"The Magic Tree" by Andrzej Maleszka, produced by Polish public broadcaster TVP SA, has been nominated for an International Emmy in the Children and Youth category.
The nomination was announced last week at the MIPCOM audiovisual trade show in Cannes.
It is the first Emmy nomination for Poland and the second for Maleszka, who garnered an Emmy nomination in 1998 for the program "Telejulia."
The International Emmy Awards Gala is the world's most prestigious international television event. This year's 35th gala will be held on Nov. 19 in New York. Emmy awards will be presented in 11 program categories along with two special awards.