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AMAA Awards released over 136 List of nominees

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List of nominees for the 2019 Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) has been released.

‘The Delivery Boy’ and ‘King of Boys’ got the most nominations for the 2019 Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA).

BENGBENRONEWS reports that the much-anticipated nomination list, featuring films from across Africa, was live broadcast by the academy on Wednesday night.

Nigeria scored the most nominations with the Adekunle ‘Nodash’ Adejuyigbe-directed film, ‘The Delivery Boy’ scoring 12 nominations while Kemi Adetiba-directed ‘King of Boys’ pulled eight nominations.

Actors in ‘The Delivery Boy’, a film that explores the backstory of terrorists, earned nominations for Best Actress in a Leading Role (Jemima Osunde) and Promising Actor (Jammal Ibrahim).

BENGBENRONEWS reports that the 15th edition of the much-anticipated awards will hold on Oct. 26 in Lagos State.

  1. Michael Anyiam Osigwe AMAA2019 Award For Best Film by an African-Born Director Living Abroad
  2. Julius Amedume – Rattlesnakes
  3. Tosin Coker – Lara and the Beats
  4. Robert O. Peters – Makeroom
  5. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Diaspora Short Film
  6. Bail (United Kingdom)
  7. Oath Bound (United Kingdom)
  8. Fevah (USA)
  9. I Am Superman (Brazil)
  10. AMAA2019 Award For Best Diaspora Documentary
    1.Wax Print 1 FABRIC, 4 continent (United Kingdom)
    2.The Guardian of No Return (Guadalope)
  11. Dare to Dream (USA/Cuba)
  12. Drugs as Weapons Against Us (USA)
  13. My Friend Fela (Brazil)
  14. AMAA2019 Award For Best Diaspora Narrative Feature
  15. Nine Nights (UK)
  16. Olympia (USA)
  17. Traffik (USA)
  18. Hero (Trinidad and Tobago/Canada)
  19. Sprinter (Jamaica)
  20. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Achievement in Production Design
  21. Redemption (Mozambique)
  22. Rafiki (Kenya)
  23. Ellen, The Ellen Parkies Stories (South Africa)
  24. Urgent (Morocco)
  25. Burial of Kojo (Ghana)
  26. Sew the Winter to My Skin (South Africa)
  27. Mercy of the Jungle (Rwanda)
  28. Delivery Boy (Nigeria)
  29. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Achievement in Make-Up
  30. Makeroom (Nigeria)
  31. Gold Statue (Nigeria)
  32. Veronica’s Wish (Uganda)
  33. Sew the Winter to My Skin (South Africa)
  34. Before the Vows (Ghana)
  35. Mercy of the Jungle (Rwanda)
  36. The Burial of Kojo (Ghana)
  37. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Achievement in Soundtrack
  38. Subira (Kenya)
  39. Mabata Bata (Mozambique)
  40. Farewell Ella Bella (South Africa)
  41. Mercy of the Jungle (Rwanda)
  42. Sew the Winter to My Skin (South Africa)
  43. Lara and the Beats (Nigeria)
  44. The Delivery Boy (Nigeria)
  45. Redemption (Mozambique)
  46. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Achievement in Visual Effects
  47. Makeroom (Nigeria)
  48. Sew the Winter to My Skin (South Africa)
  49. Knockout Blessing (Nigeria)
  50. Mabata Bata (Mozambique)
  51. The Delivery Boy (Nigeria)
  52. The King of Boys (Nigeria)
  53. Burial of Kojo (Ghana)
  54. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Achievement in Sound
  55. The Last Victim (South Africa)
  56. Sew the Winter to My Skin (South Africa)
  57. Makeroom (Nigeria)
  58. The Delivery Boy (Nigeria)
  59. The Burial of Kojo (Ghana)
  60. Urgent (Morocco)
  61. Mabata Bata (Mozambique)
  62. Redemption (Uganda)
  63. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Achievement in Cinematography
