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September 30, 2021

The WNET Group Wins Four News & Documentary Emmy Awards

The WNET Group picked up four awards at the 42nd Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards this week.

American Masters — Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool won two awards for “Outstanding Arts and Culture Documentary” and “Outstanding Sound.” The documentary was co-produced with Firelight Media.

Nature‘s three-part series Primates won for “Outstanding Music Composition.”

And PBS NewsHour/PBS NewsHour Weekend‘s “Desperate Journey” received an Emmy Award for “Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Newscast”

Overall, PBS productions received 14 awards, the most of any organization.

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