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On the Trail of Genghis Khan wins jury prize in Austrian festival

On the Trail of Genghis Khan, a mini-series coproduced by Richard Dennison, Australia's ABC and ZDF in cooperation with ARTE, won the Special Jury Prize at the 22nd International Mountain & Adventure Film Festival in Graz, Austria.
November 19, 2010

On the Trail of Genghis Khan, a 4 x 43-minute mini-series coproduced by Richard Dennison, Australia’s ABC and ZDF in cooperation with ARTE, won the Special Jury Prize at the 22nd International Mountain & Adventure Film Festival in Graz, Austria. The film captures the three-and-a-half year solo journey on horseback undertaken by Tim Cope, in which he retraces the steps taken by the first nomadic horsemen in history, including Genghis Khan. The film was financed by Screen Australia and is distributed by ABC Commercial.

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Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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