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Cannes/MIPCOM, October 13, 2014: Nominations for the 2014 International Emmy® Awards were announced today by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at a Press Conference at Mipcom. There are 40 nominees across 10 categories, and for the first time, the International Academy is recognizing programs from the United States. The full list of Nominees follows this release. Winners will be announced at a black-tie Ceremony on November 24, 2014 at the Hilton New York Hotel.


Nominations span 19 countries: Australia, Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, Germany, Japan, Netherlands, the Philippines, Portugal, South Africa, South Korea, Sweden, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States.

"In these troubled times in many places around the world, it is gratifying to see so many countries and organizations still striving and competing for excellence in television programming." said Bruce L. Paisner, President & CEO of the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. That is part of the magic of television and of the Emmy."

In addition to the presentation of the International Emmy® Awards for programming and performances, the Academy will present two special awards. Mad Men creator, Matthew Weiner will receive the 2014 International Emmy® Founders Award. Roberto
Irineu Marinho, CEO & President, Globo Organization will receive the 2014 International Emmy® Directorate Award.

This year's Gala partners are: Phoenix Satellite Television, TV Globo, Microsoft, Ernst & Young, Deluxe, Mipcom, Sofitel Luxury Hotels and Variety.

2014 Semi-Final Judging Hosts were: Nashwa Al Ruwaini, Pyramedia (Abu Dhabi, UAE),Steven Bawol, Helion Pictures (Paris, France),Piv Bernth, Danish Broadcasting Corporation (Copenhagen, Denmark),Nicolas Bonard, Discovery International (Paris, France), Dr. Jürgen Brautmeier, LFM (Cologne, Germany), Pascal Breton, Federation Entertainment (Paris, France), George Chien, Sony Pictures Television (Singapore, Singapore), Beatrice Cox-Riesenfelder, ORF (Vienna, Austria), Pablo Culell, Underground Producciones (Buenos Aires, Argentina), Raphael De Andreis, Havas Media Group (Paris, France), Cesar Diaz, Venevision (Miami, USA),Zaheer Goodman-Bhyat, Light & Dark Films (Johannesburg, South Africa),Xavier Gouyou-Beauchamps, TV France International (Biarritz, France),Klaus Graf, Graf Films (Vienna, Austria),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), Zama Mkosi, National Film and Video Foundation (Johannesburg, South Africa),Takashi Nakamoto, Fuji TV (Tokyo, Japan), Sylvain Parent-Bedard, Quebecomm (Quebec City, Canada), Franz Patay, IMZ - International Music & Media Centre (Berlin, Germany),Luis Peraza, HBO Latin America Group (Miami, USA),Stefan Piech, YFE (Cologne, Germany),Pierre Sissmann, Cybergroup (Paris, France), Carlos Schroder, TV Globo (New York, USA & Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), Maria Stepanovitch, France 24 (Paris, France), Bruce Tuchman, AMC Networks (Miami, USA),Olivier-René Veillon, Ile de France Film Commission (Annecy, France), Leon Xiao, CBI Media (Changzhou, China).


42nd International Emmy® Awards Nominees:
Awards Ceremony to be held on November 24, 2014

Arts Programming


El Informe Kliksberg II - El otro me importa

Mulata Films for Canal Encuentro



The Exhibition

Jove Pictures



Nonfiction W: Picture Book Touch, Feel, and Fragility

WOWOW INC. Ortus Japan Co.,Ltd.



Wagnerwahn - Mythos und Machenschaften des Richard Wagner ( The Wagner Files)

ARTE / SWR / Gebrueder Beetz, Berlin





Best Performance by an Actor


Stephen Dillane

in The Tunnel

Kudos, Shine France Films for Sky Atlantic HD and CANAL+

United Kingdom


Claude Legault

in 19-2

Sphere Media Plus / Echo Media



Pablo Rago

in Televisión por la Justicia

On Tv- Llorente y Villarruel Contenidos SA / CIN (Consejo Interuniversitario Internacional)



Xiubo Wu

in The Orphan of Zhao

China Television Media, Ltd. / TV Series Management Center of China Central Television Beijing / Teamhard TV&Movie Investment Co. Ltd.

People's Republic of China





Best Performance by an Actress


Tuba Büyüküstün

in 20 Dakika (20 Minutes)

Ay Yapim and Star Tv



Olivia Colman

in Broadchurch


United Kingdom


Romina Gaetani

in Televisión por la Justicia

On Tv- Llorente y Villarruel Contenidos SA / CIN (Consejo Interuniversitario Internacional)



Bianca Krijgsman

in De Nieuwe Wereld ( The New World)

IJswater Films/NTR Television







Please Like Me

Pigeon Fancier Productions / John & Josh International / Australian Broadcasting Corporation



Late Nite News with Loyiso Gola

Diprente Films / eNCA

South Africa


The Mayor´s Wife

Globo TV



Wat als 2? ( What if? season 2)








De Volta (Going Back)

Canal Futura / COOPAS



Frihet bakom galler

( No Burqas Behind Bars)

Nima Film / SVT / NHK / Ikon / DRTV / NRK / Swedish Film Institute / Konstnärsnämnden / Nordic Film & TV fund / APSA Academy Film Fund



No Fire Zone: The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka

Outsider Films in association with Channel 4 and ITN productions

United Kingdom


Phantoms of the Border

The Chosunilbo / TV CHOSUN / Solferino Images / Quartier Latin Media

South Korea




Drama Series



HBO Latin America



The Tunnel

CANAL+ Original Programming / SKY Atlantic HD / Kudos / Shine France Films





United Kingdom


Yae's Sakura

NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)





Non-Scripted Entertainment


Educating Yorkshire


United Kingdom


Master Chef China

Shanghai Dragon TV

People's Republic of China


Missie Mosango

Geronimo Productions



O Infiltrado

The History Channel Latin America







30 Lives: Maxim Bouchard

(30 Vies)

Aetios Productions




Plural Entertainment Portugal



My Husband's Lover

GMA Network, Inc.



Precious Pearl

Globo TV





TV Movie / Mini-Series


Alexander and Other Heroes

Globo TV



An Adventure in Space and Time

BBC Wales / BBC America

United Kingdom



TV Man Union for NHK in association with NHK Enterprises Inc.



Unsere Mütter, Unsere Väter

( Generation War)

teamWorx Television & Film GmbH / ZDF in co-operation with Beta Film and ZDF Enterprises





Non-English Language US Primetime Program


Pasión Prohibida

( Forbidden Love)

Telemundo Studios / Telemundo Internacional

United States of America


La Patrona

( The Return)

Telemundo Internacional

United States of America


El Señor de los Cielos

Telemundo Internacional

United States of America


Temple de Acero

( Unbreakable)

Rock and Roll Films US for Nat Geo Mundo

United States of America


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 and International Emmy® Kids Awards Ceremonies held in New York, The International Digital Emmy® Awardsat 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 twenty categories: Arts Programming; Best Performance by an Actress; Best Performance by an Actor; Current Affairs; Comedy; Digital Program: Children & Young People; Digital Program: Fiction; Digital Program: Non-Fiction; Documentary; Drama Series; Kids: Preschool; Kids: Animation; Kids: Factual; Kids: Non-Scripted Entertainment; Kids: Series; Kids: TV Movie/Mini-Series News; Non-Scripted Entertainment; Telenovela; TV Movie/Mini-Series. For more information go to The International Academy also recognizes Non-English Language US primetime programming, with a new category added to the 2014 International Emmy® Awards competition.


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