#AMAA2015: Check Out First List Of Winners From The AMAA Award Ceremony

Published 4 years ago by: Victor A. Ofoma
at 02:08 AM, 27/09/2015 (4 years ago)

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The 2015 Africa Movie Academy Awards is taking place at Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

Check out the winners list below;

Winner Best Child Actor  –  “Layla Walet Mohammed and Mehdi A.G Mohammed – Timbuktu”

Best Nigerian film –  ‘October 1′

Best Documentary – Egypt Modern Pharaohs

Best Diaspora – ‘Supremacy’ (USA)

Best Short Film – “Twaaga – Burkina Faso”

Best Film By An African Living Abroad – Fevers (Morocco)

Best visual effect – INumber Number

Winner for Achievement In Make-up - “Njinga: Queen of Angola – Angola”

Achievement in sound  – Lobraz Kaan (Mauritius)

Best achievement in soundtrack –  ‘Triangle’ (Ethiopia)


Best Comedy Film – 30 days in Atlanta – Nigeria

Achievement In Screenplay – “Le President – Cameroun”

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE – Samson Tadese (Triangle, Ethiopia)

Best Promising Actor – Joint award Kemi Lala Akindoju (Dazzling Mirage) and Hassan Spike (Boda Boda thieves)

Best Actress in supporting role – Hilda Dokubo -Nigeria

Best actor in a leading role –  Sadiq Daba

Best First Feature Film By A Director –  “Destiny Ekaragha – Gone Too Far”

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE – Le President (Cameroon) and Triangle: Going to America (Ethiopia)

Life achievement award –  Tony Vander Heyden (Movie director/producer)

Post humous award goes to the late Oronto Douglas who was an ardent supporter of Nollywood.

Special recognition goes to Africa Magic for their support to the African movie industry.

Kingsley Agoro was also specially recognised at the award ceremony.

Tony Elumelu announced as honorary advisor for Africa Movie Academy Awards.

Winner Best Film- “Timbuktu – Mauritania”. Congratulations Abderrahmane Sissako

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nice one


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