Documentaries 2007 - 2012

Channel 4 - The Insider : An Army on the Cheap

Producer/Director : Jonathan Elliott


In Channel 4's Insider series of authored documentaries, former commander of British forces in Bosnia Col Bob Stewart brings his phenomenal inside knowledge to a little reported aspect of the overstretch problem in the forces.




Channel 4 -
The Insider : Should You Trust the PM?

Producer/Director : Jonathan Elliott

Former Standards Watchdog Sir Alistair Graham scrutinises the politics of trust after Blair.








Channel 4 - The Insider : Britain's Throwaway Soldiers

Producer/Director : Jonathan Elliott

Veteran BBC war correspondent and former independent MP Martin Bell talks to soldiers abandoned by the system.




Channel 4 - The Insider : Get Tough With The Homeless

Producer/Director : Jonathan Elliott

John Bird founder of The Big Issue believes the policy of successive governments to help the homeless has failed, he outlines his radical programme of tough love.

Documentaries Prior to 2007

CNBC Europe - The Business of Development (Fourteen Editions)

Series Producer, field producer/reporter and writer : Jonathan Elliott

The United Nations Development Programme commissioned 14 business programmes analysing the contribution of the private sector to the UN Millennium Development Goals

see separate page for more on this landmark project

 

BBC Frontline Scotland : Running on Red

 

BBC Frontline Scotland : Free at Last

 

BBC Frontline Scotland : Taken for a Ride

 

BBC Frontline Scotland : The Case That Jack Built

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BBC Frontline Scotland : True Confessions

 

BBC Frontline Scotland : Out of the Red

 

BBC Frontline Scotland : Defending the Faithful

 

BBC Frontline Scotland : A Difficult Diagnosis


BBC Frontline Scotland : In The Name of the Father

 

(Also networked on BBC 2)

 

http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/627244

 

BBC Frontline Scotland : Turf Wars

 

BBC Frontline Scotland : Australian Children

 

BBC Close Up North : A Death At Porton Down


(Also networked on BBC 2)

 

http://ftvdb.bfi.org.uk/sift/title/663525


 BBC Close Up North : Caught in the Web


Non-broadcast documentary : Reading the Book of Life