Last year, the Emmys created a category for online documentaries and multimedia projects. Nominees include major media organizations and user-generated content. The reports span the relocation of trailer home dwellers in California to NATO soldiers in Afghanistan on a humanitarian mission.
FRONTLINE/World followed the British NATO commander in “Afghanistan: The Other War.” Photojournalist Mimi Chakarova examines prostitution in Dubai, while Victoria Gamburg went to Russia to look at Moscow’s version of Sex and the City.
A New York Times reporter follows a homeless man through the process of moving from a cave in the Bronx to an apartment in Little Italy in “Life in Transition.”
Current TV’s Christof Putzel received two nominations for “Mogadishu Madness”, a story about the new self-proclaimed government in Somalia, and “From Russia With Hate”, about a growing anti-immigrant Neo-Nazi movement.