NJTV programs nominated for 22 Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards

August 14, 2018 — NEWARK, NJ — NJTV programs have been nominated for 20 Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Awards.  NJTV series and specials, including its live Democratic and Republican Gubernatorial Primary Debates; In Your Neighborhood: Asbury Park and the documentary, I Can’t…I Have Rehearsal, join episodes of Due Process, Classroom Close-Up, NJ and State of the Arts in receiving nominations. The 2018 Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards will be presented at the Philadelphia Marriott on October 13, 2018. This is the full list of nominated programs and categories:

NJTV-Produced Series/Specials

POLITICS/GOVERNMENT- PROGRAM/SPECIAL
“2017 New Jersey Gubernatorial Democratic Primary Debate”- NJTV
Phil Alongi, Executive Producer
Ian Elliott, Tech Manager
Gideon Hayes Butler, Senior Producer

“New Jersey Gubernatorial Republican Primary Debate”- NJTV
Phil Alongi, Executive Producer
Ian Elliott, Tech Manager
Gideon Hayes Butler, Senior Producer
Frank Brown, Jr., Audio Engineer A-1

ARTS PROGRAM/SPECIAL

“I Can’t… I Have Rehearsal”- NJTV
Phil Alongi, Executive Producer
Maddie Orton, Director
Frank Guastella, Producer

HISTORIC/CULTURAL PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT

“History of Japanese-American Internment Camps in NJ”- NJTV
Phil Alongi, Executive Producer

PUBLIC/CURRENT/COMMUNITY AFFAIRS PROGRAM/SPECIAL 

“NJTV In Your Neighborhood Special: Asbury Park”- NJTV
Phil Alongi, Executive Producer
Ian Elliott, Tech Manager
Mallory Massara, Producer/Editor
Frank Brown, Jr., Audio Engineer A-1
Patricia Scannella, Stage Manager
Amelia Cintron, Makeup Artist

CLASSROOM CLOSE-UP, NJ

EDUCATION/SCHOOLS – NEWS SINGLE STORY OR SERIES

“Classroom Close-up NJ: Battle of the Books”- NJEA
Richard Renner, Segment Producer
Wanda Swanson, Executive Producer
Ed Waters, Director of Photography
Sean Spiller, Host

EDUCATION/SCHOOLS PROGRAM FEATURE OR SEGMENT

“Classroom Close-up NJ: Historical CSI”- NJEA
Adam Bauser, Segment Producer
Wanda Swanson, Executive Producer
Ed Waters, Director of Photography
Genevieve Faust, Segment Editor

EDUCATION/SCHOOLS – PROGRAM/SPECIAL
“Classroom Close-up NJ: Show 5 2017-18”- NJEA
Richard Renner, Series Producer
Wanda Swanson, Executive Producer
Sean Spiller, Host
Debora Ronan, Segment Producer
Kevin Ronan, Segment Producer
Adam Bauser, Segment Producer
Ed Waters, Director of Photography
David Nelson, Audio Engineer
Elizabeth DeBarr, Production Coordinator

HUMAN INTEREST PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT
“Classroom Close-up NJ: Play Unified”- NJEA
Kevin Ronan, Segment Producer
Wanda Swanson, Executive Producer
Ed Waters, Director of Photography

PUBLIC/CURRENT/COMMUNITY AFFAIRS FEATURE/SEGMENT 
“Classroom Close-up NJ: Naturalization Ceremony”- NJEA
Kevin Ronan, Segment Producer
Wanda Swanson, Executive Producer
Ed Waters, Director of Photography

PUBLIC/CURRENT/COMMUNITY AFFAIRS PROGRAM/SPECIAL 
“Classroom Close-up NJ: Show 13 2017-18”- NJEA
Richard Renner, Series Producer
Wanda Swanson, Executive Producer
Sean Spiller, Host
Debora Ronan, Segment Producer
Kevin Ronan, Segment Producer
Adam Bauser, Segment Producer
Ed Waters, Director of Photography
David Nelson, Audio Engineer
Elizabeth DeBarr, Production Coordinator

DUE PROCESS
INTERVIEW/DISCUSSION PROGRAM/SPECIAL
“Ronnie Long: Prison Paradox”- Rutgers, The State University of NJ
Sandra King, Executive Producer/Host
Tania Bentley, Producer
Dr. Raphael Caprio, Executive Producer
Ronald Chen, Executive Producer
Jeff Friedman, Director
Joseph Conlon, Director of Photography
Patricia Scannella, Stage Manager
Peggy Spivak, Production Coordinator

STATE OF THE ARTS

ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT NEWS SINGLE STORY

“Turning the Page on Black Comics”- PCK Media
Eric Schultz, Producer
Aubrey J. Kauffman, Contributing Producer/Director

ARTS/ENTERTAINMENT- PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT

“Amelia and the Animals”- PCK Media
Eric Schultz, Producer
Aubrey J. Kauffman, Producer/Director

 “Todd R. Darling: Photographing Paterson”- PCK Media
Susan Wallner, Producer/Director/Editor
Joseph Conlon, Director of Photography

ARTS PROGRAM/SPECIAL

“State of the Arts: Refugee Teens ‘Say It with Clay,’ Singer/Songwriter Anthony D’Amato, Eco-artist Brandon Ballengée, and “Paradise”- PCK Media
Susan Wallner, Series Producer
Eric Schultz, Series Producer
Joseph Conlon, Director of Photography
Robert Szuter, Producer

EDUCATION/SCHOOLS PROGRAM FEATURE OR SEGMENT
“Boys Dance”- PCK Media
Susan Wallner, Producer/Director/Editor
Joseph Conlon, Director of Photography

HISTORIC/CULTURAL PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT
“Anthracite Fields”- PCK Media
Eric Schultz, Producer/Director
Joseph Conlon, Director of Photography

 “Princeton & Slavery”- PCK Media
Susan Wallner, Producer/Director/Editor
Joseph Conlon, Director of Photography

HUMAN INTEREST PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT
 “Kasso’s Journey”- PCK Media
Susan Wallner, Producer/Director/Editor
Joseph Conlon, Director of Photography

“Poet of the Poker Table”- PCK Media
Eric Schultz, Producer/Director
Joseph Conlon, Director of Photography

MAGAZINE PROGRAM/SPECIAL
“State of The Arts: Amelia & the Animals, Artist Will Kasso, Playwright Jessica Dotson, and WWI Story ‘A Year in the Trenches’”-PCK Media
Eric Schultz, Producer/Director
Susan Wallner, Producer/Director
Aubrey J. Kauffman, Producer/Director
Joseph Conlon, Director of Photography