On Thursday night, community members, friends and supporters attended the 2nd Annual Pride Media awards ceremony, held at the Tel Aviv Cinemateque to celebrate and honor the artists and works that encouraged positive LGBT visibility in the media in 2014.
Gal Uchovsky, Amir Fay Guttman, Ivri Lider, Talula Bonet, Mickiyagi, Rose Fostanes and cast members of the new hit series A Good Family were among the celebrity guests and winners. Organizers of the annual ceremony hope that this newly-formed tradition will encourage Israeli media to initiate LGBT content with fair representation that will influence Israeli society.
Here’s the full winners’ list:
Best Israeli TV Series: A Good Family
Best International TV Series: Orange is the New Black
Best International Picture: Dallas Buyers Club
TV Personality: Orna Banai
Reality TV Hero: Uriel Yekutiel and Tom Baum (Amazing Race Israel)
Best Acting on TV: Shani Aviv (Be With Her)
Best Play: The Normal Heart
Best Theater Actor: Jason Danino Holk (Hamootz)
Best Theater Actress: Eveline HaGoel (Hamootz)
Best Music: Ivri Lider
Culture Personality of 2014: Holy Wigs
Best Alternative-Queer Event: A Fairytale, Pride and Prejudice (GLG”L Theater)