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The African Movie Academy Awards Nominees & Winners

 
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 06, 2017 6:40 am    Post subject: The African Movie Academy Awards Nominees & Winners  Reply with quote

The African Movie Academy Awards Nominees

The jurors of the African Movie Academy Awards convened this past week to conduct their 2017 nominations in Kigali, Rwanda. The final nominees were announced by the president of the AMAA jury, Mr. Bernie Golblat, this past weekend on May 14, 2017 at the Kigali Convention Centre. The AMAAwards will take place June 18, 2017 in Lagos Nigeria. Here are the Nominees:


EFERE OZAKO AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST SHORT FILM
1. Bout - Nigeria
2. On Monday Last Week - Ghana/USA
3. A Place for Myself - Rwanda
4. Silence - Nigeria
5. Kieza - Angola
6. Yemoja: Rise of the Orisa- Nigeria/UK
7. Marabout - Senegal
8. A Place in the Plane - Senegal

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ANIMATION
1. Black Barbie - Ghana
2. Got Flowers - Nigeria
3. Gyrow - Nigeria
4. Pull - Nigeria

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST DOCUMENTARY
1, Legacy Of The Hills - Mali
2. Makoko: Future Afloat - Nigeria
3. House in the Field - Morocco
4. Vivre Riche - Cote D'Ivoire
5. House of Nwapa - Nigeria
6. Mama Colonel - DRC
7. The African Who Wanted To Fly - Gabon
8. La Colere Dans Le Vent (Anger in the Wind) - Niger

OUSMANE SEMBENE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST FILM IN AN AFRICAN LANGUAGE
1. Logun Ofe - Nigeria
2. Call Me Thief - South Africa
3. Felicity - Senegal
4. Vaya - South Africa

MICHAEL ANYIAM OSIGWE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST FILM BY AN AFRICAN LIVING ABROAD:
1. Saving Dreams - Nigeria/Canada
2. While We Live - Burkina Faso/Sweden
3. Theory of Conflict- Nigeria/USA
4. A Mile in My Shoes - Morocco/Canada
5. Hell's Fury- Nigeria/USA

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST DIASPORA SHORT
1. Kbela - Brazil
2. Ca$h Out - USA
3. The Tale of Four - Curacao
4. 90 Days - USA

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST DIASPORA DOCUMENTARY
1. I Am Not Your Negro - Haiti/France
2. 13th - USA
3. Les heritiers du Vietnam (Martinique)
4. Horace Tapscott, Musical Griot - USA

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST DIASPORA FEATURE
1. West Indies Gang - Guadeloupe
2. Fences - USA
3. Birth of a Nation - USA
4. Double play - Curacao
5. Moonlight - USA

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN PRODUCTION DESIGN
1. Call Me Thief - South Africa
2. Felicity- Senegal
3. 76 - Nigeria
4. Queen of Katwe - Uganda
5. The Last of Us- Tunisia

AMAA 2017 ACHIEVEMENT IN COSTUME DESIGN
1. Queen of Katwe- Uganda
2. Ayamma- Nigeria
3. Keteke - Ghana
4. The Last Of Us - Tunisia
5. Logun Ofe - Nigeria

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN MAKE-UP
1. Dora's Peace - South Africa
2. Oloibiri - Nigeria
3. Ayamma- Nigeria
4. The Last of Us - Tunisia
5. Slow Country- Nigeria

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUNDTRACK
1. Vaya - South Africa
2. 93 Days- Nigeria
3. A Mile in My Shoes- Morocco
4. 76 - Nigeria
5. Felicity - Senegal
6. While We Live- Burkina Faso/Sweden

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN VISUAL EFFECT
1. Wulu - Mali
2. Oloibiri- Nigeria
3. Whale Caller - South Africa
4. Queen of Katwe - Uganda
5. Slow Country - Nigeria

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND
1. 93 Days - Nigeria
2. Felicity - Senegal
3. Vaya - South Africa
4. Wulu- Mali
5. Dora's Peace - South Africa

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN CINEMATOGRAPHY
1. The Last of Us - Tunisia
2. The Whale Caller - South Africa
3. Felicity - Senegal
4. Vaya- South Africa
5. A Mile in My Shoes - Morocco

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN EDITING
1. Call Me Thief- South Africa
2. Vaya - South Africa
3. While We Live - Burkina Faso/Sweden
4. CEO - Nigeria
5. Felicity- Senegal

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN SCREEN PLAY
1. Oloibiri - Nigeria
2. Dora's Peace- South Africa
3. Felicity - Senegal
4. While We Live- Burkina Faso/Sweden
5. Vaya - South Africa

AMAA 2017- LAGOS STATE AWARD FOR BEST NIGERIAN FILM
1. Green White Green
2. 93 Days
3. CEO
4. 76
5. Ayamma
6. Oloibiri

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST YOUNG/ PROMISING ACTOR
1. Pabillo Koza - Dora's Peace
2. Medina Molanga - Queen of Katwe
3. Azwille Shanane-Madiba - Vaya
4. Austin Rose - Call Me Thief
5. Adam Kanyama- While We Live

