Rookies in Int'l Emmys news noms
It's the first time Hong Kong, Romania, Russia and the Philippines have received news nominations, the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences said Tuesday. The news honors for the International Emmys will be held Sept. 24 at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers, at the same time the U.S. News and Documentary Emmys are handed out.
Nominated in the news category are: "Bandila: The Subic Rape Case Promulgation," ABS-CBS (The Philippines); "Channel 4 News: Lebanon Endgame,"
ITN-Channel 4 News (United Kingdom); "Jornal Nacional: Caravana JN," Elections Globo TV (Brazil); and "Pro TV News: Tibetans at the Chinese Border," Pro TV (Romania).
Nominated in the current events category are: "Baghdad: A Doctor's Story," Guardian Films-BBC Two (United Kingdom); "Hot Line:" The Candelaria Slaughter," TV Globo (Brazil); "Special Reporter: Vyacheslav Gunskiy's Studio -- The Zone of Love," Vyacheslav Grunskiy's Studio for TV Channel Russia (Russia); and "Sunday Report: Give Us a Hand! Help Us Live!" Television Broadcasts Ltd., Hong Kong.