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FEBRUARY 2020 “OFF CAMERA”

Award-winning newsletter containing news, events, profiles and information from the San Francisco / Northern California / Reno / Hawaii / Guam television communities


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ENTRY DEADLINE: MARCH 15, 2020

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REMINDER: Renew Your Membership & Save $$$

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RENEW NOW!

Final day to RENEW MEMBERSHIP is MARCH 31 – unpaid moved to inactive on 4/1.

 

 


Emmy® Award Update: Deadlines & Dates to Know

Check the Master Entry List for corrections before Tuesday, March 31.

We are now more than two weeks into the Emmy® Award certification process. Awards chair Wayne Freedman and Awards Committee members have been diligently looking at the English Contest.

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Facebook For Journalists Workshop: It’s Finally Happening

 

From the convenience of your own home, the Society of Professional Journalists is providing an online workshop to NATAS members. The Zoom workshop will take place Saturday, February 22, at 10 am PT. All you need is WiFi! 

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Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award Recipients Announced

“The Technology & Engineering Emmy® Award was the first Emmy® Award issued in 1949 and it laid the groundwork for all the other Emmy® Awards to come,” said Adam Sharp, CEO & President, NATAS. “We are especially excited to be honoring Yvette Kanouff with our Lifetime Achievement Award in Technology & Engineering.

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KRON TV Technician, George Larsen, Dies at 101

Looking back, during World War II, George was a Morse code radio operator for the Coast Guard at Oahu during the December 7, 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor. After WW II, he became a broadcast combo radio operator at KXLL NBC Missoula and then the CBS affiliate in Missoula.

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Calling All Content Pros! Free NAB Exhibit Passes

Are you interested in attending the NAB Show this April? For the code for FREE Exhibit Passes, email Executive Director Darryl Compton: Darryl@emmysf.tv

 

 


MEMBER BENEFIT
New NATAS Member Discounts From Broadway SF!

  • Over 30% savings on HAMILTON, THE LAST SHIP and THE BOOK OF MORMON 
  • NEW: If you loved HAMILTON, come see the hilarious new parody… SPAMILTON: An American Parody.


An email with our Promo Code is coming soon to current Members, or request it by emailing darryl@emmysf.tv

 


MEMBER BENEFIT

CINEMA CLUB

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FREE Bay Area Movie Screenings for NATAS members. Usually, you may bring a guest.

Many screenings are previews of first-run movies, and include “Q&A” sessions with the director, producer and/or cast members of the film.

To receive notifications, you need be on the “Cinema Club” mailing list.  Send an e-mail to office@emmysf.tv and put “Cinema Club” and your name in the subject line.


MEMBER BENEFIT

JOB BANK

Membership benefit provided by the Academy, the JOB BANK is a free source of available job openings in the television and media industry throughout the country. 

 


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Write to Off Camera Publisher Larena Baldazo at Lhernandez@email.jfku.eduThank you!

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The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

San Francisco/Northern California Chapter
Darryl Compton, Executive Director
4317 Camden Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94403-5007
Phone: (650) 341-7786 or (415) 777-0212
darryl@emmysf.tv


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“GC” and “SC” references, immediately following an individual’s name in a story, refers to that individual being an inductee of the Chapter’s Gold Circle and/or Silver Circle, followed by the year, or years, of induction.