Africa Movie Academy Awards


Since 2005, the AMAA's have recognized excellence in cinematic achievements.

# AMAA Awards: Celebrating Excellence in African Cinema

Founded by Peace Anyiam-Osigwe in 2005, the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) promotes African filmmaking excellence under the Africa Film Academy. It annually celebrates industry professionals, renowned as the premier accolade in African cinema, evolving from a televised event into a year-round platform. The inaugural 2005 ceremony in Yenagoa, Nigeria, set the stage for subsequent editions predominantly hosted there until the first international event in 2015.


Latest Winners

Africa Movie Academy Awards 19th Edition 2023

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Meet our Country Coordinators

We have a talented and dynamic team

Musola C Kaseketi

ZAMBIA Country Coordinator


Tjuna Daringo

NAMIBIA Country Coordinator

+264 81 2000 813
+264 81 7058 200

Mutambira Anthony

Zimbabwe Country Coordinator


Chimuonechi Chisiza

MALAWI Country Coordinator.


Desmond Mthembu

SOUTH AFRICA Country Coordinator

+27 83 701 7620

Thabang Tshepe

BOTSWANA Country Coordinator