The Sorta Unofficial New Zealand Film Awards revealed
[NZ Herald, TimeOut] New Zealand film-makers will not go unrecognised this year with an alternative awards show planned in December.
The Sorta Unofficial New Zealand Film Awards came about following a decision by the Screen Director's Guild of New Zealand (SDGNZ) to can the annual film industry prizegiving for 2012.
Previously, the Aotearoa Film and Television Awards brought together movie-makers and the television industry for a joint ceremony. However, due to funding and other factors, the SDGNZ said it would not be taking part in the 2012 awards.