Woodbury resident Jodi Ritacca and her son, Joe Carlini, now living in Los Angeles, won an Emmy at the 2015 Upper Midwest Emmy Gala, Oct. 3, at Radisson Blu Hotel at the Mall of America.

The two won for a documentary film they co-produced about Joe Carlini’s grandfather Ulysses Carlini, a television pioneer who hosted shows for kids in the 1950s and ‘60s and worked in television throughout the Midwest for 60 years. He died in 2014 at 89.

The winning documentary, “Everything is Wonderful,” can be seen at vimeo.com/104261166.