List of AMAA 2015 Winners

List of Amaa 2015 Winners

The 11th edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards held at Port Elizabeth in South Africa.

Best Short Film:

Twaaga – Burkina Faso

Best Animation:

The Legacies of Rubbies – Nigeria

Best Documentary:

Egypt Modern Pharaohs ‘Nasser’ – Egypt

Best Film in an African Language:

Timbuktu – Mauritania

Best film by an African living abroad:

Fevers – France/Morocco

Best diaspora short film:

Sound of Tears – Canada

Best diaspora documentary:

The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution – USA

Best diaspora feature:

Supremacy – USA

Best Production design:

iNumber Number – South Africa

Best costume design:

October 1 – Nigeria

Best Make-Up

Njinga: Queen of Angola – Angola

Best soundtrack:

Triangle Going to America – Ethiopia

Best visual effects:

iNumber Number – South Africa

Best Sound:

Lobraz Khan – Mauritius

Best Cinematography:

Lobraz Khan – Mauritius

Best Editing:


Best Screen Play:

Le President

Best comedy film:

30 Days in Atlanta

Best Nigerian Film:

October 1

Best Child Actor:

Layla Walet Mohammed and Mehdi A.G Mohammed – Timbuktu

Best young promising actor (Joint winners):

Kemi Lala Akindoju – Dazzling Mirage

Hassan Spike Insingoma – Boda Boda Thieves

Best actor in a supporting role:

Samson Tadesa – Triangle Going to America

Best actress in a supporting role:

Ama Amphofo – Devil in a Detail

Best actor in a leading role:

Sadiq Daba – October 1

Best actress in a leading role:

Lesliana Pereira – Njinga: Queen of Angola

Best first feature film by a director:

Destiny Ekeragha – Gone Too Far

Best Director:

Abderrahmane Sissako – Timbuktu

Best Film:

Timbuktu – Mauritania