February 8, 2019

SAFTAs 13 nominee announcement


The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), is proud to announce the 13th annual South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs 13) theme, DARE TO DREAM. The DARE TO DREAM theme was revealed at an exclusive nominee’s announcement event held on the 8thof February 2019, at Ster-Kinekor, The Zone.

This year, the South African industry celebrates those WHO DARE TO DREAM through the key objectives of the SAFTAs:

  • To honour, celebrate and promote the creativity, the quality, and the excellence of the South African film and television talent and productions.
  • To encourage entrepreneurship and develop new talent within the industry.
  • To serve as a beacon that highlights the work of dedicated stakeholders such as the NFVF and the film and television stakeholders at large. Despite the adversity of funds available in the current economic climate, these dreamers remain steadfast in their passion.
  • They create worlds that move dreams from the fantastical to the vivid realm in picture and sound.
  • They share those dreams with the world, and in doing so, inspire us all. The award ceremony will be broadcast live on the 2ndof March 2019, on SABC 2, at 19h00 from Sun City, Superbowl.
  • #SAFTAs13 updates will be available on social media: Twitter: @saftas1 Instagram: @saftassa Facebook: @saftassa