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Canadian Screen Award Nominations Announced

The best of the best in Canadian film and TV will vie for coveted prizes.

Leading the pack with Canadian Screen Awards nods, the film "War Witch" has 12 nominations while the now-ended "Flashpoint" received 11 noms in the TV category and Global's "Bomb Girls" received six.

The flick "Stories We Tell" by Sarah Polley is up for the Best Documentary, while Melvil Poupaud and Suzanne Clément are up for Best Actor and Best Actress in film, respectively.

Here's a breakdown of more of the categories and nominations:

Best picture:

L'Affaire Dumont

Inch'Allah

Laurence Anyways

Midnight's Children

Rebelle/War Witch

Still Mine

Best comedy (TV show):

Good God

Kenny Hotz: Triumph of the Will

Less Than Kind

Michael: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Mr. D

The Canadian Screen Awards are a hybrid of the Genies and Geminis, and will take place starting the week of February 27th. Awards in more than 120 categories will be handed out over the course of three days.

Photo: globaltv.com

Resources:

http://www.cbc.ca/news/arts/story/2013/01/15/csa-nominations.html

http://www.globalnews.ca/entertainment/nominations+for+the+best+in+canadian+film+and+tv+announced/6442788894/story.html

http://www.academy.ca/awards/