Sunday, March 24, 2013
Big Miracle by Ken Kwapis was named winner for the Feature Film award. The drama starring John Krasinski and Drew Barrymore is about a reporter who gets help from his ex-girlfriend to save a family of trapped whales. It won against competition from Darling Companion, Delhi Safari and To the Arctic.
Television winners included the series Harry's Law, Comedy Central's The Colbert Report, and the Discovery Channel's Ivory Wars.
Nominations for the 27th Annual Genesis Awards
Complete list of winners for the 27th Annual Genesis Awards
Big Miracle - Universal Pictures
Harry's Law - "Gorilla My Dreams" - NBC
SID CAESAR COMEDY AWARD
The Colbert Report - Representative Steve King on dogfighting - Comedy Central
Ivory Wars - Discovery Channel
Wild Justice - Nat Geo Channel
Nightline - "The Ugly Truth Behind High Stepping Horses" - ABC
Rock Center with Brian Williams - "At What Cost?", "Ken and Rosie," "Last Stand" - NBC
ABC World News With Diane Sawyer - downer cow video
CBS This Morning - "Shark Tagging"
LOCAL TV NEWS
KNBC 4 News - "Bunny Trafficking"
Nick News with Linda Ellerbee - "Animals? Show Me the Money!" - Nickelodeon
BRIGITTE BARDOT INTERNATIONAL TV
60 Minutes - "Jungle Warfare" - Nine Network Australia
National Geographic - "Cheetah's on the Edge" by Roff Smith, "Ivory Worship" by Bryan Christy, "Rhino Wars" by Peter Gwin
The Chattanoogan - Roy Exum - multiple part series on Tennessee Walking Horse soring
Sacramento Bee - 3-part series on wildlife services by Tom Knudson
BRIGITTE BARDOT INTERNATIONAL PRINT
South Asia Magazine (Pakistan) - "Animal Welfare in Islam" by Aiman Reyaz and "Law of the Land" by Anees Jillani with commentary by Syed Rizvi
THE WYLER AWARD
THE GENESIS CORPORATE AWARD
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