LIVING PASSION distinguished at the New York Film Festival
SP Televisão and SIC won the bronze medal with Living Passion, in the Telenovela category, at the New York Festivals® International TV & Film Award gala, held in Las Vegas. The telenovela Water Mirror was also nominated, being among the finalists in the same category. This is the 21st award won by SP Televisão and the 88th nomination.
For the third year in a row, telenovelas produced by SP Televisão, and broadcast by SIC, won awards at this festival, which includes productions from around 50 countries.
Still being shown on SIC's prime time, Living Passion was written by Joana Andrade and Filipa Poppe, coordinated by Inês Gomes, and stars Margarida Vila-Nova, Albano Jerónimo, Joana Solnado and Marco Delgado in the main roles.
This is the 7th edition of the New York Festivals® International TV & Film Award, which honours content production, in a variety of formats. Dedicated to the Television and Film industries, the categories reflect today's global trends and encourage the next generation of talent and storytellers.