SAFTAs 13, Dare To Dream

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), is proud to announce the 13thannualSouth African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs 13) theme, DARE TO DREAM.

The DARE TO DREAMtheme was revealed at an exclusive nominee’sannouncement event held on the 8thof February 2019, at Ster-Kinekor, The Zone.

This year, the South African industry celebratesthose“WHO DARE TO DREAMthrough 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

By Andrew Germishuys

Founder of SAMDB, Andrew has worked full time in the film industry since the early 2000's. He has trained as an actor, completing his LAMDA Gold Medal, and attending many courses in Cape Town acting studios, with masterclasses with some of the international industries top directors, producers and filmmakers.

Working as an actor and armourer in the film and television industry have given Andrew a great balance of skills across the board when it comes to the entertainment industry.

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