Thursday, 2 May 2013

The Full Nominations List for the AFRICAN FILM DEVELOPMENT AWARDS...



Full Nominations List for the African Film Awards

1. BEST AFRICAN ACTOR IN DIASPORA

  • Chinwetel Ejiofor
  • Djimon Hounsou
  • Idris Elba
  • Lazaro Ramos
  • Yao B Nunoo


2. BEST AFRICAN ACTRESS IN DIASPORA

  • Thandie Newton
  • Charlize Theron
  • Sophie Okonedo
  • Gubourey Sidibe
  • Rachel Mwanza 


3. MOST SUPPORTIVE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT IN AFRICA TOWARD FILM DEVELOPMENT

  • Nigeria
  • Tanzania
  • South Africa
  • Egypt
  • Cameroon


4. MOST SUPPORTIVE BANK IN AFRICA

  • United Bank of Africa
  • Standard Chartered
  • Access Bank
  • Ecobank
  • NMB


5. MOST OUTSTANDING FILM VENTURE IN AFRICA

  • Iroko TV
  • Africa Metropolis
  • AMAA
  • African Magic
  • African Women in Cinema


6. MOST OUTSTANDING FILM FESTIVAL IN AFRICA

  • Abuja International Film Festival
  • Durban International Film Festival
  • Cairo International Film Festival
  • Zenzibar International Film Festival
  • FESPACO Festival Du Film Carthage 


7. LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN FILM MAKING

  • Sotigui Kouyate (Actor/Mali) Died 2010
  • Omar Seck (Actor/Senegal) Died 2010
  • Steven Kanumbe (Actor/Egypt) 
  • Moustafa Alassane (Director/Niger)


8. BEST AFRICAN ACTOR

  • Wale Ojo (Nigeria) Phone Swap
  • Mohammed Bastaoui (Morocco) Rough Hands
  • Joseph Wairimu (Kenya) Nairobi Half Life
  • Deon Lotz (RSA) Beauty
  • Amr Waked (Egypt) Winter of Discontent 


9. BEST AFRICAN ACTRESS

  • Eva Mugalela (Mozambique) Virgin Margarida 
  • Houda Rihana (Morocco) Rough Hands
  • Florence Masebe (RSA) Elelwani
  • Omotola Jalade Ekeinde (Nigeria) Ije
  • Ama K Abrese (Ghana) Ties That Bind


10. BEST AFRICAN ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

  • John Dumelo (Ghana) Ties That Bind
  • Salah AL-Hanafy (Egypt) Winter of Discontent
  • Thomas Gumede (RSA) Otelo Burning
  • Olwenya Maina (Kenya) Nairobi Half Life
  • Joseph Benjamin (Nigeria) The Contract


11. BEST AFRICAN ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

  • Patience Ozokwo (Nigeria) Turning Point
  • Hermelinda Cimela (Mozambique) Virgin Magarida
  • Ada Ameh (Nigeria) Phone Swap
  • Michelle Scott (RSA) Beauty
  • Mame Aston Diallo (Senegal) La Pirogue


12. BEST AFRICAN FILM

  • Otelo Burning (RSA)
  • La Pirouge (Senegal)
  • Ties That Bind (Ghana)
  • Ninah's Dowry (Cameroon)
  • Nairobi Half Life (Kenya)


13. BEST AFRICAN DIRECTOR

  • Moussa Toure (Senegal) La Pirouge
  • Faouzi Bensaidi (Morocco) Death For Sale
  • Leila Djansi (Ghana) Ties That Bind
  • Kunle Afolayan (Nigeria) Phone Swap
  • Sara Blecher (RSA) Otelo Burning 


14. BEST AFRICAN PRODUCER

  • Pedro Pimenta (Mozambique) Virgin Margarida
  • Sara Blecher (RSA) Otelo Burning
  • Chineze Xandria Anyaene (Nigeria) Ije
  • Leila Djansi (Ghana) Ties That Bind


15. MOST OUTSTANDING AFRICAN FILM MAKER

  • Izu Ojukwu (Nigeria)
  • Steven Markovitz (RSA)
  • Moussa Toure (Senegal)
  • Fewzi Ben Saidi (Morocco)
  • Shirley Frimpong-Manso (Ghana)


16. MOST ACCESSIBLE FILM FUND PROJECT

  • Nigerian Entertainment Intervention Fund
  • National Film and Video Foundation (RSA)


17. MOST OUTSTANDING FILM PROMOTER

  • Mariama Sylla (Senegal)
  • Thierno Ibrahima Dia (Senegal)
  • Victor Okhai (Nigeria)
  • Hans Christian Mahnke (Namibia)
  • Lilian Baksalevowicz (RSA)


18. MOST OUTSTANDING FILM DISTRIBUTION COMPANY

  • Indigenous Films
  • Silverbird Cinemas
  • Arab Film Distributions
  • Cote Ouest Audio Visual
  • Steps Entertainment Limited 


19. MOST PROMISING AFRICAN FILMMAKER

  • Joel Karekazi (Rwanda)
  • Tosh David Gitonga (Kenya)
  • Chineze Xandria Anyaene (Nigeria)
  • Victor Viyuoh (Cameroon)
  • Sherrif L. Bandary (Egypt)


