Red Carpet Bay Area Editor Receives Emmy Nod

Red Carpet Bay Area editor Joanna Hidalgo received an Emmy® for outstanding craft achievement in a non-news program, for La Divina Callas, a segment from Red Carpet Bay Area’s seventh episode broadcast on KRON4, November 7, 2010.

The 40th Annual Northern California Area Emmy® Awards were presented on June 11, 2011, at the Regency Center in San Francisco. The Emmy® Award honors excellence in all fields of television production. San Francisco/Northern California is one of the twenty chapters awarding regional Emmys®. Northern California is composed of television and cable stations from Visalia to the Oregon border and includes Hawaii and Reno, Nevada. 703 entries were received in 59 categories, 220 were nominated and 85 receive the Emmy® statuette.

Watch La Divina Callas:

Red Carpet Bay Area is a 30-minute lifestyle television program in a magazine-style format founded by MBL Media Productions Marybeth La Motte, and written and produced by Emmy Award winner Janice Mabry. From events, fashion and art to unique homes, travel, and philanthropy, Red Carpet Bay Area offers viewers front-row seats. Not only is Red Carpet Bay Area celebrated for its excellence by the television community, but also for revolutionizing the television watching experience through innovative and personalized interactive technology from Mozaik Multimedia.

La Divina Callas Video Credits

People in this video:  Romana Bracco, Maria Callas Exhibition Gala Event Co-chair; Amelia Carpenito Antonucci, Director, Istituto Italiano di Cultura; Bruno Tosi, President, Associazione Maria Callas;  Fabrizio Marcelli, Consul General of Italy, San Francisco; Elisabeth Thieriot, Maria Callas Exhibition Gala Event Co-chair; Terje Arnesen, Installation Designer; Antonio Pio Saracino, Designer/Architect; Felicia Bongiovanni, Soprano

MBL Media Productions Executive Producer:  Marybeth La Motte; Writer/Producer: Jan Mabry; Director of Photography: Mark Hamburg; Editor: Joanna Hildago; Associate Producer: Cori Miller; Wardrobe Stylist: Sandy Mandel, Style Studio; Hair & Makeup: Neja Salon, San Francisco

Special Thanks:  Judy Holm, Luca Matureli, Nellie Muganda, Robin Treasure, The Maria Callas Association, The Italian Cultural Institute, San Francisco

MBL Media Productions and Mozaik Multimedia

Mozaik Multimedia announced its RCBA LiveTV™ and RCBA inVDO™ applications for its Red Carpet Bay Area TV show in March 2011. The application allows multiple people while watching the same Red Carpet Bay Area program, to independently interact with specific objects of interest in the scene (people, products, places, etc.) by choosing to view, learn more, shop and share with comments on their Facebook walls.

Mozaik Multimedia announced its RCBA LiveTV™ and RCBA inVDO™ applications for its Red Carpet Bay Area TV show in March 2011. The application allows multiple people while watching the same Red Carpet Bay Area program, to independently interact with specific objects of interest in the scene (people, products, places, etc.) by choosing to view, learn more, shop and share with comments on their Facebook walls.

With its ability to embed search, shop and share capabilities into any form of video content, Mozaik Multimedia offers studios, video content producers, advertising agencies, brand owners and e-tailers new monetization opportunities that never existed before. These applications empower viewers to watch and proactively interact with Red Carpet Bay Area episodes at their leisure via their iPads. It’s all about allowing people to act instantly on anything that peaks their curiosity.

“Mozaik Multimedia revolutionizes the TV viewing experience. The personalized interactivity offers my viewers a completely new and engaging way to watch my shows,” says Marybeth La Motte, the executive producer and host of Red Carpet Bay Area.

We are very pleased to work with MBL Media Productions, a forward looking content producer, to create a new social TV experience that is not only fun and engaging for TV viewers but also offers new monetization opportunities that were never conceived before”, says Bob Saffari, CEO and Co-founder of Mozaik Multimedia Inc.

The RCBA Live TV™ application and the RCBA inVDO™ application are available for free download for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch through Apple’s App store.

— Related: