Awards for 1997

Peabody Award


Frontline: (Frontline, WGBH Boston [us], Helen Whitney Productions)
For the feature "The Choice '96".

Frontline: (Frontline, WGBH Boston [us], Long Bow Group, Independent Television Service (ITVS))
For the feature "The Gate of Heavenly Peace".

The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century: (KCET Los Angeles [us], BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) [gb])

Newsnight: (BBC News 24)
For segments "Newsnight - Afghanistan".

NYPD Blue: (American Broadcasting Company (ABC), Steven Bochco Productions)

People's Century: 1900-1999: (BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) [gb], WGBH Boston [us])

The Simpsons: (20th Century Fox Television, Gracie Films)
For providing exceptional animation and stinging social satire, both commodities which are in extremely short supply in television today.

The X-Files: (Fox, Ten Thirteen Productions, Twentieth Television (associate))

The Miracle of Life: (Nova, WGBH Boston [us], Agaton Film and Television, Sveriges Television (SVT) (SVT1), Channel 4 Television Corporation, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen (ZDF), arte [fr/de])

To Play the King, The Final Cut, House of Cards: (BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) [gb], WGBH Boston [us])
(Mobile Masterpiece Theatre series).

Vote for Me: Politics in America: (Center for New American Media (CNAM), Midnight Films, WETA-TV (Washington DC))




American Experience: (WGBH Boston (production company))
Award for "The Presidents" series.

Personal Award


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