AMAA 2016 Daniel K Daniel, "Dry," Thishiwe Ziqubu among winners

Winners include Daniel K Daniel, Thishiwe Ziqubu, "Meet the Parents," "Dry," "Soldier Story," "Tell Me Something New," among others.

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Daniel K Daniel at 2016 AMAA

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The 2016 Africa Movie Academy Awards is happening today, Saturday, June 11, 2016, at Dr. Obi Wali Event Centre, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State.

Winners include Daniel K Daniel, Thishiwe Ziqubu, "Meet the Parents," "Dry," "Soldier Story," "Tell Me Something New," among others.

Check out full list of winners below.

AMAA 2016 Award for Best Short Film

  • Meet The Parents - Nigeria/Canada


BEST ANIMATION

  • The Pencil - Burkina Faso


BEST DOCUMENTARY

  • The Fruitless Tree - Niger

BEST DIASPORA SHORT

  • Across The Track - USA

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MICHAEL ANYIAM OSIGWE AWARD FOR BEST FILM BY AN AFRICAN LIVING ABROAD

  • Lambadina - Ethiopia/USA

BEST DIASPORA FEATURE

  • Ben & Ara - USA


BEST DIASPORA DOCUMENTARY

  • Agents of Change

ACHIEVEMENT IN COSTUME DESIGN

  • Eye of the Storm

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ACHIEVEMENT IN PRODUCTION DESIGN

  • The Cursed One - Ghana

ACHIEVEMENT IN MAKE-UP

  • Soldiers Story

ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUNDTRACK

  • O-Town - Nigeria

ACHIEVEMENT IN VISUAL ARTS

  • Oshimiri - Nigeria

ACHIEVEMENT IN CINEMATOGRAPHY

  • The Cursed One

ACHIEVEMENT IN EDITING

  • Hear me Move

AMAA 2016 play

AMAA 2016


ACHIEVEMENT IN SCREEN PLAY

  • Tell me Something Sweet

RIVERS STATE GOVERNMENT ENDOWED AWARD FOR BEST NIGERIAN FILM

  • Dry

OUSMANE SEMBENE AWARD FOR BEST FILM IN AN AFRICAN LANGUAGE

  • Missing God - Nigeria

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

  • Abidine Dioari - Eye of the Storm

BEST ACTRESS IN SUPPORTING ROLE

  • Thishiwe Ziqubu - Tell Me Something Sweet

BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

  • Daniel K Daniel - Soldiers Story

BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE

  • Fulu Mugovhani - Ayanda

BEST FIRST FEATURE FILM BY A DIRECTOR

  • Beyond Blood - Greg Odutayo

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

  • Olu Jacobs and Joke Silva

BEST FILM

  • Eye of the Storm - Burkina Faso

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BEST DIRECTOR

  • Nana Obiri-Yaboah, Maximilian Clausse - The Cursed One


BEST YOUNG / PROMISING ACTOR

  • Zubaidat Ibrahim Fagge - Dry

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