived at the present standoff, it’s imminently watchable and
Previous awards are History Makers New York: Best Current Affairs Production, Grierson Award: Best Documentary Series, One World Media Award: Best TV Documentary.
Since transmission Series Producer Norma Percy has received the Royal Television Society’s Judges’ Award, the Grierson Trust’s Trustees’ Award, the Women in Film & Television News & Factual Award and the Orwell lifetime achievement prize.
Brook Lapping Productions for the BBC in association with National Geographic Channel, France 3, NHK, VPRO, SVT, RTBF, VRT, NRK, SRC/CBC, DRTV SBS, YLE, TVP and Press TV, with the support of the MEDIA Programme of the European Union.