Audrey is the executive director the Heartland Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS). In this podcast, Audrey explains what it takes to enter a project for the regional Emmy awards. The discussion covers who's eligible, who does the judging, the costs, and the deadline.
[2:11] What is an Emmy meant to recognize?
[2:48] What qualifies as an entry?
[4:56] What exactly makes up t
he Heartland Chapter?
[7:09] The process of entering a project for a regional Emmy award
[9:42] Specifics on how to determine if your project qualifies for a regional competition
[12:47] Identifying your viewership
[14:41] What kind of entity/entities enters and wins?
[16:16] The call for entries
[17:19] Do you have to be nominated?
[20:12] How judging works
[21:32] Are you missing 50% of the picture?
[22:20] Understanding compositing
[23:26] Length matters… really
[24:35] Other benefits of entering your project for a regional Emmy award
[27:37] All about the Heartland Regional Emmy shows
[31:15] How many entries are typically submitted to the Heartland Chapter?
[32:31] Award logistics
[33:54] The costs involved in submitting a project for entry
[35:39] Credits on your project
[37:00] Determining the contribution values
[39:37] The best ways to reach Audrey (and the proper etiquette!)
Links and Resources
- Visit the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
- Learn more about the Heartland Chapter of NATAS
- Call Audrey (during business hours)
- Send Audrey an email
- More questions? Check out the Heartland Chapter's FAQ videos
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