by David Ferrario blood on the crown leads the nominations for the inaugural Malta Film Awards, with winners to be announced on January 29 in Valletta, Malta.
It has 15 nominations, including Best Director, Best Picture, three Best Actor and Best Screenplay.
The drama, previously titled just noise, stars Harvey Keitel and Malcolm McDowell. Based on a true story, it tells how the citizens of Malta fought for independence from Great Britain in 1919. It is produced by Jean-Pierre Magro, Pedja Miletic and Aaron Briffa.
by Winston Azzopardi The boat has nine nominations, including Best Director, Best Screenplay, and Best Picture. The film is about an unnamed man, played by Joe Azzopardi, who goes fishing in his small boat. All is idyllic until events take a nightmarish turn. The father-son duo of Winston and Joe Azzopardi co-wrote the screenplay.
The nominated television series are directed by L-Għarusa with 11, including for Best TV Series.
Malta Film Awards 2022 Nominations
The boat, real. Winston Azzopardi
Ħabbilni ħa Nirbaħ real.
blood on the crown real. David Ferrario
Id-Destiny real. Dominique Said
Qala Weeping House say. Mark Doneo, Keith Albert Tedesco
Winston Azzopardi, The boat
Jonathan Farrugia, Pass Għal Auschwitz Pass
David Ferrario, blood on the crown
Justin Farrugia, Steven Dalli, Strada Stretta
Steven Dalli, Justin Farrugia, L-Għarusa
Marc Doneo, Qala Weeping House
Malcolm McDowell, blood on the crown
Godwin Scerri, blood on the crown
Mario Micallef, L-Ispettur
Harvey Keitel, blood on the crown
Paula Mintoff, L-Għarusa
Marie-Rose Mallia, Il-Mandraġġara
Claire Agius, Il-Madonna taċ-Ċoqqa
Marie-Rose Mallia, Il-Madonna tac-Ċoqqa
Louise Doneo, Qala’s Weeping House
Winston AzzopardiJoe Azzopardi The boat
Audrey Brincat Dalli, Strada Stretta
Alain Fenech, Scrooge
Jean-Pierre Magro, blood on the crown
Audrey Brincat Dalli, L-Għarusa