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WELCOME ONLINE FESTIVAL 2020 NOVEMBER 13-22, 2020

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Welcome to the 2020 International Emmy® World Television Festival. This year for the first time, the Festival will take place online from November 13 to November 22. The outstanding work of the 2020 International Emmy® Awards Nominees is available 24/7, during the entire Festival.

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Here, you will discover all the nominated Programs and Performances, with exclusive behind the scenes Nominee interviews and access to trailers for all Festival goers, and full episodes for International Academy Members. Travel through the world’s best television: 44 Nominees across 11 categories and 20 countries. Other highlights include the JCS International Young Creative Awards, designed to discover, recognize and foster young talent from around the world while creating a global conversation around Peace and the Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award, designed to motivate non-American novice writers under the age of 30. Festival content is available to all, please enjoy and share with your peers!

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EXCLUSIVE CONTENT FOR ACADEMY MEMBERS [Full Episodes & Program Contact Info]

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2020 FESTIVAL

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WELCOME FROM THE INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY PRESIDENT & CEO Dear Festival Attendees, Welcome to the International Emmy® World Television Festival. We are looking forward to offering you an extended, online version of the Academy’s yearly showcase of excellence in international television. We have put together a specially curated program, available 24/7 from November 13-22 which includes exclusive interviews of all the Nominees and access to full programs for our Members.

BRUCE L. PAISNER President & CEO, International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

The Festival is a unique opportunity to see some of the world’s best television and to hear from the creative talent behind these programs. Although we cannot convene in New York, as we usually do, we encourage you to gather virtually to discover all this outstanding content and share it with your peers. The 2020 International Emmy® Awards Nominees feature shows and performances across 11 categories and 20 countries. We hope you will enjoy viewing the final selection of programs from Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, PR China, Colombia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Norway, Portugal, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, the United Kingdom & the United States. I want to thank our Partners for their ongoing support during these challenging times: Ay Yapim; Buena Vista; Discop; Ernst & Young; Frame.io; Frankfurt, Klein & Selz; Globo; HBO; JCS Intl.; MIPTV; Film and Media NRW; Natpe; Phoenix Satellite Television, Portable.tv and Sofitel New York. A special thanks as well to the 2020 Festival Chairman, my friend Liu Changle, Chairman of Phoenix Satellite Television. Enjoy the Festival We look forward to gathering next year in New York City and seeing you soon at one of our events. Stay safe and well. Sincerely,

Bruce L. Paisner President & CEO International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

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FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

WELCOME FROM THE FESTIVAL CHAIRMAN Dear Festival Attendees, I am delighted to extend the warmest welcome to all of you to the 2020 International Emmy® World Television Festival. It is indeed a great honor for me to be the Chairman of the Festival, joining you all to celebrate excellence in international television.

LIU CHANGLE Chairman, International Emmy® World Television Festival Chairman & CEO, Phoenix Satellite Television Co. Ltd.

The Festival has grown into a unique international event where industry professionals from around the globe can come together and be inspired by all the Nominated programs. Phoenix, as the long-time supporter of the Academy, shares the same mission of enhancing the quality of television programming, and is most pleased to witness the rising prominence of the Festival. This year, the Festival continues to recognize all the nominees for their excellence and contribution to the industry- and is doing so online. I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate all these distinguished television professionals, and wish you all a great Festival. Yours sincerely,

Liu Changle Chairman, International Emmy® World Television Festival Chairman & CEO, Phoenix Satellite Television Co. Ltd.

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2020 FESTIVAL

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It is a pleasure welcome the International Academy of the Television It is atopleasure to everyone welcome as everyone to New York City as International Acade Arts & Sciences presents the 2020 International Emmy® World Television Festival.

