Bristol TV programme makers nominated for 14 Baftas
BRISTOL'S reputation for being at the cutting edge of film, television and creative visual art has been confirmed with an overwhelming 14 Bafta nominations for this year's awards.
The Baftas celebrate the best television broadcast on British screens across the year. Nine Bristol productions have been nominated for awards in 14 categories, with winners announced at gala ceremonies this Sunday and on May 27.
The nominations are for the Bafta Television Awards and sister ceremony Bafta Television Craft Awards.
The BBC documentary, Protecting Our Children which followed city council child protection teams, has been nominated for best factual series and best director.
Business Cards From Only £10.95 Delivered www.myprint-247.co.ukView details
Our heavyweight cards have FREE UV silk coating, FREE next day delivery & VAT included. Choose from 1000's of pre-designed templates or upload your own artwork. Orders dispatched within 24hrs.
Terms: Visit our site for more products: Business Cards, Compliment Slips, Letterheads, Leaflets, Postcards, Posters & much more. All items are free next day delivery. www.myprint-247.co.uk
Contact: 01858 468192
Valid until: Friday, May 31 2013
Annie Hudson, pictured, the council's director for children, said: "We have been thrilled by the positive response to Protecting Our Children. The feedback has focused on the success of the programmes in opening up the world of child protection and giving a realistic insight into the challenges and dilemmas faced by social workers across the country."
Work by Bristol programme makers on hit series Frozen Planet, Autumn Watch, Wonders Of The Universe and DIY SOS has also brought nominations.
Chairman of industry organisation Bristol Media, Paul Appleby, said: "The nominations are a clear reflection of the great range of talent in the city – not only do we lead the world in natural history, we make great social documentary, create multi-platform content for web and mobile and have some of the world's finest editors, graphic and sound designers.
"And it truly is a Bristol community – between them, the nominees have hundreds of years of experience based in Bristol."