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2013 Alberta Film & Television Awards Nominees Announced

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The Alberta Film & Television Awards Nominees were announced earlier today in both Calgary and Edmonton:

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A full list of nominees is available here: 2013 Alberta Film and Television Nominees May 3– Updated May 3, 2013.

2013 AFTA Finalists – Press Release | Special Achievement Award – Dave Thomas

Join us for the 2013 Alberta Film & Television Awards on Saturday, May 25, 2013 at the Winspear Centre in Edmonton. Tickets are on sale at the Winspear Centre. Member Discount Code for tickets will be sent out in the Members’ Weekly enewsletter. Need a place to stay? Our partner hotel, the Westin Edmonton is providing discounts for all attendees of the Awards Show.

April 24: Alberta Film and Television Awards Nominees Announcement

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Hold on to your belt buckles as we announce the nominees for the Alberta Film & Television Awards on Wednesday April 24, 2013.  Join us for our media conference for all the excitement.  Please RSVP here by Monday April 22, 4pm as space is limited. The Media Conference will begin at 9:30am sharp in both Calgary and Edmonton.  Please allot an hour for the media conference. Media interested in attending should contact the Alberta Film & Television Awards Publicist – Gordon Imlach – gordonimlach@me.com – (403) 370-8195.

Details on ticket sales and accommodation partners will also be announced.

Calgary
The Den, 3rd Floor
Delta Bow Valley
209 4 Ave SE
Edmonton
The Chancellor Room
(Ballroom/ Banquet Level)
The Westin
10135 100 St NW

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2011 Alberta Film & Television Awards Finalists

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The Alberta Media Production Industries Association (AMPIA) is pleased and to announce the finalists for the 37th Annual Alberta Film & Television Awards, celebrating excellence and outstanding achievement in Albertan film, television and new media.

From the 223 class entries and 325 craft entries comprising this year’s competition the judges had a difficult task in trimming the entries down to today’s list of finalists.

This year, Alberta productions, from commercials, new media, and both long and short form fiction and non-fiction are competing for 22 Class awards. In addition, Alberta’s talented screenwriters, costume and production designers, cinematographers, editors, directors, make-up artists, special effects artists, sound technicians and composers are competing in 29 Craft categories. Each winner receives the prestigious Rosie Award, which this year is sporting a brand new look.

Two individual productions led the nominations for the most awards with 10 each – “Anash and the Legacy of the Sun-Rock, Cycle II,” from Edmonton based Panacea Entertainment, and the “Heartland” television series, from Calgary based SEVEN/24 Films. Close behind with 9 nominations is the television series “Blackstone,” from Edmonton based Prairie Dog Film + Television.

The company with the most finalists is Seven24 Films (with 15 nominations from the “Heartland” series and television movie), followed by Calgary based Corkscrew Media (14 nominations), Calgary based White Iron (13 nominations), Edmonton based Clearwater Documentary (12 nominations), Panacea Entertainment (10 nominations), and Prairie Dog Film + Television (9 nominations).

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Official Press Release

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The 2011 Alberta Film & Television Awards will be presented at a gala dinner and awards evening on Saturday, May 28th 2011 at the Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort -300 East Lapotac Blvd., Enoch, Alberta.

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Press Coverage of the Finalists Announcement

Calgary Herald

Calgary Sun

Edmonton Journal

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