NATAS PSW Emmy Award Nominations – May 2022

Newscast – Evening – Larger Markets

-The Arrest of Larry Millete, Kelly Biele, Andrew Luria, Maria Arcega-Dunn, FOX 5 San Diego

-Cobertura Especial: Despidiendo al Charro de Huentitan, Melissa Sandoval, Romyna Camacho, Marserenith Gonzalez, Telemundo 20

-Wrong-Way Crash Kills Married SDPD Detectives, Sofia Seikaly, James Gorcos, Eddie Ray, Kimberly Miller, Quinn Konold, Jennifer Kastner, Mario Sevilla, KGTV 10News

-Un Año Bajo Pandemia, Luis Alejandro Rivera Paredes, Johali Carmona, Leticia Castro, Alejandro Condis, Andy Quinones, Claudia Simonés, KBLR

-Mega Sequia, Luis Alejandro Rivera Paredes, Marialcy Carreno, Johali Carmona, Leticia Castro, Benjamin Zamora, Samuel Toledo, Jose Edgardo Rivera, Jorge Ramirez, Andy Quinones, KBLR

-2 Storms Hit Las Vegas: Jon Gruden Resigns Amid Active Weather, Tyler -Harrison, Kevin Bolinger, Robbie Hunt, Judith Greene, Kristen DeSilva, Kristin Bernal, Gerard Duya, Kim Passoth, FOX5 Las Vegas

-It’s Like Something You’d See In a War Zone, Kelly Biele, Andrew Luria, Maria Arcega-Dunn, FOX 5 San Diego

Newscast – Evening – Smaller Markets

-5P Newscast Memorial for fallen San Luis Obispo Police Officer, Ashton McIntyre, Labri Ferreira, KSBY

-Alisal Fire, Lindsay Zuchelli, Ed Zuchelli, KEYT-TV

-17 News at 5: The French Fire, Alexander Fisher, Juan Corona, Moses Small, KGET – TV 17

-COVID in Kern: A 17 News Townhall, Alexander Fisher, KGET – TV 17

Newscast – Morning/Daytime – Larger Markets

-First Ground-Up Resort in a Decade Opens on Las Vegas Strip Amid Pandemic, Meredith Hall, Cecilia Heston, Jason Rzucidlo, Vincent Sapienza, Lauren Martinez, Joe Vigil, FOX5 Las Vegas

-California Reopening – Back to Business, Enedina Cisneros, Ashton Smith, Alejandra Salgado, Quinn Konold, John D Suarez, Marie Coronel, Vanessa Paz, Mary McKenzie, KGTV 10News

-Yes, Kids go to School in Vegas, Kalyna Astrinos, Crystal Webb, Dave Courvoisier, Zora Asberry, Noemi Barajas, Teresa Barrientos, KTNV

-Rescuers Need Rescuing, Kazia Doros, John Bishop, Sophia Perricone, Amy Serrano, Matt Kling, Cassandra Jones, Alyssa Deitsch, Jason Feinberg, Ashley Casper, Judith Greene, Luis Marquez, FOX5 Las Vegas

Newscast – Morning/Daytime – Smaller Markets

-Missing: Where are the boys?, Naythan Bryant, KGET – TV 17

-17 News at Sunrise: The French Fire, Alexander Fisher, Naythan Bryant, KGET – TV 17

-17 News at Sunrise: Killed in the line of duty, Alexander Fisher, Naythan Bryant, KGET – TV 17

Journalistic Enterprise

-Fentanyl: The Counterfeit Killer, Robert Price, KGET – TV 17

-The Big Lie, Jan. 6 & the Guilty Plea, David Charns, KLAS

-Covering the Disappearance of Kristin Smart, Megan Healy, KSBY

-Walled Off: Mexico’s role in migration, Alejandro Tamayo, Kate Morrissey, Michelle Guerrero, Karthika Namboothiri, The San Diego Union Tribune

Overall Excellence

-A busy COVID year at KGET, Derek Jeffery, KGET – TV 17

-ABC 10News – Stories That Matter, Leon Clark, KGTV 10News

-KVVU FOX5 is…Local. Las Vegas., Michael Korr, FOX5 Las Vegas

-KTNV Overall Excellence: Home is Las Vegas, Chris Way, KTNV

-Telemundo Las Vegas, Ramiro Lopez, KBLR

Team Coverage

-NBC 7 News at 11: Deadly Plane Crash in Santee, David Yim, Catherine Garcia, Dave Summers, Devin Whatley, Michael O’Connor, Kasey Trombley, William Feather, NBC 7 San Diego

-Reapertura de la frontera después de un año de restricciones, Gilberto Dorrego, Lizzet Lopez, Mirsha Arambula, Marserenith Gonzalez, Teresa Romero-Medina, Maria Duran, Tania Luviano, Melissa Adan, Telemundo 20

-Libertad, Patria Y Vida: Protestas de Cubanos en Las Vegas, Leticia Castro, Benjamin Zamora, Imariel Moreno Arellano, Alejandro Condis, Jorge Ramirez, Luis Alejandro Rivera Paredes, Claudia Simonés, Jose Edgardo Rivera, KBLR

Breaking News-Single Report

-When The Freeway Became A Runway, Andrew Luria, Phoebe Aoe, Maria Arcega-Dunn, Jaime Chambers, Alex Aguirre, FOX 5 San Diego

-Neighbors describe the plane crash in Santee, K.C. Alfred, John Kelley, The San Diego Union Tribune

Breaking News-Multiple Reports

-Bullets Fly Live on TV During Live Shot, Jeff McAdam, FOX5 San Diego

-Loma Fire, Lindsay Zuchelli, Ed Zuchelli, Cassie Amundson, Scott Hennessee,  KEYT-TV

-Plane Crashes Into Homes, UPS Driver in Santee, James Gorcos, Michael Rozzen, Kimberly Hunt, Enedina Cisneros, Derek Staahl, Sofia Seikaly, Eric Solomon, Melissa Mecija, Michael Heral, Stewart Smith, Zachary Self, Natay Holmes, KGTV 10News

-Tijuana’s women march minute y minute, Claudia Estephania Baez, Grecia Contreras, Miguel Delgado, Lizett Curiel Quintero, XEWT Televisa California

Assigned Daily News Report (within single shift)

-Plane Miracles, Michael Saucedo, Hunter Sowards, KUSI-TV

-Communication breakdown: Twin girls forced by police to interpret for deaf mom, Kim Passoth, FOX5 Las Vegas

-PROTESTAS SENTENCIA EN CASO LESLY PALACIO, Johali Carmona, Marialcy Carreno, Leticia Castro, Benjamin Zamora, Samantha Nicole Díaz Roberts, Samuel Toledo, Alejandro Condis, Evelyn Pardo-Vinat, KBLR

-What Just Happened?, Andi Dukleth, Rory Devine, NBC 7 San Diego

Investigative-News-Single Report/ Multiple Reports

-Robo salarial, una investigación profunda sobre el creciente problema en San Diego, Melissa Sandoval, Meredith Royster, Telemundo 20

-Breakdown: Investigating San Diego County’s Mental Health Care Crisis, Catherine Garcia, Ismael Estrada, Jay Yoo, Tom Jones, Armando Flores, NBC 7 San Diego

-Drugs, Death and Foster Care – The System Failed, Adam Racusin, Edwin Stevens, KGTV 10News

-Troopers Did Not Suspect Impairment in Truck Driver High on Meth Who Killed 5, David Charns, Matthew Adams, KLAS

