FIRST INTERNATIONAL EMMY® KIDS AWARDS NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

WINNERS TO RECEIVE AWARDS ON FEBRUARY 8, 2013 IN NEW YORK CITY

Cannes/MIPCOM, October 8, 2012 – Nominations for the first International Emmy Kids Awards were announced today by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at a Press Conference at Mipcom. There are 24 nominees in 6 categories. The full list of Nominees follows this release. Winners will receive their Emmys at the inaugural International Emmy Kids Awards, on February 8, 2013 in New York City.

 

Nominations span 13 countries: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, Norway, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, The Netherlands and The United Kingdom. The 2012 International Emmy competitions have three rounds of judging over a period of 6 months, with participation from jurors across 67 countries.

“One of the great success stories of international television in the last few years has been the explosion of high quality children’s programming around the globe.” said Bruce L. Paisner, President & CEO of the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. “In recognition of this, the International Academy is pleased to have created these new awards and we look forward to the first International Emmy Kids Awards ceremony, in February 2013.”

The International Emmy Kids Awards presenting partners are: Shaw Rocket Fund, Hasbro Studios, SVT/DRTV, TV Kids and Ernst & Young. The ceremony will take place at The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers.

At Mipcom the International Emmy® Awards are located on stand 26.09

The International Emmy® Kids Awards Nominees:

Kids: Preschool

Cloudbread

KBS / GIMC

South Korea

 

El Jardin de Clarilu

The Walt Disney Company Latin America / Triada / Metrovisión

Argentina

 

Leserkorpset (The Reading Band)

NRK

Norway

Octonauts

BBC Childrens / Silvergate Media / Brown Bag Films / CBeebies

UK

Kids: Animation

 

The Amazing World of Gumball

Turner Broadcasting

UK

Ask Lara

Tomavistas / Televisió de Catalunya /

Red Kite Animations / Submarine

Spain

 

Digimon Xros Wars – The Young Hunters Who Leapt Through Time

Toei Animation / TV Asahi

Japan

 

The Jungle Bunch

TAT productions / Master Films / Vanilla Seed

France

Kids: Factual

 

Christmas Special: The Dreaming Orchestra’s 180 Days

KBS

South Korea

Coming Out

NPO / Sky High TV

The Netherlands

Mentira la Verdad (Truth Lies)

Mulata Films / Canal Encuentro

Argentina

Newsround – My Autism and Me

BBC Childrens / CBBC

UK

Kids: Non-Scripted Entertainment

Art Attack

Walt Disney Company Latin America

Brazil

Energy Survival

Fabelaktiv / Enova / NRK / Film 3

Norway

In Real Life

Apartment 11 Productions / YTV

Canada

 

Wittaya Subprayuth

Workpoint Entertainment / Royal Thai Army Radio and Television / Channel 5

Thailand

Kids: Series

Julie and the Phantoms

Mixer / TV Bandeirantes / Nickelodeon

Brazil

Junior High School Diaries

NHK

Japan

SLiDE

Hoodlum / Playmaker Media / Fox 8 / Foxtel

Australia

 

Stikk (Leave Me Alone)

Nordisk Film TV / NRK / SVT / DR / RUV

Norway

Kids: TV Movie/Mini-Series

Fairy Tales on TV

EBS

South Korea

Lost Christmas

Impact Film & Television Ltd / BBC / Hyde Park Imagenation / Ketchup Entertainment

UK

The Star Talers

Südwestrundfunk / Bavaria Filmverleih und Produktions GmbH

Germany

The Strongest Man in Holland

NPO / NL Film & TV

The Netherlands

About The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 

The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is a membership based organization comprised of leading media and entertainment figures from over 50 countries and 500 companies from all sectors of television including internet, mobile and technology. The Academy’s yearly schedule of events includes the prestigious International Emmy® Awards Ceremony held in New York, The International Digital Emmy® Awards at MIPTV and a series of industry events such as Academy Day, The International Emmy® World Television Festival and Panels on substantive industry topics. The Academy was chartered with a mission to recognize excellence in television produced outside of the United States and it presents The International Emmy® Awards in the following fifteen categories: Arts Programming; Best Performance by an Actress; Best Performance by an Actor; Current Affairs; Children & Young People; Comedy; Digital Program: Children & Young People; Digital Program: Fiction; Digital Program: Non-Fiction; Documentary; Drama Series; News; Non-Scripted Entertainment; Telenovela; TV Movie/Mini-Series.  For more information go to  www.iemmys.tv.  

