List of International Emmy Award winners

This is a list of International Emmy Award winners.

Current categoriesEdit

Arts ProgrammingEdit

Year Arts Programming Country Network
2002 Dracula: Pages from a Virgin's Diary   Canada CBC
2003 Arena   United Kingdom BBC
2004 George Orwell: A Life in Pictures   United Kingdom BBC Two
2005 Holocaust: A Music Memorial Film   United Kingdom BBC / CBC / ZDF / TVP
2006 Knowledge Is the Beginning   Germany ZDF / ARTE
2007 Simon Schama's Power of Art: Bernini   United Kingdom BBC
2008 Strictly Bolshoi   United Kingdom Channel 4
2009 The Mona Lisa Curse   United Kingdom Channel 4
2010 The World According to Ion B.   Romania HBO Romania / Alexander Nanau Production
2011 Gareth Malone Goes to Glyndebourne   United Kingdom BBC Two
2012 Songs of War: Music as a Weapon   Germany ZDF / ARTE
2013 Hello?! Orchestra   South Korea MBC / CEN MEDIA
Freddie Mercury: The Great Pretender   United Kingdom EMP / Mercury Songs / Eagle Rock Entertainment
2014 The Exhibition   Canada CBC
2015 The Man Who Saved the Louvre   France France 3
2016 The Man Who Shot Hiroshima   Japan WOWOW Inc. / Kmax Co., Ltd.
2017 Hip-Hop Evolution   Canada Banger Films
2018 Etgar Keret, gebaseerd op een waar verhaal   Netherlands Baldr Film / NTR Television
2019 Dance or Die   Netherlands A Witfilm / NTR
2020 Vertige de la Chute   France Babel Doc / France Televisions

Best Performance by an ActorEdit

Year Actor Country Network
2005 Thierry Frémont in Dans la tête du tueur   France GMT Productions / TF1
2006 Ray Winstone in Vincent   United Kingdom Granada Drama & Comedy
2007 Jim Broadbent in The Street   United Kingdom BBC One
Pierre Bokma in De uitverkorene   Netherlands VPRO Television / IdtV Film BV
2008 David Suchet in Maxwell   United Kingdom BBC
2009 Ben Whishaw in Criminal Justice   United Kingdom BBC
2010 Bob Hoskins in The Street   United Kingdom BBC
2011 Christopher Eccleston in Accused   United Kingdom BBC One
2012 Darío Grandinetti in Televisión por la inclusión   Argentina Canal 9
2013 Sean Bean in Accused   United Kingdom BBC One
2014 Stephen Dillane in The Tunnel   United Kingdom Canal+ / Sky Atlantic
2015 Maarten Heijmans in Ramses   Netherlands AVRO
2016 Dustin Hoffman in Roald Dahl's Esio Trot   United Kingdom Endor Productions Ltd / Red Arrow International / The Weinstein Company
2017 Kenneth Branagh in Wallander   United Kingdom Left Bank Pictures / Yellow Bird / BBC / TKBC
2018 Lars Mikkelsen in Ride Upon the Storm   Denmark DR Drama / ARTE France / SAM le Français
2019 Haluk Bilginer in Şahsiyet   Turkey Ay Yapim
2020 Billy Barratt in Responsible Child   United Kingdom Kudos / 72 Films

Best Performance by an ActressEdit

Year Actress Country Network
2005 He Lin in Slave Mother   China CCTV-6
2006 Maryam Hassouni in Offers   Netherlands VARA Broadcasting Organisation
2007 Muriel Robin in The Poisoner   France Ramona / RTBF / To Do Today Productions
2008 Lucy Cohu in Forgiven   United Kingdom Channel 4
2009 Julie Walters in A Short Stay in Switzerland   United Kingdom BBC
2010 Helena Bonham Carter in Enid   United Kingdom BBC Four
2011 Julie Walters in Mo   United Kingdom BBC
2012 Cristina Banegas in Televisión por la inclusión   Argentina Canal 9
2013 Fernanda Montenegro in Doce de Mãe   Brazil Rede Globo
2014 Bianca Krijgsman in De Nieuwe Wereld   Netherlands NPO
2015 Anneke von der Lippe in Eyewitness   Norway NRK / DR / SVT / YLE
2016 Christiane Paul in Unterm Radar   Germany Enigma film / Westdeutscher Rundfunk / ARD Degeto
2017 Anna Friel in Marcella   United Kingdom Buccaneer Media / Netflix / ITV
2018 Anna Schudt in Ein Schnupfen hätte auch gereicht   Germany Zeitsprung Pictures / RTL Television
2019 Marina Gera in Eternal Winter   Hungary Szupermodern Studio
2020 Glenda Jackson in Elizabeth Is Missing   United Kingdom STV Studios