-Animal Foundation: A Shelter in Crisis, Darcy Spears, KTNV

News Special

-COVID-19 – The Year That Changed Kern County, Dionne Young, Sabella Scalise, KBAK/KBFX

-Reapertura en la frontera, Aurora Solorio, Lizzet Lopez, Maria Duran, Kristin Valdivia, Lindsay Hood, Brian Holt, Gabriela Fernandez, Romyna Camacho, Telemundo 20

-The Learning Curve: Tough Lessons, Shannon Handy, CBS 8

-Where are the boys?, Christian Galeno, KGET – TV 17

Arts/Entertainment-News

-Huellas De Arte Hispano, Imariel Moreno Arellano, Marialcy Carreno, Yaimee Bell, KBLR

-Dirt Bike Training With Sedlak Offroad School, Jennifer Milkowski, Rachel Crawford, CBS 8

-ReBru Spirits! Turning Old Beer into New Brew, Jennifer Milkowski, Rachel Crawford, CBS 8

-On the Coffee Farm With Singer Jason Mraz, Jennifer Milkowski, CBS 8

-Pulled From Life’s Lowest Notes, Andrew Luria, Ruby Chen, FOX 5 San Diego

-Vamonos Vans, Jennifer Milkowski, Rachel Crawford, CBS 8

Border Issues-News

-‘I want safety for my children’: Asylum seeking families temporarily housed in the Coachella Valley,Madison Weil, KESQ

-The truth about the hike for the American Dream: following an immigrant footsteps, Claudia Estephania Baez, XEWT Televisa California

Business/Consumer-News

-Stop The Calls, Steve Price, Colleen Murphy, CBS 8

-CRIPTOMONEDAS, Imariel Moreno Arellano, Yaimee Bell, Samantha Díaz Roberts, Manuel Rivera, Claudia Simonés, Samuel Toledo, Andy Quinones, Jorge Ramirez, Suquel Blondet, KBLR

-The bank that wasn’t a bank, Melissa Mecija, KGTV 10News

Crime-News

-Firefighters Traded Drugs Before Wife’s Overdose Death, David Charns, KLAS

-Inocentes: Niños Asesinados, Selene Reynoso, Said Rodriguez, Grecia Contreras, XEWT Televisa California

-Who Killed Erika Lango?, Madelyn Janssen, Juan Corona, KGET – TV 17

-TikTok-ing Into ‘Cuffs, Ruby Chen, Kelsey Christensen, FOX 5 San Diego

-Buscando prostitutas, Alejandro Condis, Pedro Negron, KBLR

Education/Schools-News

-For Eli – Fentanyl Crisis PSA & Testimonial, Marc Galang, Corona-Norco Unified School District

-Las Vegas Classroom Crisis, Tiffany Lane, KSNV

-Un Corazón Azul Latirá en Harvard, Claudia Buccio, KBNT

-Abuse and failures at the Clark County School District, Vanessa Murphy, KLAS-TV

-Educación en línea y el sueño infantil, Gilberto Dorrego, Telemundo 20

Environment-News

-The Rules of Recycling in California, Neda Iranpour, CBS 8

-Huele a Lluvia, Jenniffer Guerra Sanchez, Andy Quinones, Suquel Blondet, Adriel Henriquez, KBLR

-Hope For The Laguna Mnt Butterfly, Jon Stinebaugh, Shawn Styles, CBS 8

-Learning from the Zero-Waste-Family, Neda Iranpour, Kenny McGregor, CBS 8

-Troubled Waters: The Salton Sea Project, Angela Chen, Timothy Kiley, Kent Kay, Sarah-Jayne Arthur, Rebecca Johnson, KESQ

-Cocina Alternativa, Luis Alejandro Rivera Paredes, Marialcy Carreno, KBLR

-Sustainability Among a Sea of Oysters, Neda Iranpour, Kenny McGregor, CBS 8

Health/Medical-News

-No Shoulder, No Problem!, Chris Vega, Eric Kahnert, CBS 8 

-Trasplante de vida, Yaimee Bell, KBLR

Historical/Cultural-News

-The forgotten sports pioneer, Robert Price, KGET – TV 17

-Puertas al Cielo, Leticia Castro, Marialcy Carreno, Johali Carmona, Andy Quinones, KBLR

-Rhyolite, Denise Rosch, George Enrique Romero, KSNV-TV

-Barrio Logan Then & Now, Neda Iranpour, Kenny McGregor, CBS 8

-Friendship park as remembered by local advocates, Alejandro Tamayo, Alexandra Mendoza, Merrie Monteagudo, The San Diego Union Tribune

Human Interest – News (Single Shift)

-From Homeless to Hero, Hunter Sowards, Michael Saucedo, KUSI-TV

-Esperando a Lalo, Gilberto Dorrego, Telemundo 20

-Feeding the Needy With Rollin’ Roots, Jennifer Milkowski, Rachel Crawford, CBS 8

-Bad Dog!, Lauren Martinez, FOX5 Las Vegas

Human Interest – News (No Time Limit)

-La Epidemia Escondida, Imariel Moreno Arellano, Benjamin Zamora, Suquel Blondet, Cruz Figueroa Ramon, KBLR

-3 Minute News Story Makes Lifelong Impact, Marcella Lee, CBS 8

-FOX5 Surprise Squad: Heart of Hope, Feven Kay, Ray Arzate, Allison Perry, FOX5 Las Vegas

-Busters:  From One Survivor To Another, Maya Trabulsi, Roland Lizarondo, KPBS

-Hockey Loving Hens, Hannah Utecht, Allison Perry, Janella Lacson, FOX 5 Las Vegas

Politics/Government – News

-How racism shaped America’s Finest City, Adam Racusin, KGTV 10 News

Religion-News

There are no nominees in this category

Military-News

-Inside Nellis Air Force Base, Orko Manna, KLAS-TV

-Oorah to First Female Marines Ever Trained on West Coast, Heather Hope, Michael Edison, CBS 8

-Road Warriors, Mark Leimbach, Scott Baird, NBC 7 San Diego

-Veteran’s Voice, Kalyna Astrinos, Noemi Barajas, Ramiro Cabrera, KTNV

-Afghanistan: The Fallout & The Fallen, Liberty Zabala, FOX 5 San Diego

-The “Magical” ring that found its way home, decades after a Navy helicopter crash, Steve Atkinson, Karyna Rodriguez, KGTV 10News

Technology-News

-Westy the Crime Fighting Robot, Scott Kost, KSNV

-Sending drones into danger zones: A Vegas visionary’s dreams take flight, Maddie White, FOX 5 Las Vegas

– “La última llamada”, Doris Lopez, Luis Medina, Gustavo Ibarra, News-Press-Gazette

-Stopping crime in Sin City: Who’s watching over Vegas?, Kim Passoth, Jason Rzucidlo, Gerard Duya, FOX 5 Las Vegas

Diversity/Equity/Inclusion-News

-The unseen minority: Asian American experience during the pandemic, Melissa Mecija, KGTV 10News

-Bella Con o Sin Corona, Leticia Castro, Marialcy Carreno, Andy Quinones, Adriel Henriquez, KBLR

-Juneteenth is When Councilmember George Stevens Buried the Name ‘Southeast San Diego’, Dita Quinones, NBC 7 San Diego

-Lowriders unite in hopes of getting National City ordinance revoked, Ana Ramirez, The San Diego Union Tribune

-Hurt, Healing and Hope, Marcella Lee, Jon Stinebaugh, CBS 8

Sports Story-News

-Fraternity boxing match turns deadly, Vanessa Murphy, Christopher Benka, KLAS-TV

