1491: The Untold Story of the Americas Before Columbus

2019 Best History Documentary Program or Series

1491 is an eight part docu-drama series that brings to life the complexity, diversity and interconnectedness of Indigenous peoples in the Americas before Columbus. Presented from an Indigenous-perspective through a blend of documentary and scripted drama, the series covers a 20,000 year timeline of Indigenous history, innovations and achievements in North and South America in themed episodes.

Nominees:

Barbara Hager, W. Paterson Ferns, Desiree Single, Vanessa Loewen

Channel:

APTN

Broadcaster:

APTN

Production Company:

1491 Productions, Inc.

Co Production Company:

Aarrow Productions, Inc., Animiki See Digital Production Inc.

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