Rapid Lion SA Film Festival Awards (Gallery)

by | Mar 2, 2017 | Entertainment, Latest | 0 comments

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The second annual Rapid Lion South African International Film Festival took place at the Market Theatre, last night, and presented the finest in Film with the coveted lioness trophy.

All photos by: DirectorAsh

Here is the full list of winners:

Best Student film
Never A Next Train – Director: Devon Delma

Best International Short
The Call (South Africa): Director: Zamo Mkhwanazi

Lifetime Achievement Award
Moonyeenn Lee – Acting agent (South Africa)

Music (Original)
Barry Gibb(Angels) – Shepherds and Butchers (South Africa)

Best Actor in a Leading Role
David Oyelowo – A United Kingdom (United Kingdom)

Best Actress in a Lead
Deepika Padukone – Bajirao Mastani (India)

Best Original Screenplay
John W. Fredericks – Noem My Skallie (South Africa)

Best Directing
Sanjay Leela Bhansali – Bajirao Mastani (India)

Best Humaritarian Film
I Am Congo – (Gabon/Ecuador) Directors: David Mboussou & Juan Ignacio

Best Documentary Feature
In the Shadow of the Hill (Brazil/Australia) -Director: Dan Jackson

Best of South Africa
Noem My Skollie – Producers: David Max Brown & Moshidi Motshegwa

Best of Brics
Bajiaro Mastani (India) – Producer: Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Best of Africa and the Africa Diaspora
A United Kingdom (UK)

Best Film Overall
Bajirao Mastani (India)

The Rapid Lion Film Festival will showcase 140 films from 40 countries, starting on the 4th till the 12th of March, at Market Theatre in New Town.

To view the programme go to rapidlion and you can book your tickets at ticketpro.

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