Due to the corona pandemic, it has not been possible to present this year’s CIVIS Media Prize as originally planned during a gala evening on the 5 May 2020 in the Federal Foreign Office in Berlin.
ARD/Das Erste will broadcast the prize-giving ceremony of the European CIVIS Media Prize for integration and cultural diversity on Sunday, 4 October 2020, at 11:35 p.m. . Aminata Belli will present the newly designed TV broadcast. In addition, prominent laudators will pay tribute to the prizewinners in the six categories. Afterwards ARD/Das Erste will show the short film "Masel Tov Cocktail" by Arkadji Khaet and his team. The entry wins the "Young C.". Only in this category the winner is already determined.
Further broadcast dates for the CIVIS prize-giving ceremony are:
- rbb, Monday, 5 October 2020, at 2:10 a.m.
- WDR, Monday, 5 October 2020, at 8:40 a.m.
- ORF, Thursday, 8 October 2020, at 0:00 a.m.
- 3sat, Sunday, 11 October 2020, at 10:05 a.m.
In addition, the CIVIS prize-giving ceremony will be transmitted via livestream in the afternoon of 2 October 2020 and can be seen from 3 October 2020 in the ARD Mediathek. Further information will follow shortly.