Journalist, film-maker and author, John Pilger is one of only two to win British journalisms highest award twice. For his documentary films, he has won an Emmy and a BAFTA. His epic Cambodia Year Zero is ranked by the BFI as one of the ten most important documentaries of the 20th century. "John Pilger unearths, with steely attention to facts, the filthy truth and tells it as it is" (Harold Pinter). "Pilgers work has truly been a beacon of light in dark times" (Noam Chomsky).