Ion B. Announced Among International Emmy Nominees
The World According to Ion B., a Romanian documentary by Alexander Nanau made in co-production with HBO Romania, has been nominated for the 38th International Emmy Awards in the Arts Programming category.
The World According to Ion B. received a nomination for the 38th International Emmy Awards in the Arts Programming Category. The Award Ceremony will take place November 22, 2010 in NYC.
Production company: HBO Romania, Alexander Nanau Production
Lumea vazuta de Ion B. , Romania, 2009, 60 min, HD, Art and Culture, Portrait
Ion B. is a 62 year-old homeless man. His bed is a filthy foam mattress at the bottom of a garbage chute. Ion sorts through the daily household garbage of the block, avidly reading the books, magazines and newspapers he finds. Since the 70s he has been creating collages from them that he calls "my films".
The film is also in the running for the Silver Eye Award (category: Mid-length Documentary) organized by the East Silver Market (October 25 - 31, 2010).
BRATISLAVA LOOKS FORWARD TO SOLID DOCUMENTARY PROGRAMME
ION B. AND GENOESE ROMANCE AMONG DOKUFEST WINNERS