 

MEDIA CONTACTS
  
The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
Eva Obadia,  
Communications Director
Tel: +1-212-489-6969
eva.obadia@6058809c5b5d5.iemmys.tv  

The Lippin Group
Matt Biscuitti
Tel: +1-212-986-7080
matt@lippingroup.com

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

40th INTERNATIONAL EMMY® AWARDS NOMINEES ANNOUNCED

First in category for each

 

Cannes/MIPCOM, October 8, 2012 – Nominations for the 40th International Emmy Awards were announced today by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at a Press Conference at Mipcom. There are 38 nominees in 9 categories. The full list of Nominees follows this release. Winners will receive their Emmys at the 40th International Emmy Awards Gala, on November 19, in New York City.

 

Nominations span 15 countries: Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, China, Denmark, France, Germany, Japan, Norway, Portugal, Singapore, South Korea, Spain and The United Kingdom. The 2012 International Emmy competitions have three rounds of judging over a period of 6 months, with participation from jurors across 67 countries.

“At the first International Emmys in 1972, there were only 2 categories: Fiction and Non-Fiction. Today, we have 20 categories presented over 4 different awards ceremonies.” said Bruce L. Paisner, President & CEO of the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. “We congratulate the 2012 Nominees for their outstanding achievements as their programs and performances enter into television history and look forward to celebrating them at our Festival and 40th anniversary Gala, this November in New York.”

In celebration of the International Emmys 40th anniversary, the International Academy will present Special Founders Awards to television legends Alan Alda (M*A*S*H ) and Norman Lear (All In The Family ). Both Mr. Alda and Mr. Lear had programs in distribution in 1972, the year of the first International Emmy Awards Gala.

Also, as previously announced, the 2012 International Emmy Founders Award will be presented to producer/writer Ryan Murphy, Co-creator & Executive Producer of Glee while the 2012 International Emmy Directorate Award will be presented to Dr. Kim In-Kyu, President & CEO of KBS, (Korean Broadcasting System), also President of the ABU (Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union).

This year’s partners are: Phoenix Satellite Television, TV Globo, Microsoft, Dori Media Group, Ernst & Young, Deluxe, Reed Midem, Sofitel Luxury Hotels, and Variety.

2012 Semi-Final Judging Hosts are: Nashwa Al Ruwaini, Pyramedia (Abu Dhabi, UAE); Andres Badra, Corporacion Medcom (Panama, Panama); Steven Bawol, Helion Pictures (Paris, France); Piv Bernth, Danish Broadcasting Corporation (Copenhagen, Denmark); Nathalie Bourdon, Farmore Distribution (Quebec, Canada); Gillian Carr, Moody Street Kids (Melbourne, Australia); Octavio Florisbal, TV Globo (Lisbon, Portugal & Rio de Janeiro, Brazil); Frank Dieter Freiling, ZDF (Cologne, Germany); Gregoire Furrer, Gregoire Furrer Productions (Paris, France); Xavier Gouyou-Beauchamps, TV France International (Biarritz, France) ; Alejandro Harrison, Pramer (Buenos Aires, Argentina) ; Vanessa Henneman, Henneman Agency (Amsterdam, Netherlands); Leopold Hoesch, BROADVIEW TV GmbH (Cologne, Germany); Charles Lei, Yingzhanwang (Beijing, China); Denis Lillie, Cape Film Commission (Cape Town, South Africa); Michael McKay, Active TV (Singapore, Singapore); Alexander Marin, Sony Pictures Television Latin America (Santa Fe, Mexico); Bernadette O’Mahony, Australian Children’s Television Foundation (Melbourne, Australia); Miguel Oliva, HBO Latin America Group (Miami, USA); Franz Patay & Chris Hunt, IMZ – International Music & Media Centre (Berlin, Germany); Melvin Perez & Marcello Coltro, MGM Latin America (Miami, USA); Remy Pflimlin & Nicole Devilaine, France Televisions (Paris, France) ; Antony Root, HBO Central Europe (Budapest, Hungary); Jane Roscoe, SBS (Sydney, Australia);Ricardo Salinas, TV Azteca (Mexico City, Mexico); Michael Smeaton, FFP New Media (Berlin, Germany); Saran Virutamavongsa, Bangkok Broadcasting (Bangkok, Thailand); Anil Wanvari, Indian Television Dot Com (Mumbai, India); Tom Woods & Jacques de Suze, Woods TV (Paris, France); Victoria Yarmoshchuk, MRM (Kiev, Ukraine); Regina Ziegler, Ziegler Films (Berlin, Germany).

