Girls Behind Bars

BBC (3 x 59 minutes)

Grierson Shortlist 2011
Best Documentary Series
Celtic Media Festival Winner 2010
Best Factual Series
BAFTA Nominated 2010
Best Factual Series

Filmed over a year in Scotland's only women's prison, Girls Behind Bars follows the lives of some of the 450 prisoners and staff in H.M.P. Cornton Vale.

This series peaked at a 50% audience share on BBC1 and was acclaimed for its concise narratives, intimate access and brutal realism.