Director Akin Omotoso, who has also been nominated for Best Director, was thrilled when he spoke to Sowetan on Monday.
â€œThis is great, real great. Itâ€™s not rocket science. Our stories are beginning to penetrate and this story is an African story about Africans killing other Africans. The nomination is just great,â€ he said.
The film has also been nominated for Best Film, Best Actor (Hakeem Kae-Kazeem), Best Supporting Actor (Fana Mokoena ), Best Editing, Best Cinematography and Best Sound. Other nominated films include How to Steal 2 Million, which has been nominated for 11 awards, Otelo Burning, Dear Mandela and State of Violence.
Rapulana Seiphemo has been nominated for Best Actor in a supporting role while Terry Phetoe, best known for her role in Tsotsi, was nominated for Best Actress in a supporting role.â€”Sowetan