awards

television

i. karumbah’s Lee Sommie and Renne Leatto wrote and directed the Shamu TV series pilot episode, which secured the show’s cable network deals. The show became a weekly feature on The Discovery Channel and Animal Planet.

Emmy Award

Outstanding Achievement
Children’s Programming

Shamu TV: Habitat Is Home

Discovery Channel, Animal Planet

Emmy Award

Outstanding Achievement
Children’s Programming

Shamu TV: Awesome Animal Companions

Discovery Channel, Animal Planet

Emmy Nomination

Best Educational Series

Shamu TV

Discovery Channel, Animal Planet

documentary, educational, training, government & corporate

This partial list of our awards includes only programs on which we performed one or more of the primary creative functions: Writer, Director, Producer, & Film Editor.

All programs are currently distributed worldwide on Video, Film, CD-ROM, DVD, Laserdisc, & Internet Video-On-Demand.

Telly Award

Winner

Harassment in the Workplace: Employee Awareness

Gold CINDY

International Association of Audio Visual Communicators

AIDS and Kids: The Whitney Project

Gold CINDY

International Association of Audio Visual Communicators

Workplace Violence: Employee Awareness

Silver Award

Houston International Film Festival

A Week In The Life Of A Chinese Student

Gold Apple

National Educational Film Festival

Newton's Laws Of Motion: Demonstration Of Mass, Force & Momentum

Telly Award

Bronze

AIDS and Kids: The Whitney Project

Telly Award

Bronze

Workplace Violence: Recognizing And Defusing Aggressive Behavior

Silver Medal

International Film & TV Festival of New York

A Week In The Life Of A Chinese Student

Preservation Award

The Florida Trust for Historic Preservation Preservation Education Media Category

A Vision for Kissimmee

Golden Babe Award

Chicagoland Educational Film Festival

Dolphins, Our Friends From The Sea

Golden Babe Award

Chicagoland Educational Film Festival

Microbes: Bacteria And Fungi

First Place

The National Safety Council's Media Awards

Driving Under the Influence: It Could Never Happen To Me

Winner

NEA Sponsored Oregon Arts Commission Film Production Grant

Oregon Trail Diary: A Teenager’s Cross-Country Journal

Bronze CINDY

International Association of Audio Visual Communicators

Respecting Each Other: Sexual Harassment Prevention

Bronze Plaque

Columbus International Film & Video Festival

AIDS and Kids: The Whitney Project

Honorable Mention

Columbus International Film and Video Festival

Harassment in the Workplace: Employee Awareness

Second Place MARKIE

National Foundation for Alcoholism and Addiction Communication

Drugs, Alcohol And Your Body

Bronze Apple

National Educational Media Network

Respecting Each Other: Sexual Harassment Prevention

Honorable Mention

Columbus International Film & Video Festival

Respecting Each Other: Sexual Harassment Prevention

Honorable Mention

National Council On Family Relations

Peer Intervention: Drug Abuse