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'Armadillo,' 'Better This World' and 'Enemies of the People' Nominated for News and Doc Emmy Awards

'Armadillo' PBS
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominations for the 33rd Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards this morning. Among the nominees are docs "Armadillo," which received four nods and "The Battle for Marjah," "Better This World" and "Enemies of the People," which each received three.

With 43 nominations overall, CBS is on top this year thanks in large part to "60 Minutes," while PBS came in a close second with 37. NBC, ABC and HBO also received double-digit nominations.

The awards ceremony will take place Monday, October 1 at Lincoln Center's Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City. Select categories are listed below -- for the full list of nominees, check out the Emmy Awards site.

'Enemies of the People' PBS

BEST DOCUMENTARY

HBO Documentary Films (HBO): "How to Die in Oregon"
Producer/Director: Peter Richardson
Executive Producers: Melody Korenbrot, Sheila Nevins

POV (PBS): "Armadillo"
Director: Janus Metz
Producer: Sara Stockmann
Executive Producer: Simon Kilmurry
Co‑Executive Producer: Cynthia Lopez
Series Producer: Yance Ford
VP, Programming and Production: Chris White
Coordinating Producer: Andrew Catauro

POV (PBS): "Better This World"
Directors: Kelly Duane de la Vega, Katie Galloway
Executive Producers: Sally Jo Fifer, Simon Kilmurry
Co‑Executive Producer: Cynthia Lopez
Series Producer: Yance Ford
VP, Programming and Production: Chris White
Coordinating Producer: Andrew Catauro

POV (PBS): "Enemies of the People"
Directors: Rob Lemkin, Thet Sambath
Executive Producer: Simon Kilmurry, Sandra Whipham
Co‑Executive Producer: Cynthia Lopez
Series Producer: Yance Ford
VP, Programming and Production: Chris White
Coordinating Producer: Andrew Catauro

POV (PBS): "Last Train Home"
Director: Lixin Fan
Executive Producers: Sally Jo Fifer, Stephen Gong, Simon Kilmurry
Co‑Executive Producer: Cynthia Lopez
Series Producer: Yance Ford
VP, Programming and Production: Chris White
Coordinating Producer: Andrew Catauro

'The Battle for Marjah' HBO

OUTSTANDING CONTINUING COVERAGE OF A NEWS STORY – LONG FORM

FRONTLINE (PBS): "Wikisecrets"
Director/Producer Marcela Gaviria
Executive Producer: David Fanning
Senior Series Producer Raney Aronson‑Rath
Producer/Correspondent Martin Smith

HBO Documentary Films (HBO): "The Battle For Marjah"
Director: Anthony Wonke
Producer Ben Anderson
Executive Producer: Guy Davies, Sheila Nevins
Senior Producer Nancy Abraham

Independent Lens (PBS): "Bhutto"
Director/Producer Duane Baughman
Producers Mark Siegel, Arleen Sorkin
Executive Producer: Sally Jo Fifer
Senior Series Producer Lois Vossen

NOVA (PBS): "Engineering Ground Zero"
Producer/Director: David Shadrack Smith
Executive Producers: Anthony Cicatiello, Timothy Smith
Senior Executive Producer: Paula S. Apsell
Senior Producer Terri Randall
Senior Series Producer Melanie Wallace
Co‑Producers Tennaly Fortier, Jeff Seelbach

POV (PBS): "Armadillo"
Director: Janus Metz
Producer Sara Stockmann
Executive Producer: Simon Kilmurry
Co‑Executive Producer: Cynthia Lopez
Series Producer Yance Ford
VP, Programming and Production Chris White
Coordinating Producer Andrew Catauro

POV (PBS): "Where Soldiers Come From"
Director/Producer Heather Courtney
Executive Producers: Sally Jo Fifer, Simon Kilmurry
Co‑Executive Producer: Cynthia Lopez
Series Producer Yance Ford
VP, Programming and Production Chris White
Coordinating Producer Andrew Catauro

'Better This World' PBS

OUTSTANDING INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM – LONG FORM

Dan Rather Reports (HDNet): "A National Disgrace"
Executive Producer: Wayne Nelson
Senior Producer Elliot Kirschner
Producer Sari Aviv
Director: Steve Tyler
Correspondent Dan Rather

FRONTLINE (PBS): "A Perfect Terrorist"
Executive Producer: David Fanning
Senior Producer Elliot Kirschner
Senior Series Producer Raney Aronson‑Rath
Producer/Director: Thomas Jennings
Correspondent Sabastian Rotella

FRONTLINE (PBS): "The Anthrax Files"
Executive Producer: David Fanning
Director/Producer Michael Kirk
Producer/Reporters Jim Gilmore, Mike Wiser

HBO Documentary Films (HBO): "Marathon Boy"
Producer/Director: Gemma Atwal
Producer Matt Norman
Executive Producers: Alan Hayling, Sheila Nevins
Senior Producer Lisa Heller

POV (PBS): "Better This World"
Directors: Kelly Duane de la Vega, Katie Galloway
Executive Producers: Sandra Whipham, Sally Jo Fifer, Simon Kilmurry
Co‑Executive Producer: Cynthia Lopez
Series Producer Yance Ford
VP, Programming and Production Chris White
Coordinating Producer Andrew Catauro

POV (PBS): "Enemies of the People"
Directors: Rob Lemkin, Thet Sambath
Executive Producer: Simon Kilmurry
Co‑Executive Producer: Cynthia Lopez
Series Producer Yance Ford
VP, Programming and Production Chris White
Coordinating Producer Andrew Catauro

'Page One: Inside the New York Times' History Channel

OUTSTANDING INFORMATIONAL PROGRAMMING – LONG FORM

"9/11: Heroes of the 88th Floor" (TLC)
Executive Producers: John Smithson, Julian Ware
Producer Tamara Rosenberg

"Brick City" (Sundance)
Executive Producers/Directors: Marc Levin, Mark Benjamin
Executive Producers: Sarah Barnett, Michael Klein, Evan Shapiro, Forest Whitaker

HBO Documentary Films (HBO): "Poster Girl"
Producer/Director: Sara Nesson
Producer Mitchell Block
Executive Producer: Sheila Nevins
Supervising Producer Sara Bernstein

"Page One: Inside the New York Times" (History Channel)
Producer/Director: Andrew Rossi
Producers Josh Braun, David Hand, Kate Novak, Alan Oxman, Adam Schlesinger
Executive Producers: Daniel Pine, Daniel Stern

POV (PBS): "Mugabe and the White African"
Directors: Lucy Bailey, Andrew Thompson
Producer Elizabeth Morgan Hemlock
Line Producer Alice Henty
Executive Producer: Simon Kilmurry
Co‑Executive Producer: Cynthia Lopez
Series Producer Yance Ford
VP, Programming and Production Chris White
Coordinating Producer Andrew Catauro

"The Tillman Story" (Showtime)
Director: Amir Bar‑Lev
Producer John Battsek
Co‑Producer Caitrin Rogers
Executive Producer: Molly Thompson

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