The Global Convoy’s Documentary ‘Around the World on Nothing But Optimism’ was awarded the Judges Choice Award the Adventure Travel Film Festival Scotland. It was the first Documentary at the ATFF Scotland to win this award.
ATFF Scotland - Audience Award
The ATFF Scotland’s Audience Award is decided by a general vote amongst the public attending the festival. Each member has a token they can cast once, for their favourite film. The Global Convoy’s Documentary ‘Around the World on Nothing But Optimism’ was voted as the overall favourite by the audience.
Awarded Fellowship of the Royal Geographical Society
Fellowship of the Royal Geographical Society (FRGS) is a prestigious Fellowship granted by the Royal Geographical Society (RGS) to those over the age of 21 who can demonstrate: A sufficient involvement in geography or an allied subject through publications, research or professional experience.
Joel, Becca and Max were all awarded FRGS in October 2018.
Hand picked for San Miguel Rich List 2018
“The third San Miguel Rich List recognises incredible men and women who have dedicated their lives to pursuing the most valuable thing of all: experience. From Trailblazers at the head of their game, to Legacy Makers striving to make their own mark, Artisans who love honing their skills, to Pioneers who have embarked on life-changing experiences in spite of their own circumstances, they all want to live wealthier, more enriched lives” - San Miguel Rich List Website (link)
Water-to-Go’s mission is to give every person in the world clean contamination free water while helping put an end to the damage to the planet created by plastic waste. They selected the Global Convoy as ambassadors to support, promote and help them in their mission.
ATFF - Global Selection
The Global Convoy’s documentary ‘Around The World on Nothing But Optimism’ was selected to be shown in all 3 of the countries the Adventure Travel Film Festival hosts events in: England, Scotland and Austraila
Darkroom Film Festival - Official Selection
Picked as one of the official selections for the London based Darkroom Film Festival
Lift-Off Global Network - 2019 Selection
Selected for an exclusive online showcasing of up and coming indie filmmakers via an online-only global film festival.