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NEH Captures Several Emmy Nominations

July 19, 2013 | By Public Programs Staff

Several NEH-funded documentaries have been nominated for 2013 Emmy awards.

Outstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction Special
Death And The Civil War (American Experience) • PBS • A Steeplechase Films production for American Experience
Mark Samels, Executive Producer
Sharon Grimberg, Senior Producer
Produced by Robin Espinola, Bonnie Lafave, and Ric Burns
Writen and directed by Ric Burns

Outstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction Series
The Abolitionists (American Experience) • PBS • An Apograph Productions Inc. film for American Experience
Sharon Grimberg, Executive Producer/Senior Producer
Mark Samels, Executive Producer
Written, Produced, and Directed by Rob Rapley

Outstanding Writing For Nonfiction Programming
The Dust Bowl • "The Great Plow Up" • PBS • Florentine Films
Produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns, and Julie Dunfey
Written by Dayton Duncan

Outstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction Series, Outstanding Historical Programming, Outstanding Editing
The Loving Story
Directed and produced by Nancy Buirski
Produced and edited by Elizabeth Haviland James

These four films received implementation grants from the NEH.

Death and the Civil War

The Abolitionists

The Dust Bowl

The Loving Story