Gemini Winners Announced
The Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television announced the winners of the 16th Annual Gemini Awards, celebrating excellence in Canadian English-language television. Best Animated Program winner was the Collideascope production OLLIE'S UNDER THE BED ADVENTURES. The series, about a young boy who invents a world under his bed, has been picked up by Teletoon in Canada for an additional 13 half hours (in both English and French), and is being distributed internationally by Decode Entertainment. Noel Hooper, Mark Fordham, Robin Mitchell and Michael Pieczonka took home the award for Best Visual Effects for their work on Part One of the mini-series NUREMBERG. ANGELA ANACONDA ONLINE (www.angelaa.com) tied with CTVnews.com for Most Innovative Website. The awards were presented over a three day gala event held October 27-29, 2001 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.