rose d’or nominees unveiled
Geneva, 26 April 2013- The nominees for the 2013 Rose d’Or were announced today by EUROVISION, organizers of the prestigious international entertainment programme awards.
The winners will be decided at the 52nd Rose d’Or Awards, which will be held in Brussels on 30 May 2013. The Rose d’Or Awards define the gold standard of excellence and achievement in entertainment programming.
Annika Nyberg Frankenhaeuser, EUROVISION Media Director said: “The quality and number of entries received in 2013 is exceptional and the judges have chosen top-quality nominees. The Rose d’Or are the awards that programme-makers covet the most because they symbolize the pinnacle of success for entertainment programming.”
This year Rose d’Or Awards will be given in the following categories: Game Show, Reality & Factual Entertainment, Sitcom, Comedy, Entertainment, and Arts. Nominees come from as far afield as Australia, USA, Spain, Germany, Austria, Belgium, and the Netherlands. The UK leads the field with 10 programmes submitted to the final round of judging.
The winners will be announced at an evening celebration, hosted by Dutch TV celebrity Lucille Werner in the presence of Princess Astrid and Prince Lorenz of Belgium.
You can register for the Rose d’Or on www.rosedor.com which also gives you automatic access to the Media Summit Focus Day. The Media Summit is an event for programme-makers and content producers to learn from world-changing innovators and visionaries.
LIST OF NOMINEES
GAME SHOW Oh Sit! The GurinCompany, 405 Productions, Raquel Productions, Warner Horizon for The CW USA JokoagainstKlaas – The Duel around the World EndemolDeutschland /Florida TV GmbH for ProSieben Germany Smart Face Dori Media/ProduccionesMandarina for Cuatro Spain
REALITY AND FACTUAL ENTERTAINMENT Derren Brown: Apocalypse Part 1 Objective Productions for Channel 4 UK Make Bradford British Love Productions for Channel 4 UK Jobs withoutFrontiers Sputnik Media for Eén Belgium
SITCOMS Spy Hat Trick Productions for British Sky Broadcasting UK The Thick of It British Broadcasting Corporation UK TwentyTwelve British Broadcasting Corporation UK
COMEDY Cardinal Burns Left Bank Pictures for Channel 4 UK The Revolution Will Be Televised Hat Trick Productions for British Broadcasting Corporation UK What If? Shelter for VMMa Belgium
ENTERTAINMENT The Dino Show Men atWork TV Produkties for NTR Netherlands Let’s Dance for Sport Relief Whizz Kid Entertainment for British Broadcasting Corporation UK Gruen Sweat Zapruder’s Other Films/ABC for Australian Broadcasting Corporation Australia
ARTS Freddie Mercury: The Great Pretender Eagle Rock Entertainment for British Broadcasting Corporation UK London : The Modern Babylon BBC Films/BFI/Nitrate Film for British Broadcasting Corporation UK Just Ballet Seven Film und Postproduction GmbH for ZDF/3SAT Austria
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