Awards and Nominations list


Pilot Light President Geoff D’Eon has won dozens of awards for his work in a 30 year career.
They include Geminis, RTNDAs, Atlantic Journalism Awards, various film and documentary festival
awards, two CBC English Television awards, a Maritime Philanthropy Award, and an International Emmy
nomination. Below is a selection.



Bounty: Into The Hurricane
2014




Best Doc - Atlantic Film Festival 2014
Best Doc - Screen Nova Scotia Awards 2015

Counterfeit Culture




Winner One World Award 2013
World Silver Medal - New York Festivals 2014

This Hour Has
22 Minutes




Multiple Gemini Wins 1993-2008
Intl Emmy Nomination 1995
Winner Atlantic Journalism Award 1996
Barenaked East Coast Music
2008



Gemini Nominee
Dream Street Pictures
Rick Mercer's
Talking To Americans



Gemini Nominee
(withdrawn due 9/11)
East Coast Music Awards
2006




Gemini Nominee

East Coast Music Awards
2003



Gemini Nominee

East Coast Music Awards
2000 & 2001



Gemini Winners
Best Variety Show
Chieftains In Canada
2005



Gemini Winner 2005
Best Performance
Stand Up In Kandahar
2007



Gemini Nominee 2007
Best Direction


Sri Lanka Diary
2006



Gemini Nominee
Best News Segment
Winner RTNDA Award

Blood On The Coal
1999



Winner HotDocs 1999
New York Gold Medal
Atlantic Journalism Award

Ha!ifax ComedyFest
2010




Nominated for 3 Gemini
Awards, including Best Comedy Show
or Series
East Coast Sessions
2008



Gemini Nominee 2008
Best Variety Show

A Day in The Life of Canada
2001



Gemini Nominee 2001

Comedy From The Coast
2003



Gemini Nominee 2003
Songwriters' Circle
2006



Gemini Winner
Best Variety Show
Rick Mercer's
Christmas In Kabul



Gemini Nominee 2004
Best Direction