At Mipcom the International Emmy® Awards are located on stand 26.09

The 2012 International Emmy® Awards Nominees:

Arts Programming

All My Life – Cartola
TV Globo / Rede Globo
Brazil

BLUE MAN
WOWOW Inc.
Japan

Queen: Days of Our Lives
Eagle Rock Entertainment/Queen Productions Ltd/Globe Films UK

Songs of War
ZDF German Television/ ARTE / A & O Büro
Germany

 

Best Performance by an Actor

Arthur Acuña in The Kitchen Musical

The Group Entertainment

Singapore

Darío Grandinetti in Televisión por la Inclusión

ON TV Contenidos

Argentina

Jason Isaacs in Case Histories

Ruby Film and Television / Monastic Productions

UK

Stein Winge in Norwegian Cozy

Tordenfilm AS/ NRK / NFI / Nordisk Film & TV Fond / YLE

Norway

Zhu Yawen in Flying Eagle

H.Brothers Tianyi Movie & TV Co.,Ltd / Beijing Yechen Film & TV Cultural Development Co., Ltd

PR China

Best Performance by an Actress

Sidse Babett Knudsen in Government

DR

Denmark

Cristina Banegas in Televisión por la Inclusión

ON TV Contenidos

Argentina

Rina Sa in Zhong Guo Di

Phoenix Satellite TV in association with Sino Television / Liaoning Seven-star Film / Dongyang Tangyun Fenghua Culture Communications

Hong Kong, China

Joanna Vanderham in The Runaway

BSkyB / Company Pictures/ Sky 1

UK

Comedy

Absolutely Fabulous

BBC Productions / Saunders and French Production

UK

The Invisible Woman

TV Globo / Rede Globo

Brazil

Spy

BSkyB / Hat Trick / Sky 1

UK

What if?

Shelter

Belgium

Documentary

Across Land, Across Sea

The Chosunilbo

South Korea

Hitler’s Escape

Anima Films / The History Channel Latin America

Argentina

Terry Pratchett: Choosing to Die

BBC / KEO Films

UK

Wettlauf Zum Südpol (Race to the South Pole)

Loopfilm GmbH / ZDF

Germany

Drama Series

Braquo

Capa Drama / Canal + / Bad Company / Big Nose

France

ICAC Investigators 2011

RTHK / ICAC

Hong Kong, China

The Kitchen Musical

The Group Entertainment

Singapore

The Slap

Matchbox Pictures / ABC / Screen Australia

Australia

The Social Leader

Artear / Pol-ka

Argentina

Non-Scripted Entertainment

The Amazing Race Australia

Seven Productions-Seven Network (Operations) Ltd. / Active TV / ABC Studios

Australia

The Challenger Muaythai

Imagine Group Pte Ltd / The Group Entertainment

Singapore

El Hormiguero (The Anthill)

7yaccion / Antena 3

Spain

Planeta Extremo (Extreme Planet)

TV Globo

Brazil

Telenovela

The Fire of the Rose

SP Televisão / SIC

Portugal

Holy Remedy

Plural Entertainment Portugal

Portugal

 

The Illusionist

TV Globo / Rede Globo

Brazil

 

Iron Daughters-in-Law

MBC

South Korea

TV Movie/Mini-Series

Black Mirror

Channel Four Television / Zeppotron

UK

Early Autumn

Chubu-Nippon Broadcasting / Shochiku Co. Ltd.