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Since its establishment, the International Academy has united diverse television As aand multicultural city with a dynamic media sector,exchange New Yorkideas, is the perfect loca professionals provided them with opportunities to network, and their work. The power of sharing different and connecting thisshowcase exciting event. Bringing together industry leadersnarratives from around the world for network with others through media and entertainment has never been more panel discussions, and screenings of the programs nominated forimportant the Academy’s awards as people around the globe spend more time at home during the COVID-19 this weekend’s festival is a wonderful opportunity for attendees ® to build valuable connec pandemic.Academy Held annually in New York City, the International Emmy World Television to welcome everyone to New York City as the International of discover talent, andonline celebrate the due bestto international television of all genres, as Festival will new be broadcast this year the coronavirus, giving shows even more ences presents the 2018 International Emmy World Television Festival. people access to its panel discussionsfrom with the industry leaders and of top foreign-language productions United States. Asscreenings my administration works to notablemore programs from a variety of countries, including non-English language shows creative ral city with a dynamic media sector, New York iseven the perfect location forprofessionals through the Mayor’s Office of Media & Entertainment, produced in the United States. As you gather virtually to celebrate and discover the nging together industry leaders from around the world for networking events, delighted applaud everyone associated with IATASthe forAcademy’s their complementary creations ofto talented artists of all backgrounds, I applaud members efforts to screenings of the programs nominated for the Academy’s awards ceremony, diverse television offerings and engage and inspire of allarts backgrounds in the five and supporters for their efforts to foster excellence in thepeople performing and is a wonderful opportunity for attendees to buildengage valuable connections, and inspire audiences in the five boroughs and beyond. and beyond. nd celebrate the best international television shows of all genres, as well as roductions from the United States. As my administration works to New support On behalf of all Yorkers, congratulations to this year’s nominees. Please On behalf New Yorkers, congratulations to this year’s nominees. Please acc ofessionals through the Mayor’s Office of Media & Entertainment, am of all accept my bestIwishes for an uplifting festival and continued success. best wishes forenrich an enjoyable festival and continued success. veryone associated with IATAS for their complementary efforts to our rings and engage and inspire people of all backgrounds in the five boroughs

Sincerely, Sincerely, l New Yorkers, congratulations to this year’s nominees. Please accept my yable festival and continued success.

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CONGRATULATES ALL WINNERS AND NOMINEES OF 2020 INTERNATIONAL EMMY AWARDS. Thank you all for sharing your talent with us and for making us proud to be part of the tv industry.

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NOMINEES

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2020 NOMINEES

Every year, the global television industry competes in the International Emmy® Awards competition to be recognized on the International Academy’s global stage. This year there are 44 Nominees across 11 categories and 20 countries: Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, PR China, Colombia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Norway, Portugal, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, the United Kingdom & the United States. Watch all Nominee trailers and interviews at iemmys.tv on the World Television Festival page [www.iemmys.tv/world_ television_festival/] Winners will be announced Monday, November 23 at 11am ET on the Academy’s website www.iemmys.tv

#iemmyNOM #iemmysFEST Information about all the Nominees is included in the following pages for the following categories: Arts Programming Best Performance by an Actor Best Performance by an Actress Comedy Documentary Drama Series Non-English Language U.S. Primetime Program Non-Scripted Entertainment Short-Form Series Telenovela TV Movie/Mini-Series

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NOMINEES

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ARTS PROGRAMMING JAKE AND CHARICE NHK / Documentary Japan / NHK Enterprises / ABS-CBN Japan

Once a world-renowned Filipina singer with a Billboard Top 10 album, Charice gave up her miraculous voice to become Jake, a transgender man. The program follows Jake as he relaunches his career, struggles to make peace with his family, and seeks his true voice.

REFAVELA 40 HBO Brasil / Conspiração / Gege Brazil

This documentary revisits Gilberto Gil’s iconic LP Refavela on its 40th anniversary. The album, which reflects on the connections between Africa and Brazil and the artist’s African roots, is one of the definitive classics of Brazilian popular music.

VERTIGE DE LA CHUTE / RESSACA Babel Doc / France Televisions / Cafeína Produções France

Brazil’s National Ballet was fighting for its survival. The State of Rio was bankrupt, and dancers were no longer paid. Artists joined the resistance, declaring when there is no more bread and no more culture, there would be chaos. Our art is our weapon and we’re going to use it.

