Ellen, The Ellen Pakkies Story is the South African entry in the Foreign Film category for Golden Globes!

News, 05 December 2018



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Congratulations to the director of Ellen: The Ellen Pakkies Story, AFDA alumnus Daryne Joshua and all the AFDA alumni who worked in key positions on the film, on being selected as the South African entry for the Golden Globe Best Foreign Film award.

The multi-award winning Ellen, took close to R7m at the South African box office and received rave reviews from critics worldwide.

To see more about the Golden Globes and Ellen: The Story of Ellen Pakkies:

https://www.goldenglobes.com/articles/ellen-ellen-pakkies-story-south-africa?fbclid=IwAR0CnEC411a9NXbHQBtL3DYgLafvu4TR7G-JHl-HpZy_TS1KdZNnON6HXdY

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