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France bags a hat-trick at the International Emmy Awards

France bags a hat-trick at the International Emmy Awards
By Euronews

<p>France has triumphed at <br /> the International Emmy Awards at the New York Hilton picking up three prizes in the arts, TV movie and mini-series categories.<br /> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">International Emmys: France Leads As ‘Spiral’ Wins Best Drama Series <a href="https://t.co/Ekbec6B548">https://t.co/Ekbec6B548</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/hollywood?src=hash">#hollywood</a> <a href="https://t.co/4u8S9XBkaI">pic.twitter.com/4u8S9XBkaI</a></p>— Hollywood News Now (@hollywoodnewz) <a href="https://twitter.com/hollywoodnewz/status/669035857815343105">November 24, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>The French cops and lawyers series ‘Spiral’ was honoured for series five.</p> <p>Anne Landois is the executive producer: <br /> “More than ever I am so proud to work and to write about the work of the police. I want to say ‘thank you’ to the police because you know about the events that happened last week in Paris.”</p> <p>The Man who Saved the Louvre won the arts award.<br /> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="fr" dir="ltr">Int. Emmy Awards pour "Illustre & Inconnu : comment Jacques Jaujard a sauvé le <a href="https://twitter.com/MuseeLouvre">@MuseeLouvre</a>" <a href="https://t.co/twzF2kyU11">https://t.co/twzF2kyU11</a> <a href="https://t.co/XsNGNSrGRj">pic.twitter.com/XsNGNSrGRj</a></p>— Ministère CultureCom (@MinistereCC) <a href="https://twitter.com/MinistereCC/status/669059139012845568">November 24, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>The film recounts the actions of the Louvre’s wartime director Jacques Jaujard, who saved many masterpieces from falling into the hands of Nazi theives during the Occupation of France. </p> <p>‘White Soldier’ claimed the TV movie prize. The work sees two soldiers torn apart as French Indochina erupts into war in 1945.<br /> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Watch TV Movie/Mini-Series <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/iemmyNOM?src=hash">#iemmyNOM</a> ‘Soldat Blanc’ (France) <a href="https://twitter.com/canalplus">@canalplus</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/Breakout_Films">@Breakout_Films</a> <a href="https://t.co/obckPw3sBK">https://t.co/obckPw3sBK</a> <a href="https://t.co/fF4pwgdy3b">pic.twitter.com/fF4pwgdy3b</a></p>— Intl Emmy Awards (@iemmys) <a href="https://twitter.com/iemmys/status/666718320947662848">November 17, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>Dutch actor Maarten Heijmans won the Best Performance by an Actor for his portrayal of singer-actor Ramses Shaffy in the four-part mini-series ‘Ramses’.</p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="nl" dir="ltr">Maarten Heijmans wint een internationale Emmy voor rol in Ramses <a href="https://t.co/4FFJPAjLKj">https://t.co/4FFJPAjLKj</a> <a href="https://t.co/Vm1Et0Qufc">pic.twitter.com/Vm1Et0Qufc</a></p>— NRC (@nrc) <a href="https://twitter.com/nrc/status/669036075613032448">November 24, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>He plays the French born Shaffy who became one of The Netherlands’ most acclaimed performers.</p> <p>The Best Actress award went to Norwegian Anneke von der Lippe for her role in the film ‘Eyewitness.’<br /> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="no" dir="ltr"><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/AnnekeVonDerLippe?src=hash">#AnnekeVonDerLippe</a> fikk prisen for beste skuespillerinne under <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/IEmmyAwards2015?src=hash">#IEmmyAwards2015</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/%C3%98yevitne?src=hash">#Øyevitne</a> <a href="https://t.co/wiC1XooZjD">https://t.co/wiC1XooZjD</a> <a href="https://t.co/HAoZwa92wd">pic.twitter.com/HAoZwa92wd</a></p>— Filmpolitiet (@Filmpolitiet) <a href="https://twitter.com/Filmpolitiet/status/669056525680427008">November 24, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>Two girls witness a mass killing and fear for their lives. </p> <p>A double victory for Brazil, ‘Sweet Mother’<br /> gets the last laugh with the comedy award and ‘Imperio’ collected the Telenovela.</p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">.<a href="https://twitter.com/violadavis">@ViolaDavis</a> shared a sweet mother-daughter moment after her Emmy Awards win: <a href="http://t.co/omsOb3Ho9b">http://t.co/omsOb3Ho9b</a> <a href="http://t.co/sSjD1IMk9s">pic.twitter.com/sSjD1IMk9s</a></p>— VibeMagazine (@VibeMagazine) <a href="https://twitter.com/VibeMagazine/status/646768578071433216">September 23, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet"tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="pt" dir="ltr">É do Brasil! ‘Império’ ganha o ‘Emmy Internacional’ de melhor novela <a href="https://t.co/jxSUrvBKmy">https://t.co/jxSUrvBKmy</a> <a href="https://t.co/IGSRSdzFtq">pic.twitter.com/IGSRSdzFtq</a></p>— Ego (@siteEgo) <a href="https://twitter.com/siteEgo/status/669022988730286080">November 24, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p>