Nominees for the 2010 International Digital Emmy® Awards were announced on Monday.
Seven countries are represented in the field scattered across 13 awards, including first-timers from Brazil, Hong Kong and New Zealand.
The awards will be presented on April 12 at a special ceremony at MIPTV in Cannes. Actress and producer Illeana Douglas will host.
The International Academy also announced it will present a special award — the Pioneer Prize — to “Heroes” creator and executive producer Tim Kring (pictured), for his contribution to the fields of digital television and “cross-platform entertainment.”
DIGITAL PROGRAM – CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE
Cross Media Experimental Project: HK File.X
Radio Television Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China
Inside Hana’s Suitcase
Xenophile Media/Rhombus Media/My Pet Skeleton/CBC
KHF Media Ltd/Television New Zealand/New Zealand On Air
The Space Trainees
Conker Media/BBC Switch
DIGITAL PROGRAM – FICTION
BeActive Entertainment/Aitec do Brasil/Canal Oi/Millagro
Grundy UFA TV Produktions GmbH
DIGITAL PROGRAM – NON-FICTION
Construction and Fall of the Berlin Wall
ZDF Enterprises GmbH
BBC /The Open University
Hunger to Learn
Last Chance to See