Full list of Film and TV awards nominees

2010-02-20 12:24


  • Best Documentary Feature:

Custodians of the Countryside (Tin Rage Productions)

Rewind (Key Films)

Silver Fez (T.O.M Pictures)

  • Best Documentary Short:

Baby Demi (Combined Artists)

Burning Man (Human Rights Media Trust)

Affectionately Known as Alex (Human Rights Media Trust)


  • Best TV Wildlife Programme

Bonecrusher Queens (Aquavision TV Productions)

Lion Army (Aquavision TV Productions)

Dolphin Army (Aquavision TV Productions)


  • Best Youth & Children


Takalani Sesame (Ochre Media)

Big Up (Eclipse TV)

Which Way (Okuhle Media)


  • Best Factual Educational


Shoreline (Homebrew Films)

Carte Blanche (Combined Artists)

Healing Power of Nature 2 (Africa Renaissance Productions)


  • Best News & Actuality


Carte Blanche – Lotz Murder (Combined Artists)

Carte Blanche – Xenophobia (Combined Artists)

Carte Blanche – Zuma (Combined Artists)


  • Best Magazine Programme:

50/50 (Clive Morris Productions)

Carte Blanche (Combined Artists)

Flash! (Red Pepper Productions)


  • Best Variety Show:

All Access (Homebrew Films)

So You Think You Can Dance (Rapid Blue)

Strictly Come Dancing (Rapid Blue)


  • Best Music Show:

Jam Sandwich (Mahala Media)

Live (Urban Brew)

Mama What Went Down (Fuel Media Productions)


  • Best Talk Show:

Dis Hoe Dit is Met Steve (Clive Morris Productions)

Late Night with Kgomotso (T.O.M Pictures)

The Late Debate (Urban Brew Studios)


  • Best Reality Show:

Our House (Zen HQ Films)

Treasure Hunt (Welela Studios)

Vodacom Thumb Wars (Fuel Media Productions)


  • Best Game Show:

Drawing the Line (Jungle Works & Current Affairs Films)

The Kids Are Alright (Endemol South Africa)

Noot vir Noot (Stemmburg Television)


  • Best Drama Mini-Series:

Death of a Queen (Mud Hut Productions)

iZingane zoBaba (Paw Paw Films)

Noah’s Ark (Sidewalk Productions)

  • Best Drama Series:

A Place Called Home (T.O.M Pictures)

Sokhulu & Partners (Paw Paw Films)

The Lab (Curious Pictures)

  • Best Director:

Akin Omotoso and Rolie Nikiwe (A Place Called Home)

Tim Greene (iZingane zoBaba)

Barry Berk & John Trengrove (The Lab)

  • Best Actor:

Ronnie Nyakale (Sylvester in A Place Called Home)

Patrick Shai (Moses Mokoena in Noah’s Ark)

Fana Mokoena (Jaws Bhengu in The Lab)

  • Best Supporting Actor:

Terence Bridgett (Wong in Erfsondes)

Fana Mokoena (Officer Khobane in Hopeville)

Jabulani Hadebe (Mandla Dlamini in uGugu no Andile)

  • Best Actress:

Shoki Sebotsane (Grace in Death of a Queen)

Jana Strydom (Kate Spencer in Erfsondes)

Linda Sokhulu (Pamela Thusi in Sokhulu & Partners)

  • Best Supporting Actress:

Bongi Ndaba (Thembeka in iZingane zoBaba)

Nolwazi Shange (Precious in A Place Called Home)

Harriet Manamela (Ausi Dlamini in uGugu no Andile)

  • Best Ensemble Cast:

A Place Called Home

Soul City

The Lab

  • Best Writing Team:

iZingane zoBaba team

Sokhulu & Partners team

The Lab team

  • Best Cinematographer/DOP:

Eran Tahor (A Place Called Home)

Willie Nel (Hopeville)

Natalie Haarhoff (iZingane zoBaba)

  • Best Editor:

Leon Retief (A Place Called Home)

Melanie Jankes Golden (iZingane zoBaba)

Vuyani Sondo and Johnny Nkgapele (Noah’s Ark)

  • Best Art Direction:

Martha Sibanyoni (A Place called Home)

The Lab Team

Flo Ballack (uGugu no Andile)

  • Best Music Composition:

Nel Solomon (A Place Called Home)

Sokhulu & Partners team

The Lab team


  • Best Soapie:

Determined by Public Vote

  • Best Direction:

Isidingo (Endemol South Africa)

