Los Angeles, CA - ThnkLab announced today its BKFC | Deep Cuts Series & Arienne Mandi's Why I Fight short film have been named Gold, Silver, & Bronze Telly Award Winners. Deep Cuts, part of a BKFC ( Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship ) collaboration, won Silver and Bronze for best Docu-Series in Drama Short, while short film, Why I fight featuring L-Word: Generation Q actress Arienne Mandi took home Gold.
The Telly Awards honors excellence in video and television across all screens and is judged by leaders from video platforms, television, streaming networks, production companies and including Adobe, BBC World Service, Netflix, Dow Jones, Complex Networks, Jennifer Garner, A&E Networks, Hearst Media, Nickelodeon, National Geographic Society, ESPN Films, RYOT, Partizan and Vimeo.
“The caliber of the work this season coming from creators such as ThnkLab and Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship truly has reflected the theme of breaking out and standing out,” said Tellys Executive Director Sabrina Dridje. “Our industry is experimenting with new technologies like never before, crafting truly compelling stories to draw attention to some of the world’s most pressing issues, and companies big and small are turning to more sustainable practices to break the cycle of past production processes.”
“We are both excited and honored to have had both BKFC Deep Cuts and Why I Fight selected in this year's Telly Award Show. To say it's a dream come true is truly an understatement," explains ThnkLab's Founder, Billy Barnes.
This was a record breaking year with nearly 13,000 entries from across the globe and top video and television content producers such as Airbnb, Audible, BET Networks/BET Digital, BritBox, Disney, FEMA, Gaumont, Golden State Warriors, MediaMonks, NASA, National Geographic Society, Netflix, Paramount, PBS Digital Studios and more.
The full list of the 44th Annual Telly Awards winners can be found at www.tellyawards.com/winners
ThnkLab is a dynamic and innovative film and documentary production company based in the heart of Los Angeles, California. Founded by Writer / Director Billy Barnes and Koosha Araghi, ThnkLab's team is driven by a passion for storytelling and a commitment to creating high-quality productions that captivates audiences across various genres. With a diverse portfolio spanning sports documentaries, lifestyle series shows, commercials, narrative films, and more, ThnkLab brings creativity and authenticity to every project.
Find out more at www.thnklab.com