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The Goldene Kamera (English: Golden Camera) is an annual German film and television award, awarded by the Funke Mediengruppe. The award show (Verleihung der Goldenen Kamera) is usually held in early February in Hamburg, but has also taken place in Berlin in the past.[citation needed]

Goldene Kamera
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Goldene Kamera
Awarded forTelevision
Date1966 (1966)
Presented byFunke Mediengruppe
Websitehttp://www.goldenekamera.de/ Edit this on Wikidata

The gold-plated silver award model was created by Berlin artist Wolfram Beck. It is 25 centimeters (approximately 10 inches) high and weighs around 900 grams.[1]

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HistoryEdit

The award was first presented in 1966 as a strictly German television award.[2] Since 1987, it has also been awarded to international stars. In 1995, the categories expanded to pop groups and to more public interests. In 2019 a 'Climate Action Award' was given to Greta Thunberg.

Traditional Awards categoriesEdit

  • Best National Actor/Actress
  • Best International Actor/Actress
  • Best National TV-Movie
  • Best National TV-Show
  • Best Newcomer Actor/Actress[citation needed]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Geschichte & Hintergründe". Goldenekamera.de. Archived from the original on 12 January 2015. Retrieved 18 March 2015.
  2. ^ "CHRONIK". Goldenekamera.de. Archived from the original on 12 January 2015. Retrieved 18 March 2015.

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