7de Laan (Danie Odendaal Productions)

Generations (Morula Pictures)

  • Best Actor:

Pierre van Pletzen (Oubaas van Zyl in 7de Laan)

Seputla Sebogodi (Kenneth Mashaba in Generations)

Mlangeni Nawa (Zeb Matabane in Isidingo)

  • Best Supporting Actor:

Tobie Cronje (Kallie Koster in Binnelanders)

Jack Devnarain (Rajesh Kumar in Isidingo)

Zenzo Ngqobe (Stone Khuze in Rhythm City)

  • Best Actress:

Vinette Ibrahim (Charmaine Beukes-Mentjies in 7de Laan)

Katlego Danke (Dineo Mashaba in Generations)

Keketso Semoko (Agnes Matabane in Isidingo)

  • Best Supporting Actress:

Lulu Nxozi (Belinda in Generations)

Kim Engelbrecht (Lolly de Klerk in Isidingo)

Connie Chiume (Mamokete Khuze in Rhythm City)

  • Best Ensemble Cast:




  • Best Writing Team:

7de Laan




  • Best Comedy:

Family Bonds

Seduction 101


  • Best Directors:

Nyembezi Kunene (Family Bonds)

Donovan Marsh (Seduction 101)

Vusi Dibakwane (Stokvel)

  • Best Actor:

Nat Ramabulana (Blessing in Askies)

Mandla Thabethe (Bongo in Family Bonds)

Tshamano Sebe (Biza in Stokvel)

  • Best Actress:

Lawrencia Mthembu (Gogo in Family Bonds)

Lele Ledwaba (Pinkie in Stokvel)

Thembi Mtshali-Jones (Hazel in Stokvel)

  • Best Ensemble Cast

Family Bonds

Seduction 101




  • Best Student Film:

Wamkelekile (AFDA – Daniela Mocros & Fumani Shisana)

Harold and Nina (City Varsity – Hisham Samie & Alan


She Asked For (City Varsity – Claudio Massenz & Amy



  • Best Short Film:

Gargoyle (Thousand Hugs Productions)

Superhero (Hanneke Shutte)

Teddy (Mirror Mountain Pictures)


  • Best Feature Film:

iZulu Lami

Shirley Adams

White Wedding

  • Best Director:

Madoda Ncayiyana (Izulu Lami)

Oliver Hermanus (Shirley Adams)

Jann Turner (White Wedding)

  • Best Actor:

Ivan Botha (Wimpie Koekemoer in Bakgat)

John Kani (Sipho in Nothing but the Truth)

Kenneth Nkosi (Elvis in White Wedding)

  • Best Supporting Actor:

Ron Smerczak (Jackson in Finding Lenny)

Tshepang Mohlomi (Chilli-bite in iZulu Lami)

Marcel van Heerden (Fanie van Zyl in White Wedding)

  • Best Actress:

Sobahle Mkhabase (Thembi in iZulu Lami)

Sannie Fox (Sia in Long Street)

Denise Newman (Shirley Adams in Shirley Adams)

  • Best Supporting Actress:

Roberta Fox (Maria in Long Street)

Motshabi Tyelele (Thando in Nothing But the Truth)

Zandile Msutwana (Ayanda in White Wedding)

  • Best Writing Team:

John Kani (Nothing But the Truth)

Stavros Pamballis and Oliver Hermanus (Shirley Adams)

Jann Turner and Rapulana Seiphemo (White Wedding)

  • Best Cinematographer/DOP:

Mike Downie (iZulu Lami)

Riaan Venter (Tornado)

Michael Swan (White Lion)

  • Best Editor:

Johan Lategan (Mr Bones 2 – Back from the Past)

Garreth Fradgley (Shirley Adams)

Ronelle Loots (Tornado)

  • Best Production Designer:

Simon Joyner (iZulu Lami)

Nicolas Mostert (Shirley Adams)

Karel Flint (Tornado)

  • Best Music Composition:

Braam du Toit (Tornado)

Phillip Miller (White Lion)

White Wedding

  • Best Costume Designer:

iZulu Lami

Nerine Pienaar (Mr Bones 2 – Back from the Past)

Maleen Nökel (Shirley Adams)

  • Best Make-up/Hair Stylist:

Debra Nicoll (Mr Bones 2 – Back from the Past)

Naeema Clayton (Shirley Adams)

  • Best Sound Designer:

Gita Cerveira and Jim Petrak (Shirley Adams)

Ivan Millborrow (Tornado)

Ivan Millborrow (White Lion)

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