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PBS Programs Honored with Prestigious Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Batons

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On December 11, 2018, The Columbia Journalism School announced the winners for the 2019 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Awards. PBS programs received four duPont Batons, including FRONTLINE and THE VIETNAM WAR.

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PBS Programs and Filmmakers Earn Five Awards at the 34th Annual IDA Awards

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The International Documentary Association announced the winners of the 34th Annual IDA Documentary Awards on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Paramount Studios, Los Angeles. In total, PBS programs and filmmakers received five awards.

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WQED Production of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Tree of Life: A Concert for Peace and Unity to Air Nationally on PBS Tuesday, December 11 at 8:00 p.m. ET

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The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s special concert evening of remembrance and reverence brought the Pittsburgh community together to find comfort, strength and solace through music, hope and unity.

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Ring in the Holiday Season with PBS Festive Programming

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PBS has a merry and bright lineup of holiday programming, with new specials and returning fan favorites from series like CALL THE MIDWIFE, THE GREAT BRITISH BAKING SHOW, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW, GREAT PERFORMANCES and LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER, including treats for children and adults alike.

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Upcoming PBS Program Receives Critics' Choice Documentary Award

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On November 10, 2018, The Broadcast Film Critics’ Association and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association announced the winners for the third annual Critics’ Choice Documentary Awards. The upcoming POV “Minding the Gap” was honored with the win for Best First Time Director.

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