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...

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