Environmental Media Awards Nominees Announced

Modern Family,” “Rio 2” and “Cosmos: A Space Time Odyssey” are among the nominees for the Environmental Media Awards, the Environmental Media Association announced on Thursday.

The awards will take place on Oct. 18 at Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, marking the 24th EMA awards and the 25th year since the formation of the organization. The night will also begin a year-long celebration of the association’s quarter-century work in honoring environmentally conscious programming and filmmaking.

““We are incredibly proud of the relationships we’ve built with the environmental and entertainment communities over the past 25 years,” EMA president Debbie Levin said. “As we begin the celebration of EMA’s quarter century, it’s exciting and inspiring to see the evolution of how media has expanded and that our creative voices are more powerful than ever. With so much content available, the ability to motivate globally through our medium is immediate and our most valuable tool.”

The awards ceremony is sponsored by Toyota and Lexus. The full list of nominees is below:

Feature Length Content:

“Clear History” (HBO)
“Disneynature Bears” (Walt Disney Pictures)
“Rio 2” (20th Century Fox)

Documentary Film:

“Cesar’s Last Fast” (Pivot)
“GMO OMG” (Compeller Pictures)
“Toxic Hot Seat” (HBO Documentary Films)

Television Episodic Drama:

“Castle”: “Time Will Tell” (ABC)
Parenthood”: “All Aboard Who’s Coming Aboard” (NBC)
“Revenge”: “Allegiance” (ABC)

Television Episodic Comedy:

“House of Lies”: “Wreckage” (Showtime)
Modern Family”: “Under Pressure” (ABC)
“New Girl”: “Menus” (FOX)

Reality Television:

“Cosmos: A Space Time Odyssey”: “A World Set Free” (FOX/National Geographic Channel)
“Last Week Tonight with John Oliver”: “Episode 103” (HBO)
“VICE”: “Greenland is Melting” (HBO)

Children’s Television:

“Cyberchase”: “Trash Creep” (PBS)
“Doc McStuffins”: “Leilani’s Lu’au” (Disney Junior)
“Paw Patrol”: “Pups Save the Bay” (Nick Jr)


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