-Axel Hodges Slayground, Troy Hirsch, FOX 5 San Diego

Sports Story News Feature

-El efecto Moh Salah, Juan David Rozo, Manuel Rivera, KBLR

-Tony’s Film Room, Joe Musgrove’s No Hitter, Jacob Santos, Tony Gwynn Jr, Bally Sports San Diego

-Going For Gold, John Huck, Gai Phanalasy, FOX5 Las Vegas

-Deep End Fitness, Darnay Tripp, NBC 7 San Diego

-San Diego To Tokyo: 2021 Summer Olympics, Steven Luke, NBC 7 San Diego

-Stackin’ the Pads with Guy Hebert, Samantha Glantz, Bally Sports San Diego

Sports Program

-Padres POV EP 5, Jacob Santos, Tom Catlin, Nicolette Balch, Sonni Simmons, Tony Gwynn Jr., Nicky Patriarca, Bally Sports San Diego

-Battle For Vegas: Raiders vs. Golden Knights – 2nd Annual Charity Softball Game, Dustin Iannotti, Marquis Marasigan, James Sullivan, Brian Balsbaugh, Stefan Newman, Alex Darke, Artisans On Fire

-CBS8 NFL POST-GAME SHOW, Todd Villalobos, Jake Garegnani, John Howard, Marcus Greaves, CBS 8

-Never Meant For Stillness, Victor Rodrigues, Baroni’s Films

Live Sporting Event/Game-Single Game

-San Diego Opening Day, Edward Barnes, Kimberly Pletyak, Jason Lewis, Zachary Jensen, Donald Orsillo, Mark Grant, Bob Scanlan, Bally Sports San Diego

-Vegas vs Minnesota: Taming of the Wild, Tavis Strand, David Dubiner, Susan Strand, Sam Kilman, Michael Schanno, Dave Goucher, Shane Hnidy, Stormy Buonantony, Eddie Martinez, ATT Sports Net

Documentary

-Road to Recovery, Alphonse Polito, Stephanie Goodwin, Katie Grinsell, Austin Bassi, Eric Bonnici, Three Sticks Productions

-The Lucky 6, Todd Strain, Elroy Spatcher, Dagmar Midcap, NBC 7 San Diego

-Los últimos diez, Zeji Ozeri, Pepe Stepensky, David Chait, Carlos Michan, Jack Maizel, Zimran Entertainment / Culture Of Peace

-A Man of God, A Mission of Love, Rob Kaczmark, Carl Anderson, David Naglieri, Kaitlyn Bartley, Greg Krajewski, Tim Moriarty, Spirit Juice Studios/Knights of Columbus

Interview Discussion Program

-Theatre Corner (Season 2, Episode 3), Trevor Neuenswander, Anthony Grimm, Michael Taylor, Ryan Waczek, Michael Goyette, Wendy Raquel Robinson, NWB Imaging

-Padres POV Special Edition with Bob Melvin, Jacob Santos, Donald Orsillo, Edward Barnes, Nicolette Balch, Nicky Patriarca, Erik Meyer Bally Sports San Diego

-Trailblazing Women with Sandra Maas, Sandra Maas, Carlos Avina, Amy Connor, Women’s Museum of California

Informational/Instructional Program

-We Are West Valley Water District, Shannon Taylor, Taylor Way Productions

-Vegas PBS STEAM Camp, Niki Bates, Jeremy Helal, Jessica Russell, VegasPBS

-Be Water Wise, Shannon Taylor, Taylor Way Productions

Arts/Entertainment Program

-24 Hours to Kickoff: An Inside Look at a Las Vegas Raiders Gameday at Allegiant Stadium, Marcus Padilla, Brad Phinney, Las Vegas Raiders

-Vegas PBS Kids Writers Contest Presented by Janice Allen, Jeremy Helal, Jessica Russell, Niki Bates, VegasPBS

Magazine Program

-United Plates Of America, Benjamin Freidin, Dennis Alberti, Jonathan Takle, Gary Takle, Abode Entertainment

-United Plates Of America, Benjamin Freidin, Dennis Alberti, Jonathan Takle, Gary Takle, Daniel Takle, Abode Entertainment

-United Plates Of America, Benjamin Freidin, Dennis Alberti, Gary Takle, Jonathan Takle, Daniel Takle, Abode Entertainment

Health/Medical Program

There are no nominees in this category

Historical/Cultural Program

-Global Passport: Panama, Christina Cindrich, AWE TV

-Ali: Las Vegas Legacy, Adam McCarthy, Heather Caputo, Allison Monette, Vegas PBS

-Wander Woman- Slovenia, Ashley Colburn, AWE TV

-Global Passport: Egypt, Christina Cindrich, AWE TV

Public Affairs Program

-The Art of War Boxing Club, Christopher Lee, Sheriff’s Employees’ Benefit Association

-The Last Place You’d Want to Live, Alan Heath, Luma3 Productions

Crime Program

-Bakersfield Double Homicide, Suzanne Bartole, Pete Carrillo, Journey to Justice Television

-SEBA Spotlight: Deputy Coroner Investigators, Christopher Lee, Sheriff’s Employees’ Benefit Association

Military Program

-Palm Springs Air Museum’s 25th Silver Anniversary Celebration, Phillip Large, Jones Agency

-Honor Flight: An ABC 10News Special, Kimberly Hunt, Leah Pezzetti, Deyja Charles, KGTV 10News

Diversity/Equity/Inclusion Program

There are no nominees in this category

Lifestyle Program & News

-STAYCATION: SAN DIEGO, Robert Valletta, Darin Brooks, Timothy Napier, Yvette Bass, Marvin Nuecklaus, Sean Breuner, Making It Media

-Cooking With Styles, Shawn Styles, Jon Stinebaugh, CBS 8

-Boys Toys – Limitless Toys, Amber Wyatt, Andrew Reid, Karl Van Moorsel, Justin Heitman, James Heitman, Edge And Elegance Entertainment

Religion

-Festival Of  Dashain, Jaswant Dev Shrestha, Creative Heights Entertainment

-Festival Of Maha Shivaratri, Jaswant Dev Shrestha, Creative Heights Entertainment

-Festival Of Saraswati Puja, Jaswant Dev Shrestha, Creative Heights Entertainment

Special Events Coverage

-Olympic Dreams: San Diego to Tokyo, Steven Luke, Garrett Ng, David Villaseñor, NBC 7 San Diego

-San Diego Film Awards, Jodi Cilley, Tony Amat, Sue Vicory, Natalia Elizondo, Film Consortium

-Life, Liberty & the Love of Music, Ruby Chen, Douglas Downing, Alejandro Guajardo, Kathleen Bade, Andrew Luria, FOX 5 San Diego

-Countdown to 2022 Las Vegas, Ian Russell, Eric Aegerter, Chris Berg, Melissa Stacy, Tonya Estes, Matthew Adams, KLAS-TV

Branded Content

-5 Million Love Stories And Counting, Karl Nickoley, Frequency Pictures

-Did You Know? – “Gun Violence Restraining Order”, Dane Wygal, Mark Maisonneuve, Nick Muyo, Digital OutPost

-LITVAK Dance, Marshall Harrington, Weareharrington

Public Service Announcement

There are no nominees in this category

Promotion-News Promotion-Topical (Single Spot)

-I-Team Investigation: Troopers’ Multiple Missteps, Collette Garber, Elizabeth Smith, KLAS

-The Biggest Water Users, Collette Garber, KLAS

Promotion-News Promotion-Image (Single Spot)

