PRESS RELEASE — Thursday, April 24, 2013
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Idaho Public Television collected 12 Remi Awards during the recent 46th annual WorldFest Houston Independent International Film Festival, including three first-place Platinum Remi Awards and a Special Jury Award.
OUTDOOR IDAHO “Idaho’s Salmon” was chosen for a Special Jury Award for creative excellence in the Nature and Wildlife category. All Special Jury Awards are also eligible for consideration in the Grand Remi competition, the festival’s highest award.
WorldFest is the third-oldest international film festival in North America and the oldest independent film festival in the world. The contest features 10 major categories with 200 competition sub-categories.
IdahoPTV is a statewide public television system with transmitters in Coeur d’Alene, Moscow, Boise, Twin Falls and Pocatello-Idaho Falls, plus a network of 43 translators that extend the signal beyond the transmitter areas.