Japan

The Good Men

TV Globo / Rede Globo / Casa de Cinema de POA

Brazil

L’Infiltré (The Lying Game)

Breakout Films / Aperto Films / Sirena Film / Canal+

France

About The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 

The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is a membership based organization comprised of leading media and entertainment figures from over 50 countries and 500 companies from all sectors of television including internet, mobile and technology. The Academy’s yearly schedule of events includes the prestigious International Emmy® Awards Ceremony held in New York, The International Digital Emmy® Awards at MIPTV and a series of industry events such as Academy Day, The International Emmy® World Television Festival and Panels on substantive industry topics. The Academy was chartered with a mission to recognize excellence in television produced outside of the United States and it presents The International Emmy® Awards in the following fifteen categories: Arts Programming; Best Performance by an Actress; Best Performance by an Actor; Current Affairs; Children & Young People; Comedy; Digital Program: Children & Young People; Digital Program: Fiction; Digital Program: Non-Fiction; Documentary; Drama Series; News; Non-Scripted Entertainment; Telenovela; TV Movie/Mini-Series.  For more information go to  www.iemmys.tv.  

 

MEDIA CONTACTS
  
The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
Eva Obadia,  
Communications Director
Tel: +1-212-489-6969
eva.obadia@6058809c5b5d5.iemmys.tv  

The Lippin Group
Matt Biscuitti
Tel: +1-212-986-7080
matt@lippingroup.com

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

NHK (JAPAN) WINS INTERNATIONAL EMMY® FOR NEWS, CBC TELEVISION (CANADA) WINS INTERNATIONAL EMMY® FOR CURRENT AFFAIRS

First in category for each

New York, October 1, 2012 – The 2012 International Emmys for News & Current Affairs were presented tonight to NHK (Japan) and CBC Television (Canada). It was the first win for both organizations and countries in each category. The International Emmys were presented by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in conjunction with the US News Emmys during a ceremony which took place at Jazz at Lincoln Center, in New York City.
 
NHK’s Great East Japan Earthquake Emergency News won the News category.The story covers the largest earthquake in the country’s history that struck Japan on March 21, 2011 generating a devastating tsunami. This is the second Emmy win in a row for NHK, which won for Current Affairs in 2011.
 
CBC’s Haiti’s Orphans: One Year After the Earthquake, won the Current Affairs category. The report follows the hope and heartache of three orphaned children and the caring adults in Canada and Haiti determined to help them.
 
“We congratulate the outstanding editorial and production teams behind CBC Television’s and NHK’s riveting reports for their first Emmy wins in these categories.” said Bruce L. Paisner, President & CEO of the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
 
Nominees for 15 other International Emmy Award categories will be announced October 8, at Mipcom in Cannes, France. Winners for Arts Programming; Best Performance by an Actress; Best Performance by an Actor; Comedy; Documentary; Drama Series; Non-Scripted Entertainment; Telenovela, and TV Movie/Mini-Series will receive their awards at the 40th International Emmy® Awards Gala, on November 19, in New York City.
 
Winners for the six kids categories: Kids: Preschool; Kids: Animation; Kids: Factual; Kids: Non-Scripted Entertainment; Kids: Series, and Kids: TV Movie/Mini-Series will receive their awards at the 1st International Emmy® Kids Awards, on February 8, 2013, at The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers, in New York City.

About The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 

The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is a membership based organization comprised of leading media and entertainment figures from over 50 countries and 500 companies from all sectors of television including internet, mobile and technology. The Academy’s yearly schedule of events includes the prestigious International Emmy® Awards Ceremony held in New York, The International Digital Emmy® Awards at MIPTV and a series of industry events such as Academy Day, The International Emmy® World Television Festival and Panels on substantive industry topics. The Academy was chartered with a mission to recognize excellence in television produced outside of the United States and it presents The International Emmy® Awards in the following fifteen categories: Arts Programming; Best Performance by an Actress; Best Performance by an Actor; Current Affairs; Children & Young People; Comedy; Digital Program: Children & Young People; Digital Program: Fiction; Digital Program: Non-Fiction; Documentary; Drama Series; News; Non-Scripted Entertainment; Telenovela; TV Movie/Mini-Series.  For more information go to  www.iemmys.tv.  

 

MEDIA CONTACTS
  
The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
Eva Obadia,  
Communications Director
Tel: +1-212-489-6969
eva.obadia@6058809c5b5d5.iemmys.tv  

The Lippin Group
Don Ciaramella
Tel: +1-212-986-7080
don@lippingroup.com