-There’s History Here, Casey Nakamura, CBS 8

-Noticiero Telemundo Las Vegas – Dale Play, Gloria L Flores, Adriel Henriquez, Alejandro Condis, KBLR

-Home is Las Vegas, Ramiro Cabrera, Darko Nikolich, Larry Watzman, Jenny Dolph, KTNV 

Promotion-News Promotion-Campaign

-En tu vecindad – Talent IDs, Antonio Ortoll, Paulina Castro, Telemundo 20

-It Happens, Casey Nakamura, Wesley Williamson, CBS 8

Promotion-Image Promotion (Single Spot)

-VGK Quest for the Cup, Ben Huelsing, Adam Edwards, Cody Ulm, AT&T Sports Networks

-Fernando Tatis Jr.-To the City of San Diego, James Freeman, Danielle Johnson, Erik Meyer, Bally Sports San Diego

-All of Our Goals Are Ahead of Us | Raiders vs. Broncos | Week 6 | Trailer, Marcus Padilla, Connor Young, Brad Phinney, Las Vegas Raiders

Promotion-Promotional Campaign

-FOX5 Local. Las Vegas., Allison Perry, FOX5 Las Vegas

-VGK – Handcrafted, Ben Huelsing, Adam Edwards, Cody Ulm, AT&T Sports Networks

-Hockeyology, Brian Thole, CBS 8

Promotion- Long Form Promotional Spot

-Preview Las Vegas, Battle Reborn, Karl Nickoley, Steele Rutherford, Frequency Pictures

-Raiders 2021 Schedule Reveal feat. Charles Woodson, Brad Phinney, Connor Young, Janay Hagans, Marcus Padilla, Matt Walks, Sam Freed, Monique Koman, Kasey Carlson, Dennis Caldwell, Charles Woodson, Las Vegas Raiders

Commercial – Single Spot

-All In For You, Casey Nakamura, CBS 8

-We Absolutely Kill It, Andy Larson, Kerrie Briggs, NBC 7 San Diego

-Hungry For More Campaign, Thomas Higdon, Erik Meyer, Shannon Landers, San Diego Padres

-Pollo Aceves Vamos Pa Arriba, Luis Francisco Aceves Zaragoza, Independent Producer

Commercial- Campaign

-Visit Las Vegas Weddings, Karl Nickoley, Frequency Pictures

-San Diego Latino Health Coalition Covid-19 Vaccine Campaign, Patricia Alvarez De Los Cobos, Rogelio Avila, Salomon Maya, Energy Communications Corporation

Graphic Arts – Motion Graphics

– NoticiasYa -Conexión, Rosangela Payan Arciniega, Entravision Communications

– 2021 Isning Motion Graphic Reel, Isning Gamez, Isning Multimedia

– 2021 Animation Composite, Thomas Higdon, San Diego Padres

– The Atlantic Festival 2021 Wrap Up Video, DJ Summitt, Thomas Uncles, Robert Uncles, Ryan Hartsell, Jackson Armstrong, Summitt Filmworks/Weimar Pictures

Graphic Arts – Visual Effects/Compositing

– NoticiasYa -Conexión, Rosangela Payan Arciniega, Entravision Communications

Graphic Arts – Art Direction

– The Atlantic Festival 2021 Wrap Up Video, DJ Summitt, Thomas Uncles, Robert Uncles, Barrett Lewis, Summitt Filmworks/Weimar Pictures

Set Design

There are no nominees in this category

Audio

– On The Air with Sully, Little Tommy, and Russ T Nailz, Briand Parenteau, Loft 100 Studios

– Calimax Carrito Loco – Crazy Cart  |  San Diego – Tijuana campaign, Ariel Freaner, Fernanda Freaner, Freaner Creative And Design

Musical Composition/Arrangement

– Lens Flares Musical Score, Craig Marks, KESQ

– San Diego Film Awards, Steve Garbade, Film Consortium

Director- Live or Recorded Live (including Newscast)

– National News hits Las Vegas, Gregory Fischer, KSNV

– APC COMPOSITE, Evelyn Pardo-Vinat, KBLR

– Santee Plane Crash, Kristin Valdivia, Telemundo 20

– Donn Johnson Directing Composite, Donn Johnson, KPBS

Director – Short Form Content 

– LITVAK Dance, Marshall Harrington, Weareharrington

– We Are West Valley Water District, Shannon Taylor, Taylor Way Productions

Director –  Long Form

– Los Ultimos Diez, Zeji Ozeri, Pepe Stepensky, Zimran Entertainment / Culture Of Peace

– Road to Recovery, Alphonse Polito, Three Sticks Productions

Editor – News – Single Shift 

– I Did This on Edius?, Joe Little, NBC 7 San Diego

– Chikita Cafe, Erik Swanson, CBS 8

– Vamonos Vans, Rachel Crawford, CBS 8

Editor – News – No Time Limit 

There are no nominees in this category

Editor – Short Form Content 

– La Campana de la Libertad, Julio Abarca, Ascend Media

– James Freeman – Short Form Editing Reel, James Freeman, Bally Sports San Diego

– Editing to Save Lives, Anne State, Lifesharing

– A Good Transition Never Hurt Anyone, Collette Garber, KLAS

– For Grandpa, Ray Arzate, Storyville Rd

– Making it all make sense, Erik Naso, NBC 7 San Diego

Editor – Long Form content

– Raiders’ Wild Week 1 Victory vs. Ravens on MNF | Sounds of the Game, Connor Young, Las Vegas Raiders

– Road to Recovery, Alphonse Polito, Cooper Johnson, Katie Grinsell, Austin Bassi, Three Sticks Productions

– Staycation: San Diego, Eric Lin, Robert Parks Valletta, Marvin Nuecklaus, Jordan Avery, Kyndel Rafols, Making It Media

Editor – Spot Announcement

– There’s History Here, Casey Nakamura, CBS 8

– It Happens: Hands on Help, Casey Nakamura, CBS 8

– The Lost Collection, Isning Gamez, Isning Multimedia

– En tu vecindad – Talent IDs, Paulina Castro, Telemundo 20

– Sweeping with T.S.R.s, Hannah Utecht, FOX 5 Las Vegas

– Informarte nos mueve – Digital, Antonio Ortoll, Telemundo 20

Lighting

– Belly Up Live, Alexander Somerville, Belly Up Productions

– Lighting Director, Chris Andrus, Loft 100 Studios

Talent – Anchor – News

– Come on baby! Third time’s a charm, Kalyna Astrinos, KTNV

– Leticia la de Las Vegas, Leticia Castro, KBLR

– Eric Kahnert, “SuperCali-AnchorFlunencerSportsHost-Alidocious”, Eric Kahnert, CBS 8

– Newscaster without a prompter; live newscast from the port of entry, Claudia Estephania Baez, XEWT Televisa California

– Andrew Luria – Anchorman, Andrew Luria, FOX 5 San Diego

– El dúo de las seis de la tarde., Gilberto Dorrego, Lizzet Lopez, Telemundo 20

Talent – Reporter

– Vanessa Murphy, Investigative reporter, Vanessa Murphy, KLAS

– Not just another mic stand * Reed Reports, Darrin Reed Abplanalp-Cowan , KSNV

– Max Darrow – News 3 Las Vegas, Max Darrow, KSNV

– Catherine Garcia: Breakdown Series Composite, Catherine Garcia, NBC 7 San Diego

