POV Receives 10 Emmy Nominations!

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Emmy Award Statue

We were thrilled to wake up to the news that POV has received a record 10 nominations for the 30th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards! We’re also excited to hear that PBS received 41 nominations, more than any other network. Congratulations to all our filmmakers and all the nominated programs!

The nominated films from POV are:

Ars Magna
Belarusian Waltz
In The Family
Soldiers of Conscience
The Ballad of Esequiel Hernandez
The Judge and the General
Traces of the Trade
Up the Yangtze

(See complete list with categories.)

Watch trailers, filmmaker interviews and additional video on the POV video player.

The News and Documentary Emmys take place on September 21, 2009. View the full list of nominees.

Ruiyan Xu
Ruiyan Xu
Former POVer Ruiyan Xu worked on developing and producing materials for POV's website. Before coming to POV, she worked in the Interactive and Broadband department at Channel Thirteen/WNET. Ruiyan was born in Shanghai and graduated from Brown University with a B.A. in Modern Culture and Media.
  • Harlen

    FOREIGNID: 19054
    I hate acronyms. So what the heck does POV stand for? You may have an award winning program but I’ve flipped past you many times and I have a hunch thousands of others do the same because they have no idea what POV stands for? So what is it? POST OPERATIVE VOMITING?

  • http://www.pbs.org/pov Ruiyan Xu

    FOREIGNID: 19085
    Hi Harlan, POV is a cinematic term for “point of view”! We hope you won’t flip past us anymore…