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Participant Media Documentaries Receive Seven 2015 Emmy® Nominations


 

 

 

Participant’s nominations for Primetime Emmy® Awards include:

CITIZENFOUR                                                                                                                                               

Exceptional Merit In Documentary Filmmaking

Outstanding Directing For Nonfiction Programming


Outstanding Cinematography For Nonfiction Programming


Outstanding Picture Editing For Nonfiction Programming

 

The Great Invisible

Exceptional Merit In Documentary Filmmaking

 

The 2015 Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony will take place on September 20 in downtown Los Angeles. For the complete list of nominees, click here.

 

News & Documentary Emmy® Awards nominations include:

Ivory Tower - Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting-Long Form

The Unknown Known - Outstanding Historical Programming-Long-Form

 

The News & Documentary Emmy® Awards will be presented on September 28 in New York City. For the complete list of nominees, click here.

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Founded in 2004 by Jeff Skoll, Participant Media’s (www.participantmedia.com) content combines the power of a good story well told with opportunities for real world impact and awareness around the most pressing global issues of our time. As an industry content leader, Participant annually produces up to six narrative feature films, five documentary films, three episodic television series, and more than 40 hours of digital short form programming, through its digital subsidiary SoulPancake—all aimed at entertainment that inspires social awareness and engaging audiences to participate in positive social change. Participant’s content and social impact mandate speaks directly to the rise of today’s “conscious consumer,” representing over 2 billion consumers who are compelled to make impactful content a priority focus. Through its worldwide network of traditional and digital distribution, aligned with partnerships with key non-profit and NGO organizations, Participant is positioned uniquely within the industry to engage a rapidly growing audience while bringing global awareness and action to today’s most vital issues.

Participant’s more than 80 films, including Spotlight, Contagion, Lincoln, The Help, He Named Me Malala, The Look of Silence, CITIZENFOUR, Food, Inc. and An Inconvenient Truth, have collectively earned 56 Academy Award® nominations and 12 wins, including Best Picture for Spotlight and Best Foreign Language Film for A Fantastic Woman. Participant’s digital entertainment division, SoulPancake (www.soulpancake.com), is an award-winning provider of thought-provoking, joyful, and uplifting digital content including such widely popular series as Kid President and The Science of Happiness and reaches an audience of nearly 9 million fans. Follow Participant Media on Twitter and on Facebook and Instagram. Follow SoulPancake on Twitter and on Facebook and Instagram.