"Half-Blood Prince" Wins Three RAFA Awards
January 28, 2010, 02:38 PM
Today, the winners of the Fourth Annual Richard Attenborough Film Awards
were announced, and included three wins for the "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" film. The sixth Potter film was awarded top honors in the categories of:
- Classic FM's Film Music of the Year Award
- "The Alan Titchmarsh Show's" British Film of the Year Award
- Visit Britain's Best Use of UK Locations Used in a Film Award
Harry Potter producer David Heyman is quoted as saying in response to the award:
"On behalf of all the cast and crew and everyone involved in the making of the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, I would like to thank you all so much for these three wonderful awards. Your loyalty, passion and support of these films has always meant so much to us. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you with the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows."
As readers will remember
, the sixth Potter film was nominated in a total of seven categories, which were open to voting by the UK public. The full list of winners can be found via this link
Many congratulations to all involved in the production of the film!
Thanks to Drusilla!
I especially like the “Best Use of UK Locations” award, because it reminds me of all the cool places that we can actually step into, and put ourselves in Harry’s world. I’ve stood next to Snape’s cauldron in the Potions classroom used in PS/SS; it’s in Lacock Abbey, in Lacock, Wiltshire. SO cool!