Year Comedy Country Network
2003 The Kumars at No 42   United Kingdom BBC
2004 Berlin, Berlin   Germany ARD
2005 The Newsroom   Canada 100 Percent Film & Television Inc
2006 Little Britain   United Kingdom BBC
2007 Little Britain Abroad   United Kingdom BBC
2008 The IT Crowd   United Kingdom Channel 4
2009 Hoshi Shinichi’s Short Shorts   Japan NHK
2010 Traffic Light   Israel Keshet Broadcasting / Channel 2
2011 Benidorm Bastards   Belgium 2BE
2012 A Mulher Invisível   Brazil Rede Globo
2013 Moone Boy   United Kingdom Sky1
2014 Wat Als?   Belgium 2BE
2015 Doce de Mãe   Brazil Rede Globo
2016 Hoff the Record   United Kingdom Me & You Productions
2017 Alan Partridge's Scissored Isle   United Kingdom Baby Cow Productions
2018 Nevsu   Israel Endemol Shine Israel / Gesher Multicultural Film Fund / Avi Chai Foundation Israel
2019 The Last Hangover   Brazil Porta dos Fundos / Netflix
2020 Nobody's Looking   Brazil Gullane Entretenimento / Netflix


Year Documentary Country
2020 For Sama   United Kingdom
2019 Bellingcat: Truth in a Post-Truth World   Netherlands
2018 Goodbye Aleppo   United Kingdom
2017 Exodus: Our Journey to Europe   United Kingdom
2016 Krieg der Lügen   Germany
2015 Miners Shot Down   South Africa
2014 No Burqas Behind Bars   Sweden
2013 5 Broken Cameras   France
2012 Terry Pratchett: Choosing to Die   United Kingdom
2011 Life with Murder   Canada
2010 Mom and the Red Bean Cake   South Korea
2009 The Ascent of Money   United Kingdom
2008 The Beckoning Silence   United Kingdom
2007 Stephen Fry: The Secret Life of the Manic Depressive   United Kingdom
2006 Hiroshima   United Kingdom
2005 The Drama of Dresden   Germany
2004 The Boy Whose Skin Fell Off   United Kingdom
2003 Das Leben geht weiter   Germany
2002 Nicholas Winton - The Power of Good   Slovakia
2001 Welcome to North Korea   Netherlands
2000 Kapo   Israel
1999 Just Like Anyone Else   Japan
Born in the USSR – 14 Up   United Kingdom
1998 Exile in Sarajevo   Australia
1997 Gerrie & Louise   Canada
1996 The Pelican of Ramzan the Red   France
People's Century: 1900–1999 episode 1933: The Master Race   United Kingdom
1996 The Saga of Life: The Unknown World   Sweden
1995 Contre L'Oubli   France
Anne Frank Remembered   United Kingdom
1994 Life in the Freezer: The Big Freeze   United Kingdom
1993 Disappearing World: We Are All Neighbours   United Kingdom
Monika and Jonas – the Face of the Informer State   Japan
1992 The Fifth Estate: To Sell A War   Canada
1991 Cambodia: The Betrayal   United Kingdom
1990 J'ai Douze Ans et Je Fais la Guerre   France
1989 Four Hours in My Lai   United Kingdom
1988 The Last Seven Months of Anne Frank   Netherlands
1987 The Sword of Islam   United Kingdom
1986 Chasing a Rainbow: The Life of Josephine Baker   United Kingdom
1985 28 Up   United Kingdom
1984 The Heart of the Dragon: Remembering   United Kingdom
1983 The Miracle of Life   Sweden
1982 Is There One Who Understands Me? – The World of James Joyce   Ireland
1981 Charters Pour L'Enfer   France
1980 Fighting Back   Canada
1979 Secret Hospital   United Kingdom
1969 The Last Campaign of Robert Kennedy    Switzerland
1968 La Section Anderson   France
1967 Big Deal at Gothenburg   United Kingdom

Drama seriesEdit

Year Drama series Country Network
2002 Rejseholdet   Denmark Danmarks Radio
2003 Nikolaj og Julie   Denmark Danmarks Radio
2004 Waking the Dead   United Kingdom BBC One
2005 The Eagle   Denmark DR / NRK / RUV / ZDF
2006 Life on Mars   United Kingdom BBC Wales
2007 The Street   United Kingdom BBC One
2008 Life on Mars   United Kingdom BBC Wales
2009 The Protectors   Denmark DR / ZDF / NRK / SVT
2010 The Street   United Kingdom BBC
2011 Accused   United Kingdom BBC One
2012 Braquo   France Canal+
2013 Les Revenants   France Canal+
2014 Utopia   United Kingdom Channel 4
2015 Spiral   France Canal+
2016 Deutschland 83   Germany UFA Fiction / RTL Television
2017 Mammon   Norway NRK Drama / SVT / DR / YLE FEM / Nordvision
2018 La Casa de Papel   Spain Vancouver Media / Atresmedia Televisión
2019 McMafia   United Kingdom Cuba Pictures
2020 Delhi Crime   India Netflix

