RT channel received gold New York Festivals, besting CNN (award was given for a documentary film about the custom of blood revenge on the modern Caucasus)

Channel RT (Russia Today) won the gold award[/t[t:tag slug=nagrada]award of the prestigious International Festival of New York Festivals, surpassing in this category CNN, and also received two bronze. Ceremony took place in Las Vegas.

The winner in the category “Best documentary / newscast: humanitarian issues,” a documentary of Russian TV channel Blood and Honor (”Vendetta”), which bypassed work CNN and other international companies.

Film Leonid Kanfer and Paul Baydikova tells what place the custom of blood revenge on the modern Caucasus.

Bronze Award in the category “Promo news program” has won a series of rollers Noticias desde dentro on RT news broadcast in Spanish. Another bronze medal in the category “Science and technology” program received issue RT Technology Update, which tells about new ways to use nuclear energy industry.

RT channel repeatedly became the winner of New York Festivals. In 2013, the winner in the category “Best documentary / newscast about politics” was a program of Julian Assange, which premiered at the RT in April 2012. As part of the interview shows WikiLeaks founder met with the most interesting and significant persons forming the global agenda.

New York Festivals - one of the largest festivals in the field of journalism, film and advertising. This year’s awards were awarded in 15 categories. In addition to RT, to receive the award in various categories claimed by major international and national broadcasters from more than 50 countries.

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