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50th NorCal Emmy® Awards to be Virtual
72nd Annual Technology & Engineering Emmy® Awards
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) announced the recipients of the 72nd Annual Technology & Engineering Emmy® Awards. The ceremony will take place in partnership with the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) as part of their fall NAB Show on October 10, 2021.
Film Screening: “A Thousand Cuts” and Freedom of the Press
In the documentary “A Thousand Cuts,” filmmaker Ramona S. Diaz follows the crusade of reporter Maria Ressa of the website Rappler as she exposes Duterte’s war on drugs, the killings and the corruption surrounding him.
COVID Cancels Live Movie Screenings
The days of overpaying for popcorn and soft drinks are over. Movie theatres are closed. Some exhibitors are out of business. Releases of Blockbuster films like Top Gun, the next James Bond, and West Side Story are delayed. Actors are not working. TV and movie productions are halted.
Protect Your Work, Digitize Your Tapes With a Member Discount
Valley Broadcast Legends Donates Funds for School Learning Tools
Most people in TV believe it’s a privilege working in the industry. Because a career in television is like no other, television people tend to stick together because they understand each other. One of those watering holes, gathering spots – is Sacramento’s Valley Broadcast Legends (VBL).
Sacramento Reporter John Iander Dies
For decades, KOVR 3 Reporter John Iander graced the airwaves in Sacramento with solid news stories and creative specials. He was known for being able to turn just about anything into something worth watching.
Regional Roundup – FEBRUARY 2021
Monthly Tidbits From Our Chapter’s Markets
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