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OPB Receives 16 Emmy Nominations

OPB | April 22, 2008 3 a.m. | Updated: Dec. 5, 2013 11:14 a.m.

Oregon Public Broadcasting has been nominated for 16 Northwest Regional Emmy Awards by the Northwest Chapter of the National Academy of Televison Arts and Sciences.

OREGON EXPERIENCE received 11 nominations. OREGON FIELD GUIDE was nominated in four categories. OREGON ART BEAT also received a nomination. Winners will be announced at the June 7 banquet in Seattle. The Northwest Chapter serves television professionals in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Alaska and Montana.

OPB’s nominations:

Arts/Entertainment - Program Special
OBP-TV, “Oregon Art Beat Episode # 901”; Jessica Martin, executive producer

Historic/Cultural - Program/Special
OBP-TV, “Beervana”; Beth Harrington, Producer/Director/Writer

Oregon Public Broadcasting, “Oregon Experience: The Beach Bill”; Nadine
Jelsing, producer/writer; Bruce Barrow, editor
 
Informational/Instructional - Program/Special
Oregon Public Broadcasting, “Oregon Field Guide”; Steve Amen, executive
producer

Informational/Instructional - Feature/Segment
Oregon Field Guide, “Quagga Invasion”; Ed Jahn, producer; Todd Sonflieth,
videographer; Nick Fisher, videographer;  

Human Interest - Program Feature/Segment
OPB - Oregon Field Guide, “Toad Crossing”; Vince Patton, producer

Documentary - Cultural/Historical
Oregon Public Broadcasting, “Oregon Experience: Oregon at War”; Eric Cain,
producer/writer; Lisa Suinn Kallem, editor

Promotion - Program - Campaign
Oregon Public Broadcasting, “Oregon at War”; Kami Horton, producer
 
Individual Achievement
Director
Oregon Public Broadcasting, “Canyoneering”; Ed Jahn, director

Oregon Public Broadcasting, “Oregon Experience: Oregon at War”; Eric Cain,
director

Oregon Public Broadcasting, Oregon Experience “Beatrice Morrow Cannady”;
Nadine Jelsing, director

Writer - Program
Oregon Public Broadcasting, Oregon Experience “Bill Bowerman”; Nadien
Jelsing, writer

Oregon Public Broadcasting, Oregon Experience: “The Braceros”; Eric Cain,
writer

Oregon Public Broadcasting, Oregon Experience: “Oregon at War”; Eric Cain,
writer

Editor - Program
Oregon Public Broadcasting, Oregon Experience “William Gladstone Steel”;
Lisa Suinn Kallem, editor

Oregon Public Broadcasting, Oregon Experience “Oregon at War”; Lisa Suinn
Kallem, editor

About OPB
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