Kudos are presented by the Humane Society
Oscar-nommed films “Up,” “Food Inc.” and “The Cove” are among the 49 nominees for the 24th Genesis Awards.
The annual ceremony, which is presented by the Humane Society, recognizes film, TV, news and written work for their contributions to showcasing animal issues.
Also among the noms are “The Men Who Stare at Goats” (feature film), “Bones” (dramatic series), “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” (talkshow) and “Animal Cops: Philadelphia” (reality series).
The kudofest is March 20 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.