WHY DO WE DANCE? Sky Italia S.r.l. / Magnolia S.p.A United Kingdom

This series seeks out the leading dancers and choreographers of the 21st century to explore their work and their inspirations.

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NOMINEES

FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR BILLY BARRATT IN RESPONSIBLE CHILD Kudos / 72 Films / BBC Two United Kingdom

Based on a true story, Responsible Child follows Ray, a 12 year old boy who finds himself standing trial for murder. Told in two time frames, it follows his journey through the legal system and engages with the on-going debate around the appropriate age of criminal responsibility.

GUIDO CAPRINO IN 1994 Sky / Wildside / Beta Film Italy

Italy changed for good in 1994. Leonardo pushed hard to see Berlusconi get into Palazzo Chigi. It seems impossible for Pietro to change, even now that he has an office at the Viminale. Veronica no longer wants to be just a woman on the arm of a powerful man.

RAPHAEL LOGAM IN IMPUROS - SEASON 2 / IMPURE The Walt Disney Company / Barry Company Brazil

Evandro never wanted to be a narco. But once he gets in, he’ll spare no effort to become the most powerful criminal in the Americas. Nothing will prevent him from building his empire: a prison full of enemies, his mother’s public disapproval, the return of an old friend from the dead.

ARJUN MATHUR IN MADE IN HEAVEN Excel Media & Entertainment LLP / Tiger Baby / Amazon Studios India

Made In Heaven chronicles the lives of Tara and Karan, two wedding planners in Delhi. Tradition jostles with modern aspirations, revealing many secrets and lies. The supposedly liberal fabric of the upper crust unravels as the duo navigates through arranged marriages, dowry transactions, and virginity tests.

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BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS EMMA BADING IN PLAY Sappralot Productions / Tellux Next / BR / ARD Degeto Germany

17-year-old Jennifer feels lonely and ill-at-ease with herself. With difficulties at school, she seeks solace in the Virtual Reality Game “Avalonia”. She spends more and more time in the artificial world and increasingly neglects her obligations. Slowly but surely, Jennifer is totally losing her grip on reality.

ANDREA BELTRÃO IN HEBE Globo Brazil

She challenged authoritarianism and became one of the greatest icons of Brazilian television. Hebe was considered “The Queen of Brazilian Television”. The mini-series presents the artist’s career through the memories of Hebe herself, from the 1940s to the last years of her life.

GLENDA JACKSON IN ELIZABETH IS MISSING STV Studios United Kingdom

Glenda Jackson stars as Maud, a woman on a mission to find her missing friend Elizabeth. But her search unearths a much darker unsolved mystery - her sister’s disappearance, long-buried in the recesses of her memory. Can she discover the fate of both missing women before dementia erases the clues?

YEO YANN YANN IN INVISIBLE STORIES HBO / WarnerMedia / Birdmandog Singapore

Lian is a burned-out and financially-drained single mother struggling to cope with her 19-year-old son with autism, who displays aggressive behaviours during meltdowns following the sudden death of his grandmother, who was his main caregiver.

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NOMINEES

2020 FESTIVAL

FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

COMEDY BACK TO LIFE SHOWTIME Presents / Two Brothers Pictures Ltd. United Kingdom

After 18 years behind bars, Miri Matteson returns home and stumbles back into adult life in the claustrophobic coastal town she once knew. Miri attempts to rekindle old relationships and readjust to life outside while desperately waiting for the world to forget about what happened on that fateful night.

FIFTY YES TV / Endemol Shine Israel Israel

The series tells the story of Alona, a 49-year-old widowed screenwriter. Alona has two important goals to achieve before she turns 50. Firstly, to sign a development deal for a comedy series she wants to write. Secondly, to have sex. By the end of the season she achieves one.

FOUR MORE SHOTS PLEASE! Pritish Nandy Communications Limited / Amazon Studios India

Four unapologetically flawed women live, love, blunder and discover what really makes them tick through friendship and tequila in millennial Mumbai.