Non-English Language U.S. Primetime ProgramsEdit

Year Non-English Language U.S. Primetime Programs Country Network
2014 El Señor de los Cielos   United States Telemundo
2015 Arrepentidos: El Infierno de Montoya   United States National Geographic Channel / Fox Telecolombia
2016 Francisco, El Jesuita   United States Telemundo
2017 Sr. Ávila   United States HBO Latin America / Lemon Films
2018 El Vato   United States Universo / Endemol Shine Boomdog
2019 Falco   United States Spiral International / Red Arrow International / Dynamo
2020 2019 Latin Grammy Awards   United States Univision / The Latin Recording Academy
La Reina del Sur   United States Telemundo / Netflix

Non-Scripted EntertainmentEdit

Year Non-Scripted Entertainment Country Network
2003 Without Prejudice?   United Kingdom Channel 4
2004 Brat Camp   United Kingdom Channel 4
2005 Top Gear   United Kingdom BBC Two
2006 Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares   United Kingdom Channel 4
2007 How Do You Solve a Problem like Maria?   United Kingdom BBC
2008 The Big Donor Show   Netherlands Endemol / BNN
2009 The Phone   Netherlands Park Lane TV Productions
2010 CQC   Argentina Eyeworks
2011 The World's Strictest Parents   United Kingdom TwentyTwenty Television
2012 The Amazing Race Australia   Australia Seven Network
2013 Go Back To Where You Came From   Australia SBS
2014 Educating Yorkshire   United Kingdom Channel 4
2015 50 Ways To Kill Your Mammy   United Kingdom Sky1
2016 Allt för Sverige   Sweden Meter Television / SVT - Sveriges Television
2017 Sorry voor Alles   Belgium VRT / Warner Bros International Television Production België
2018 Hoe Zal Ik Het Zeggen?   Belgium Shelter
2019 The Real Full Monty: Ladies' Night   United Kingdom Spun Gold TV
2020 Old People's Home for 4 Year Olds   Australia Endemol Shine

Short-Form SeriesEdit

Year Short-Form Series Country Network
2017 Familie Braun   Germany Polyphon / ZDF
2018 Una historia necesaria   Chile Tridi Films / CNTV / Escuela de Cine de Chile
2019 Hack The City   Brazil Fox Lab Brazil / Yourmama
2020 #martyisdead   Czech Republic Bionaut / MALL.TV / cz.nic


Year Telenovela Country Network
2008 The Invasion Igtiyah   Jordan Arab Telemedia Productions
2009 Caminho das Índias   Brazil Rede Globo
2010 Meu Amor   Portugal TVI / Plural Entertainment
2011 Laços de Sangue   Portugal SIC / Rede Globo
2012 O Astro   Brazil Rede Globo
2013 Lado a Lado   Brazil Rede Globo
2014 Joia Rara   Brazil Rede Globo
2015 Império   Brazil Rede Globo
2016 Verdades Secretas   Brazil Rede Globo
2017 Kara Sevda   Turkey Ay Yapim
2018 Ouro Verde   Portugal TVI / Plural Entertainment
2019 La Reina del Flow   Colombia Sony Pictures Television / Teleset / Caracol TV
2020 Órfãos da Terra   Brazil Rede Globo

TV Movie / Mini-SeriesEdit

Year TV movie or Miniseries Country Network
2002 Die Manns - Ein Jahrhundertroman   Germany WDR / BR / NDR / ARTE / ORF / SRG / SFDRS
2003 Coming Home   Germany GmbH
2004 Henry VIII   United Kingdom Granada / WGBH Boston / ITV
2005 Young Andersen   Denmark SVT
2006 Nuit noire 17 octobre 1961   France Canal+ / France 3
2007 Death of a President   United Kingdom MORE4
2008 Televisión por la identidad   Argentina Telefe
2009 The Wolves of Berlin   Germany GmbH / ZDF
2010 Small Island   United Kingdom BBC One
2011 Millennium   Sweden SVT1
2012 Black Mirror   United Kingdom Channel 4
2013 A Day for a Miracle   Germany Rowboat Film- und Fernsehproduktion / Graf Film / ZDF / ORF
2014 Generation War   Germany ZDF / ORF
2015 Soldat blanc   France Canal Plus
2016 Capital   United Kingdom Kudos / BBC One
2017 Ne m'abandonne pas   France Scarlett Production / France Télévisions
2018 Man in an Orange Shirt   United Kingdom Kudos / BBC / Masterpiece
2019 Safe Harbour   Australia Matchbox Pictures
2020 Responsible Child   United Kingdom Kudos / 72 Films

