Int’l Emmy Awards announce nominees

Factual and unscripted nominees include Gerard Depardieu: grandeur Nature (pictured), Interrupt this Program and My Son the Jihadi.
September 26, 2016

The nominees for the 2016 International Emmys have been announced by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, with nods given to unscripted and factual programming from Columbia, France, Canada, Japan, South Korea, Argentina, UK, Germany, Brazil, U.S. and Sweden. The winners will be announced on Nov. 21 at the Hilton New York Hotel.

And the nominees are:

Arts Programming

Justin Webster Productions / Discovery Networks Latin America / Caracol Televisión

Gérard Depardieu: grandeur Nature (Gérard Depardieu: out of Frame) (pictured)
Kaliste Productions / Richard Melloul Productions / France Télévisions

Interrupt this Program (Resilient Cities)
Noble Television & Storypark Inc.

NonFictionW_Satsuei-Kantoku Karry-Mimura no Hiroshima (NonFictionW_The Man who Shot Hiroshima)
Wowow inc. / Kmax Co.,Ltd


KBS Documentary Gong Gam: Mom & Clarinet
Korean Broadcasting System / Upright Media
South Korea

Madres de Plaza de Mayo – La Historia (Mothers of Plaza de Mayo – The Story)
El Perro en la Luna / Tv Pública / Canal Encuentro / Asociación Madres de plaza de Mayo

My Son the Jihadi
True Vision Productions
United Kingdom

War of Lies
Zischlermann Filmproduktion

Non-English U.S. Primetime Program

Fox Networks Group Latin America / National Geographic Channels Latin America / NatGeo Mundo / Nativa Productions
United States of America

La Banda
FremantleMedia Latin America / Syco / Univision / Saban
United States of America

Francisco, El Jesuita
Anima Films / The History Channel Latin America / Telemundo / Claro-Video / DirecTV
United States of America

Un Viaje con Fidel (A Trip with Fidel)
CNN en Español

Non-Scripted Entertainment

Formata Producoes e Conteúdo

Allt För Sverige (The Great Swedish Adventure)
Meter Television / Sveriges Television

Studio Lambert
United Kingdom

I Can See Your Voice
South Korea


About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.