NewsOK.com and The Oklahoman has won its second Emmy, winning in the “Audio” category at the 28th annual Heartland Regional Emmy® Awards on Saturday night. You can watch “Broken Beyond Repair” above.
The video features world-renowned violinist Kyle Dillingham as he performs “How Great Thou Art” in an abandoned warehouse in downtown Oklahoma City. He performs on several broken instruments to highlight the message: in our own brokenness there is beauty.
The video accompanied The Oklahoman’s Thanksgiving centerpiece in 2013. An interview with Dillingham and George Lang can be seen here: http://bcove.me/s7pdo74w
NewsOK.com and The Oklahoman previously won an Emmy last year for “Thunder In Motion” in the “Commercial – Single Spot” category. You can watch that spot here: http://bcove.me/vrsmv18b
NewsOK.com and The Oklahoman have received five Emmy nominations since launching a video department in 2007.
The Heartland chapter includes these markets/DMAs: Denver, Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Wichita/Hutchinson, Omaha, Colorado Springs/Pueblo, Lincoln/Hastings-Kearney, Topeka, Grand Junction/Montrose, Cheyenne/Scottsbluff and North Platte.