NINGUÉM TÁ OLHANDO / NOBODY’S LOOKING Gullane / Netflix Brazil

A new guardian “angelus” uncovers a secret behind the Angelus System’s bureaucracy that leads him to break its official rules about protecting humans.

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FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

DOCUMENTARY EL TESTIGO / THE WITNESS Caracol Televisión / Horne Productions / Pacha films / Ronachan Films Colombia

The witness tells us the story as he saw it and heard it. Only someone who has been there, where the action happened, and has kept the memory of what happened, is capable of relating the facts in detail.

FOR SAMA Channel 4 News / ITN Productions / Channel 4 / PBS Frontline United Kingdom

For Sama is a journey into the female experience of war. A love letter from mother to daughter, the film tells the story of Waad al-Kateab’s life through five years of the uprising in Aleppo, Syria, as she falls in love, gets married, and gives birth to Sama.

GRANNI-E-MINEM Korean Broadcasting System South Korea

A friendship that transcends generations blooms among a city rapper and country grannies, in this new musical humanistic documentary that tells the story of the grannies’ tumultuous 75-year life stories through rap lyrics.

TERUG NAAR RWANDA / BACK TO RWANDA De Chinezen Nv / VRT Canvas Belgium

Back to Rwanda is a documentary series about the Rwandan genocide told through 5 personal stories. In 2019, it was exactly 25 years after the plane of Rwandan president Habyarimana was attacked and the genocide started. In 100 days, roughly 800,000 Tutsi and moderate Hutu were brutally killed.

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NOMINEES

FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

DRAMA SERIES CHARITÉ 2 UFA FICTION GmbH / Mia Film Germany

During the Second World War, the Charité is repeatedly shaken by Allied bomb raids. The young doctor Anni, her husband Artur, and her brother Otto desperately try to find the right way during dire times – constantly reaching their professional, ethical, and personal limits.

CRIMINAL: UK Idiotlamp Productions / Netflix United Kingdom

Within the walls of an interrogation room and with time running out, London investigators go after three suspects, each accused of a grievous crime.

DELHI CRIME Golden Karavan / SK Global Entertainment / Netflix India

As Delhi reels in the aftermath of a gang rape, DCP Vartika Chaturvedi leads a painstaking search for the culprits. Based on the 2012 Nirbhaya case.

EL JARDÍN DE BRONCE - SEASON 2 / THE BRONZE GARDEN HBO Latin America Originals / Pol-ka Argentina

The series follows the desperate struggle of Fabián Danubio in search for his daughter, Moira, who has inexplicably disappeared for ten years. Doberti and Fabián reunite in a case that is developed in two separate timelines. Meanwhile, Moira is struggling to deal with her trauma.

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2020 FESTIVAL

NOMINEES

FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

NON-ENGLISH LANGUAGE U.S. PRIMETIME PROGRAM 20TH ANNUAL LATIN GRAMMY AWARDSÂŽ Univision / The Latin Recording Academy United States of America

The 20th Annual Latin Grammy Awards honored international excellence in music and the legacy of The Latin Recording Academy, which nurtures, celebrates, honors, and elevates Latin music and its makers around the world and fosters the next generation through its Cultural Foundation.nce before he forgets it all.

LA REINA DEL SUR 2 - SEASON 2 Telemundo Global Studios / Netflix / AG Studios Colombia / Diagonal TV / Argos / JK Films United States of America

For the past eight years, Teresa Mendoza has lived incognito in Italy far away from her enemies. When they find her and kidnap her daughter Sofia, she must travel across the world to destroy all the obstacles in her way of recovering her child.

NO TE PUEDES ESCONDER Telemundo Global Studios / Netflix United States of America

Monica makes a deal with the DEA to testify against her ex-husband, the father of her daughter and the leader of a powerful Mexican mafia. Under the witness protection program, she moves to Spain with her daughter to start a new life. But, will she escape his watchful eye?

