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Work from Gwinnett students nominated for Emmy Awards

GCPS student productions earn national nominations

Work from Gwinnett students nominated for Emmy Awards

May 16, 2018

     A number of video productions produced by Gwinnett County Public Schols students have earned award nominations from the National Academy of Television Arts and Science (NATAS). A total of 14 student productions from six schools were nominated for NATAS Southeast Student Production Awards. Lanier High School led the way with nine nominations. Brookwood High School; Parkview High School; Peachtree Ridge High School; and Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science and Technology (GSMST) each received one nomination. The student nominees along with the award category and name of their productions are as follows:

HIGH SCHOOL 03 – NEWS:  GENERAL ASSIGNMENT - LIGHT NEWS 
“Work Based Learning”
Andy Cole, Lanier HS

HIGH SCHOOL 04 – ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT/CULTURAL AFFAIRS 
“Wonderglass”
Lauryn Johnson, Parkview HS 

HIGH SCHOOL 05 – MUSIC VIDEO 
“Boys of Fall” Cover 
Barry Chen, Seth Zimmerman, and Matt Wood, Lanier HS

HIGH SCHOOL 06 – SHORT FORM – FICTION 
“Gone”
Jenna Keck, Michael Madryzk, and Sakib Jamal, Lanier HS

HIGH SCHOOL 07 – SHORT FORM – NON-FICTION 
“Innocence of Youth”
Justice Bigot, GSMST

“One Ridge”
Will Peninger, Peachtree Ridge HS

“Il Panettiere”
Stephen An, Brookwood HS

HIGH SCHOOL 09 – LONG FORM – NON-FICTION 
“[We Are Lanier] Keep Calm and Battle On”
Barry Chen, Andy Cole, Lanier HS

HIGH SCHOOL 12 – SPORTS PROGRAM 
“Signing Day 2018”
Andy Cole, Thomas Harmond, and Jacob Reese, Lanier HS

HIGH SCHOOL 14 – PUBLIC AFFAIRS/COMMUNITY SERVICE 
“Fake It ‘Till You Make It”
Chris Nooney, Lislay Estrada, and Justin Harris, Phoenix HS

HIGH SCHOOL 15 – COMMERCIAL 
“Lanier Productions”
Andy Cole and Jacob Reese, Lanier HS

"Signing Day"
 Andy Cole, Thomas Harmond, Valyn Turner, Lanier HS

HIGH SCHOOL 20 – PHOTOGRAPHER 
Thomas Harmond, Ian Islam, Lanier HS

HIGH SCHOOL 21 – TALENT
Andy Cole, Lanier HS

These awards encourage the pursuit of excellence in video production and focuses public attention on outstanding achievements produced by high school and college students. All of the nominees are invited to the Student Production Awards ceremony where the winners will be announced. That takes place at SCAD in Atlanta on Saturday, June 9.
 

 

 

 

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