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February 22, 2018

WNET Receives 20 New York Emmy Award Nominations

Today, the New York Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominations for the 61st Annual New York Emmy Awards. Overall, WNET received 20 nominations. Broken down, THIRTEEN received 5, WLIW received 9 and NJTV received 6.

The 2018 New York Emmy Awards will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018.

HISTORICAL/CULTURAL: PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT

MetroFocus, “Home in McSorley’s” (WLIW). David Brown, Executive Producer; Will Jones, Producer; Steve Thompson, Editor.

State of the Arts, “Jazz in the Key of Ellison” (NJTV). Eric Schultz, Producer/Director.

HISTORICAL/CULTURAL: PROGRAM/SPECIAL

Treasures of New York: Holocaust Memorial & Tolerance Center (WLIW). Hillary Sieber, Producer/Writer; Eva Rosenberg, Associate Producer; Diane Masciale, Executive Producer.

RELIGION

The Four Sons and All Their Sons: A Passover Tale (THIRTEEN). Allen Oren, Producer.

WRITER: PROGRAM

Sandra King (NJTV).

HEALTH/SCIENCE: PROGRAM/SPECIAL

Treasures of New York: Jerome L. Greene Science Center (WLIW). Mary Lockhart, Executive Producer; Ally Gimbel, Producer/Writer; Diane Masciale; Executive Producer.

BUSINESS/CONSUMER

Playing by the Rules: Ethics at Work “The Whistleblower” (WLIW). Mary Lockhart, Executive Producer; Mary Ann Rotondi, Producer/Director; Sheelah Kolhatkar, Host.

Playing by the Rules: Ethics at Work “Ask Why” (WLIW). Bryan Myers, Producer/Writer; Mary Lockhart, Executive Producer/Director; Sheelah Kolhatkar, Host.

Playing by the Rules: Ethics at Work “The Run Coal Memos” (WLIW). Bryan Myers, Producer/Writer; Mary Lockhart, Executive Producer/Director; Sheelah Kolhatkar, Host.

MILITARY

Military Medicine: Beyond the Battlefield (NJTV). Sally Garner, Executive Producer/Writer; Ally Gimbel, Producer; Rachel Kahn Taylor, Researcher/PA.

SOCIETAL CONCERNS: PROGRAM/SPECIAL

NJ Docs “The Rink” (NJTV). Rebecca Fasanello, Host/Producer; Liz Muentes, Coordinating Producer; Bob Keuler, Editor.

Treasures of New York: Settlement Houses (WLIW). Rebecca Fasanello, Producer; Erick Charles, Assistant Editor; Diane Masciale, Executive Producer

DOCUMENTARY

An Unknown Country (THIRTEEN). Eva Zelig, Producer/Director/Writer; Terence Taylor, Producer/Editor.

MAGAZINE PROGRAM

State of the Arts “Murder on the Orient Express, Jazz Pianist Bill Charlap, Photographer Helen M. Stummer, and Toy World. March 19, 2017. (NJTV). Susan Wallner, Producer; Eric Schultz, Producer.

LIFESTYLE PROGRAM

Treasures of New York: Rails-to-Trails (WLIW). Ellen Sherman, Producer; Marisa Wong, Coordinating Producer; Diane Masciale, Executive Producer.

PROMOTION: PROGRAM PROMO- IMAGE

THIRTEEN March Image Spot (THIRTEEN). Daena McBride, Executive Producer; Jennifer Pane-Abrahamson, Producer/Writer/Editor.

COMMERCIAL

Passport Spots (THIRTEEN). Daena McBride, Executive Producer; Andrew Berg, Writer/Producer; Jennifer Pane-Abrahamson, Producer/Writer. Felicia van Os, Creative Direction & Motion Graphics; Russ Spaid, Motion Graphics.

COMMUNITY PUBLIC SERVICE PSA’S

Bright by Text (THIRTEEN). Daena McBride, Executive Producer; Andrew Berg, Writer/Producer. Russ Spaid, Creative Direction; Tsia Moses, Production Manager ; Janice Fuld, Associate Education Director.

PUBLIC CURRENT COMMUNITY AFFAIRS: COMMUNITY SERIES

Healthy Minds with Dr. Jeff Borenstein (WLIW). Jeffrey Borenstein M.D., Host.

NEWS SPECIAL

In Your Neighborhood: Asbury Park (NJTV). Phil Alongi, Executive Producer.

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