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POV "Food, Inc." (credit: Magnolia Pictures)

PBS Wins Six News & Documentary Emmys

PBS programs won six News & Documentary Emmy awards during a live ceremony on Sept. 26, 2011. These awards join an additional 14 Primetime Emmys and 12 Daytime Emmys awarded to PBS shows, for a total of 32 Emmys in 2011.

PBS congratulates our PBS producer recipients of News & Documentary Emmys, including POV, which received four awards, and INDEPENDENT LENS and FRONTLINE, which each took home one trophy.

PBS’ News & Documentary Emmy award winners are:

Outstanding Investigative Journalism – Long Form
-    POV “Presumed Guilty”

Outstanding Informational Programming – Long Form
-    POV “Food, Inc.”

Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting – Long Form
-    POV “Good Fortune”

Outstanding Arts & Culture Programming
-    INDEPENDENT LENS “Art & Copy”

Best Documentary
-    POV “Food, Inc.”

Outstanding Promotional Announcement: Institutional
-    FRONTLINE Fall Image Campaign “Times Like These”

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