Winners
Africa Movie Academy Awards 2017 Winners

The 13th edition of the African Movie Academy Awards was held last night at the Eko Hotel in Lagos

See full list of Winners below:

THE EFERE OZAKO AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST SHORT FILM ARE:

WINNER: IT IS A JOINT AWARD ‘A PLACE FOR MYSELF’ (RWANDA) AND ‘A PLACE IN THE PLANE’ (SENEGAL)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ANIMATION

WINNER: ‘GOT FLOWERS’ – (NIGERIA)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST DOCUMENTARY

WINNER: ‘MAMA COLONEL’ – DRC-CONGO

THE OUSMANE SEMBENE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST FILM IN AN AFRICAN LANGUAGE

WINNER: ‘Félicité’ – SENEGAL

THE MICHAEL ANYIAM OSIGWE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST FILM BY AN AFRICAN LIVING ABROAD

WINNER: ‘WHILE WE LIVE’ – BURKINA FASO/SWEDEN

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST DIASPORA SHORT

WINNER: AND IT IS A JOINT AWARD.-90 DAYS (USA) AND KBELA’ (BRAZIL)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST DIASPORA DOCUMENTARY

WINNER: ‘13TH’ (USA)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST DIASPORA FEATURE

WINNER: ‘BIRTH OF A NATION’ (USA)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN PRODUCTION DESIGN

WINNER: ‘76’ (NIGERIA)

THE AMAA 2017 ACHIEVEMENT IN COSTUME DESIGN

WINNER: ‘QUEEN OF KATWE’ (UGANDA)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN MAKE-UP

WINNER: ‘OLOIBIRI’ (NIGERIA)

THE NOMINEES FOR THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUNDTRACK ARE:

WINNER: ‘Félicité’ (SENEGAL)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN VISUAL EFFECT

WINNER: ‘WULU’ (MALI)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND

WINNER: ‘VAYA’ (SOUTH AFRICA)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN CINEMATOGRAPHY

WINNER: ‘THE LAST OF US’ –(TUNISIA)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN EDITING

WINNER: ‘Félicité’ (SENEGAL)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN SCREEN PLAY ARE:

WINNER: ‘VAYA’ (SOUTH AFRICA)

THE AMAA 2017- LAGOS STATE AWARD FOR BEST NIGERIAN FILM

WINNER: ‘76’ (NIGERIA)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST YOUNG/ PROMISING ACTOR

WINNER: ‘ MEDINA MOLANGA’ (QUEEN OF KATWE)

THE TONY ELUMELU AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST COMEDY ARE:

WINNER: ‘THREE WISE MEN’- (NIGERIA)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

WINNER: ‘PAPI MPAKA’ FOR THE FILM-Félicité- SENEGAL.

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

WINNER: ‘ANGELIQUE KIDJO’ FOR THE CEO (NIGERIA)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

WINNER: ‘JAHWAR SOUDANI’ FOR THE FILM- LAST OF US (TUNISIA)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE ARE:

WINNER: ‘VERO TSHANDA’ FOR THE FILM ‘Félicité’ (SENEGAL)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST FIRST FEATURE FILM BY A DIRECTOR

WINNER: ‘WULU’ BY DAOUDA COULIBALY (MALI)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST DIRECTOR

WINNER: ‘AKIN OMOTOSO’ (VAYA-SOUTH AFRICA)

THE AMAA 2017 AWARD FOR BEST FILM

WINNER: ‘Félicité’- SENEGAL

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD – Nkem Owoh

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE:

‘The Lagacy of the Hills’ by Ousmane Samassekou (Mali)

SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD – Celine Loader