Behind The Emmy®

  • Behind The Emmy® - Wildland

    "We actually became firefighters to make the film." Learn more about the story behind PBS & Independent Lens' Emmy Award-Winning documentary Wildland

    Filmed during two recent wildfire seasons, Wildland is a sweeping yet deeply personal account of a wildland firefighting crew as they struggle wit...

  • Behind The Emmy® - Armed With Faith

    I would watch all these films about US marines in Afghanistan, and I would always feel like I am on the other side of the lens and not represented." Learn more about the power of representation and the Emmy-winning team behind the WORLD Channel documentary "Armed with Faith."

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  • Behind The Emmy® - It Will Be Chaos

    When we followed the Syrian family it meant to physically walk with them along the Balkan corridor for seven different countries." Earth globe americas
    Learn more about what two filmmakers experienced to make the HBO Documentary; It Will Be Chaos.

    It Will Be Chaos offers a personal look at the h...

  • Behind The Emmy® - I Am Evidence

    Mariska Hargitay on winning a News & Documentary Emmy for her documentary I Am Evidence Learn more about what motivated her to make the powerful piece about untested rape kits. #EndTheBacklog

    It is estimated that every year, hundreds of thousands of rape kits are left untested in police storage ...