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⎜Awards

Hippos - Africa’s River Giants

(BBC / PBS)

Nominated for three awards:

ComposerProductionCinematography 

RTS West of England Awards 2020

Mighty Rivers: the Ganges

(Animal Planet)

Nominated for two awards:

Best Ecosystem Film and 

Best Host/ Presenter Led Film 

Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival 2019

Rise of the Warrior Apes

(Discovery)


Nominated for four awards:
Composer, Production (Natural History Programme or Series),

Director and Grading

Royal Television Society West of England 2018 Awards

Winner of three awards:

Script AwardFilms at 59 Sound Award,

and WWF Golden Panda Award

 Wildscreen Festival 2016

 

Seeing Him 

(Living Spirit Pictures)

Winner of five Awards:

Best Score - Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival 2018 to 2017

Best Screenplay - Creation International Film Festival 2017

Best Actress - New Renaissance Film Festival 2017

Best Drama Short - Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival 2017
Award of Distinction
- Canada Shorts Film Festival 2017

Jago - a Life Underwater 

(Underdog Films)

Nominated for eight awards:

Best Composer,

Best Documentary Programme or Series,

Best Director,

Best Cinematography

Best Sound,

Best Design,

Best Editing,

Best Grading

Royal Television Society West of England 2017 Awards

Nominated for five awards:
Music Award,

Cinematography Award (Winner),

Editing Award,

People and Nature Award,

Sound Award

Wildscreen Festival 2016

Grand Teton Award (Winner),

Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival 2015

Special Jury Award (Winner),

New York Wild Film Festival 2016 

Return of the Giant Killers - Africa's Lion Kings

(BBC)

Nominated for

Best Composer

Royal Television Society West of England 2016 Awards

Africa's Fishing Leopards

(BBC)


Nominated for

Best Natural History Programme or Series,

Royal Television Society West of England 2016 Awards

Africa's Giant Killers

(BBC)

Best Natural History Programme or Series,

Royal Television Society West of England 2015 Awards

Jungle Gremlins of Java

(BBC/ Animal Planet)


Best Natural History Programme or Series

Royal Television Society West of England 2013 Awards

Miracle in the Marshes of Iraq

(BBC) / Braving Iraq (PBS)

Gold World Medal 

Environment and Ecology category

at the New York Festival's International Film and Television Awards at Las Vegas

 

Best in Category Award 

International Wildlife Film Festival

Best Conservation and Environmental Issue and Merit for Conservation Message 

BBC version, Miracle in the Marshes of Iraq

 

Lobo the Wolf that Changed America

(BBC/ WNET)

Outstanding Achievement Award

Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival 2009

Jury's Special Prize

Wildscreen Global Wildlife and Environmental Film Festival 2008

Wild Russia

(Nat Geo)

Arctic: 

Grand Prize winner

Festival of Birds and Nature, Abbeville, France

Gold Omni Award 

Nature category; Silver Omni Award - Cinematography/ Videography/ Photography category

Kamchatka: Gold Omni Award - Cinematography/ Videography/ Photography category; Gold Omni Award - Nature category

Siberia

Gold Omni Award 

Nature category

 

Wild China

(BBC)

As orchestrator and conductor, William Goodchild was a key contributor to the soundtrack of Wild China: Heart of the Dragon (Barnaby Taylor, composer) which was awarded an 

Emmy for Music and Sound in September 2009

RTS 2020 Awards