Other categoriesEdit

Children & Young PeopleEdit

Kids: SeriesEdit

Year Kids: Series Country Network
2012 Junior High School Diaries   Japan NHK
2013 Pedro & Bianca   Brazil TV Cultura
2014 Polseres vermelles   Spain TV3
2015 Nowhere Boys[1]   Australia Matchbox Pictures / ABC3
2016 Kasper en de Kerstengelen   Netherlands NL Film & TV / Avrotros
2017 Club der Roten Baender   Germany Bantry Bay Productions GmbH / VOX Television GmbH
2018 Malhação: Viva a Diferença   Brazil Rede Globo
2019 De Regels van Floor   Netherlands NL Film / VPRO Television
2020 Hardball   Australia ABC Me

Kids: PreschoolEdit

Year Kids: Preschool Country Network
2012 El jardín de Clarilú   Argentina Disney Latin America
2013 Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom   United Kingdom Nickelodeon
2014 Mike the Knight   United Kingdom Treehouse TV / CBeebies
2015 Bing[2]   United Kingdom CBeebies / Acamar Films Production / Brown Bag Films
2016 Hey Duggee   United Kingdom Studio AKA
2017 La Cabane à Histoires   France Dandelooo / Caribara Production
2018 Hey Duggee   United Kingdom Studio AKA
2019 Bluey   Australia Ludo Studios

Kids: AnimationEdit

Year Kids: Animation Country Network
2012 The Amazing World of Gumball   United Kingdom Cartoon Network
2013 Room on the Broom   United Kingdom BBC
2014 The Jungle Bunch   France France 3
2015 Ronja, the Robber's Daughter[3]   Japan NHK / NHK Enterprises / Dwango / Polygon Pictures
2016 Shaun the Sheep: The Farmer's Llamas   United Kingdom Aardman Animations
2017 Revolting Rhymes   United Kingdom Magic Light Pictures
2018 Heads Together   Netherlands Viking Film / VPRO Television / Job, Joris & Marieke
2019 Zog   United Kingdom Magic Light Pictures
2020 The Tiger Who Came to Tea   United Kingdom Channel 4

Kids: DigitalEdit

Year Kids: Digital Country Network
2016 Doodles   Australia Ludo Studio / ABC3 Australia / Screen Australia / Screen Queensland
2017 Jenter   Norway NRK
2018 Overgrep   Norway NRK Bivrost
2019 Lik Meg   Norway NRK Super

Kids: FactualEdit

Year Kids: Factual Country Network
2012 Newsround: My Autism and Me   United Kingdom BBC
2013 Same but Different   United Kingdom BBC
2014 ¿Con qué sueñas?   Chile TVN
2015 My Life: I Am Leo[4]   United Kingdom Nine Lives Media / BBC
2016 Horrible Histories   United Kingdom Lion Television
2017 Berlin und wir   Germany Imago TV / ZDF
2018 My Life: Born to Vlog   United Kingdom Blakeway North
2019 Nosso Sangue, Nosso Corpo   Brazil Fox Lab Brazil / Your Mama
2020 Finding My Family: Holocaust – A Newsround Special   United Kingdom CBBC

Kids: TV Movie / Mini-SeriesEdit

Year Kids: TV Movie / Mini-Series Country Network
2012 Lost Christmas   United Kingdom BBC One
2013 The Phantoms   Canada CBC Television
2014 Alles mag   Netherlands VPRO
2015 Rabarber[5]   Netherlands NL Film & TV / KRO-NCRV
2016 Peter and Wendy   United Kingdom Headline Pictures / Juliette Films
2017 Hank Zipzer’s Christmas Catastrophe   United Kingdom Kindle Entertainment / DHX Media / Walker Productions / Screen Yorkshire's Content Fund
2018 Ratburger   United Kingdom King Bert Productions
2019 Jacqueline Wilson’s Katy   United Kingdom BBC Children's In-House Productions / CBBC

Kids: Non-Scripted EntertainmentEdit

Year Kids: TV Movie / Mini-Series Country Network
2012 Energy Survival[6]   Norway Fabelaktiv / NRK Norway
2013 Pet School[7]   United Kingdom CBBC
2014 Wild Kids   Sweden Jarowskij Enterprises / Sveriges Television
2015 All-Round Champion   Norway NRK
2016 Ultras Sorte Kageshow   Denmark Danish Broadcasting Corporation
2017 Snapshots   Canada CBC
2018 Fixa Bröllopet   Sweden Fremantlemedia Sverige AB
2019 Nachtraven   Belgium De Mensen / Ketnet / VRT



