New York Festivals® World's Best TV Programs & Films Hosts 2010 Awards Ceremony at the Penthouse Lobby of the American Airlines Theatre

New York, NY | March 11, 2010

New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards, honoring the World’s Best Work™, will host its 2010 awards ceremony on Monday, May 3rd at the Penthouse Lobby of the American Airlines Theatre located in the heart of midtown Manhattan. New York Festivals will salute its winners with a unique three hour celebration. The gala event begins at 6PM with cocktails and substantial hors d’oeuvres served in the Penthouse Lobby event space and adjacent outdoor terrace featuring spectacular views of historic Times Square.

The award winning work will be showcased throughout the venue and will feature the Grand Trophy, Gold, Silver, Bronze, and prestigious United Nations Department of Public Information winners. The spotlight will be on this year’s award recipients who will be honored on-stage and escorted to a VIP press room to receive their trophies, have their remarks recorded, and take official photos. For the first time ever in NYF’s history, the entire award presentation and all acceptance speeches will be available for viewing on the World's Best TV Programs & Films website.

The 2010 New York Festivals Television & Film Awards received entries from thirty-five countries around the globe. All winning entries were selected by our GRANDJURY™ comprised of award winning Television and Film professionals. The 2010 Advisory Board includes a lineup of prominent international media professionals dedicated to guiding the competition and expanding its global footprint.

2010’s winning entries will be featured on NYF’s website and promoted by our international representatives in 84 countries around the world. For more information please go to:

All press inquiries are welcome and should be directed to Gayle,Ph: 1 212 643 4800.

International Awards Group has representation in 84 countries and organizes international advertising and programming competitions for the AME Awards® for Advertising Marketing Effectiveness; Hive Awards® for the Unsung Heroes of the Internet; Midas Awards® for Financial Services Communications; The Global Awards® for Healthcare Communications and the New York Festivals Awards for Advertising, TV, Film and Radio Programming. Entries in each of the international competitions are annually judged online by hundreds of professionals in their respective industries. For more information, go to