PRESO NO.1 Telemundo Global Studios / Keshet International United States of America

Mexican President Carmelo Alvarado falls victim to a conspiracy and is incarcerated. Determined to prove his innocence, recover his family, and obtain justice, Carmelo must find a way to escape prison and confront the corrupt system that brought him to power and later put him behind bars.

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NOMINEES

FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

NON-SCRIPTED ENTERTAINMENT CANTA COMIGO - SEASON 2 RecordTV / Endemol Shine Brasil Brazil

Singers must impress the majority of a 100-member jury. The greater the number of jury members who stand up at the end of the performance, the more chances the contestant has to get to the final.

FOLKEOPPLYSNINGEN – MAKE LILLESTRØM GREAT AGAIN / THE PUBLIC ENLIGHTENMENT - MAKE LILLESTRØM GREAT AGAIN Teddy TV / NRK Norway

Host Andreas Wahl and his editorial staff are trying to influence the school election project at Lillestrøm High School in Norway. By infiltrating the students’ social networks, while spreading propaganda and fake news, they are trying to make the smallest political party the election winner.

MASTERCHEF THAILAND – SEASON 3 Heliconia H Group Company Limited Thailand

MasterChef Thailand is a Thai competitive cooking reality show based on the original British series MasterChef. It is open to amateur and home chefs.

OLD PEOPLE’S HOME FOR 4 YEAR OLDS Endemol Shine Australia Australia

This factual series is based around a social experiment where a group of retirement home residents is brought together with a group of pre-schoolers to see the first-hand benefits that intergenerational contact can have on the elderly.

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NOMINEES

2020 FESTIVAL

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SHORT-FORM SERIES #MARTYISDEAD Bionaut / MALL.TV / cz.nic Czech Republic

When 15-year old Márty dies, his father follows the footprints of his digital life. Why did he die, and how could he have taken part in horrific incidents? Inspired by real cases of cyberbullying.

CONTENT Ludo Studio Australia

Welcome to Lucy’s phone. Lucy is not content with her boring AF existence. But when a car crash makes her a worldwide meme, her life changes course forever. And now that Lucy’s had a taste of internet fame... she’s addicted. And she will do ANYTHING to get it back.

MIL MANOS POR ARGENTINA / ONE THOUSAND HANDS FOR ARGENTINA Storylab Argentina / Atomic Lab / Flow Argentina

1,000 free hand and arm prostheses. As he travels north and south of the country, he will meet wonderful people and places, and accomplish his and thousands of people’s goals.

PEOPLE LIKE US – SEASON 2 Action for AIDS Singapore / Cheo Pictures / Pilgrim Pictures Singapore

People Like Us is a look into the lives of four gay men in Singapore. In Season 2, Joel and Ridzwan’s budding romance grows complicated while Isaac’s decadent lifestyle catches up on him. Rai meets someone special who plays hard to get. Will it be happily ever after?

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NOMINEES

2020 FESTIVAL

FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

TELENOVELA CHEN XI YUAN / LOVE AND DESTINY Zhejiang Huace Film & TV Co.,Ltd. / Croton Cultural Media Co., Ltd. / Gcoo Entertainment Co. Ltd. / Beijing IQIYI Science & Technology Co., Ltd. PR China

This is a love story between God of War Jiu Chen, and a young fairy maiden named Ling Xi. Ling Xi accidentally awakens Jiu Chen, who had been sleeping for fifty thousand years after he sealed the demon lord away.

NA CORDA BAMBA / ON THIN ICE Plural Entertainment Portugal Portugal

Lucia and Pipo believe they have committed the perfect crime. They live as a happy family with their three children until... the dead come back to life. Their family is hiding unimaginable ghosts. Sometimes, you need to commit a crime to cover up another one. Welcome to the Lobo family.

ÓRFÃOS DA TERRA / ORPHANS OF A NATION Globo Brazil

Several cultures, beliefs, dreams, accents and only one nation: Brazil. Surprised by passion while they escape a nation at war, Laila and Jamil land in Brazil. She is a Syrian refugee. He is a Lebanese employee of the powerful sheik Aziz Abdallah, who forced Laila to become one of his wives.

