4 Emmys, 1 DuPont-Columbia Gold Baton, and more

 

   

     

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Secret of the Wild Child
NOVA, WGBH-TV, PBS

National News and Documentary Emmy for Outstanding Cultural or Informational Programming. 

 

Variety:   "Linda Garmon's fine achievement is in simply and clearly telling the story of a lost life." 

The Hollywood Reporter:   "exceptionally well produced"

Boston Globe:  "compelling"

The New York Times:  "absorbing"

A Day in the Life of
J. Burke High School
WGBH-TV, PBS

New England Emmy for Outstanding Documentary Program

 

Cine Golden Eagle

 

Robert F. Kennedy Award for Excellence in Journalism

 

Boston Globe:  "Everything works.  This TV documentary has found its characters and stories, its rhythm and shape." 

Coma
NOVA, WGBH-TV, PBS

Gold Baton, Dupont-Columbia University Awards

 

First Place, Documentary Category, National Headliners Awards

Best of Show, National Headliners Awards

 

USA Today:  "This NOVA works on every conceivable level."

Boston Globe:  There's no denying the dramatic and emotional impact of this [NOVA] season's debut."

NY Daily News:  "a transfixing piece of science journalism"

The Truth About Cancer

WGBH-TV, PBS

 

Best Film, Reportage Category, Reel Lives Film Festival

Geneva, Switzerland

 

Writers Guild Nomination, Emmy Nomination for Outstanding Writing


The Wall Street Journal:  "powerful message"

The New York Times:  "emotionally wrenching"

Cancerworld:  "relentlessly honest"

Memphis Dreams
The Century, ABC-TV

News and Documentary Emmy for Outstanding Historical Programming

 

Best of Show at  National Headliners Awards

 

Part of ABC-TV Peter Jennings Unit special series,  "The Century" 

Race for the Superconductor
NOVA, WGBH-TV, PBS

National News and Documentary Emmy for Outstanding Analysis of a Single News Story

 

New York Post:  "Producer-writer-director Linda Garmon has done an outstanding job and makes 'Race for the Superconductor' alternately informative, exciting and amusing."

The Detroit Free Press:  "This...gives us science with a human face."

NY Daily News:  "[NOVAs] are remarkable hours....this one, especially."

Boston Globe:  "makes clear" the politics and science in an esoteric field