Content - In Brief
- The Forgotten Kingdom by South African producers ZenHQ Films and Binary Film Works has won two international awards in the past week. The first feature film produced in and about Lesotho received the Golden Punt Audience Award for Best Film at the 33rd Cambridge Film Festival in the UK, competing against 55 other films making their UK premiere. On Sunday 6 October 2013 the movie scooped the awards for Best Film, Best Cinematography and Best Editor at the Woodstock Film Festival in New York. Additionally, the production has been selected for 31 film festivals in the US, Canada, Europe and Africa. More here
- Satirical South African talk show, Late Night News with Loyiso Gola, has been nominated in the comedy category of the 41st International Emmy Awards which takes place on 25 November in New York. Full story here
- Anant Singh announced that Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, has been selected as the 2013 Royal Film Performance and will take place on Thursday 5 December in London.