20. BEST AFRICAN FILMMAKER IN DIASPORA

  • Alain Gomis
  • Newton Aduaka
  • Gavin Hood
  • Akosua Adoma Owusu
  • Mahamat Saleh Haroun


21. BEST AFRICAN CINEMATOGRAPHER

  • Thomas Letellier (Niger) La Pirouge
  • Jonathan Kovel (RSA) Of Good Report
  • Lance Gewer (RSA) Otelo Burning
  • Yinka Edwards (Nigeria) Phone Swap
  • Victor Credi (Egypt) Winter of Discontent


22. BEST AFRICAN EDITOR

  • Megan Gill (RSA) Otelo Burning
  • Hisham Saqr (Egypt) Winter of Discontent
  • Avril Beukes (Ghana) Ties That Bind
  • Mkaiwawi Mwakaba (Kenya) Nairobi Half Life
  • Achille Brice (Cameroon) Obsession


23. BEST SCREENPLAY IN AN AFRICAN FILM

  • Sheila Frimpong Manso (Ghana) A Perfect Picture
  • Ibrahim El Batout, Ahmed Amer, Yasser Naeem, Habi Seoud (Egypt) Winter of Discontent
  • Potash Charles Matathia, Samuel Munene, Serah Mwihaki (Kenya) Nairobi Half Life
  • James Whyle, Sara Blecher, The Cast Workshop (RSA) Otelo Burning
  • Victor Viyuoh (Cameroon) Ninah's Dowry


24. BEST MUSIC SCORE IN AN AFRICAN MOVIE

  • Alan Ari Lazar (RSA) Otelo Burning
  • Ahmed Mostafa Saleh (Egypt) Winter of Discontent 
  • Wasis Diop (Senegal) A Screaming Man
  • Chris Letcher (RSA) Elelwani
  • Ben Ludik (RSA) Beauty


25. BEST AFRICAN ANIMATED FILM

  • Haza Lambo (Madagascar)
  • Omnimon (Cameroon)
  • Mzee Wa Kibajaji ( Tanzania)
  • What a Big Birthday Party (Nigeria)
  • Boom Boom (Egypt)


26. BEST SHORT FILM BY A FILM STUDENT 

  • Category still open till 1st of June. Duration Max. 15mins


27. BEST DOCUMENTARY BY AN AFRICAN 

  • African Cypher (RSA) Brain Little
  • The Kachikally Code (The Gambia) Efe Omo Igori
  • Touba (Senegal) Elizabeth Chai Vasarhely
  • Fuelling Poverty (Nigeria) Ishaya Bako
  • Mkwawa (Tanzania) Alkemist Media


28. MOST OUTSTANDING FILM JOURNALIST 

  • Claire Diao
  • Chiaka Orjiako
  • Azuh Amatus
  • Gerald Langiri


29. BEST KISWAHILI FILM

  • Chumo - Jordan Rider
  • Network - John Kallage
  • Mdundiko - Jackson Kabirigi
  • Sunshine - Karabani
  • Zamoro - Shams Bhanji


30. SPECIAL JURY TO A FILMAMKER

  • WILL BE DECIDED BY THE JURY DURING SELECTION OF THE RECIPIENTS 


31. SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD OF EXCELLENCE AS AN ACTOR

  • Morgan Freeman
  • Whoopi Goldberg 


SPECIAL RECOGNITION LIST

  • The President of Gambia
  • The President of Tanzania
  • The President of Nigeria
  • Governor Godswill Akpabio (Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria)
  • Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan (Governor Delta State, Nigeria)
  • Oronto Douglas 
  • Youssou N'Dour (Senegal)
AFDA would like you to know that nominations were made in consultation with eminent film jurists/panelists from various international film events in recent times. These lists were put together through criteria of achievements in quality picture, sound, editing, arts direction, cinematography, and script directions. Their lists were compared and the films with highest inclusions on these list were then selected.
For further information about African Film Development Awards (AFDA) go to the African Film Development Foundation website www.theafricanfilmconsortium.org .
For more information you can also contact any Country Representative close to you, same thing applies to Film students that are interested in submitting their short film for the short film category, entry closes June 1st.

Country Representative Tanzania
Jonathan N Mnyela
+255 714060608
Email: letters@theafricanfilmconsortium.org

Central African Awards Coordinator
Neba Lawrence
+237 74817816
Email: mforlems@gmail.com

East African Awards Coordinator
Nasikiwa Abbas Berya
+255 787121221
Email: nasiabba@yahoo.co.uk

West African Awards Coordinator
Mike Nliam
+234 8023186573
Email: mikenliamofficial@gmail.com

Southern African Coordinator
Jonathan Kovel
+27 828049727
Email: jonathankovel@gmail.com

North African Awards Coordinator
Mohamed Ghazala, PhD
+201 006977116

United Kingdom Coordinator
Justine Atkinson
+44 7971740678
Email: j.atkinson@ayadistribution.org

United States of America Coordinator
Nikki Sparks
+1 8572515310
Email: letters@theafricanfilmconsortium.org

Europe Coordinatior
Tessy Tromp
|+336 31008163
Email: vintess59@yahoo.fr






1 comment:

  1. Very good thing for african film directors. Still supporting them for other nominations.

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