Semi-Final Judging of the International Emmy® Awards


In a glamourous setting, the semi-final judgings of this year's International Emmy® Awards took place at the Marienburg in Cologne on 17th June 2011. Five juries, each comprised of twelve industry-experts, decided on the advancement of the 60 remaining competition entries from all over Europe, including Germany.


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Following the jury-meetings, Academy-ambassador Leopold Hoesch (BROADVIEW TV) in conjunction with the MMC Studios and Academy-member Michael Smeaton (FFP New Media), the jury and other high-profile industry representatives held a reception at the Marienburg in Cologne. The semi-final judgings in Cologne were supported by HDI Gerling, the Filmstiftung NRWARRIAudiEutelsatMMC, the WDR, the Minister for State Affairs, Europe and the Media of the State North Rhine-Westphalia and the Landesanstalt für Medien NRW.

The winners of the 2011 International Emmy® Awards were presented with the coveted Emmy-statue by more than 1.200 international representatives of broadcasters, entertainment and media companies during an elegant gala in New York on 21st November 2011.