Press Release, Winners
AMAA 2009 Full list of winners below

AMAA 2009 Full list of winners below

Best Documentary (Short Subject) – Coming of Age (Kenya)

Best Documentary (Feature) – Joint winners:
For the Best and for the Onion (Niger) & Malcom’s Echo (Nigeria)

Best Animation – Lolo (Burkina Faso)

AMAA Achievement in Sound – Seventh Heaven (Egypt)

AMAA Achievement in Editing – From a Whisper (Kenya)

AMAA Achievement in Art Direction – Small Boy – Michelle Bello (Nigeria)

AMAA Achievement in Make-Up – Live to Remember (Nigeria)

AMAA Achievement in Visual Effect – Battle of the Soul (Uganda)

Best Original in Soundtrack – From a whisper (Kenya)

Most Promising Actor – Litha Booi – Gugu and Andile (South Africa)

Most Promising Actress – Lungelo Dhladha – Gugu and Andile (South Africa)

.Best Performance by a Child Actor – Richard Chukwuma – Small Boy (Nigeria)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role – Farouk Alfishawi – Seventh Heaven (Egypt)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role – Funke Akindele – Jenifa (Nigeria)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role – Joel Okuyo Prynce – Battle of the Soul (Uganda)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role – Mercy Johnson – Live to Remember (Nigeria)

Best Film in African Language – Gugu and Andile (South Africa)

AMAA Achievement in Cinematography – Cindy’s Note – Izu Ojukwu (Nigeria)

AMAA Achievement in Costume – Arugba (Nigeria)

Heart of Africa Award for Best Films from Nigeria – Arugba – Tunde Kelani

Best Screenplay – From a Whisper (Kenya)

Best Picture – From a Whisper (Kenya)

Best Director – Wanuri Kahiu – From a Whisper (Kenya)