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“Cosmic Shore,” “The Men Who Built America” up for Rockies

The NHK science series and Stephen David Entertainment's four-parter for History (pictured) are among the nominees for the upcoming Rockies Program Competition, to be held during the Banff World Media Festival in early June.
May 10, 2013

NHK science series The Cosmic Shore and History’s four-part miniseries The Men Who Built America are among the nominees for this year’s Rockies Program Competition, to be held during the Banff World Media Festival in early June.

Nominees for categories in the non-fiction and unscripted realm are as follows, with credits supplied by organizers of the Banff World Media Festival:

Children Programs (2+) – Non-Fiction

Dwylo’r Enfys (Rainbow Hands)

Produced by: Ceidiog Cyf for S4C (Wales, UK)

Aired on: Cyw

Produced in: United Kingdom

Executive Producer: Nia Ceidiog

Erde An Zukunft (Earth to Future) – Meals Without Meat: Schnitzel Without Schnitzel

Produced by: tvision GmbH

Aired on: KiKA – Der Kinderkanal von ARD und ZDF

Produced in: Germany

Executive Producer: Matthias Huff

Hosted by: Felix Seibert-Daiker

Nick News with Linda Ellerbee – Kids For Sale: Slavery in Ghana

Produced by: Nickelodeon

Aired on: English

Produced in: USA

Executive Producer: Linda Ellerbee

Hosted by: Linda Ellerbee

The Kamaishi Miracle

Produced by: NHK

Aired on: NHK

Produced in: Japan

Executive Producer: Naofumi Nakamura

 

Youth – Non-Fiction Programs

Bente’s Voice

Produced by: VPRO Television

Aired on: Channel 3

Produced in: Netherlands

Executive Producer: Sanne van Nieuwenhuijzen

My Father

Produced by: Idea Productions, VPRO Television

Aired on: Channel 3

Produced in: Netherlands

Producer: Chantal van der Horst

Stefpacking

Produced by: VPRO Television

Aired on: Channel 3

Produced in: Germany

Executive Producer: Hollandse Helden

Starring: Jan Josef Liefers, Jessica Schwarz

Soul Birds

Produced by: Filmpunkt GmbH, Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR)

Aired on: ARD

Produced in: Germany

Executive Producer: Stefan Tolz, Thomas Riedelsheimer

Documentary-style Reality Programs

24 Hours in A&E

Produced by: The Garden Prods

Aired on: CHANNEL 4

Produced in: United Kingdom

Documentary Love: A Mother’s Love Never Ends

Produced by: MBC (Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation)

Aired on: MBC (Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation)

Produced in: South Korea

Junior Doctors: Your Life In Their Hands

Produced by: BBC Productions

Aired on: BBC3

Produced in: United Kingdom

Executive Producer: Rachel Arnold

Starring: Aki Fukutomi, Amieth Yogarajah, Andy Steval, Ben Allin, Lucy Hollingworth, Milla Marinova, Priya Mangat, Sameer Bahal

The Great British Bake Off

Produced by: Love

Aired on: BBC Two

Produced in: United Kingdom

Executive Producer: Kieran Smith, Anna Beattie, Emma Willis

Environmental and Wildlife Programs

Africa

Produced by: BBC/Discovery Channel/CCTV9/France Television

Aired on: Discovery Channel

Produced in: USA, United Kingdom, France

Executive Producer: Michael Gunton, Mike Masland, Robert Zakin, Susan Winslow

Hosted by: David Attenborough

Punaisen Metsän Hotelli (Red Forest Hotel)

Produced by: Luxian Productions

Aired on: Yle, TV1

Produced in: China, Finland

Executive Producer: Mika Koskinen

The Nature of Things – Andean Adventure

Produced by: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Aired on: CBC

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Sue Dando

Hosted by: David Suzuki

Shattered Ground

Produced by: Zoot Pictures Inc.

Aired on: CBC

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Leslea Mair

History & Biography Programs

Munich 72 – The End of an Olympic Summer Dream

Produced by: Spiegel TV

Aired on: ARD – German Television

Produced in: Germany, Austria, Israel

Executive Producer: Spiegel TV

Mussolini – The Living Deadman

Produced by: Rai Radiotelevisione Italiana

Aired on: Rai

Produced in: Italy

Executive Producer: Federica De Micheli

The Men Who Built America

Produced by: Stephen David Entertainment

Aired on: History

Produced in: USA

Executive Producer: Stephen David, Tim W. Kelly, Dirk Hoogstra, Russ McCarroll, Paul Cabana

The War of 1812 – Been There, Won That

Produced by: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Aired on: CBC Television

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Michael Claydon

Hosted by: Peter Keleghan

 

Investigative & Current Affairs Programs

 A World Beyond Humans

Produced by: ARTE France & Cineteve

Aired on: ARTE

Produced in: France

Executive Producer: Estelle Mauriac

Afghanistan – The Price of Revenge

Produced by: Point du Jour

Aired on: France 3

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Luc Martin Gousset

Backlight – Soldiers on the Roof

Produced by: Sarphati Media

Aired on: Channel 2

Produced in: Netherlands

Executive Producer: Sarphati Media

Tears of Lost Souls – North Korean Refugees

Produced by: Korean Broadcasting System

Aired on: Korean Broadcasting System

Produced in: South Korea

Executive Producer: Gun-Hyup Lee

 

Popular Science & Technology Programs

Homo Artificus

Produced by: Russia Television and Radio

Aired on: TV Channel Russia

Produced in: Russia

Executive Producer: Katerina Pavlova

Seven Ages of Starlight

Produced by: BBC Vision Productions

Aired on: BBC4

Produced in: Great Britain

Executive Producer: Helen Thomas

The Cosmic Shore

Produced by: NHK

Aired on: NHK

Produced in: Japan

Executive Producer: Hideki Tazuke, Hiroyuki Ishii

Hosted by: Satoshi Fukukawa

Wonders of Life – Expanding Universe

Produced by: BBC Vision Productions

Aired on: BBC2

Produced in: Great Britain

Executive Producer: Andrew Cohen

Hosted by: Brian Cox

 

Social & Humanitarian Documentaries

The Age of Anxiety

Produced by: Associated Producers Ltd.

