UK scores 8 nominations at the International Emmy Awards 2007

The full and final list of nominees for the 9 categories in the 35th International Emmy Awards 2007 have just been revealed by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, today in France.

TV programs and actors from the United Kingdom (UK) collectively snatched the most number of nominations, with a total of eight (8).

UK's entries are nominated in 8 out of 9 categories which include Arts Programming, Best Performance by an Actress, Comedy, Documentary, Drama Series, Non-Scripted Entertainment, TV Movie / Mini-Series and Best Performance by an Actor, for Oscar winner Jim Broadbent in The Street.

UK, thru its network BBC, has already been awarded with two International Emmy Awards for News and Current Affairs Categories last month.

South American country comes in close 2nd with one category less than UK. It has 7 nominations: Arts Programming, Best Performance by an Actor, Best Performance by an Actress, Children & Young People, Comedy, Drama Series and TV Movie / Mini-Series.

Japan, top Asian country on the list, has 4 nominations (Arts Programming, Comedy, Non-Scripted Entertainment and Documentary), followed by South Africa with one nominee each in Best Performance by an Actress, Comedy and Drama categories.

With 2 citations this year are People's Republic of China, Germany, Denmark and the Netherlands while one each for Hongkong (PR China), France, Singapore, Poland, Australia, Argentina, Spain and the first time nominee Colombia.

Philippines' shortlisted semi-finalist shows such as Sa Piling Mo (In Your Arms) and Super Inggo, both from ABS-CBN Network, failed to be included in the final list of International Emmy Awards nominees.

(nominees are in bold letters)

Smile, NHK, Japan
“Tradernity” Trilogy, Eastern Multimedia Group, Taiwan, China
Ballet Changed By Life: Ballet Hoo, A Diverse Production for Channel 4, United Kingdom
Simon Schama's Power Of Art: Bernini, British Broadcasting Corporation, United Kingdom
Car Men, Nederlandse Programma Stichting, Czech Television , Arte France, Dutch Cultural Broadcasting Fund, CoBo Fund, The Netherlands
False Waltz, Orkater & AVRO Television, The Netherlands
Leonora Carrington, As Well As Fast, Canal 22, Mexico
Elis Regina Special: All My Life, TV Globo, Brazil

Guo Jia Ming, My Own Private, Deutschland China Movie Channel, China
Bobby AuYeung Chun Wah, Dicey Business, Television Broadcasts Limited, Hong Kong, China
Jim Broadbent, The Street, Granada Television for BBC One, United Kingdom
Matt Lucas, Wind in The Willows Box, TV Ltd for BBC One, United Kingdom
Pierre Bokma, The Chosen One, VPRO Television and IdtV Film BV, The Netherlands
Massimo Dapporto, Giovanni Falcone: The Judge, RaiFiction, Palomar Endemol, Italy
Marcos Caruso, Pages of Life, TV Globo, Brazil
Lazaro Ramos, Snakes & Lizards, TV Globo Brazil
Jose Wilker, Amazonia, TV Globo, Brazil

Brenda Ngxoli, Home Affairs, Penguin Films, South Africa
Charmaine Sheh Sze Man, The Dance of Passion, Television Broadcasts Limited, Hong Kong, China
Victoria Wood, Housewife 49, ITV Productions, United Kingdom
Sarah Parish, Recovery, Tiger Aspect for BBC One, United Kingdom
Ane Dahl Torp, Deep Cover, NRK Drama, SVT Drama, DR TV-Drama, with support from the Nordvision Fund, Norway
Muriel Robin, Marie Besnard - The Poisoner, Ramona, RTBF, To Do Today Productions, France
Lilia Cabral, Pages of Life, TV Globo, Brazil
Debora Bloch, Amazonia, TV Globo, Brazil

Super Inggo, ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation, The Philippines
The Arena, Mediacorp TV Singapore Pte Ltd, Singapore
,strike>Pocoyo, Granada Kids, Zinkia Entertainmen,t United Kingdom
Mortified, Australian Children’s Television Foundation, Enjoy Entertainment, Australia
The Magic Tree, TVP SA, Poland
Teddy United, Koncern TV & Filmproduktion, Denmark
Túkiti, crecí de una... (Tukiti, I grew up...), RCTV Venezuela and Alter Productions, Venezuela
Nutty Boy, TVE Brasil, Brazil

NEO-Office Chuckles, NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation), Japan
Sorted, TOM Pictures and South African Broadcasting Corporation, South Africa
The Royle Family, Granada Productions, United Kingdom
Little Britain Abroad, BBC Comedy/Little Britain Productions, United Kingdom
Alle lieben Jimmy (Everybody Loves Jimmy), Bavaria Film GmbH, Germany
Angie, Sony Pictures Film und Fernseh Produktions GmbH, Germany
The Amateurs, TV Globo, Brazil
The Cleaning Lady, TV Globo, Brazil