– Troubled Waters: The Salton Sea Project, Angela Chen, KESQ

– Los sueños sí se cumplen, Alejandro Condis, KBLR

Talent – Anchor/Reporter – Sports

– Darnay Tripp, Darnay Tripp, NBC 7 San Diego

– Just give me a mic and a hockey rink!, Eric Kahnert, CBS 8

– Sports Anchor Manuel Rivera, Manuel Rivera, KBLR

– Who says a fancy gentleman can’t report the sports?, Darrin Reed Abplanalp-Cowan, KSNV

Talent – Anchor- Weather

– Meteorologist Dani Beckstrom Composite, Dani Beckstrom, KTNV

– It rains in the desert?, Haley Clawson, KESQ

Talent – Program Host/ Moderator/ Correspondent

– Que Buen Dia, Zeji Ozeri, Zimran Entertainment / XEWT Televisa California

– Christina Cindrich Program Host, Christina Cindrich, AWE TV

– Amber Wyatt, Amber Wyatt, Edge And Elegance Entertainment

– Robert Parks-Valletta, Robert Parks Valletta, Making It Media

Talent- Performer/Narrator

– There are no nominees in this category

Talent – Reporter – Live

– Jenny Milkowski Heartbreak Home and Kitten Cuties, Jennifer Milkowski, CBS 8

– En Vivo desde Las Vegas, Alejandro Condis, KBLR

Photographer- News

– Composite of @GaiChicken, Gai Phanalasy, FOX 5 Las Vegas

– Put My Eyes There, Joe Little, NBC 7 San Diego

Photographer – Short Form Content

– The Fortune of Zoltar, Gai Phanalasy, GaiChicken

– Building The West Hall, Steele Rutherford, Frequency Pictures

Photographer – Long Form Content

– Road to Recovery, Austin Bassi, Joshua Birchfield, Tyler Bourns, Jason Burk, Stephanie Goodwin, Katie Grinsell, Cooper Johnson, Alphonse Polito, Jana Sayson, Nicholas Schab, Cooper Venzon, Three Sticks Productions

Photographer – Spot Announcement

– Informarte nos mueve, Paulina Castro, Telemundo 20

– It Happens: Hands on Help, Casey Nakamura, Wesley Williamson, CBS 8

Video Essay 

– Honoring Our Organ and Tissue Donors for Día de los Muertos (2021), Anne State, Lifesharing

– Keith, keeping Jazz and Blues alive, Erik Swanson, CBS 8

Writer – News

– Letting My Characters Do the Talking, Joe Little, NBC 7 San Diego

– Write, Reed!  Write!, Darrin Reed Abplanalp-Cowan, KSNV

Writer – Short or Long Form Content

– Road to Recovery, Alphonse Polito, Austin Bassi, Katie Grinsell, Stephanie Goodwin, Jenna Hubert, Eric Bonnici, Cooper Johnson, Three Sticks Productions

– David Charns, David Charns, KLAS

– Troubled Waters: The Salton Sea Project, Angela Chen, KESQ

– Breakdown Part One: A Mental Health Care Crisis in San Diego, Catherine Garcia, Tom Jones, NBC 7 San Diego

Writer – Spot Announcement

– Corkys Kill It, Andy Larson, NBC 7 San Diego

– Olympic Campaign, Katie Reid, NBC 7 San Diego

– Todo por delante, Antonio Ortoll, Telemundo 20

– Informarte nos mueve – Digital, Antonio Ortoll, Telemundo 20

Video Journalist – Single Shift

– The Harpist, Joe Little, NBC 7 San Diego

– Leah Pezzetti: MMJane all day, Leah Pezzetti, KGTV 10News

– This Meeting WAS Pretty Boring, Joe Little, NBC 7 San Diego

– Contando historias, Alejandro Condis, KBLR

– Rebuilding after the Valley Fire, Leah Pezzetti, KGTV 10News

Video Journalist – No Production Time Limit

– Frances and Roberta, Leah Pezzetti, KTNV

– Paramedics during the pandemic, Eytan Wallace, KGET – TV 17

Student Programming – Newscast

– Newscene, Dec. 1 Edition, Jillian Fortner, Ingrid Estrella, Phillip Salata, Susana Serrano, Joseph Martinez, Rick Prado, Joel Garcia, Skylar Eppler, Roxy Vieira, San Diego City College

– University Speaks, Ana Saia, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas

Student Programming – Long Form 

– Where the City Meets the Desert, Donald Smith, College Of Southern Nevada

– Windsor Park: The Sinking Streets, Jacqueline Olivé, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas

Student Programming – Short Form 

– Captive, Fabiana Chavez Del Valle, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas

– Friends in the Attic, Marlana O’Keefe, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas

– Border Line Fears, Salma Rodriguez, California State University San Marcos

Student Craft – Animation/Graphics/Special Effects

– Captive, Fabiana Chavez Del Valle, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas

Student Craft – Writing

– Border Line Fears, Salma Rodriguez, California State University San Marcos

Student Craft – Photographer

– COMMS, Brian Mart, College Of Southern Nevada

– Fair and Foul, Hayden Riggs, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas

Student Craft – Editor

– Border Line Fears, Salma Rodriguez, California State University San Marcos

– Windsor Park: The Sinking Streets, Jacqueline Olivé, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas

Student Craft – Director

– Renacido, Diego Villasenor, College Of Southern Nevada

– Friends in the Attic, Marlana O’Keefe, University Of Nevada, Las Vegas

GET READY FOR THE NATAS-PSWEMMY AWARDS



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The NATAS-PSW Emmy Awards nominations have been announced! Congratulations to all the nominees. 

The awards gala will be held Saturday, June 18, 2022 at the Westin Mission Hills Resort in Rancho Mirage, California. The cocktail reception starts at 5:00 pm and the dinner seating is at 6:30pm. Black tie is suggested.

Buy your dinner tickets now. Members can buy up to 2 dinner tickets for $125 per person. The non-member rate is $195 per person. After June 12, the dinner ticket is price is $225. Walk-ins pay $250 on the day of the event.
 
Book your hotel stay at the Westin Rancho Mirage by May 20th. The rate is $179 per night, plus a $10 resort rate. Resort guests will get a 15% spa discount.

 IMPORTANT AWARDS INFORMATION 





To attend any in-person event or activity as part of the NATAS-PSW Emmy Awards, each participant (including attendees, guests, volunteers and contractors) must provide proof of full vaccination against the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

All attendees are requested to complete the verification process prior to their arrival at the NATAS-PSW Emmy Awards. Attendees will also be required to complete a health survey on the day of the event. We are using CLEAR technology’s Health Pass to verify vaccine status. It’s private, touchless and safe. We will provide more details in the coming weeks.

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The NATAS-PSW Emmy Awards will be held Saturday, June 18, 2022 at the Westin Mission Hills Resort in Rancho Mirage, California.
 


To attend any in-person event or activity as part of the NATAS-PSW Emmy Awards, each participant (including attendees, guests, volunteers and contractors) must provide proof of full vaccination against the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

All attendees are requested to complete the verification process prior to their arrival at the NATAS-PSW Emmy Awards. Attendees will also be required to complete a health survey on the day of the event. We are using CLEARtechnology’s Health Pass to verify vaccine status. It’s private, touchless and safe. We will provide more details in the coming weeks.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!We are looking for volunteers for the upcoming Emmy Awards gala. We have a variety of positions including crew, social media, check-in and more. All volunteers must be fully vaccinated. Interested in volunteering? Email: [email protected]JUDGING OPPORTUNITIESHelp us judge Emmy Awards entries from other chapters. Right now, we need judges for the New York chapter. All you have to do is log in to your Emmy Express dashboard to see what judging categories are available. You can request panels there or email [email protected] to let our admin, Ena know what you would like to judge.
 
