Venice TV Award Announced Winners 2019

Author: Venice TV Award

Winners revealed in Performing Arts, Documentary, TV Series and other categories. Masterpieces from 28 countries were rewarded this year at the Venice TV Award.

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Two Weeks after the Venice Film Festival, international Jurors met in Venice for the Venice TV Award, supported by IMZ, egta and ACT – Association of Commercial TV – Celebrating the masterpieces of TV.

While in the category TV Series “Chernobyl” was the great winner, in the Category Performing Arts “The Art Of Drumming” was awarded with Gold (Broadcaster: Sky Arts, Production: Wall to Wall Media).
Great Success as well for Germany with two Nominees: “Magic Moments Of Music – Horowitz In Moscow” (sounding images, ZDF/ARTE, C Major Entertainment) and “Abba Forever – A Celebration” (Stanza Media for PBS).
The other two Nominees were from BBC Scotland (“Beginning”) and from Radio Television Hong Kong (“Arts On Air: Lady White Of West Lake”).

The jury evaluated entries in the categories: Performing Arts, Documentary, Light Entertainment, Programme Promotion, Branded Entertainment, Sport, Children/Youth, Comedy, Reality TV, Technical High Quality, Cross-Platform, New Talent, TV Series, TV Film.

“The quality of television programming today is better than ever through: dedicated work by talented people and new ways to communicate. I am pleased that the Venice TV Award recognizes this.” (Sonia Rovai, Sky Italia)

The award is seen as a statement of the TV Industry remaining active, successful and creative.

The jury at the international Venice TV Award was composed of leading TV experts, among others Malin Häger from TV 4 Sweden, President of egta; Nicola Caligiore, Rai – Radiotelevisione Italiana, Vice-Chairman of the TV Committee European Broadcasting Union; Dr. Markus Schäfer, CEO All3Media Germany and The Netherlands, Board Member Allianz Deutscher Produzenten; Rohit Gupta, President, Sony Pictures Network India; André Takada, Vice President Creative Services Fox Network; Sonia Rovai, Head of Scripted Production, Sky Italia; Lothaire Burg, Art Director from ARTE; Elke Walthelm, Executive Vice President Content, Sky Germany; Nayo Titzin, Producer, Director, Artistic Director, Master of Art Film Festival.

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