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June 30, 2021

The New York Emmys Recognize The WNET Group Productions with 28 Award Nominations

Today, the New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced the nominations for the 64th Annual New York Emmy Awards. Overall, The WNET Group received 28 nominations. Broken down, THIRTEEN received 10, WLIW/ALL ARTS received 14, NJ PBS received 2, and The WNET Group received 2.

The NY Emmy Awards will be presented in the fall, whether virtually or in-person will be determined in the coming weeks, along with the date and time of the ceremony. Below is the complete list of nominated programs and categories.


ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT – LONG FORM CONTENT (LONGER THAN 10 MINUTES)

Broadway Sandwich: “Beautiful” And “Hadestown” (ALL ARTS).

Broadway Sandwich: “The Cher Show” And “Beetlejuice” (ALL ARTS).

IMMERSIVE.WORLD (WLIW/ALL ARTS).

HUMAN INTEREST – LONG FORM CONTENT (LONGER THAN 10 MINUTES)

Rescue Recovery & Healing: The 9/11 Memorial Glade Dedication (ALL ARTS).

ENTERTAINMENT – LONG FORM CONTENT (LONGER THAN 10 MINUTES)

Rufus Wainwright – Unfollow The Rules: The Paramour Session (ALL ARTS).

Hip Hop Nutcracker (WLIW21/ALL ARTS).

ENVIRONMENT/SCIENCE – SHORT FORM CONTENT (UP TO 10 MINUTES)

Climate Artists: Enzo Barracco (ALL ARTS).

Climate Artists: Elegy For The Arctic (ALL ARTS).

Climate Artists: Kapu Collective (ALL ARTS).

Climate Artists: Climate Speaks (ALL ARTS).

INFORMATIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL – SHORT FORM CONTENT (UP TO 10 MINUTES)

Take on Fake: 8 Tips For Debunking Fake News (THIRTEEN).

COMMUNITY SERVICE

WNET Community Service 2020 (The WNET Group).

CHILDREN/YOUTH (12 AND UNDER) – LONG FORM CONTENT (LONGER THAN 10 MINUTES)

Let’s Learn NYC (THIRTEEN).

HISTORICAL/CULTURAL – SHORT FORM CONTENT (UP TO 10 MINUTES)

Understanding LGBTQ+ Identity: We’wha (THIRTEEN).

SOCIETAL CONCERNS – SHORT FORM CONTENT (UP TO 10 MINUTES)

Freedom To Breathe: Social Justice Is Climate Justice (THIRTEEN).

CONTINUING COVERAGE

NJ Spotlight News “Wrongfully Convicted” (NJ PBS).

OVERALL EXCELLENCE

The WNET Group 2019/2020 (The WNET Group).

WRITER – SPOT ANNOUNCEMENT

December Image Spot (THIRTEEN).

GRAPHIC ARTS – ART DIRECTION

Let’s Learn NYC Graphics Package (THIRTEEN).

HUMAN INTEREST – SHORT FORM CONTENT (UP TO 10 MINUTES)

NYC-ARTS: Music Under New York “Eyeglasses” (THIRTEEN).

INTERVIEW/DISCUSSION – LONG FORM CONTENT (LONGER THAN 10 MINUTES)

Famous Cast Words: Amber Gray (ALL ARTS).

Famous Cast Words: Emilio Delgado (ALL ARTS).

NYC-ARTS “Elegance And Artistry: Pianist Leif Ove Andsnes” (THIRTEEN).

HISTORICAL/CULTURAL – SHORT FORM CONTENT (UP TO 10 MINUTES)

State of the Arts “NJ Women Vote” (NJ PBS).

SPECIAL EVENT COVERAGE – EDITED

All-Star Orchestra “From Italy And Hungary With Love” (THIRTEEN).

AUDIO – POST PRODUCTION

All-Star Orchestra “From Italy And Hungary With Love” (THIRTEEN).

DOCUMENTARY CULTURAL

Under The Greenwood Tree (WLIW/ALL ARTS).

Transcending – The Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center Celebrates 50 Years (WLIW/ALL ARTS).

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