Don’t forget: mandatory judging is here and that means those who judge are eligible to receive $25 off entry rates.STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS NATAS-PSW is giving away $5000 in student scholarships. Deadline to apply: May 18.


Scholarships are granted for use by undergraduate students enrolled in 9 units or more and graduate students enrolled in 6 units or more at two- or four-year colleges or universities for the coming Fall or Spring school year.  Students must be a resident of the Pacific Southwest Chapter Area (San Diego, Las Vegas, Bakersfield, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Santa Maria or Palm Springs) at the time of application. Students should intend to pursue a career in television and related fields.
 
Since the inception of the Scholarship Program, the Chapter has awarded almost $300,000 in scholarships to students preparing for television careers. CLICK HERE TO APPLY FOR A STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPNeed Help?If you need help or have questions, email us: [email protected]

Allyship in Storytelling, October 23, 2021 at 6pm

What does it really mean to be an Ally in 2021 and what steps can you take to ensure you’re an advocate for Equity, Inclusion, and Diversity?

Join Carrie Sawyer, CEO of Diversity by Design, as she shares 5 tips to be a true ally, at work, at home, and everywhere in between.

She and guest panelists will discuss what Allyship in Storytelling looks like and explore real stories and insights from media professionals to inspire you on your own allyship journey. Q&A to follow!

Please click HERE to Register and your email is your ticket. The webinar link will be sent to registered attendees. 

Thank you.

2021 NATAS-PSW Emmy Awards: Recipient and Student Recipients

Final Recipients:

Newscast – Evening – Larger Markets

  • They Came, They Saw, They Argued,Stephanie Wheatley, Marie Mortera, Jeff Gillan, Gerard Ramalho, Norberto Arroyo, Reed Abplanalp-Cowan, Justin Michel, Kevin Janison, Tiffany Lane, Jairo Aguilar, Edward Greene, Maria Thompson, Shiree Woody, Latoya Silmon, Lauren Clark, Scott Kost, Jim Snyder, Kenny Ramis, Wade Parsons, James Johnson III,KSNV

Newscast – Evening – Smaller Markets

  • 5 p.m. News – Paso Robles shooting suspect killed after manhunt,Ashton McIntyre, Labri Ferreira, Megan Healy,KSBY
  • Coronavirus: Questions Answered,Peter Daut,KESQ

Newscast – Morning/Daytime – Larger Markets

  • CBS 8: Silverado Fire and SoCal Fire Danger,Andrew Madarang, Carla Romero, David Jones, David Leyva, Candace Guereque, Darin Bennett, Stella Inger, Eric Kahnert, Evan Noorani, Neda Iranpour, Julio Vazquez, Michael Lamar,CBS News 8

Newscast – Morning/Daytime – Smaller Markets

  • Small Team, Big Heart: News Channel 3 In the Morning,Angela Chen, Jeff Stahl, Patrick Iachetta, Clarissa Ayala, Thalia Bricker, Francis Ingrassia, Christopher Flicker, Madison Weil, KESQ
  • Stagecoach Fire: 17 News at Sunrise,Alexander Fisher,KGET – TV 17

Newscast – Weekend – Larger Markets

  • Remembering Kobe Bryant,Meredith Hall, Matt Kling, Vincent Sapienza, Robbie Hunt, Kevin Bolinger, Vania Beltran, Tiana Bohner, Christopher Redfearn, Paloma Villicana, Joseph Prieto, Judy Greene,FOX 5 Las Vegas
  • La Mesa Protest Erupts Into Chaos,Sofia Seikaly, Vincent Fanghella, Sarah Cowan, Adam Racusin, Mario Sevilla, Kimberly Miller, Kelsey Grey, Stewart Smith, William Giron, Brian McHugh, Cassie Carlisle, Vanessa Van Hyfte, David Santillan,KGTV 10News

Journalistic Enterprise

  • Darcy Spears Composite,Darcy Spears,KTNV-TV

Overall Excellence

  • Longing For A Year of Precedence In An Unprecedented Year,Larry Strumwasser, KSNV

Team Coverage

  • Protesters Clash With Police At La Mesa Headquarters,Lori Brown, Art Sullano, Selena Alvarado, Dita Quinones, Dan Geduld, Thomas Zizzi, Lauren Coronado, Bridget Naso, Carlos Hernandez, Niala Charles, Brian Holt, Omari Fleming,NBC 7 San Diego

Breaking News-Single Report

  • Firefighters rescued from collapse,Paul Anderegg, Mary Mckenzie, Gerald Labrador,KGTV 10News

Breaking News-Multiple Reports

  • Unrest in Las Vegas: Night Three,Danny Chebanenko, Kalyna Astrinos, Jackie Kostek, Matthew Munro, Rudy Garcia, Ross DiMattei, Astrid Mendez, Jason Dinant, Joyce Lupiani,KTNV
  • NBC 7 News At 11: Wildfire Triggers Evacuations,David Yim, Cameran Biltucci, Rayan Graham, Brian Holt, Omari Fleming, NBC 7 San Diego

Assigned Daily News Report-Daily News Report (within single shift)

  • The Wall: The risks of climbing 30 feet,Claudia Estephania Báez,XEWT Televisa California
  • Homicide Hiking Trail – A Closer Look,Alicia Summers, CBS News 8

Investigative-News-Single Report/ Multiple Reports

  • STOLEN: A Year-Long Investigation Into Child Sex Trafficking and Exploitation,Monica Dean, Tom Jones, Jay Yoo, Elroy Spatcher, Andrew Johnson, Paul Krueger, NBC 7 San Diego
  • Lost in the Fire,Kyla Galer, Leilani Roundtree, Gabriel Stutzky,Fox 5 Las Vegas
  • Get Out of Jail Free,Darcy Spears,KTNV-TV

News Special

  • Rumbo a las Eleciones,Lizzet López, Diana Díaz, Rigoberto Villalobos, Daniela Guichenne,Telemundo 20
  • VERIFIED: A News 8 Special,Barbara Richards, Kurt Boyd, Jesse Aceron, Rachel Eastridge, Shannon Handy, Carlo Cecchetto, CBS News 8
  • Breaking Down Barriers,Ian Russell, Brian Loftus, Bianca Holman, Kirsten Joyce, Vanessa Murphy, Orko Manna, Roqui Theus, KLAS-TV

Arts/Entertainment-News

  • El Arte de Ser una Drag Queen,Andy Quiñones, Paulo Alvarado, Adriel Henríquez,KBLR
  • Roller Skating Culture,Jennifer Milkowski,CBS News 8

Arts/Entertainment – Short or Long Format 

  • Vegas PBS Writers Contest Presented by Janice Allen,Jeremy Helal, Jessica Russell, VegasPBS
  • Life In Balance,Rachel Aston, Las Vegas Review-Journal

Border Issues-News

  • The Border: A tale of two cities and a toxic river,Claudia Estephania Báez, Alberto Gómez, Grecia Contreras, Said Rodríguez,XEWT Televisa California

Business/Consumer-News

  • Consumer Justice – While in my PJ’s,Adam Racusin,KGTV 10News

Crime-News

  • Heros of 1October,Denise Rosch, Scott Kost,KSNV
  • Hasta por debajo de las piedras,Said Rodríguez,XEWT Televisa California

Education/Schools – News

  • Del salón de clases al patio de la casa,Gilberto Dorrego,Telemundo 20
  • Covibook,Antonio Texeira, Andy Quiñones,KBLR

