Zubaida Ibrahim Fagge who made her debut in the critically acclaimed 'Dry,' got a nomination in the 'Best Child Performance' category.
The movie received nominations in the following categories;
Best Child Performance – Zubaida Ibrahim Fagge
Best Producer – Stephanie Linus
Best Supporting Actor Female – Rekiya Attah
Best Actor Female – Stephanie Linus
Best Director – Stephanie Linus
Inspired by the true story of a young girl named Aisha, the movie features Darwin Shaw as Dr. Alex, the legendary Liz Benson Ameye as the Matron and Bill McNamara as Dr. Brown.
'Dry' also stars Zubaida Ibrahim as Halima, the teenager who had to endure a life not designed for a child: to be married to a man who was more than four times her age.
The Lagos premiere of movie had top celebrities like Genevieve Nnaji, Rita Dominic, Sola Sobowale, Mo Abudu, Ruth Osime, amongst others in attendance.
Stephanie won her first film award for 'Dry' at the Geena Davis and ARC Entertainment’s inaugural Bentonville Film Festival (BFF) in Arkansas, USA.
Watch a 'Dry' trailer;