“MMK” was cited for two episodes: “Pulang Laso” starring Carlo Aquino and Joem Bascon as bisexual lovers and “Manika” starring Jane Oineza as a young girl who was raped while her mother, portrayed by Angel Aquino, assisted in the crime.
MMK is competing against “Rebound” from France, “Next in Line” from Brazil and “Accused” from the United Kingdom.
The winners will be revealed on November 25, 2013 in New York City.
Meanwhile, the winners in the News and Current Affairs category of the International Emmy Awards, where the Philippines got two nominations, were unveiled.
GMA Network’s “I-Witness” lost to UK’s “Banaz: An Honour Killing” in the Current Affairs category while GMA Network’s “24 Oras” lost to UK’s “Channel 4 News” in the News category.