June 14 2014
By CATHERINE DOÑA
GMA Network won a total of eight awards in the 2014 US International Film & Video Festival, besting rival network ABS-CBN which bagged only two.
This year, only 16 First Place Gold Cameras were awarded, and two of those went to GMA News TV.
The prestigious Gold Camera Awards were given to Brigada: Gintong Burak for the Television Documentary: Social Issues category and to Wagas: Mga Kuwento ng Totoong Pag-ibig for the Television: Docudrama category.
Wagas is also vying for Best of Festival-Documentary, one of the highest recognitions presented in the festival.
Three more GMA News TV programs captured Silver Screen Awards: Reel-Time: Dungkoy in Television: Documentary Biography; Reel Time: Silang Wala sa Mapa in Television: Documentary Health, Medical; and State of the Nation with Jessica Soho (Super Typhoon Yolanda Coverage) in Television Continuing News Stories.
GMA Network also took Silver Screen Awards for Front Row (“Ulilang Lubos”) in Television: Social Issues Documentary and for Reporter's Notebook ("Bakas ng Trahedya") in Television: Current Affairs Documentary.
A Certificate for Creative Excellence was given to Picture! Picture! in the Television: Game Show category.
Based in Los Angeles, the US International Film & Video Awards acknowledges creative excellence in Corporate, Education, Entertainment, Documentary and Student productions since 1967.
The Best of Festival winners will be announced week of June 16, 2014.
Last May, GMA News' special coverage on the assault and aftermath of super typhoon Yolanda earned for the Network its fourth George Foster Peabody Award.
GMA is the only news and public affairs organization in the country to have received the prestigious award for excellence in broadcast journalism.
This year’s contest featured a group painting competition highlighting the colorful history of the Kapuso Network with the theme, 'GMA through the Decades.' Read more
Kapuso child star Marc Justine Alvarez wins Best Breakthrough Performance by an Actor for the indie film "Transit" at the 11th Golden Screen Awards. Read more
Labor Arbiter Jonalyn M. Gutierrez dismissed the regularization and illegal dismissal case filed by a former cameraman of GMA Network, Inc. Read more
Ikinararangal ng Kapuso Network ang artists na nagwagi sa nakaraang 6th PMPC Star Awards for Music. We are so proud of you! Read more
Humakot ang GMA Network ng awards kamakailan mula sa apat na award-giving bodies. Read more
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Nakikiisa ang GMA Network sa ating mga kapatid na Muslim sa pagdiriwang ng Eid al Adha. Read more
“We are grateful to our viewers for their continued support and are all the more challenged to keep providing them with superior content,” says GMA Chairman and CEO Felipe L. Gozon. Read more
The Network promotion has made 50 millionaires, awarded four house and lots, and given away over 30 vehicles on top of the weekly cash prizes. Read more
Handog namin ito sa magigiting nating guro na nagsilbing tulay para matupad ang ating mga pangarap. Salamat po! Read more
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Kinilala ng City of Malabon University College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Society ang GMA Network bilang Outstanding TV Network of the Year. Karangalan naming maging una sa inyong puso. Read more
Be among those who have experienced GMA Network up close. Read more
The awards serve as a testament to GMA News and Public Affairs’ credo of Serbisyong Totoo. Read more
Titser and Reel Time are the only finalists from the Philippines. Read more
GMPI bagged a total of seven awards, including three Golds and a Silver. Read more
In August, GMA further decreased ABS-CBN’s lead in NUTAM (National Urban Television Audience Measurement) to a mere 0.2 percent as it scored a 34 percent total day household audience share. Read more
Kinilala sa nakaraang Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption Awards ang GMA Network, DZBB at ilang personalidad nito dahil sa serbisyong hindi mapapantayan. Maraming salamat po! Read more
GMA Network supports the Climate Change Advocacy of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources and Philippine Information Agency. Learn how its stars do their bit for Mother Earth in this gallery. Read more
Kinilala kamakailan ng UP Education Circle ang mga batikang mamamahayag ng GMA Network na sina Mel Tiangco at Jessica Soho. Congrats, mga tunay na nagbibigay ng Serbisyong Totoo! Read more
Mas madali yata ang “bulaklak” na lang. #FilipinoAngWikaKo Read more
Jessica Soho was named EdukCircle Female News Anchor of the Year while Mel Tiangco was dubbed EdukCircle Most Outstanding Journalist in Public Service. Read more
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On the cover of the August issue are Dennis Trillo and Bela Padilla in “Sa Puso ni Doc.” Featured articles include the recent CBA signing and the storybook on Atty. Gozon’s childhood. Citizen Kapuso features the Kapuso Foundation’s sustainability programs for Yolanda survivors. Read more