Year News Country Network
2007 Baghdad: A Doctor's Story   United Kingdom BBC
2008 Peter R. de Vries - Natalee Holloway   Netherlands Peter R. de Vries
2009 Dispatches - Saving Africa's Witch Children   United Kingdom Channel 4
2010 Dispatches - Pakistan's Taliban Generation   United Kingdom Channel 4
2011 Back from the Brink: Inside the Chilean Mine Disaster   Japan NHK
2012 Back from the Brink: Inside the Chilean Mine Disaster   Canada CBC
2013 Banaz: An Honour Killing   United Kingdom Fuuse Films
2014 The fifth estate: Made in Bangladesh   Canada CBC
2015 The Ebola Effect   Canada CBC News
2016 Migration Crisis   United Kingdom Sky News
2017 Inside Aleppo - Battle for Aleppo   United Kingdom Channel 4 News
2018 Rohingya crisis   United Kingdom Sky News
2019 Data, Democracy and Dirty Tricks: The Cambridge Analytica Scandal   United Kingdom ITN / Channel 4 News
2020 Hong Kong – A Year of Living Dangerously   United Kingdom ITN

Current AffairsEdit

Year Current Affairs Country Network
1999 Dispatches: A Witness to Murder   United Kingdom Channel 4
2000 The Mozambique Floods   United Kingdom ITV News
2002 Fall of Kabul   United Kingdom BBC
2003 The Fall of Saddam   United Kingdom Channel 4
2004 The Madrid Bombing   United Kingdom Channel 4
2005 Beslan   United Kingdom Associated Press Television News
Return to Beslan   Netherlands NCRV Broadcasting Organisation
2006 London Bombings July 7, 2005   United Kingdom Sky News
Hunting for Taliban   Netherlands NOVA / NPS / VARA Television
2007 Lebanon Crisis   United Kingdom BBC News
2008 Any Idea of What Your Kid is Doing Right Now?   Romania Pro TV News
2009 China Earthquake   United Kingdom ITV News
2010 Pakistan - Terrors' Front Line   United Kingdom Sky News
2011 War on Drugs   Brazil Rede Globo
2012 Great East Japan Earthquake Emergency News   Japan NHK
2013 The Battle for Homs   United Kingdom Channel 4
2014 Syria's Descent   United Kingdom Channel 4
2015 The Ebola Effect   Canada Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
2016 Dispatches: Escape from ISIS   United Kingdom ITN Productions
2017 Saudi Arabia Uncovered   United Kingdom ITV
2018 White Right: Meeting The Enemy   United Kingdom ITV
2019 Mission Investigate: Deceptive Diplomacy   Sweden SVT / Mission Investigate
2020 Undercover: Inside China's Digital Gulag   United Kingdom Hardcash Productions / ITV

Honorary AwardsEdit

Founders AwardsEdit

Year Winner Country Note
1980 Jim Henson   United States (Creator of the Muppets)
1981 Shaun Sutton   United Kingdom (Head of BBC-TV's Drama Group)
Roone Arledge   United States (Executive Producer, ABC's Wide World of Sports)
1982 Michael Landon   United States (Executive Producer / Director / Writer / Performer)
1983 Herbert Brodkin   United States (Producer / Partner, Titus Productions)
1984 David L. Wolper   United States (Producer / Television Executive)
1985 David Attenborough   United Kingdom (Creator / Writer / Producer / TV Host)
1986 Donald L. Taffner   United Kingdom (President, D.L. Taffner Ltd)
1987 Jacques-Yves Cousteau[8]   France (President, Cousteau Society)
1988 Goar Mestre[9]   Argentina (Latin American Broadcasting Pioneer)
1989 Paul Fox   United Kingdom (Managing Director, BBC Television)
1990 Joan Ganz Cooney   United States (American television producer)
1991 Adrian Cowell[10]   United Kingdom (Film Maker, ITV Central)
1992 Bill Cosby[11]   United States (Comedian / Actor / Producer)
1993 Richard Dunn[12]   United States (CEO, Thames Television)
1994 Film on Four: Channel 4   United Kingdom (British public-service television broadcaster)
1995 Don Hewitt[13]   United States (Executive Producer, CBS' 60 Minutes)
1996 Reg Grundy[14]   Australia (Founder, Grundy Productions)
1997 Jac Venza[15]   United States (Director of Cultural & Arts Programs, WNET)
1998 Robert Halmi Sr.[16]   Hungary (Chairman, RHI Entertainment)
1999 Hisashi Hieda[17]   Japan (President, Fuji Television)
2000 John Hendricks[18]   United States (Founder & CEO, Discovery Communications)
2001 Pierre Lescure[19]   France (Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Canal+ Group)
2002 Howard Stringer[20]   United Kingdom (Chairman & CEO, Sony Corporation of America)
2003 HBO[21]   United States (American premium cable and satellite television network)
2004 MTV International[22]   United States (Channel subsidiary of MTV Networks)
2005 Oprah Winfrey[23]   United States (Chairman, Harpo Inc.)
2006 Steven Spielberg[24]   United States (American film director)
2007 Al Gore[25]   United States (Chairman, Current TV)
2008 Dick Wolf[26]   United States (Creator & Executive Producer, Law & Order)
2009 David Frost[27]   United Kingdom (Journalist / Producer)
2010 Simon Cowell[28]   United Kingdom (Founder, SYCO)
2011 Nigel Lythgoe[29]   United Kingdom (Executive Producer, So You Think You Can Dance; American Idol)
2012 Ryan Murphy[30]   United States (Showrunner)
Norman Lear[31]   United States (40th Anniversary Special Founders Award)
Alan Alda   United States (40th Anniversary Special Founders Award)
2013 J.J. Abrams[32]   United States (Film director)
2014 Matthew Weiner[33]   United States (Screenwriter, Creator of the series Mad Men)
2015 Julian Fellowes   United Kingdom (Screenwriter, Creator of the series Downton Abbey)
2016 Shonda Rhimes   United States (Television producer, screenwriter, and author)

Directorate AwardEdit

Year Winner Country Note
1973 Charles Curran   United Kingdom President, European Broadcasting Union, Director General, BBC
1974 Dr. Joseph Charyk   United States President, COMSAT
1975 Junzo Imamichi   Japan Chairman of the Board, Tokyo Broadcasting System
1976 Talbot S. Duckmanton   Australia President, Asian Broadcasting Union, CBE (Citation)
Roberto Marinho   Brazil President, TV Globo Network of Brazil (Citation)
Howard Thomas   United Kingdom Chairman of the Board, Thames Television, (Citation)
1977 Alphonse Ouimet   Canada Chairman, Telesat, Canadian TV
1979 Frank Stanton   United States President Emeritus, CBS, Incorporated 1978 Prix Italia
1980 Lew Grade   United Kingdom Chairman of the Board, Associated Communications Corp.
1981 Sir Huw Wheldon   United Kingdom Retired (1976) Managing Director of BBC-TV
1982 Akio Morita   Japan Chairman and CEO, Sony Corporation
1983 Roberto Marinho   Brazil President, TV Globo Network of Brazil
1984 Sydney Bernstein   United Kingdom Founder, Granada Television
1985 Leonard H. Goldenson   United States Chairman and CEO, ABC
1986 Herbert Schmertz   United States Vice President, Public Affairs, Mobil Oil Company
1987 Jeremy Isaacs   United Kingdom Chief Executive, Channel 4
1988 Vittorio Boni   Italy Director, International Relations, RAI (Posthumously)
1989 Ted Turner   United States Chairman of the Board/President, Turner Broadcasting System (Citation)
Murray Chercover   Canada Chairman and CEO, CTV Television Network
1990 Henrikas Yushkiavitshus   United States Assistant Director-General, UNESCO
1991 Henry Becton   United States President, WGBH, Boston
1992 Silvio Berlusconi   Italy President, Fininvest Gruppo
1993 Andre Rousselet   France Chairman, Canal Plus
1994 Helmut Thoma   Germany Managing Director, RTL
1995 John Birt   United Kingdom Director General, BBC
1996 Hebert A. Granath   United States Chairman, ABC/Disney Cable International
1997 Dieter Stolte   Germany Intendant, ZDF
1998 Sam Nilsson   Sweden President, Sveriges Television
1999 Ralph Baruch   United States Founder, Viacom
2000 Su-Ming Cheng[34]   People's Republic of China CEO China-TV, Taiwan
2001 Gustavo Cisneros[35]   Venezuela Chairman, Organizacion Cisneros
2002 Katsuji Ebisawa[36]   Japan President, NHK
2003 Greg Dyke[37]   United Kingdom Director General, BBC
2004 Herbert Kloiber[38]   Germany Managing Director, Tele-München Group
2005 Charles Allen[39]   United Kingdom Chief Executive, ITV
2006 Ronald S. Lauder[40]   United States Founder and Chairman, Central European Media Enterprises (CME)
2007 Patrick Le Lay[41]   France Chairman, TF1 Group
2008 Liu Changle[42]   Hong Kong Chairman & CEO, Phoenix Satellite Television
2009 Markus Schächter[43]   Germany Director General, ZDF
2010 Lorne Michaels[44]   United States Creator & Executive Producer, Saturday Night Live
2011 Subhash Chandra[45]   India Chairman, Zee TV
2012 Kim In-Kyu[46]   South Korea President & CEO, Korean Broadcasting System
2013 Anke Schäferkordt[47]   Germany CEO Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland & CO-CEO RTL Group
2014 Roberto Irineu Marinho[48]   Brazil Chairman & CEO of Grupo Globo
2015 Richard Plepler   United States Chairman & CEO, HBO
2016 Maria Rørbye Rønn   Denmark CEO & Director General, DR
2017 Emilio Azcárraga Jean   Mexico Chairman & CEO, Grupo Televisa


International Children's Day of Broadcasting AwardEdit

Presented by UNICEF in conjunction with International Emmy Awards and awarded to a broadcaster whose children's programming on or around the first Sunday in March of the previous year best reflects the theme declared by UNICEF for that year. Aims and conditions may be found at [1].

