Venice TV Award on its way
The Venice TV Award is a tribute to the impact and power of TV at a time when broadcast is challenged by multimedia. The TV Industry is today more than just alive. In a changing Media-Landscape TV is still holding supreme in many countries. The Venice TV Award ( VeniceTVAward.com ) is open for entries and brings international recognition for the quality content of a broadcaster.
There are 15 categories with key ones including Branded Content, Light Entertainment, Program Promotion, Performing Arts, Children / Youth, Comedy, Best of Technical High Quality, Cross Platform Programming etc. The eminent International Jury of Venice Award includes from India Rohit Gupta of Sony and Sapangeet Rajwant of Viacom 18.
The jury comprises of André Takada, Vice President Creative Services Fox Network, Igor Tavares, Producer TV Globo Brazil; Anke Greifeneder, Director Original Productions, Turner Central and Eastern Europe; Malin Häger, TV 4 Sweden, President of egta, Rohit Gupta, President, Sony Pictures Network, Ute Biernat, Head of UFA Germany, Sapangeet Rajwant Senior Vice President, Viacom18 Media Private Limited, Lothaire Burg Creative Director, ARTE; Paul Black Independent Director.The Venice TV Award is supported by Egta, ACT and the City of Venice.
Egta is a non-profit association based in Brussels that represents the interests of television and radio sales houses. ACT is an Association of Commercial TV in Europe. The deadline for submission of entries is August 3 2018.