News and Documentary Emmy Awards: Franco Bogino nominated!

Nominations for the 38th Annual News and Documentary Emmy® Awards have been announced by The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS). Congratulations to Franco Bogino for being nominated for Outstanding Editing: Documentary Category. Franco will be heading to the Time Warner Complex in New York for the ceremony!

Orphans of Ebola

Ben Steele’s Orphans of Ebola follows Abu, a 12-year-old boy from a Sierra Leone village, who loses eight members of his family and must restart his life elsewhere.

Filmed over a period of four months, beginning just after the height of theepidemic in December 2014 through the reopening of the country’s schools in April 2015, Abu’s story illustrates the incredible bravery of the thousands of children who have been orphaned by Ebola as they reconcile with the past and forge new lives. Orphans of Ebola was filmed, written and directed by Ben Steele; executive producers, Karen Edwards and Fiona Stourton. For HBO: senior producer, Nancy Abraham; executive producer, Sheila Nevins.

Congratulations to Franco on the nomination!

The list of nominees is also available on the National Television Academy’s website: