KLRU takes home 6 Lone Star Emmys

KLRU-produced programs took home seven Lone Star Emmy Awards Saturday night, including four awards for the Arts In Context team! Thanks to your support, Austin’s public television station is able to create top quality programs, and we’re proud that the Lone Star Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has recognized this work.

The winners were:

SXSW Flashback 2014
Special Event Coverage (other than News or Sports)
JJ Weber, Galia Farber, Taylor Kondelis, Colleen Nelson

SXSW Flashback Emmy winners JJ Weber, Galia Farber, Taylor Kondelis, Colleen Nelson

SXSW Flashback Emmy winners JJ Weber, Galia Farber, Taylor Kondelis and Colleen Nelson

Arts In Context In Their Words
Public/Current/Community Affairs B.
Mario Troncoso, Director & Producer
Chelsea Hernandez, Editor & Associate Producer
Juan A. Izaguirre, Camera Operator
Christopher Kim, Camera Operator

Arts In Context El Taller
Documentary A. Category
Mario Troncoso, Director & Producer
Chelsea Hernandez, Associate Producer

Arts In Context In Face
Documentary B. Category
Mario Troncoso, Director & Producer
Chelsea Hernandez, Director & Producer

Arts In Context The Best Little Art House In Texas
Arts/Entertainment B Category
Mario Troncoso, Director & Producer
Chelsea Hernandez, Editor & Associate Producer

Arts In Context winners Chris Kim, Chelsea Hernandez and Mario Troncoso

Arts In Context winners Chris Kim, Chelsea Hernandez and Mario Troncoso

Overheard with Evan Smith
Interview/Discussion Program / Special / Feature / Segment / Series
Allie Sandza, Paul Sweeney, Evan Smith

KLRU-produced programs also received four additional nominations:

Arts In Context Shorts Wilderness Lake
Arts Segment Category
Eve Tarlo, Galia Farber, Chris Kim

Arts In Context Shorts Beautiful Fences
Human Spirit Category
Eve Tarlo, Galia Farber, Jeff Buras

Arts in Context Shorts Bridging the Gap
Public/Comm Affairs Category
Eve Tarlo, Galia Farber, Jeff Buras

Evan Smith
On-Camera Talent Program Host/Moderator/Reporter – Programming

Also nominated were shows that KLRU presents to other PBS stations across the nation:

The Daytripper
Texas Heritage-Program/Special/Feature/Segment
Magazine Program: Series
Chet Garner in the host category

Texas Parks & Wildlife
Magazine Program: Program/Special/Series