The African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2010 Nominations

The African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2010 Nominations

Mar 19, 2010
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stephanieThe lists are out and the nominations for the 2010 Africa Academy Movie Awards (AMAA) were announced at the Mensvic Grand Hotel in East Legon, Accra , Ghana last month and Nigerian stars Stephanie Okereke, Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi, Bimbo Akintola and Ramsey Noah nabbed acting nods.  Kunle Afoloyan’s “The Figurine“, Shirley Frimpong-Manso’s “The Perfect Picture“, Nigerian/Canadian movie “The Tenant” and Izu Ojukwu’s “Nnenda” and “The Child” also received multiple nominations.

Below is the full nomination list:

BEST DOCUMENTARY
1. Wanba Ngoma ( Tanzania )
2. Peace Wanted Alive ( Kenya )
3. Bariga Boys ( Nigeria )
4. En quette d’identite ( Burkina Faso )
5. Innovating for Africa ( Nigeria )

BEST SHORT FILM
1. Mahala – ( Mozambique )
2. The Abbys Boys – ( South Africa )
3. The Painter – ( Uganda )
4. Suara La – ( Nigeria )
5. The Camera ( Nigeria )

BEST ANIMATION
1. Hanayns Shoe ( Egypt )
2. Adventure of Alayo ( Nigeria )
3. Zoodo ( Burkina Faso )
4. Lyrics ( Algeria )
5. One Step of Love ( Algeria )

BEST FILM BY AN AFRICAN FILMMAKER IN DIASPORA
1. Soul Diaspora
2. Okra Principle
3. China Wahala
4. Crunch

BEST FILM IN AFRICAN LANGUAGE
1. Omo Iya Kan – ( Nigeria )
2. Aldeweden – ( Ethiopia )
3. Togetherness Supreme – ( Kenya )
4. Imani – ( Uganda )
5. Game of my life – ( South Africa )

HEART OF AFRICA AWARD FOR BEST FILM FROM NIGERIA
1. Nnenda by Izu Ojukwu
2. Freedom in Chain by Bond Emeruwa and Fred Amata
3. The Child by Izu Ojukwu
4. Figurine by Kunle Afolayan
5. High Blood Pressure by Teco Benson

AMAA ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND
1. The Tenant
2. Season of a Life
3. The Perfect Picture
4. I Sing of a Well
5. Soul Diaspora

AMAA ACHIEVEMENT IN EDITING

1. Season of a life
2. The Child
3. The Perfect Picture
4. Heart of Men
5. Lilies of the Ghetto

AMAA ACHIEVEMENT IN ART DIRECTION

1. I Sing of a Well
2. Fulani
3. The Child
4. Figurine
5. Imani

AMAA ACHIEVEMENT IN MAKE-UP

1. Heart of Men
2. The Child
3. The King is Mine
4. I sing of a well
5. Fulani

AMAA ACHIEVEMENT IN COSTUME
1. Perfect Picture
2. Prince’s bride
3. The Child
4. I Sing of a Well
5. Lilies of the Ghetto

AMAA ACHIEVEMENT IN VISUAL EFFECT

1. The Child
2. Figurine
3. A Sting in a Tale
4. Fulani
5. Heart of Men

Best ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK
1. Seasons of a Life
2. Imani
3. A Sting in a Tale
4. The Child
5. Figurine

BEST PERFORMANCE BY A CHILD ACTOR
1. Teddy Onyago and Bill Oloo- Togetherness Supreme
2. Tobi Oboli – The Figurine
3. Feyisola Ewulomi – Champions of our Time
4. Treasure Obasi – Champions of our Time
5. Mfanafuthi Magudulela – Game of my life

MOST PROMISING ACTRESS
1. Martha Kisaka – Togetherness Supreme
2. Chelsea Eze – Silent Scandal
3. Martha Ankomah – Sins of the Soul
4. Ashionye Michelle Ugboh – Jungle Ride
5. Rahema Nanfuka – Imani

MOST PROMISING ACTOR
1. Wilson Maina – Togetherness Supreme ( Kenya )
2. Wole Ojo – The Child ( Nigeria )
3. John Dumelo – Heart of Men ( Ghana )
4. Pethro Tumba Mbole – A Game of my Life ( South Africa )
5. Sunny Chikezie – Lilies of the Ghetto ( Nigeria )

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

1. Godwin Kotey- I sing of a Well
2. Francis Duru – Nnenda
3. Yemi Blaq – High Blood Pressure
4. Adjatey Anang – The Perfect Picture

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

1. Doris Sakitey – A Sting in a Tale
2. Funlola Aofiyebi-Raimi – Figurine
3. Tapiwa Gwaza – Seasons of a life
4. Yvonne Nelson – Heart of Men

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE
1. Bimbo Akintola – Freedom in Chains
2. Jackie Apia , Lydia Farson and Naa Ashoku Mensa-Doku – The Perfect Picture
3. Stephanie Okereke – Nnenda
4. Flora Suya – Season of a Life
5. Akofa Edjeani Asiedu – I Sing of a Well

BEST PERFORMANCE BY AN ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

1. Lucky Ejim – The Tenant
2. Majid Michel – Sin of a Soul
3. Ramsey Nouah – The Figurine
4. Odera Ozoka – Soul Diaspora
5. John Osie Tutu Agyeman – I Sing of a Well

BEST SCREENPLAY

1. Season of a Life
2. The Tenant
3. Freedom In Chains
4. Guilty Pleasures
5. I Sing of a Well

AMAA ACHIEVEMENT IN CINEMATOGRAPHY

1. The Perfect Picture
2. The Figurine
3. I Sing of a Well
4. The Child
5. The Tenant

BEST PICTURE

1. Seasons of A Life ( Malawi )
2. The Tenant ( Nigeria )
3. The Perfect Picture ( Ghana )
4. The Figurine ( Nigeria )
5. I Sing of a Well ( Ghana )

BEST DIRECTOR
1. Shemu Joyah – Seasons of a Life
2. Shirley Frimpong-Manso – The Perfect Picture
3. Kunle Afolayan – The Figurine
4. Leila Jewel Djansi – I Sing of A Well


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  1. Funny, I used to be discussing this thing with my older sister the other day, now I will have 1 more argument in my hand when it’ll appear to confrontation after yet again….

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