Awards Spotlight: Life Below Zero
National Geographic’s fan-favorite series Life Below Zero reached its 100th episode milestone in 2019 and continues to give viewers chills as it captures the extreme lifestyles of tough Alaskans living off the grid. Viewers have been captivated as individuals battle whiteout snow storms, unpredictable frozen terrain and man-eating carnivores in one of the most isolated regions in the world. With temperatures as low as minus 40F, the crew faces their own unique challenges filming in the wilderness as they brave some of the world’s most dangerous conditions. The three-time Emmy® Award-winning series Life Below Zero has received six nominations for its craft in cinematography and editing since premiering in 2013, and is one of National Geographic’s most-watched series.
This special event includes a screening of 100th episode followed by a Q&A featuring Subjects Sue Aiken and Ricko DeWilde, BBC Studios Executive Producer Joe Litzinger, Field Producer Crofton Diack, Cinematographers Mike Cheeseman and Benji Lanpher, and Editor Matt Mercer. Moderated by Jazz Tangcay of Awards Daily.
Doors Open: 6:00 PM
Screening: 7:00 PM
Q&A to follow