FRONTLINE Nominated for 12 Emmy Awards
FRONTLINE, the acclaimed PBS investigative series, has earned 12 News and Documentary Emmy Award nominations for a range of films exploring key domestic and international issues, as well as a promotional campaign.
The 2017 nominations, which contributed to PBS’s 48 total nods, were announced today by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
“It’s an honor for our work to be recognized in this way,” says FRONTLINE Executive Producer Raney Aronson-Rath. “We’re so grateful to PBS, CPB and WGBH for their support of our journalism, and proud to be nominated alongside so many of our colleagues in public media.”
FRONTLINE has won 82 Emmy Awards to date.
This year’s winners will be announced on October 5, 2017. Watch the nominated FRONTLINE projects below.
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a News Magazine
Outstanding Feature Story in a Newsmagazine
The Education of Omarina: How an innovative program to stem the high school dropout crisis has affected one girl’s journey, from a public middle school in the Bronx to an elite New England private school, and now on to college. (Credits)
Outstanding Current Affairs Documentary
Outstanding Politics and Government Documentary
The Choice 2016: An interwoven, in-depth biography 2016 presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump — where they came from, how they lead and why they sought one of the most difficult jobs imaginable. (Credits)
Outstanding Social Issue Documentary
Outstanding Investigative Documentary
Outstanding Business and Economic Documentary
Best Story in a Newsmagazine
Outstanding Promotional Announcement
The Choice 2016 Promotional Campaign:
Read the full list of nominations here.