Nominee 2022

Kabul Falling

Project Brazen and PRX (PRX)

Afghans themselves tell the story of the Taliban’s takeover of Kabul in August of 2021 in this eight-part series.  Released one year after the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, the podcast documents the shockwaves that reverberated throughout the country as thousands of Afghans were forced to leave their lives behind for a hellish journey to survive.


Creator/Showrunner/Executive Producer: Tom Wright, Bradley Hope. Associate Producer/Producer: Xin Huang, Fatima Faizi, Francesca Gilardi Quadrio Curzio, Neha Wadekar. Editor: Susie Armitage. Talent/Reporters/Correspondent: Nelufar Hedayat. Design and Technical Staff: Brad Stratton. Sound/Music: Arson Fahim.