PEQUEÑA VICTORIA / VICTORIA SMALL ViacomCBS International Studios / Oficina Burman (A Company of The Media Pro Studio) Argentina

The birth of a baby girl brings four women together: Jazmín, Bárbara, Emma and Selva.

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2020 FESTIVAL

NOMINEES

FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

TV MOVIE/MINI-SERIES ELIS - VIVER É MELHOR QUE SONHAR Globo / Globo Filmes / Bravura Cinematográfica / Academia de Filmes Brazil

Intense and visceral, Elis Regina was a protagonist not only in the Brazilian musical scene but also of her own path. She put her heart and soul into the art of singing and living, sailed through different musical genres and faced personal dramas.

L’EFFONDREMENT / THE COLLAPSE Et Bim / Studio+ / Canal+ / Synchrone Media France

The Collapse focuses on the limits of industrial society, as eight groups of people undergo a sudden and forced energetic transition.

RESPONSIBLE CHILD Kudos / 72 Films / BBC Two United Kingdom

Based on a true story, Responsible Child follows Ray, a 12 year old boy who finds himself standing trial for murder. Told in two time frames, it follows his journey through the legal system and engages with the on-going debate around the appropriate age of criminal responsibility

THE FESTIVAL OF THE LITTLE GODS TBC / TBS Sparkle Japan

A man turns the bad into something positive and inspiring in hope of sending an encouraging message to those who have experienced similar setbacks in life through various disasters.

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2020 FESTIVAL

FESTIVAL

FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

2020 SIR PETER USTINOV TELEVISION SCRIPTWRITING AWARD

Hannah Westall

2020 SIR PETER USTINOV TELEVISION SCRIPTWRITING AWARD WINNER: HANNAH WESTALL, MIND THE GAP The Sir Peter Ustinov Television Scriptwriting Award is designed to motivate novice writers worldwide, and offer them the recognition and encouragement that might lead to a successful career in television scriptwriting. Entrants are asked to create a completed half-hour to one-hour English-language television drama script.

This year’s winner, from the UK, is Hannah Westall for her script, Mind the Gap. After a long obsession with storytelling of all kinds, particularly television, and achieving a First-Class Honors in her BA Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies degree, Hannah realized she wanted to be a Screenwriter. She started writing in 2015, when she became Deputy Head of Comedy at the Cardiff University Student Television Station: CUTV. After graduating, Hannah decided to undertake the MA Screenwriting program at London College of Communication. She wants to write stories for the screen that make audiences feel less alone, tackling issues such as mental health, and elevate diverse voices. About Mind the Gap When a young interracial couple are found dead in South London, their communities are pitted against each other in a war of blame and mistrust, and two old friends face an uneasy reunion in their efforts to find justice, whilst confronting their own prejudices.

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FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

2020 JCS INTERNATIONAL YOUNG CREATIVES AWARD

Dear Peace

Devil’s Ivy

2020 JCS INTERNATIONAL YOUNG CREATIVES AWARD WINNERS: The JCS International Young Creatives Award is designed to discover, recognize and foster young talent from around the world while creating a global conversation around Peace. Open to Non-US Citizens (Dual Ciizens included) aged 18-29, entrants submit a 1 minute video on this year’s theme “Stand Up For Peace - Everyday Heroes in these troubled times”. Visit iemmys.tv for more information and to watch this year’s winning videos along with previous winners. This year’s winners are: Dear Peace, Raphadu Maphoto (South Africa) The narrative revolves around a young boy who reflects on what peace means to him. The project is centered around the importance of teaching the younger generations about peace and how it positively impacts society as a whole. The youth plays a pivotal role in shaping the world that we live in, therefore, in these troubled times, the value of peace increases as it is a commodity to society.

Their Mornings

Devil’s Ivy, Wa Liu (PR China) Devil’s Ivy is a short film on the challenges and opportunities for peacemaking in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. As the invisible coronavirus speeds across the globe, it reveals issues embedded in our society long before the contagion. However, quarantine has also made us cherish the warmth of family bonds and mutual cooperation across nations. After all, resilience and compassion are the foundation of our humanity. Their Mornings, Mateo Auad (Argentina) This short film is a loving tribute dedicated to those people who courageously face the global pandemic and try to heal this world, either fighting from the front line or supporting those brave, almost anonymous, heroes.

