Netflix Scores Its First Emmy With House Of Cards Directing Win

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http://techcrunch.com – Netflix has won its first Emmy after House of Cards director David Fincher won the award for Best Director of a Drama Series, beating out directors from Boardwalk Empire, Breaking Bad, Downton Abbey and Homeland. Its Emmy win marks an important milestone for Netflix as it moves beyond rerunning TV shows and films on its streaming video platform to creating original content. House of Cards, which launched in January, reaped 9 of Netflix’s 14 Primetime Emmy nominations. The others were three nominations for Arrested Development and two for Hemlock Grove. As Ryan Lawler noted in July when t (IT news)