Nominations For The SAFTA's (Premiere South African Film & TV Awards) Announced

From Shadow and Act Thu Feb 14 2013, 11:26:35

As we here in the USA debate this year's Academy Award nominess, ahead of the February 24th celebration, South Africa's annual South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) - the premier film and television industry awards in the country, under the custodianship of the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) - announced its 2013 nominees, in celebration of the excellence in the local film and television industry. Only South African film and television productions are eligible for the awards. The official announcement event was held at Melrose Arch in Johannesburg, last night (February 13), and was attended by industry professionals, members of the media and...

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Africa:   As Internet Access Expands in Africa, so does Cyber Harassment (guest column)
allAfrica.com
4 May 2016

As internet access increases across Africa, it is giving our citizens new development opportunities and freedom of expression. But there’s a dark side to this transformation. Trolling, hacking, ... [read more]

Cote d'Ivoire:   Nation Sweetens Up With First Locally Made Chocolate (news)
Deutsche Welle
4 May 2016

Ivory Coast is the world's biggest cocoa producer but for a long time it couldn't process the cocoa beans into chocolate. That is about to change now with the introduction of chocolate "Made in Ivory ... [read more]

Ghana:   Former First Lady for Presidency? (news)
Deutsche Welle
4 May 2016

Ghana's former first lady Nana Konadu Agyemang Rawlings has been nominated by her party to vie for the presidency in the upcoming general elections. If elected, she says, fighting corruption will be a ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!


Today's Featured News
Mozambique Ruling Party Faces Tough Contest

Renamo supporters: Ruling Frelimo faces a stern challenge at Wednesday's polls from...

Surge in Central African Republic Violence

African Union troops in Bangui (file photo): The UN has expressed alarm...

Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana Get Crucial Wins

Asamoah Gyan of Ghana (file photo): The Super Eagles have boosted their...