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Prix Europa is calling for documentary productions


Prix Europa The European Broadcasting Festival awards the best European television, radio and online productions each year with the aim of publishing them throughout Europe and supporting their continental distribution and use. Submission deadline is July 1, 2013.

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Prix Europa is an annual forum reliably highlighting the latest trends in the media and taking a stand on broadcasting quality for all Europeans. Awards are presented in three different media categories, being television, radio and online.

Awards for documentary and factual productions are awarded within the following categories:

For TV documentaries up to 90 minutes.

This category is for journalistic research programmes focusing on in-depth information and investigative journalism. Minimum length: 15 minutes.

IRIS seeks to be an incentive for programme practitioners to devote their attention to the ethnic diversity aspect of European societies. Programmes can be or non-fiction. There is no minimum or maximum length.

Feature productions and journalistic research programmes focusing on in-depth information and investigative journalism. Entries will be welcome from all departments within radio. All radio entries to PRIX EUROPA 2013 must have been produced after 1 January 2012. Programmes that have not yet been broadcast are also eligible.

The PRIX EUROPA Online Category is open to online projects produced by European broadcasting organisations and their cooperating media partners. All entries to the online category must be available online from 1 August to 31 October 2013.

The results of the Prix Europa 2013 pre-selection will be published by 31 August. On Friday, 25 October 2013 all award winners will be officially announced during the Night of Results. The Awards will be handed over to the winners on Saturday, 26 October 2013.

You can read more about the regulations and submissions at the Prix Europa web site.

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