Categories extinctEdit


Best European ArtistEdit

Year Winner Country
1973 Annie Cordy for Hello, Dolly!   Belgium

Arts documentaryEdit

Year Arts documentary Country Network
1991 Damned in the USA   United Kingdom Channel 4
1992 Jose Carreras: A Life Story   United Kingdom Iambic Prods. / Primetime Television
1993 The Wonderful Horrible Life of Leni Riefenstahl   Germany Omega Film / Nomad Film
1995 Kenzaburo Oe’s Long Road to Fatherhood   Japan NHK
1996 The House   United Kingdom BBC
1997 Dancing For Dollars: The Bolshoi In Vegas   United Kingdom NVC Arts
1998 The War Symphonies: Shostakovich Against Stalin   Germany ZDF
1999 The Phil: Part 3   United Kingdom Channel 4
Let It Come Down: The Life of Paul Bowles   Canada CBC
2000 The Jazzman from the Gulag   France France 3 / Ideale Audience
2001 The Miles Davis Story   United Kingdom Channel 4

Drama seriesEdit

Year Drama series Country Network
1979 On Giant's Shoulders   United Kingdom BBC
1980 A Rod of Iron   United Kingdom BBC
1981 A Town Like Alice   Australia Seven Network
1982 A Voyage Round My Father   United Kingdom BBC
1983 King Lear   United Kingdom BBC
1984 The Jewel in the Crown   United Kingdom ITV
1985 Das Boot   Germany Wolfgang Petersen
1986 Shadowlands   United Kingdom BBC Wales
1987 Porterhouse Blue   United Kingdom Channel 4
1988 A Very British Coup   United Kingdom Channel 4
1989 Traffik   United Kingdom Channel 4
1990 First and Last   United Kingdom BBC
1991 The Black Velvet Gown   United Kingdom ITV
1992 A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia   United Kingdom BBC
1993 Unnatural Pursuits   United Kingdom BBC
1994 The Bullion Boys   United Kingdom BBC
1995 The Politician's Wife   United Kingdom Channel 4
1996 La Colline aux Mille Enfants   France France 2
1997 Crossing the Floor   United Kingdom BBC Two
1998 The Tattooed Widow   Sweden Danmarks Radio
1999 Lost for Words   United Kingdom ITV
2000 All Stars   Netherlands VARA
2001 Dirty Tricks   United Kingdom ITV London

Performing ArtsEdit

Year Performing Arts Country Network
1979 Elegies for the Death of Three Spanish Poets   United Kingdom Sky Arts
1980 L'Oiseau de Feu   Canada CBC
1981 Sweeney Todd: Scenes from the Making of a Musical   United Kingdom London Weekend Television
1982 Morte e Vida Severina   Brazil Rede Globo
1983 Dangerous Music   United Kingdom HTV
1984 The Tragedy of Carmen   United Kingdom Channel 4
1985 Omnibus: The Treble   United Kingdom BBC
1986 Bejart's Kabuki Ballet   Japan NHK
1988 The South Bank Show   United Kingdom ITV
1990 The Mahabharata   United Kingdom Peter Brook
1991 Le Dortoir   Canada Rhombus Media
1992 Pictures On The Edge   United Kingdom Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
1993 Concerto   United Kingdom Initial Film and TV
1994 Peter and the Wolf   United Kingdom BBC
1995 The Planets   Canada Rhombus Media
1997 Enter Achilles   United Kingdom BBC
1998 The Judas Tree   United Kingdom Channel 4
1999 Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma!   United Kingdom Sky Premier / Channel 4
2000 Gloriana, a film   United Kingdom BBC
2001 Jesus Christ Superstar   United Kingdom Slovenia TV

Popular ArtsEdit

Year Popular Arts Country Network
1968 Armchair Theatre   United Kingdom ITV
1973 La cabina   Spain Televisión Española
1975 The Evacuees   United Kingdom BBC
1977 Henry Ford's America   Canada Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
1979 Rich Little's Christmas Carol   United Kingdom HBO
1980 Not the Nine O'Clock News   United Kingdom BBC
1981 Vinicius para Crianças - Arca de Noé   Brazil Rede Globo
1983 The Black Adder   United Kingdom BBC One
1984 Fresh Fields   United Kingdom ITV
1985 Spitting Image   United Kingdom ITV
1986 Spitting Image   United Kingdom ITV
1988 The New Statesman   United Kingdom ITV
1989 Alexei Sayle's Stuff   United Kingdom BBC Two
1990 Mr. Bean   United Kingdom ITV
1991 The Curse of Mr. Bean   United Kingdom Thames TV
1992 Drop the Dead Donkey   United Kingdom Channel 4
1993 Drop the Dead Donkey   United Kingdom Channel 4
1994 Red Dwarf   United Kingdom BBC Two
Absolutely Fabulous   United Kingdom BBC
1995 Don't Forget Your Toothbrush   United Kingdom Channel 4
1996 Wallace and Gromit   United Kingdom BBC
1997 Liberg zappt   Netherlands Ivo Niehe Productions
1998 The Vicar of Dibley: Love and Marriage   United Kingdom BBC
1999 Smack the Pony   United Kingdom Channel 4
2000 Smack the Pony   United Kingdom Channel 4
2001 So Graham Norton   United Kingdom BBC

