These men and women are at the frontline of creating today's news and current affairs. Their work has been shown on TV around the world and viewed by tens of millions of viewers, and they have been honoured by the Rory Peck Trust for their contribution to independent reporting and film-making.
Journalism For Change caught up with these award-winners, and asked them to reveal how they create brilliant stories as well as what makes them tick.
Kenya: Attack at Westgate Mall, Nichole Sobecki
Hunted, Ben Steele
Children on the Frontline, Marcel Mettelsiefen
Central African Republic – Descent into Chaos, Pacôme Pabandji
Knife Crime ER, Ruhi Hamid
Khaled Abu Ghali