The Edward R. Murrow Award is offered among 21 other awards through the Overseas Press Club of America. It will be given for the best TV interpretation or documentary on international affairs.
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|Entry Deadline||January 30, 2015|
|Decision Date||April 30, 2015|
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About the Award
Associated Producers Ltd. for HBO Documentary Films team Ric Esther Bienstock, Felix Golubev, Simcha Jacobovici, Sheila Nevins and Nancy Abraham won the Murrow Award for the documentary "Tales from the Organ Trade."
Head Judges have the discretion to move an entry to another award if they feel that the entry is submitted in an inappropriate category.
Monetary/Material Award Details
All award winners receive a certificate and a $1,000 check.
Annual awards for INTERNATIONAL COVERAGE in Newspapers, News Services, Websites, Magazines, Radio, Television, Cartoons, Books, and Photography. Work must be published or broadcast in the U.S. or by a U.S.-based company or be accessible to an American audience during 2014. All award applications will be entered online. Only categories with books will send a hard copy to the OPC office.
Entry Fee Details
Each entry is $200, and payable via PayPal, credit card or check made out to the Overseas Press Club of America. A corporate check coming from a different source must clearly indicate which entry it underwrites.
Television: Include a link to your work making sure that it does not require a password to view. The video may reside on any server, personal or corporate, or on a free service like youtube.com where the video privacy settings are checked as “unlisted” so they are not available in a search query but are viewable to those with a link. Read more about uploading videos longer than 15 minutes on youtube.com and where to update video privacy settings in youtube.com. Required specifications: .MP4 format, 1080p: 1920 × 1080 or 720p: 1280 × 720, HD, H.264 video codec, AAC audio codec, 384 kbps audio stereo stream
Once you have completed the form, you must continue to the checkout pages for your application to be submitted for judging. Do not begin to fill out this form until you have all of the information for the award(s) that you are applying for and are ready to select your method of payment.
Executive Director of the Overseas Press Club of America
40 West 45 Street
New York, NY, 10036