For more information on JCS International, a Ronald S. Lauder company visit: www.jcs-international.org

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ViacomCBS congratulates the nominees & winners of the 2020 International Emmy Awards.


We are especially proud of ViacomCBS International Studios’ Pequeña Victoria (Victoria Small) on their nomination.


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JUDGING

FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

2020 SEMI-FINAL ROUND OF JUDGING

This Summer, the Semi-Final Round of Judging for the 2020 International Emmy® Awards competition took place mostly online, for the first time. From June to September, 26 Member companies hosted Jury panels. Our Hosts span 20 Countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Brazil, PR China, Cyprus, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden and the United States. The online judgings were powered by the Frame.io video review and collaboration platform. Semi-final Rounds of Judging are not only a crucial step in the judging process, but also a great networking opportunity for the Host, and for Jurors invited to participate in the competition. Jurors, selected by the Academy in collaboration with the Host, are television professionals involved in all sectors of the industry. Hosts have the opportunity to choose from two options: to organize a judging with sole branding for their company or to have outside sponsors for their event and become an International Emmy World Television Festival Sponsor.   A complete directory of the 2020 judging hosts and participants follows in this section along with information on how to become a Semi-Final Round of Judging Host, or Juror.

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NETFLIX PROUDLY CONGRATULATES OUR 2020

INTERNATIONAL EMMY AWARD NOMINEES ®

CRIMINAL UK DRAMA SERIES

DELHI CRIME

NINGUÉM TÁ OLHANDO

(NOBODY’S LOOKING) COMEDY

DRAMA SERIES

LA REINA DEL SUR SEASON 2

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2020 FESTIVAL

JUDGING

FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

THE ACADEMY WOULD LIKE TO THANK THE 2020 SEMI-FINAL HOSTS, JURORS & SEMI-FINAL COORDINATORS 2020 SEMI-FINAL HOSTS: activeTV Asia, Michael McKay – Singapore, Singapore Apple Tree Productions, Piv Bernth – Copenhagen, Denmark Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Michael Carrington – Sydney, Australia Bang Media/Millenasia, Keiko Bang –Mumbai, India

NBCUniversal International Networks, Marcello Coltro – Miami, USA Sato Company, Nelson Sato – Sao Paolo, Brazil Sonae FS, Andre Sampaio – Lisbon, Portugal Star Media, Vlad Ryashyn – Moscow, Russia Stripe Studios, Alex Breingan – Auckland, New Zealand Telemundo, Marcos Santana – Miami, USA.

Broadview TV, Leopold Hoesch – Cologne, Germany Buena Vista Originals, Mariana Perez – Buenos Aires, Argentina

2020 SEMI-FINAL COORDINATORS:

CTC Media, Vyacheslav Murugov – Moscow, Russia

Eve Cohen (Cyber Group Studios)

Cyber Group Studios, Pierre Sissmann – Paris, France

Hyunsoo Kim Schroeter (KBS)

Eccho Rights, Fredrik af Malmborg – Stockholm, Sweden

Minha Kang (KBS)

Endemol Shine Boomdog, Alejandro Rincon – Mexico City, Mexico

Louisa Lim (activeTV)

Fremantle, Sheila Hall Aguirre – Miami, USA

Emily Fisher (ABC Australia)

Globo TV, Carlos Schroder – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Kim Belov (CTC Media)

HBO Latin America, Flavia Vigio – Miami, USA

Galina Yuminova (CTC Media)

Helion Pictures, Steven Bawol – Paris, France

Nadia Rekhter (Star Media)

Huace Croton Media, Fang Ying – Zhejiang, China

Alesya Losminskaya (Star Media)

IMZ, Franz Patay – Vienna, Austria

Dora Ross (Telemundo)

