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THE 9TH ANNUAL SAFTA AWARDS TO BE AIRED
ON SABC 2
The SABC in partnership with the National Film and Video Foundation proudly recognizes South African talent as we once again broadcast the South African Film And Television Awards. This year the awards will be carried live on SABC2. The award ceremony taking place at Gallagher Estate on the 22nd March 2015 will be broadcast from 19:30-22:30 and will be a continuation of the non-broadcast technical awards taking place on Friday 20th March 2015.
The objective of the SAFTA awards is to celebrate, promote and encourage creativity, quality and excellence of the South African Film and Television industry as well as entrepreneurship and the development of new talent.
The winner in each category will be presented with the official Golden Horn SAFTA trophy.
This year the SAFTA committee added a new Best Presenter Award where the winner of the award will be voted for by the public. This is the only award category in the SAFTAs that is voted for by the public.
Don’t miss the live broadcast of the 9th Annual SAFTA awards on 22nd March 2015 at 19:30 on SABC2