Education/Schools-Short or Long Format

  • Cox Presents: A Salute to Teachers,Carla Jean Hockley, Michael Spaulding, YurView

Environment-News

  • Cocaine of the Sea: How Cartels Pushed the World’s Smallest Whale to the Brink of Extinction,Kimberly Hunt, Michael G. Mora, Mario Sevilla,KGTV 10News
  • Con los Pelos de Punta,Jenniffer Guerra Sánchez, Imariel Moreno Arellano, Andy Quiñones, Adriel Henríquez, Suquel Blondet,KBLR
  • Parallels in Climate Change,Scott Baird, Melissa Adan,NBC 7 San Diego

Health/Medical-News

  • Kamila’s Story,Kyle Kraska, CBS News 8

Health/Medical Short or Long Format 

  • Un Virus Paraliza Al Mundo: El Diario de una Pandemia,Lizett Curiel Quintero, XEWT Televisa California
  • UCSD team travels at a moment’s notice to invasively oxygenate the blood of dying patients,Alejandro Tamayo, Nelvin Cepeda, Michelle Guerrero, Paul Sisson, The San Diego Union-Tribune

Historical/Cultural-News

  • Ghosts of Goodsprings,Denise Rosch, Scott Kost, KSNV
  • World of Bees : The  falling empire,Claudia Estephania Báez, XEWT Televisa California

Historical/Cultural-Short or Long Format

  • Missing in Mexico,Alejandro Tamayo, Wendy Fry, John Kelley, Tania Navarro, Michelle Gilchrist, Michelle Guerrero, The San Diego Union-Tribune

Human Interest – News (Single Shift)

  • Hispanos que inspiran: La historia de Ramón,Alexander Zapata, KINC
  • Hitchhiking for Love,Priya Sridhar, Mark Leimbach,NBC 7 San Diego

Human Interest – News (No Time Limit)

  • La Esperanza Tiene Ruedas,Samantha Díaz Roberts, Adriel Henríquez,KBLR
  • A Father’s Legacy,Sergio A. Rodriguez, Ray Arzate, Rich Scallan, Cassandra Jones,FOX 5 Las Vegas

Politics/Government – News

  • The Mailbox is the Ballot Box,Eytan Wallace, Jason Kotowski, Perla Shaheen, KGET – TV 17
  • Testing the USPS in Nevada ahead of the 2020 General Election,Max Darrow, Scott Kost, Kenny Ramis, Marketia Bady, Robert Noble, Ken Takahashi, KSNV

Military – News

  • Miracle on the Midway,Marcella Lee, Jon Stinebaugh,CBS News 8

Military – Short or Long Format

  • Veterans Voices,Douglas Downing, Maria Murcia, Kathleen Bade, Sara Warner,Fox 5 San Diego

Technology-News

  • A new kind of breathalyzer to stop DUI’s,Abigail Alford, CBS News 8

Lifestyle – News

  • ParaHawking,Shawn Styles, CBS News 8

Lifestyle – Short or Long Format

  • Freeline Skating Park and Boardwalk,Jarrod Valliere, The San Diego Union-Tribune
  • Staycation,Robert Parks-Valletta, Marvin Nuecklaus, Sean Breuner, Making It Media

Sports Story – News

  • The Show at Home,Darnay Tripp,NBC 7 San Diego

Sports Story – News Feature

  • El Último Raider (The Last Raider),Manuel Rivera, Silvestre Ortiz, José  Antonio Álvarez, KBLR
  • The Show Grandmas,Jesse Kurtz, Mountain West Network

Sports – Program

  • Padres POV Episode 2,Sonni Simmons, Nicolette Balch, Alexandra Duffey Noonan, Nicky Patriarca, Tom Catlin, Fox Sports San Diego

Live Sporting Event/Game-Single Game

  • A Night Of Heroes,Tavis Strand, David Dubiner, Joel Myers, Sam Kilman, Susan Strand, Michael Schanno, Dave Goucher, Shane Hnidy, Stormy Buonantony, ATT Sports Net

Documentary

  • Jorge “El Travieso” Arce – Una Promesa de Vida,Michael G. Mora, Alfredo Marino, Franco Neira, Alvaro González, Sebastián Martínez, Elias Awad, TM USA Productions-Azteca America
  • An Irish Story: This Is My Home,Karl Nickoley, Dave Rooney, Dave Browne, Frequency Pictures
  • The 50th: A Scandal. A Dynasty. An Election.,Alejandro Tamayo, Beto Alvarez, Samuel Hodgson, John Kelley, Jarrod Valliere, Michelle Gilchrist, Cristina Byvik, Gloria Orbegozo, Merrie Monteagudo,The San Diego Union-Tribune

Interview Discussion

  • Dulé Hill and Daniel J. Watts,Michael Taylor, Trevor Neuenswander, Anthony Grimm, Michael Goyette, Wendy Raquel Robinson, Kevin Waczek, NWB Imaging, LLC-KPBS

Informational/Instructional 

  • Vegas PBS STEAM Camp,Jeremy Helal, Jessica Russell,VegasPBS

Magazine Program

  • Vicarious Escapes – Gold Coast,Amber Wyatt, Andrew Reid, Justin Heitman,Edge And Elegance Entertainment

Public Affairs Program

  • Historias Sin Techo,Luis Alejandro Rivera Paredes, Imariel Moreno Arellano, Cinthia Maldonado, Alejandro Condis, Paulo Alvarado, Eric Jiménez, Andy Quiñones, Adriel Henríquez, Joel Romo, Silvestre Ortiz,KBLR
  • #Vegas Strong:  Connecting During COVID-19,Kathy Topp, Mitch Truswell, Adam McCarthy, VegasPBS

Special Events Coverage

  • Hope, Humor & the Healing Power of Music,Ruby Chen, Kathleen Bade, Rafael Morales, Alejandro Guajardo, Jose Diaz, FOX 5 San Diego

Branded Content 

  • Remembering Our Organ and Tissue Donors for Día de los Muertos,Anne State, Lisa Stocks, Lifesharing
  • Vegas Changes Everything,Karl Nickoley, Michael Tushaus, Dennis Caldwell, Lauren Simons, Aaron Cunningham, James Coleman, Laura Duncan, Grant Schlichtman, Frequency Pictures
  • Did You Know? – “Silent No More”,Julie Goodrich, Dane Wygal, Michael Barnes, Mark Maisonneuve, Digital OutPost

Public Service Announcement

  • I Am You,Christopher Lee, Lolita Harper,Sheriff’s Employees’ Benefit Association

Promotion – News Promotion – Topical (Single Spot)

  • Better Together, A News 8 Special,Olivia Pullinger,CBS News 8

Promotion – News Promotion-Image (Single Spot)

  • 2020 Inolvidable – 2021 Cuenta Con Nosotros,Paulina Castro, Antonio Ortoll, Telemundo 20
  • You’re on Mute,Jillian Oppegard, KGTV 10News

Promotion – News Promotion – Campaign

  • Telemundo Las Vegas 2020 Holiday Campaign,Gloria L. Flores, Joel Romo, Adriel Henríquez,KBLR
  • Persevere,Brian Thole, CBS News 8

Promotion – Image Promotion (Single Spot)

  • Telemundo Las Vegas “Gracias”,Gloria L. Flores, Joel Romo, Adriel Henríquez, KBLR
  • Introducing The Las Vegas Raiders,Brad Phinney, Marcus Padilla, Steven Camacho, Las Vegas Raiders