Inside Content, Geraldine Gonard – Pamplona, Spain

Sandra Molina (NBCUniversal International)

KBS (Korea Broadcasting Company), Sung-dong Yang – Seoul, South Korea

Priscila Mizrahy (Globo)

Mesimvria, George Xinaris – Nicosia, Cyprus

Fernanda Christo (Globo)

Monday Production, Lasse Hallberg – Oslo, Norway

Roxana DeCandia (Buena Vista Originals)

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2020 FESTIVAL

JUDGING

FRI NOV 13 - SUN NOV 22

David Cerdas (Buena Vista Originals)

THANK YOU TO THE 2020 JURORS:

Renata Ishihama (Sato Company)

We thank the 1,000 + television experts - producers, performers, heads of channels, programming, distribution and acquisition executives…from around the world, that took time out of their busy schedules to participate in the International Emmy Awards competition. We especially appreciate their contribution during this challenging year.

Lisa Widén (ecchorights) Valeria Borovic (ecchorights) Barbara Gomez (HBO Latin America) Teddy Han (Huace Group) Li Ran (Huace Group) Lilly Paez (Fremantle)

A full directory of 2020 First Round, Second Round and Final Round of Jurors will be included in the International Academy’s official publication, International Emmy Magazine in January 2021. The directory can also be accessed on the iemmys.tv website on the Judging Process page.

Erica Sornede (Monday Productions) Teresa Morales (Inside Content) Bárbara Liaño (Inside Content) Christina Ioannou (Mesimvria) Doro Zauner (Broadview TV) Claudia Kruzik (IMZ) Georgina Jimenez (EndemolShine Boomdog) Hope Groucott (Stripe Studios) Sunaina Shenoy (Bang Media/Millenasia)

SPECIAL THANKS TO: Raphaëlle Mathieu (Cyber Group Studios) Sheril Youkyung Park (KBS) Rachael Nathan (ABC Australia) Olimpia Del Boccio (Telemundo) Duda Pereira (Globo) Katharina Jeschke (IMZ)

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BECOME A JUROR OR SEMI-FINAL ROUND OF JUDGING HOST: International television professionals interested in participating in the competition are invited to apply to become a juror for the 2021 season by sending your resume and short biography to the judging department at awardsdept@iemmys.tv. Academy Members interested in getting more involved in the judging process are encouraged to judge, and host an event in their region.   To be considered as a host for the 2021 Semi-Final Round of Judging, please contact Nathaniel Brendel, Senior Director, Emmy® Judging at nathaniel.brendel@ iemmys.tv.


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For more information about Entries, Awards, and how to become a juror or Semi-Final Round of Judging Host, email: awardsdept@iemmys.tv

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MEMBERSHIP, A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE Members can attend all Board Meetings; Panels, and Member Events that the Academy holds around the world and online. Members also have the exclusive opportunity to host Semi-Final Round of Judging events. Additional benefits include: Access to M+ (networking events) Access to exclusive Nominee VOD Player And more...Visit iemmys.tv for details!

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DECEMBER 9, 2020

CALL FOR ENTRIES

FEBRUARY 17, 2021

ENTER THE 2021 INTERNATIONAL EMMY® AWARDS COMPETITION Get ready! The 2021 International Emmy® Awards Competition Opens Wednesday, December 9, 2020.

THE INTERNATIONAL EMMY® AWARDS COMPETITION IN NUMBERS THIS YEAR THERE WERE ENTRIES FROM OVER..

SIXTY COUNTRIES, THAT UNDERWENT.. THREE ROUNDS OF JUDGING, BY OVER.. ONE THOUSAND JURORS, AND ACROSS..

TWENTY-EIGHT SEMI-FINAL JUDGING EVENTS, WHICH TOOK PLACE IN..

TWENTY-ONE CITIES, WHICH RESULTED IN.. SIXTY-FOUR NOMINEES, AND.. SIXTEEN WINNERS, THAT ARE PRESENTED AT..

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COMPETITION CLOSES

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WEDNESDAY

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FEBRUARY 17 2021

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