TONY ELUMELU AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST COMEDY
1. Funny Enough (Snaaks Genoeg) - South Africa
2. Three Wise Men - Nigeria
3. Keteke - Ghana
4. A Trip To Jamaica - Nigeria

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
1. Adonijah Owiriwa - 76
2. Warren Matsimola - Vaya
3. Olu Jacobs - Oloibiri
4. Papi Mpaka - Felicity
5. Richard Seruwazi - While We Live
6. Majid Michel - Slow Country

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
1. Inna Moja - Wulu
2. Theresa Edem - Ayamma
3. Taiwo Ajai Lycet - Oloibiri
4. Nmonde Mbusi - Vaya
5. Somkele Idhalama - 93 Days
6. Angelique Kidjo - CEO

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE
1. Sambassa Nzeribe - Slow Country
2. Ibrahim Koma - Wulu
3. Richard Mofe Damijo - Oloibiri
4. Amine Ennaji- A Mile in My Shoes
5. David Oyelowo - Queen of Katwe
6. Dann Jaques Mouton- Call Me Thief
7. Ramsey Noah - 76
8. Jahwar Soudani - Last Of Us

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE
1. Vero Tshanda - Felicity
2. Lydia Forson - Keteke
3. Lupita Nyong'o - Queen of Katwe
4. Bimbo Akintola - 93 Days
5. Josette Bushell-Mingo - While We Live
6. Rita Dominic - 76
7. Khabonina Quebeka - Dora's Peace
8. Zimkhitha Nyoka - Vaya

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST FIRST FEATURE FILM BY A DIRECTOR
1. Happiness is a Four Letter Word -Thabang Molaya- South Africa
2. Green White Green - Abba Makama - Nigeria
3. Wulu - Daouda Coulibaly - Mali
4. Bunjoko - Kizito Samuel - Uganda
5. The Last Of Us - Alaeddine Slim - Tunisia
6. Rain - Daniel Mugerwa - Uganda

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST DIRECTOR
1. Daouda Coulibaly - Wulu
2. Steve Gukas - 93 Days
3. Mira Nair - Queen of Katwe
4. Izu Ojukwu - 76
5. Daryen Joshua- Call Me Thief
6. Akin Omotoso - Vaya
7. Alain Gomis - Felicity
8. Ala Eddine Slim- The Last Of Us
9. Said Khallaf - A Mile in My Shoes

AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST FILM
1. The Last Of Us - Tunisia
2. A Mile in My Shoes - Morocco
3. 76 - Nigeria
4. Vaya- South Africa
5. 93 Days - Nigeria
6. Queen of Katwe - Uganda
7. Felicity - Senegal
8. Wulu - Mali
9. Call Me Thief - South Africa


The Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) is a subsidiary of the Africa Film Academy. The Academy, founded on the best film tradition is geared towards research, training and propagating film making in Africa. AMAA was established in 2005, aimed at facilitating the development and relevance of African film & cinema by providing a reward & recognition platform for film makers on the continent

PAFF Executive Director Ayuko Babu and PAFF Director of Programming Asantewa Olatunji are permanent jurors for AMAA.

Visit www.AMA-Awards.com for more info regarding AMAA 2017.
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PostPosted: Sun Jul 16, 2017 8:27 am    Post subject: AMAA: Full list of Winners Reply with quote

AMAA: Full list of Winners

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16th July '17

Here is the full list of winners.

Best short film - A Place For Myself (Rwanda) & A Place In the Plane (Senegal)
Best animation - Got Flowers (Nigeria)
Best documentary - Mama Colonel (DRC)
Best film in an African language - Felicite‬ (Senegal)
Best film by an African living abroad - While We Live (Burkina Faso/Sweden)
Best diaspora short - 90 Days (US) & Kbela‬ (Brazil)
Achievement in production design - ’76‬ (Nigeria)
Achievement in costume - Queen of Katwe (Uganda)
Achievement in makeup - Oloibiri (Nigeria)
Best production - ’76 (Nigeria)
Best soundtrack - Felicitè (Senegal)
Achievement in sound - Vaya (South Africa)
Achievement in cinematography - The Last Of Us (Tunisia)
Achievement in editing - Felicitè ( Senegal)
Achievement in screenplay - Vaya (South Africa)
Lagos state award for best Nigerian film - ’76 (Nigeria)
Best young/promising actor - Medina Molanga (Queen of Katwe)
Tony Elumelu award for best comedy - 3 Wise Men (Nigeria)
Best actress in a supporting role - Angelique Kidjo (CEO: Nigeria)
Best actor in a supporting role - Papi Mpaka (Felicitè: Senegal)
AMAA lifetime achievement award - Nkem Owoh (Nigeria)
Best actress in a leading role - Vero Tshanda (Felicitè: Senegal)
Best actor in a leading role - Jahwar Soudani (The Last of Us: Tunisia)
Best first feature film by a director - Daouda Coulibaly (Wulu: Mali)
Best director - Akin Omotosho (Vaya: South Africa)
Best film - Felicitè (Senegal)
Special recognition award - Celine Loader

Read more at: http://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/07/amaa-full-list-winners/

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