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Two PBS Documentaries Receive 2013 Oscar Nominations

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On January 10, 2013, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences revealed the nominees for the 85th Academy Awards. Winners will be announced during a live telecast on February 24.

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PBS programs receive six 2013 Producers Guild Award Nominations

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On January 2, the Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced motion picture and long-form television nominations for the 2013 Producers Guild Awards (24th Annual). PBS programs received five nominations, including two in the Long-Form Television category.

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PBS Announces Winter/Spring 2013 Lineup

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The Crawley family’s fate hangs in the balance when MASTERPIECE CLASSIC “Downton Abbey, Season 3” returns in January. A bonanza of new dramas and documentaries — and the return of several other hit series — means a powerful winter/spring season for PBS.

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PBS programs receive seven 2012 IDA Documentary Award Nominations

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On October 22, International Documentary Association (IDA) announced nominations for the 2012 IDA Documentary Awards. PBS programs received seven nominations, including two for THE CENTRAL PARK FIVE, and swept nominations in the Best Continuing Series Award category.

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PBS Programs Receive Nine News & Documentary Emmys

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PBS programs won nine News & Documentary Emmy Awards, the most earned by any organization, when the 33rd Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards were given out October 1st by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) at the Time Warner Center in New York City.

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PBS Programs Win 11 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards

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Winners of the Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards were given out September 15 by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and PBS programs took home 11 awards – the third highest among all networks. MASTERPIECE programs received seven awards, including four for “Great Expectations” and two for “Downton Abbey, Season 2.”

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PBS Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month September 15 - October 15, 2012

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PBS celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month 2012 with a lineup of programming that entertains, informs and explores the culture of Hispanic and Latino Americans.

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PBS Announces Fall 2012 Lineup

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The runaway British hit CALL THE MIDWIFE, a new drama that depicts midwifery in 1950s London, kicks off the PBS 2012 fall season with a six-part Sunday-night run that begins September 30.

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PBS Programs Receive 58 Primetime Emmy® Award Nominations

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PBS received 58 nominations for the 64th Primetime Emmy® Awards, the most ever for public media. The nominees were announced July 19, 2012 by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

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PBS Programs Nominated for 37 News & Documentary Emmys

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PBS programs received 37 nominations for the 33rd Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards, the second most earned by any organization. The nominees were announced July 12, 2012 by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS). The awards honor programming distributed during the 2011 calendar year.

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PBS, ITVS and POV Unveil Strategy for Mission-Focused Content and New Broadcast Night for Landmark Indie Series

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PBS, ITVS and POV today announced a new strategy to bolster the mission-focused, independently produced content centered largely around its landmark series POV and Independent Lens, which together provide a year-round broadcast footprint for independent filmmakers on public television.

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PBS Honors Veterans This May with Special Programs for Memorial Day

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PBS honors the service of men and women in uniform with broadcasts of new and encore programs during May and on Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, 2012. Now an annual tradition in its 23rd year, the NATIONAL MEMORIAL DAY CONCERT, hosted by Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna with a star-studded lineup of performers, will air live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol on Sunday, May 27.

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PBS Offers Expansive Slate of New Programming This Summer

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PBS unveiled today an expansive summer line-up featuring a diverse array of new programming.

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PBS and Producers Receive Nine Webby Award Nominations

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On April 10, nominees and honorees for the 16th Annual Webby Awards were announced. In total, PBS and PBS producers received nine nominations, and an additional 10 were selected as honorees. The Webby Awards honor excellence on the Internet and are presented by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences.

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PBS Programs Win Seven Peabody Awards

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Winners of the 71st Annual Peabody Awards were announced April 4, and PBS programs were honored with seven wins, more than any other organization. Other public media outlets won an additional six trophies. Combined, public media took home more than a third of the 38 awards. PBS congratulates our PBS producer recipients, as well as our colleagues in public media.

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