That Animal Rescue Show
News & Documentary Emmys ®
From Richard Linklater and Bill Guttentag, THAT ANIMAL RESCUE SHOW follows the animal rescue community in and around Austin, Texas, Linklater’s hometown. The docuseries provides a window into this colorful and captivating world through moving, humorous and powerful stories of animals, the humans who love them, and the inspiring, life-changing bond that occurs between people who have dedicated their lives to rescue and the animals who rescue them right back.
Not Eligible for Primetime Emmy® 2021 Consideration
For Your Consideration
Outstanding Nature Documentary
News & Documentary Emmys®
Directors: Richard Linklater, Bill Guttentag
Writers: Bill Guttentag, Nayeema Raza
Outstanding Writing: Documentary
Bill Guttentag and Nayeema Raza
Outstanding Direction: Documentary
Richard Linklater and Bill Guttentag
Outstanding Cinematography: Documentary
Rich Wong, Buddy Squires, Arlene Nelson
Outstanding Editing: Documentary
Jeffrey Doe, Nick Bradford, Jim Stewart, John David Allen
Outstanding Music Composition
“…Such a positive show is a welcome, refreshing change of pace”
– TV Insider
– The Hollywood Reporter
“Heartfelt” and “Endearing”
– Associated Press
“Richard Linklater’s Animal Rescue Show will make you feel a little bit better about America”
“A Discount Service Dog”
Outside of Austin, Jamie’s ranch is a place where humans come to heal alongside a menagerie of over 100 rescue animals.
“A Body Positive Pig Pageant”
Pigs and their human parents strut their stuff in a Mardi-Gras themed pageant celebrating pigs of all shapes and sizes. Who will be crowned swine queen 2020?
“Paws in Prison”
This is a show about second chances. At a Texas prison, female inmates save dogs’ lives. And the women say the dogs, in turn, rescue them.