2018 INTERNATIONAL EMMY® WINNERS ANNOUNCED AT GALA IN NEW YORK
Spanish Series La Casa de Papel Wins in Drama
Lars Mikkelsen & Anna Schudt Win Best Performance Categories
2018 International Emmy® Awards Winners
Etgar Keret: Based on a True Story
BALDR Film / NTR
Best Performance by an Actor
Lars Mikkelsen in Herrens Veje (Ride Upon the Storm)
DR Drama / ARTE France / SAM le Français
Dean Johannes is facing his life’s greatest opportunity – the chance to become the first bishop in the family. His youngest son, August, dreams of working abroad as a military chaplain, which becomes reality.
Best Performance by an Actress
Zeitsprung Pictures / RTL Television Germany
Germany’s comedian Gaby Köster suffered a severe stroke and fell into a coma. Exactly five years later, Gaby is back on stage to accept a Comedy Lifetime Achievement Award.
Endemol Shine Israel / Reshet13 / Gesher Multicultural Film Fund / Avi Chai Foundation
Nevsu tells the story of a mixed family navigating the prejudices and tensions involved in raising their five-year old daughter. What ensues is a clash of modern day cultures.
Four young citizen journalists are trapped, bombarded, and encircled with civilians under siege in East Aleppo as the Syrian Army, the Russians, Iran, and Iran-backed militias gradually take the city from opposition fighters in December 2016. This film captures the immediacy of events through their personal insights and observations.
Atresmedia / Vancouver Media
A mysterious character called the Professor is planning the biggest robbery in history. To do this, he recruits eight thieves who take hostages and lock themselves in the Royal Mint of Spain as The Professor manipulates the police to carry out his plan from the outside.
Non-English Language U.S. Primetime Program
Universo / Endemol Shine Boomdog
El Vato and his friends fight for their dreams in LA. The journey to stardom in the Regional Mexican music world won’t be easy. He will have to face people who want take him down, deal with new love affairs and do the impossible to continue moving forward.
Una Historia Necesaria (The Suspended Mourning)
Tridi Films / CNTV / Escuela de Cine de Chile
Una Historia Necesaria is a series of 16 fictional shorts about real stories that occurred in Chile during the military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet.
Plural Entertainment Portugal
Zé Maria watches his family being destroyed by a powerful banker, Miguel. Fifteen years later he returns a multimillionaire and with a new identity (Jorge Monforte) to settle the score on the past. Reuniting with Bia, Miguel’s daughter and his great love, will shatter his beliefs.
Kudos / BBC / Masterpiece