The 2015 Africa Movie Academy Awards happened on 26 September 2015 at the Broad Walk Centre in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
After a seeming confusion in the Best Supporting Actress category, Ama Ampofo was announced as the winner for her role in Shirley Frimpong Mansoï¿½s ï¿½Devil In The Detailsï¿½. Initially, Nigerian actress, Hilda Dokubo was announced as the winner.
Check out the full list of winners.
Best Animation ï¿½ The Legacies of Rubbies (Nigeria)
Best Child Actor ï¿½ ï¿½Layla Walet Mohammed and Mehdi A.G Mohammed ï¿½ Timbuktuï¿½
Best Nigerian film ï¿½ ï¿½October 1? (Nigeria)
Best Documentary ï¿½ Egypt Modern Pharaohs
Best Diaspora ï¿½ ï¿½Supremacyï¿½ (USA)
Best Short Film ï¿½ ï¿½Twaaga ï¿½ Burkina Fasoï¿½
Best Film/Picture ï¿½ ï¿½Timbuktu ï¿½ Mauritaniaï¿½
Best Film By An African Living Abroad ï¿½ Fevers (Morocco)
Best visual effect ï¿½ INumber Number
Winner for Achievement In Make-upï¿½ ï¿½Njinga: Queen of Angola ï¿½ Angolaï¿½
Winner for Achievement In Costume Design ï¿½ ï¿½October 1 ï¿½ Nigeriaï¿½
Achievement in sound ï¿½ Lobraz Kaan (Mauritius)
Best achievement in soundtrack ï¿½ ï¿½Triangle Going to Americaï¿½ (Ethiopia)
Achievement in editing ï¿½ Timbuktu
Best Comedy Film ï¿½ 30 days in Atlanta ï¿½ Nigeria
Achievement In Screenplay ï¿½ ï¿½Le President ï¿½ Camerounï¿½
Best Actor in a Supporting Role ï¿½ Samson Tadese (Triangle Going to
Best Promising Actor ï¿½ Joint award Kemi Lala Akindoju (Dazzling Mirage) and Hassan Spike (Boda Boda thieves)
Best Act in a supporting role ï¿½ Hilda Dokubo (Nigeria)
Best supporting actress ï¿½ Ama Amphofo
Best Actress in a leading role ï¿½ Njinga, Queen of Angola
Best actor in a leading role ï¿½ Sadiq Daba
Best First Feature Film By A Directorï¿½ ï¿½Destiny Ekaragha ï¿½ Gone Too Farï¿½
Special Jury Prize ï¿½ Le President (Cameroon) and Triangle: Going to America (Ethiopia)
Life achievement award ï¿½ Tony Vander Heyden (Movie director/producer)
Posthumous award ï¿½ Oronto Douglas
Other awards were:
Special recognition ï¿½ Africa Magic (for support to the African movie industry), Kingsley Agoro was also specially recognised at the award ceremony.
Tony Elumelu announced as honorary advisor for Africa Movie Academy Awards.
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