  64. Mabata Bata (Mozambique)
  65. Sew the Winter to My Skin (South Africa)
  66. Mother, I am Suffocating, This Is My Last Film About You (Lesotho)
  67. Redemption (Mozambique)
  68. Rafiki (Kenya)
  69. Delivery Boy (Nigeria)
  70. The Burial of Kojo (Ghana)
  71. Redemption (Mozambique)
  72. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Achievement in Editing
  73. The Delivery Boy (Nigeria)
  74. The Burial of Kojo (Ghana)
  75. The Last Victim (South Africa)
  76. Rafiki (Kenya)
    5 The Gold Statute (Nigeria)
  77. Diamond in the Sky (Nigeria)
  78. Mercy of the Jungle (Rwanda)
  79. Sew The Winter To My Skin (South Africa)
  80. AMAA 2019
    Award For Best Achievement in Screenplay
  81. The Delivery Boy (Nigeria)
  82. The Last Victim (South Africa)
  83. Rafiki (Kenya)
  84. Diamond in the Sky (Nigeria)
  85. Gold Statute (Morocco)
  86. Lara and the Beats (Nigeria)
  87. Redemption (Mozambique)
  88. Up North (Nigeria)
  89. AMAA2019 /National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB)Award For Best Nigerian Film
  90. The Delivery Boy
  91. Lara and the Beats
  92. Makeroom
  93. King of Boys
  94. Gold Statute
  95. Up North
  96. Knockout Blessing
  97. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Young/Promising Actor
  98. Youssef Alaoui (Ayoub) URGENT
  99. Angel Onyinyechi Unigwe (Adaeze) LIGHT IN THE DARK
  100. Cynthia Dankwa (Esi) BURIAL OF KOJO
  101. Emilio Bilo (Azarias) Mabata Bata
  102. Jamma Ibrahim (Amir) The Delivery Boy
  103. Catherine Credo (Neema) Fatuma
  104. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Actor in a Supporting Role
  105. Remilekun “Reminisce” Sarafu (Makanaki) – King of Boys
  106. Jarrid Geduld 9 (Abie) – Ellen, The Ellen Parkies Story
  107. Zolisa Xaluva (Wyatt Earp) – Sew the Winter to my Skin
  108. Kanayo O. Kanyayo (Chief Otuekong) – Up North
  109. Kobina Amissah-Sam (Kwabina) – The Burial of Kojo
  110. Bucci Franklyn (Dagogo) – Knockout Blessing
  111. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Actress in a Supporting Role
  112. Eniola Shobayo (Vivian) – Knockout Blessing
  113. Linda Ejiofor (Oby) – Knockout Blessing
  114. Kandyse McClure (Golden Eyes) – Sew the Winter to My Skin
  115. Adesua Etomi (Kemi) – The King of Boys
  116. Joke Silva (Mama Jumoke) – Light in the Dark
  117. Arlete Bombe (Mia) – Redemption
  118. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Actor in a Leading Role
  119. Gabriel Afolayan – Gold Statue
    2 Joseph Otsiman (Kojo) – The Burial of Kojo
    3 Chinedu Ikedieze (Big Chi) – Lara and the Beats
    4 Jimmy Jean Louis (RobertMcQueen) – Rattlesnakes
  120. Gil Alexandre (Bruno) – Redemption
  121. Marc Zinga – Mercy of the Jungle
  122. Ezra Mabengeza (Samson) – Sew The Winter To My Skin
  123. Ayoub Bombwe (Mwanyusi) – Fatuma
  124. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Actress in a Leading Role
    1 Sheila Munyiva (Ziki) – Rafiki
  125. Rita Dominic (Jumoke Arinze) – Light in the Dark
  126. Jill Levenberg (Ellen) – The Ellen Parkies Story
  127. Beatrice Taisamo (Fatuma) – Fatuma
  128. Seyi Shay (Lara) – Lara and the Beats
  129. Sola Sobowale (Eniola) – King of Boys
  130. Jemima Osunde (Nkem) – The Delivery Boy
  131. Samantha Mugatsia (Kena) – Rafiki
  132. AMAA 2019 Award For Best Director-First Feature Film
  133. Blitz Bazawule – The Burial of Kojo (Ghana)
  134. Adekunle “Nodash” Adejuyigbe – The Delivery Boy (Nigeria)
  135. Sippy Chadha – Subira (Tanzania)
  136. Nicole Amarteifo – Before the Vows (Ghana)

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