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"Half-Blood Prince" Wins Three RAFA Awards

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Posted by: Edward
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!

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1373 Points

Congratulations! HBP is the BEST! :D

Posted by Pollytomat on January 28, 2010, 02:52 PM report to moderator
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Posted by hermione97 on January 28, 2010, 03:00 PM report to moderator
461 Points

nice job HBP

Posted by LilLadySnape on January 28, 2010, 03:16 PM report to moderator
3455 Points

That is so awesome! GO HBP! everyone in te films deserves it!

Posted by Catherine ( *SQUEE!*) on January 28, 2010, 04:05 PM report to moderator
45 Points

Great! Ah, I should study to my exams tomorrow and instead I’m here on Leaky ;) Cheers to you all!!

Posted by CarmenNightshadow on January 28, 2010, 04:06 PM report to moderator
2579 Points

Yay! Congratulations HBP!

Posted by Wendelin the Weird on January 28, 2010, 05:22 PM report to moderator
3777 Points


Posted by ZachBlack [ROAR] on January 28, 2010, 06:37 PM report to moderator
4565 Points

Great for HBP!!!

Posted by Ron&Hermione-4-ever [ROAR] on January 28, 2010, 07:06 PM report to moderator
128 Points


Posted by deatheater111 on January 28, 2010, 08:21 PM report to moderator
1842 Points

Congratulations for the multiple wins.

Posted by Bara on January 28, 2010, 11:04 PM report to moderator
2986 Points

Congratulations and Felicitations to the cast and crew of “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.” They truly deserved to win all three awards.

Posted by DH Obsessed [ROAR!] on January 29, 2010, 12:45 AM report to moderator
1373 Points

And I’m really happy for Sam Rockwell and Duncan Jones! I loved the Moon! A very good film! I definitely recommend to everyone! It’s worth to be seen! :)

Posted by Pollytomat on January 29, 2010, 06:58 AM report to moderator
738 Points

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!

Posted by bettb [ITC!] on January 29, 2010, 07:21 AM report to moderator
37354 Points

Congratulations! HBP is definitely my favorite Potter movie.

Posted by CarinaPotter (ROAR!) on January 29, 2010, 08:09 AM report to moderator
2422 Points

Woohoo! Congratulations! I’m so glad that HBP won the film music award!

Posted by Mr. Brightside on January 29, 2010, 08:14 AM report to moderator
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