Nominations for the International Emmy® Kids Awards were announced today by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. There are 12 nominees in three categories, and they span ten countries: Australia, Brazil, Finland, Japan, Mexico, The Netherlands, Singapore, South Korea, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.
This is the second time this year that the Academy has presented Kids Emmys. The accelerated schedule is due to various factors related to the Covid-19 pandemic. This presentation will be made during Mipcom Online+.
"The geographic spread and variety of themes addressed in these nominated programs demonstrate the buoyancy and quality of children's television throughout the world. We congratulate the Nominees for their outstanding talent and for setting the standard of excellence we expect for young viewers worldwide," said Bruce L. Paisner, President & CEO of the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
International Emmy® Kids Awards presenting partners are: Ernst & Young, MIPJunior and TV Kids. Winners will receive their award during an online ceremony on Wednesday October 14, 2020. All these programs were broadcast between January 1 and December 31, 2019, in accordance with the competition's eligibility period.
- "Ico Bit Zip"
National Geographic / Copa Studio
- "Oddbods" – Season 3
One Animation Pte Ltd
- "The Tiger Who Came to Tea"
Kids: Factual & Entertainment
- "Opa Popa Dupa"
Nat Geo Kids / Estudios Telemexico
- "Världens Hemskaste Sjukdomar" (World’s Worst Diseases)
- "Finding My Family: Holocaust – A Newsround Special"
BBC Children’s In-House Productions / CBBC
- "My Notebooks – Seven Years of Tiny Great Adventures"
- "Juacas" – Season 2
The Walt Disney Company Latin America / Cinefilm Brazil
- "Dropje" (Doopie)
NTR Television / Submarine
- "Extraordinary You"
The geographic spread and variety of themes addressed in these nominated programs demonstrate the buoyancy and quality of children's television throughout the world” Bruce L. Paisner President & CEO of the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences