Dallas, Texas (March 7, 2013) Caring For The World Films announced today it is the recipient of two 2013 Telly Awards for its latest documentary project Hearts In The Himalayas. With 11,000 international entries, The Telly awards are designed to honor outstanding media production in nearly thirty categorires. Winners represent the best work of the most respected advertising agencies, production companies, television stations, cable operators, and corporate video departments in the world in a variety of fields. Caring For The World Films was awarded the prestigous Silver award in the category of Cinematography, Videography and Photography and a Bronze award for Editing. In 2012, The film received a Best Short Award and 4 Omni Awards.
Hearts In The Himalayas showcases the humanitarian efforts of the non-profit organization Himalayan HealthCare. The film profiles the work of the driven and dedicated volunteer organization, which provides medical care, education and income generation opportunities to the mostly forgotten people who live in the remote foothills of the Ganesh-Himal mountain range in Nepal.
"We are very pleased with our accomplishments in this year's Telly competition, and extremely proud of all of the project volunteers, specifically the Nepalese crew who contributed their skills to the filming of this two-year endeavor” said Debi Lang, President of Caring For The World Films. "We are honored that our work has been recognized by the peers within the film industry.” In 2011, Caring For The World Films received three Telly Awards for Road To San Marcos and Return To San Marcos.
About Caring For The World Films:
Caring for the World Films is an award-winning 501 (c)( 3) non-profit. Since 2007, CFTWF has distinguished itself as THE production company non-profit organizations trust to tell their story. They search the planet for relatively unknown sustainable international humanitarian organizations that have limited resources, are making a tangible, verifiable impact AND have a compelling story to tell. www.caringfortheworldfilms.org