Children & Young PeopleEdit

Year Children & Young People Country Network
1983 Fraggle Rock   Canada Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
1984 The Wind in the Willows   United Kingdom Thames TV
1985 Super Gran   United Kingdom ITV Tyne Tees
1986 The Kids of Degrassi Street   Canada Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
1987 Degrassi High   Canada Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
1988 Captain Johnno   Australia Australian Children's TV Foundation
1989 My Secret Identity   Canada CTV Television Network
1990 Living With Dinosaurs   United Kingdom Channel 4
1991 The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship   United Kingdom Cosgrove Hall Productions / Thames Television
1992 Beat That: Hairdressing   United Kingdom Channel 4
Sorrow: The Nazi Legacy   Sweden Filmpoint Stockholm
1993 The Penknife   Netherlands AVRO / BOS BROS Film / TV Production
1994 Insektors   France Canal+ / France 3
1995 Wise Up   United Kingdom BBC
1996 Newsround Extra: War Child   United Kingdom BBC
1997 Wise Up   United Kingdom Channel 4
1998 Blabbermouth & Stickybeak   United Kingdom Channel 4
1999 Tell Us About Your Life - Battlefield Doctor   Japan NHK
2000 The Magician's House   United Kingdom BBC Wales
2001 Street Cents   Canada Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
2002 Stig of the Dump   United Kingdom BBC One
2003 Legend of the Lost Tribe   United Kingdom BBC Bristol
2004 The Illustrated Mum   United Kingdom Channel 4
2005 Dark Oracle   Canada Shaftesbury Films
2006 Sugar Rush   United Kingdom Channel 4
2007 The Magic Tree   Poland TVP SA
2008 Shaun the Sheep   United Kingdom BBC
2009 Dustbin Baby   United Kingdom Kindle Entertainment
2010 Shaun the Sheep   United Kingdom BBC
2011 ¿Con qué sueñas?   Chile Televisión Nacional de Chile


Best Interactive ChannelEdit

Year Channel Country
2006 Scamp   United Kingdom
2007 BiteTV   Canada
2008 WeDigTV   United Kingdom

Best Interactive ProgramEdit

Year Program Country Network
2006 Cult   France France 5
2007 Zimmer Twins   Canada Teletoon
2007 ReGenesis Extended Reality Game   Canada The Movie Network / Movie Central
2008 Staraoke   Finland MTV3 / Cartoon Network

Best Interactive TV serviceEdit

Year TV service Country Network
2006 Hello D   South Korea CJ CableNet
2007 BBCi   United Kingdom BBC
2008 The Truth About Marika   Sweden Sveriges Television


Digital Program: Children & Young PeopleEdit

Year Digital Program: Children & Young People Country Network
2009 Battlefront   United Kingdom Channel 4
2010 Reservoir Hill   United Kingdom KHF Media Ltd. / Television New Zealand / New Zealand On Air
2011 Battlefront II   United Kingdom Channel 4
2012 Shujaaz.FM   Kenya Well Told Story
2013 dirtgirlworld...dig it all   Australia mememe productions / dirtgirlworld productions / Screen Australia
2014 Shujaaz.FM   Kenya Well Told Story
2015 Reverse the Odds   United Kingdom Channel 4 / Maverick Television / Chunk / Cancer Research UK

Digital Program: FictionEdit

Year Digital Program: Fiction Country Network
2009 Scorched   Australia Firelight Productions / Goalpost Pictures / Essential Media and Entertainment
2010 Primeval Evolved   United Kingdom ITV1 / / Hoodlum / Impossible Pictures
2011 Shankaboot   Lebanon Batoota Films
2012 Endgame Interactive: Facebook Episode   Canada Secret Location
2013 Guidestones   Canada CTV Television Network
2014 #7DaysLater   Australia ABC
2015 Dina Foxx - Tödlicher Kontakt   Germany ZDF / UFA / Exozet

Digital Program: Non-FictionEdit

Year Digital Program: Non-Fiction Country Network
2009 Britain From Above   United Kingdom BBC / Lion
2010 Digital Revolution   United Kingdom BBC / The Open University
2011 HIGHRISE: Out My Window   Canada Highrise
2012 Live from the Clinic   United Kingdom Channel 4
2013 Entertainment Experience   Netherlands FCCE / Ziggo
2014 D-Day As It Happens   United Kingdom Channel 4
2015 Last Hijack Interactive   Netherlands Submarine Channel / Razor Film / ZDF / IKON


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