Press Release, Winners
Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2008 Winners

Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2008 Winners

Here is the winners’ roll for the African Movie Academy Awards 2008

1.INDIGENOUS
IRANSE AJE (NIGERIA) ADEBAYO TIJANI (NIG)

2.CHILD ACTOR
EVELYN (NINA) IN RUN BABY RUN (GHANA)

3.MOST OUSTANDING ACTRESS INDIGENOUS
DORIS SIMEON -ONITEMI (NIG)

4.MOST OUTSTANDING ACTOR INDIGENOUS
AYO AKINWALE -IRANSE AJE (NIG)

5.ACTRESS LEAD
KATE HENSHAW NUTTAL – STRONGER THAN PAIN (NIG)

6.ACTOR LEAD
NKEM OWOH – STRONGER THAN PAIN (NIG)

7.MALE SUPPORTING
EMEKA OSSAI – CHECK POINT (NIG)

8.FEMALE SUPPORTING
JOKE SILVA – WHITE WATER (NIG)

9.BEST UPCOMING ACTRESS
UJU OKEKE – MISSION TO NO WHERE (NIG)

10.BEST UPCOMING ACTOR (Joint winners)
OC UKEJE – WHITE WATER (NIG) and HOODSUNK – WHITE WATER (NIG)

11.ART DIRECTION
NEW JERUSALEM IFEANY I ONYEABOR (NIG)

12.BEST PICTURE
RUN BABY RUN EMMANUEL APEA / JULIA APEA (GHANA)
BABY RUN EMMANUEL APEA (GHANA)

14.EDIT
DIVIZIONS MUGISHA DONALD (UGANDA)

15.SPECIAL EFFECTS
ACROSS THE NIGER (NIG)

16.MUSIC
MIRROR OF BEAUTY OKEY OKOH (NIG)

17.DIRECTOR
EMMANUEL APEA RUN BABY RUN (GHANA)

18.COSTUMES
PRINCESS TYRA SAMIRA YAKUBU (SAMIS MEDIA) (GHANA)

19.SOUND
WHITE WATER NEW HAVEN STUDIO (NIG)

20.CINEMATOGRAPHY
WHITE WATER CHIGOZIE NZONWANNE (NIG)

21.MAKE UP
PRINCESS TYRA JOYCE MENSAH (GHANA)

22.HEART OF AFRICA AWARD
ACROSS THE NIGER (NIG)

23.BEST FILM BY AFRICAN IN DIASPORA
NONE

24.DOCUMENTARIES
Do you believe in Magic? DANIEL ROTH (SOUTH AFRICA / USA)

25.DOCUMENTARY (SHORT)
Not my daughter (GHANA)

26.SHORT (drama)
NONE

27.Animation
NONE

28.SPECIAL JURY PRIZE
DIVIZIONS MUGISHA DONALD (UGANDA)