Go Back  

English Teaching Film from Poland Beats Game of Thrones at NYF 

Current Rating:

Join NowJoin Now
Old 04-28-2016, 07:41 AM
Poster Rank:932
against gender and multi kulti!
Join Date: Dec 2009
Contributions: 1
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Quoted: 93 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
6/20 14/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssssss477
English Teaching Film from Poland Beats Game of Thrones at NYF

Olive Green, a film-based course of English, designed by the SuperMemo World publishing house from Poznan in Poland, was awarded a Gold World Medal at the New York Festivals World's Best TV and Film. Competing in the Entertainment category, it triumphed over a production based on Game of Thrones by HBO Home Entertainment.
Click image for larger version

Name:	339900-625x325.jpg
Views:	152
Size:	132.9 KB
ID:	683244
The New York Festivals Best TV and Film competition saw several thousand applications, out of which 724 finalists from 48 countries around the world were selected. The awards gala was held in Las Vegas, with SuperMemo World represented by Krzysztof Biedalak, CEO, and Alicja Jankowiak, editor-in-chief and executive producer.

Representatives of world’s famous film and TV production companies, such as CNN, HBO, BBC, ZDF, Deutsche Welle, France 5, Disney Channels, Al Jazeera America, to name just a few, attended the ceremony.

Given the number of globally recognised brands taking part in the contest, the jury’s verdict to honour a non-standard educational production puts the innovative combination of education and entertainment, or edutainment, in the spotlight.

For more information, go to www.OliveGreenTheMovie.com

Reply With Quote
The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to lobo221 For This Useful Post:
Bletch, BryanXavier, Oswald2001, Sharon
Old 05-02-2016, 07:28 AM
Sharon's Avatar
✝ Moderator ✝
Poster Rank:10
Girl, Interrupted
Join Date: Nov 2008
Contributions: 203
Mentioned: 68 Post(s)
Quoted: 1763 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
4/20 16/20
Today Posts
0/11 ssss51189
Re: English Teaching Film from Poland Beats Game of Thrones at NYF


Why not join us at:
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Sharon For This Useful Post:
Old 06-15-2016, 09:21 PM
Poster Rank:3126
Join Date: Feb 2010
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 19 Post(s)
Activity Longevity
2/20 14/20
Today Posts
0/11 sssssss71
Re: English Teaching Film from Poland Beats Game of Thrones at NYF

Politics, idealism, and bias of the judges. The "real world" knows that something like Game of Thrones would trump some forgettable film that basically no one will see.

I kind of see it like how the Miss Universe contests are judge or the Academy Awards for that matter, the decisions are based on backroom political talk and the "theme" they want to present to the world. Final judgement seems to have no basis on true popularity or what is practical.

Reply With Quote
The Following 2 Users Say Thank You to jsmlove For This Useful Post:
Coreym07, lobo221

Powered by vBulletin Copyright 2000-2010 Jelsoft Enterprises Limited.

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO