On Saturday 16th October Unknown Amazon episode Gold Rush won the Environmental Media Association Award in the Documentary Series category.

 

The event, hosted by Jeff Goldblum in LA, was attended by Presenter Pedro Andrade and Executive Producer for Vice, Falguni Adams, who jointly accepted the award.

 

For over 30 years, the EMA has been dedicated to promoting environmental action & innovation through storytelling. Icon Films are honoured to have received this award for Unknown Amazon episode Gold Rush, which sees Pedro Andrade travel to Ecuador to explore whether it is truly possible to profit from the Amazon’s rich natural resources without damaging the rainforest.

 

A massive thank you to the EMA, Pedro Andrade, Vice TV and everyone on the production team who made this series possible