News Emmys Include Award For Graphic Design

Nominations for the 29th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards were announced today by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS).

The News & Documentary Emmy Awards will be presented on Monday, September 22 at a ceremony at Frederick P. Rose Hall, Home of Jazz at Lincoln Center, located in the Time Warner Center in New York City.

The event will be attended by more than 1,000 television and new media industry executives, news and documentary producers and journalists. Emmy Awards will be presented in 33 categories, including Breaking News, Investigative Reporting, Outstanding Interview, and Best Documentary, among technical awards.

"The journalists and documentary filmmakers nominated this year have accomplished the daunting task of helping viewers understand some of the most compelling issues of our time," said Peter Price, President and CEO of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. "We salute them for their efforts."

The list of nominees for the 29th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards is also available on the National Television Academy's website: www.emmyonline.org/mediacenter/news_29th_nominations.html

Outstanding Individual Achievement In A Craft: Graphic Design And Art Direction

CURIOUS (PBS)"Survival"Graphic Designers: Jordan Bruner, Brian O'Connell, Richard O'Connor of Asterisk Animation

INSIDE THE LIVING BODY (National Geographic)Art Director: David BarlowComputer Animator: Steven Gomez

National Geographic Special (National Geographic)INCREDIBLE HUMAN MACHINECreative Directors: Ricardo Andrade, Keith KolderVisual Effects Artists: Nick Jernigan, Jason Leta, Enrique Lim, James Nidel, Evan Patrick, Samar ShoolManager Art and Animation: Jesse Gordon

NOVA SCIENCENOW (PBS)Graphic Artist: Vincent Liota

VH1 Rock Doc (VH1)NY77: THE COOLEST YEAR IN HELLArt Director: Wyeth HansenDesigner and Animators: David Ahuja, Todd Neale

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