Aired on: CBC

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Simcha Jacobovici

Warrior for Love

Produced by: Dijkwerk, SJB Media

Aired on: Channel 2

Produced in: Netherlands

Why Poverty? Welcome to the World

Produced by: Century Films

Aired on: Global broadcast

Produced in: United Kingdom, Cambodia, Sierra Leone

Executive Producer: Mette Hoffmann Meyer, Nick Fraser, Don Edkins

Women, Keeping the World Turning

Produced by: Point du Jour and Documentary Japan Inc

Produced in: France, Japan

Executive Producer: Luc Martin Gousset

 

Branded Entertainment

(Ek Nayi Maa Ka Safar) The Tara Sharma Show – Thailand: Travel with Kids

Produced by: The 120 Media Collective

Aired on: Colors / Nickelodeon

Produced in: India

Executive Producer: Roopak Saluja & Mel D’Souza

Starring: Tara Sharma Saluja, Roopak Saluja, Zen Saluja & Kai Saluja

Hosted by: Tara Sharma Saluja

 

Recipe to Riches – Season 2

Produced by: Temple Street Productions Ltd

Aired on: Food Network Canada

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Ivan Schneeberg, David Fortier, Blair Harley, Gerry McKean, Emily Morgan

Starring: Laura Calder, Dana McCauley, Tony Chapman

Hosted by: Jesse Palmer

 

Cross-Platform Project – Non-Fiction Programs

Here at Home

Produced by: National Film Board of Canada

Aired on: http://athome.nfb.ca

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Hugues Sweeney

Targeting the Electorate: How Are You Being Targeted?

Produced by: Secret Location

Aired on: PBS.org

Produced in: USA

Executive Producer: James Milward, David Fanning, Raney Aronson Rath

The Defector: Escape from North Korea Interactive Experience

Produced by: Fathom Film Group

Aired on: experience.thedefectormovie.com

Produced in: Canada, South Korea

Executive Producer: Ann Shin

WebGeol

Produced by: Ideacom international

Aired on: ARTE

Produced in: Canada, France

Executive Producer: Josette Normandeau

 

Webseries – Non-Fiction Programs

Battlefront (Series 4) – Ava

Produced by: Raw

Aired on: 4OD

Produced in: United Kingdom

Executive Producer: Lucy Willis

Beyond Wanderlust – The New Nomads

Produced by: Blue Ant Media, Travel + Escape

Aired on: TravelandEscape.ca/NewNomads

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Garine Tcholakian

Leaving Kangirsuk

Produced by: TV5 Quebec Canada, Les productions Pied de biche

Aired on: TV5.ca

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Marie-Claude Fournier and Benoit Beaudoin

The Elected – Real World Lessons in Ontario Politics

Produced by: TVO

Aired on: English

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Rick Nye

 

Arts & Performing Arts Programs

A History of Art in Three Colours – Blue

Produced by: BBC

Aired on: BBC Four

Produced in: United Kingdom

Executive Producer: Jonty Claypole

Presented by: Dr James Fox

American Masters – Inventing David Geffen

Produced by: THIRTEEN’S American Masters

Aired on: PBS

Produced in: USA

Executive Producer: Susan Lacy

Fake or Fortune

Produced by: BBC Productions

Aired on: BBC ONE

Produced in: United Kingdom

Executive Producer: Simon Shaw

Hosted by: Philip Mould, Fiona Bruce

West Wind: The Vision of Tom Thomson

Produced by: White Pine Pictures

Aired on: Bravo

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Peter Raymont

 

Lifestyle & Information Programs

Chasing Happiness

Produced by: Very Pte Ltd

Aired on: Channel NewsAsia

Produced in: Singapore

Executive Producer: Helen Sim, Angeline Swee

Embarrassing Bodies: Live From the Clinic

Produced by: Maverick Prods

Aired on: Channel 4

Produced in: United Kingdom

Starring: Dr. Cristian Jessen and Dr. Dawn Harper

In the Eye of God

Produced by: TVP2

Aired on: TVP2

Produced in: Poland

Starring: Wojciech Krolikowski

Pitchin’ In

Produced by: Frantic Films

Aired on: Food Network Canada

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Jamie Brown & Daniel Gelfant

Hosted by: Lynn Crawford

 

Reality Programs

DIY SOS: The Big Build – Chesterfield

Produced by: BBC

Aired on: BBC1

Produced in: United Kingdom

Executive Producer: Simon Knight

Starring: Nick Knowles, Mark Millar, Chris Frediani, Julian Perryman, and Billy Berne

Redemption Inc.

Produced by: Proper Television Inc

Aired on: CBC

Produced in: Canada

Executive Producer: Guy O’Sullivan, Cathie James

The Apprentice Series 8

Produced by: Boundless, FremantleMedia UK

Aired on: BBC

Produced in: United Kingdom

Executive Producer: Michele Kurland

Starring: Lord Sugar, Nick Hewer, Karren Brady

Undateables

Produced by: Betty TV

Aired on: Channel 4

Produced in: United Kingdom

Executive Producer: Vicky Hamburger, Walter Iuzzolino

 

The Banff World Media Festival takes place in Banff, Alberta from June 9-12.

 

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