MIPCOM Diversify TV Excellence Awards finalists announced

MIPCOM Diversify TV Excellence Awards finalists announced

 

MIPCOM 2021, which will be reuniting the global television distribution and production communities in Cannes (11-14 October), has today announced the finalists for its prestigious MIPCOM Diversify TV Excellence Awards.

Dedicated to championing and promoting diversity and inclusion in all its forms across the international television industry, the Awards recognize stand out programming that challenges stereotypes, provides fair and balanced representation and exemplifies originality and excellence in storytelling, casting and production values.

The 24 finalists cover a broad range of topics from celebrating diverse culture and heritage, stories of living with disabilities, the lasting impact of the global pandemic, children’s rights, AIDs and HIV 40 years on and transgender activism.

ABC Commercial is thrilled that You Can’t Ask That Series 6: Lesbians has been nominated in the Representation of LGBTQIA+ -Non Scripted category.

Watch the trailer here.

The 5th edition of the awards will take place on Wednesday 13 October from 16.00 to 17.00 CEST, in the Grand Auditorium, Palais des Festivals, Cannes and will be live streamed worldwide via MIPCOM Digital as well as other affiliated online platforms.