Promotion – Promotional Campaign

  • Levanta tu Mano y Hazte Contar,Paulina Castro, Antonio Ortoll, Marcos Esborronda, Andy Larson, Sergio Salinas, Telemundo 20
  • Padres Gladiators,Danielle Norman, Erik Meyer, Thomas Higdon, James Freeman,Fox Sports San Diego
  • FOX5: Stay Safe 4 NV,Ray Arzate,FOX 5 Las Vegas

Promotion – Promotion Trailer

  • Historias por contar, promocional 60 aniversario,Miguel Delgado, XEWT Televisa California

Commercial – Single Spot

  • Welcome Back to Wonder,Andy Larson, Sergio Salinas, Honora De Marzo, Kerrie Briggs, Amber Pfister,NBC 7 San Diego
  • UCI Health – Journey,Andre Marcel, PJ Haarsma, Drew Lewis,Redbear Films
  • Lindo Michoacan,Joel Romo, Adriel Henríquez,KBLR

Commercial – Campaign

  • National University “Home” Campaign,Joseph Seaman, National University

Graphic Arts – Motion Graphics

  • Phenomenal women series,John Kelley, Michelle Guerrero,The San Diego Union-Tribune

Graphic Arts – Art Direction

  • McAfee – Unified Cloud Edge – Broadcast,Steve Tharp,It Was Tharp

Audio – Live or Post Produced

  • STOLEN: A Year-Long Investigation Into Child Sex Trafficking and Exploitation,Matthew Lewis, Monica Dean, Tom Jones, Jay Yoo, Elroy Spatcher, Jeremy Berg, NBC 7 San Diego

Musical Composition/Arrangement

  • Todo Va A Estar Bien – Telemundo Las Vegas 2020 Holiday Campaign,Gloria L. Flores, Adriel Henríquez, Manuel Rivera, Alejandra Ochoa, KBLR

Director – Newscast

  • 11PM KBLR Live Newscast 11.16.2020,Jorge Ramírez, KBLR

Director –  Live or Recorded Live

  • Directing Duties: Christopher Maue Composite,Christopher Maue,KPBS

Director – Short Form Content 

  • CoronaVegas,Michael Tushaus,Digisphere Productions
  • Vegas Changes Everything,Karl Nickoley,Frequency Pictures

Director –  Long Form Content

  • Making Lemonade – Directing Composite,Christopher Francis, Rosedale

Director – Technical Director

  • On The Air with Sully, Little Tommy, and Russ T Nailz,Jarred Coleman, Loft 100 Studios

Editor – News – Single Shift (Within 24 hours)

  • I Love Me Some NATS,Joe Little,NBC 7 San Diego

Editor – News – No Production Time Limit

  • Creative Works of 2020,Leilani Roundtree,FOX 5 Las Vegas

Editor – Short Form Content 

  • Out and About Silliness in SD,Rachel Eastridge,CBS News 8
  • COVID Trump Resume,Ángel Castellanos,KBNT

Editor – Long Form Content

  • STOLEN Jay Yoo Composite,Jay Yoo, NBC 7 San Diego

Editor – Spot Announcement

  • For Grandpa,Ray Arzate, FOX 5 Las Vegas
  • Levanta tu Mano y Hazte Contar,Antonio Ortoll,Telemundo 20

Lighting

  • A Weekend with Pablo Picasso,Timothy Powell,Powell Films

Talent – Anchor – News

  • 2020, a year to remember,Rigoberto Villalobos, Telemundo 20
  • REED COWAN SURVIVED COVID AND ALL HE GOT WAS A LOUSY T SHIRT,Reed Abplanalp-Cowan, KSNV

Talent – Reporter

  • STOLEN: A Year-Long Investigation Into Child Sex Trafficking and Exploitation,Monica Dean, NBC 7 San Diego
  • Más tiempo contigo,Alexander Zapata, KINC

Talent – Anchor-Sports

  • Kyle Kraska – Sports Anchor,Kyle Kraska,CBS News 8

Talent – Reporter – Sports

  • Darnay Tripp – Sports Reporter,Darnay Tripp, NBC 7 San Diego

Talent – Anchor – Weather

  • Sam Argier Weather Composite,Sam Argier, FOX 5 Las Vegas
  • Living my Dream as a Meteorologist,Jenniffer Guerra Sánchez, KBLR

Talent – Program Host/ Moderator/Correspondent

  • Back When the Coronavirus was in the B Block,Latoya Silmon, KSNV
  • Contando Historias,Leticia Castro,KBLR

Talent – Performer/Narrator

  • CrimeSonics | San Luis Obispo | PSA [Voice-Over],Christopher Walker, CrimeSonics

Talent – Reporter – Live

  • Election Coverage: Live bilingual interview with the Mayor of San Diego,Claudia Buccio, KBNT
  • A front row seat witnessing history,Leah Pezzetti,KGTV 10News

Photographer- News

  • Bountham • Bouala • TouTou,Gai Phanalasy,FOX 5 Las Vegas

Photographer – Short Form Content

  • Vegas Changes Everything,Michael Tushaus,Frequency Pictures

Photographer – Long Form Content

  • Global Passport: Finland,Anthony Dimaria,AWE TV

Photographer – Spot Announcement

  • Levanta tu Mano y Hazte Contar,Marcos Esborronda, Andy Larson, Telemundo 20

Video Essay 

  • Remembering Our Organ and Tissue Donors for Día de los Muertos 2020,Anne State,Lifesharing

Writer – News

  • Kyla Galer Composite,Kyla Galer,Fox 5 Las Vegas

Writer – Long Form Content

  • STOLEN: A Year-Long Investigation Into Child Sex Trafficking and Exploitation,Monica Dean, Tom Jones, NBC 7 San Diego

Video Journalist – Single Shift

  • MMJ Hug Life,Joe Little, NBC 7 San Diego

OUTSTANDING STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS

Student Programming – Newscast

  • Newscene, Nov. 13 Edition,Susana Serrano, Devon Doane, Zach Wilson, Noelle Mortensen, Jesus López, Ben Guadarrama, Joel Garcia, Assad Khalilzadeh, Chris LeFall, San Diego City College

Student Programming – Long Form 

  • Watch the Birdie,Krishna Menon,UNLV

Student Programming – Short Form

  • La Danza De Pasion,Sky Castle, Fabiana Chavez,UNLV

Student Programming – Sports Program

  • Rebel Report Football Special from Allegiant Stadium,Ryan Goodman, Matt Atencio, Danny Smyth, Ashly Dickinson, Kori Barnes, Steven Yonce, Kenny Jimison, Andre Paraiso,UNLV-TV

Student Programming – Public Service (PSAs)

  • Opera Las Vegas,Marquise Hebbler,UNLV

Student Craft – Animation/Graphics/Special Effects

  • As It Grows,Nayely Santos, Erika Santos,UNLV

Student Craft – Writing

  • How To Haunt Your Girlfriend 101,Marquise Hebbler,UNLV

Student Craft – Photographer

  • Resilience,Dacen Batara, UNLV

Student Craft – Editor

  • Resilience,Dacen Batara,UNLV

Student Craft – Director

  • Allure to Darkness,Lourdes Viray,College of Southern Nevada

Student Craft – Talent

  • Newscene: Demo Reel, Noelle Mortensen,Noelle Mortensen, City College

Student Craft- Video Essay 

  • The Day The Lights Went Out,Ahmad Abu-shamma,UNLV

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THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCES PACIFIC SOUTHWEST CHAPTER Presents The 47th, 2021 Emmy Awards Annual Program

NATAS-PSW Emmy Nominees for May 2021