Robert Albers

Awards

International

  • 2013 Detroit Dreaming Film Festival, official selection, for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2011 Detroit Independent Film Festival, official selection, for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2011 Detroit Independent Film Festival, nominated for Best Short Documentary,for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2010 Manhattan Film Festival official selection, for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2010 Manhattan Film Festival Film That Heals Award for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2010 Award of Excellence, Broadcast Educators Association Festival of Media Arts, for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2010 Award of Merit, The IndieFest for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2010 Riverside International Film Festival official selection, for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2010 International Family Film Festival official selection, for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2009 America FreeVirtual Film Festival, Best Short Documentary, for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2009 Accolade Awards award of merit, contemporary issues, raising awareness, for Arabs, Jews, and the NEws
  • 2004 Gold Award, The Aurora Awards, for Inside Jazz: Everybody's Welcome
  • 2004 Chris Award, Columbus International Film and Video Awards for Inside Jazz: Everybody's Welcome
  • 1994 Finalist: New York International Film and Video Festival for Gil Shaham: Violin
  • 1994 Honorable Mention from the Columbus International Film and Video Festival--Michigan At Risk and Coming Out: It Takes a Lifetime
  • 1992--Bronze Medal and Honorable Mention from the Columbus International Film and Video Festival--Michigan At Risk
  • 1991 First Prize Best Television World Hunger Awards for Michigan At Risk: The War on the Poor.
  • 1991 Finalist: New York International Film and Video Festival- Richard Stoltzman and New York Counterpoint
  • 1986--Bronze Medal: International Film and Television Festival of New York for Among Friends: The Juilliard String Quartet at Michigan State University

National

  • 2010 Award of Merit: Action Cut Short FIlm Competition for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2009 America FreeVirtual Film Festival, Best Short Documentary, for Arabs Jews, and the News
  • 2009 Accolade Awards award of merit, contemporary issues, raising awareness, for Arabs, Jews, and the NEws
  • 1995 Clarion Award from Women In Communication Inc for Michigan At Risk
  • 1995 Sho Me Award from Women In Communication Inc for Michigan At Risk
  • 1994 Sho Me Award of Excellence and Award of Merit from Women In Communication Inc for Michigan At Risk
  • 1991 Special Achievement Award from the Central Educational Network in environmental programing for The Not So Great Lakes.
  • 1991 Clarion Award from Women In Communication Inc, for The Not So Great Lakes.
  • 1989--Three programs selected for National Museum of Broadcasting
  • 1986--First Place Award: National Educational Film Festival
  • 1986--Finalist, American Film Festival
  • 1985--Award of Merit, National School Public Relations Association
  • 1985--Finalist, Athens Film and Video Festival

Regional

  • 2004 3rd Place, East Lansing Film Festival for Inside Jazz: Everybody's Welcome
  • 1998 Central Educational Network Milestone Award for QuizBusters
  • 1998 Award of Merit from Michigan Association of Broadcasters for Michigan At Risk: Life and Death With Dignity
  • 1997 Ben East Award from Michigan United Conservation Clubs
  • 1996 Words That Care Award from Michigan Federation of Private Child Care Agencies for Michigan At Risk: Who Owns the Children
  • 1996 Central Educational Network Best Staff Development Program for Michigan Gateways: World Wide Web
  • 1995 2 Michigan Emmy nominations for The Chenille Sisters: Makin Rhythm and Michigan At Risk: Talking Heads--Why the Media Ignore State Government
  • 1995 Central Educational Network Best Staff Development Program for Michigan Gateways: Writing in Math and Science
  • 1994 Michigan Emmy for Gil Shaham: Violin
  • 1993 Honorable Mention Focus Award from Michigan Public Broadcasting
  • 1991 Governors Arts Award for distinguished programing and achievement in the arts.
  • 1991-92 15 Michigan Emmy Nominations for Michigan At Risk, QuizBusters, The Verdehr Trio: The Making of A Medium, Richard Stoltzman and New York Counterpoint (Only nominees from our market)
  • 1991 Second Place Award in television documentaries from the Detroit Press Club for The Not So Great Lakes.
  • 1990-2 regional Emmy nominations
  • 1986--Michigan Addy Award for Excellence
  • 1985--Central Educational Network Program Award

Local

  • 1996-Words That Care Award from the Michigan Federation of Private Child and Family Agencies
  • 1990-PACEmaker Award of Excellence from Michigan Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America