At a ceremony in Hamburg, Germany it was announced that "Tales from the Organ Trade" has won two awards at the WorldMediaFestival.
The first award, an intermedia-globe Gold, was in the Documentary category. However, it was also awarded the special Global Awareness Award. This is awarded to a programme that reveals abuse of our small planet and its creatures through damage to the environment or through actions that impact in a negative way on the social, political or economic health of society.
The film was directed by Ric Esther Bienstock and produced by Ric Esther Bienstock, Felix Golubev and Simcha Jacobovici. "Tales From The Organ Trade" airs on HBO in the US and will air on History in Canada on July 7, 2014.
Congratulations to all involved!