Harry Potter Series Given Special Award from AFI

Dec 11, 2011

Posted by: Mel

DH Film

AFI has announced their nominees for their 2011 AFI Awards, and the “Harry Potter” series will be receiving a special award as it does not fit AFI’s criteria for other honorees:

AFI also gave “The Artist” and the “Harry Potter” franchise special
awards (AFI’s special kudos recognize films that don’t meet the org
general awards criteria, most notably that a production be primarily

You can read more of the article here.

You can watch the trailer showing AFI’s nominees for their 2011 awards here or below. Skip to the very end for a very nice juxtaposition of the Trio in “Sorcerer’s/Philosopher’s Stone” and then at the end of “Deathly Hallows: Part 2.”

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