You Are My Destiny, MBC, South Korea
Dinosaurs vs. Mammals - Secrets of Mammalian Survival, NHK, The Science Channel, France Televisions Distribution/France5, Discovery Channel Canada, National Film Board of Canada, Japan
Stephen Fry - The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive, IWC Media for BBC Two, United Kingdom
Child Genius, Wall to Wall Media Ltd, United Kingdom
Enemies of Happiness, Bastard Film, The Danish Film Institute, The Danish Ministry of Education, The Danish Foreign Ministry, Nordic Film & Television Fund, YLE, NRK, Denmark
Smiling in a War Zone, Cosmo Film, Flyting Enterprise Productions aps, The Danish Film Institute, The Swedish Film Institute, Nordic Film & Television Fund, SVT, ZDF, ARTE, BBC, YLE, CBD, Denmark
The Unwritten History / Algo Habrán Hecho, Cuatro Cabezas S.A., Argentina
In God´s Hands, RCN Televisión S.A., Colombia
Discovery Hoy: Al Pie del Volcán, Discovery Networks International, Latin America

Home Affairs, Penguin Films, South Africa
Sa Piling Mo (In Your Arms), ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation, The Philippines
Life on Mars, Kudos Film and Television for BBC Wales, United Kingdom
The Street Granada Television for BBC One, United Kingdom
Deep Cover, NRK Drama, SVT Drama, DR TV-Drama, with support from the Nordvision Fund, Norway
The Killing, NRK and SVT, Denmark
Mothern, GNT Channel / Globosat Programadora and RadarTV Mixer, Brazil
Amazonia - From Galvez to Chico Mendes, TV Globo, Brazil

Takeshi Kitano presents Comaneci Univ. Mathematics, Fuji Television Network, Inc., COMPASS, EAST.Co., Inc, Japan
Asa-Zubba!, Tokyo Broadcasting System, Inc., Japan
Dragons' Den, A Sony Pictures Television International/BBC Manchester Co-Production, United Kingdom
How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria?, BBC Entertainment, United Kingdom
CQC – Spain, Cuatro Cabezas, Spain
The Prison Choir, 3KOMA, Spain
CQC – Argentina, Cuatro Cabezas S.A, Argentina
Home, Sweet Home (Lar Doce Lar), TV Globo, Brazil

Toy Train, China Movie Channel, China
The Vulture, NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation), Japan
Answered by Fire, Beyond Simpson Le Mesurier, Muse Entertainment Enterprises, and Terra Rossa Pictures, Australia, Canada
Death of a President, Borough Films For MORE4, United Kingdom
The Chosen One, VPRO Television and IdtV Film BV, The Netherlands
The Wall (Die Mauer - Berlin '61), Team Worx, WDR ARTE, RBB, Germany
Europa Paulistana, Grifa Mixer, Eurochannel, RadarTV Mixer, Jodaf Mixer, Brazil
Antonia - Based on the movie, TV Globo, O2 Filmes, Brazil

The International Emmy® Founders Award for Al Gore
The International Emmy® Directorate Award for Patrick Le Lay, Chairman TF1 Group

The winners will be announced during the Awards Gala on November 19, 2007 in New York, USA.

OTHER CATEGORIES: (Winners were already announced last September 24, 2007)

Sunday Report: Give Us A Hand! Help Us Lie!, Television Broadcasts Limited, Hong Kong, China
Cinderella - Stories of Chinese Prostitutes, Phoenix Satellite Television Co. Ltd., China
Baghdad: A Doctor's Story, Guardian Films for BBC Two, United Kingdom - - WINNER
3 Commando: Hunting the Taliban, BBC, United Kingdom
Children of the Corridors, NTV Broadcasting Company, Russia
Special Reporter: Vyacheslav Grunskiy's Studio – The Zone of Love, Vyacheslav Grunskiy's Studio for TV Channel Russia, Russia
Time, Owner of Life, TV Globo, Brazil
Hot Line - Candelaria Slaughte,r TV Globo, Brazil
The Team / La Liga, Cuatro Cabezas S.A., Argentina

TV Patrol World, ABS-CBN, The Philippines
Bandila (Banner/Flag), ABS-CBN, The Philippines
Channel 4 News: Lebanon Endgame, ITN for Channel 4 News, United Kingdom
Lebanon Crisis, BBC News, for the BBC, United Kingdom - - -WINNER
Bomb at the Madrid-Barajas Airport, Telemadrid, Spain
PRO TV News - Tibetans at the Chinese Border, Pro TV, Romania
Jornal Nacional: PCC attacks, TV Globo Brazil
Jornal Nacional: Caravana JN – elections, TV Globo Brazil

P.S. Mykiru started writing this post at 11:00 PM and finished at 04:42 AM. Please give due credit and respect.

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International Emmy Awards 2007 News Categories winners
59th Primetime Emmy Awards winners
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