Joselyn Dumas, Silver Rain, Ama Ampofo, Nominated For Africa Movie Academy Awards 2015 | Bad Showing From Ghana

The nominees for 2015 edition of the Africa Movie Academy Awards are out with poor showing from Ghana.

Ghana obtained just 5 nominations. Joselyn Dumas’ role in the Silver Rain movie was rewarded with a nomination in the Best Actress In A Leading Role category.

She will be battling Lesliana Pereira – NJINGA: Queen of Angola, Queen Nwokoye – Cheetenah, Aida Wang – Juliet and Romeo and Ini Edo – While You Slept.

Silver Rain also got a nomination in the AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN MAKE-UP  and  AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE for Nollywood actor Chumani Pan.

For a good debut in Shirley Frimpong-Manso’s Devil in a Detail movie, Ama Ampofo made the cut for the AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE category.

The other categories include Akorkoli for AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST ANIMATION, Love or Something Like That for AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN SCREEN PLAY, OC Ukeje – Love or Something Like That for AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE.

Shirley Frimpong-Manso and Joselyn Dumas

Shirley Frimpong-Manso and Joselyn Dumas

Below are the list of the nominations

 

EFERE OZAKO AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST SHORT FILM

Stories of Our Lives ‘’Run’ – Kenya
Aisha’s Story – Nigeria
Gulped of the Blue Sea – Togo
Memoir of a Honest Voice- Sierra Leone
Twaaga – Burkina Faso

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST ANIMATION

The Throne – Nigeria
Alternative to Corporal Punishment – Namibia
The Legacies of Rubbies – Nigeria
Akorkoli – Ghana

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST DOCUMENTARY

Egypt Modern Pharaohs ‘Nasser’ – Egypt
The Dream of Shahrazad – South Africa
Nelson Mandela, The Myth and Me- South Africa
Beats of The Antonov – Sudan
The Supreme Price – Nigeria/USA

OUSMANE SEMBENE AMAA 2014 AWARD FOR BEST FILM IN AN AFRICAN LANGUAGE

TIMBUKTU – Mauritania
Triangle Going to America – Ethiopia
Cheetanah – Nigeria
Juliet and Romeo- Burkina Faso
INumber Number – South Africa

MICHAEL ANYIAM OSIGWE AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST FILM BY AN AFRICAN LIVING ABROAD:

Gone Too Far – Nigeria/UK
Thorns of Roses (O Esphinho Da Rosa) – Guinea Bissau/Portugal
Fevers – France/Morocco
Affairs of the Heart – Nigeria/USA

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST DIASPORA SHORT

Sound of Tears- Canada
Hand to the Sky – USA
Calm – UK

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST DIASPORA DOCUMENTARY

Jimmy Goes to Nollywood- USA/HAITI
The Black Panthees vanguard of the Revolution – USA
Bound: Africans VS African Americans – USA
Black Panther Woman – Australia

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST DIASPORA FEATURE

Under the Starry Sky – France
CRU – USA
Supremacy – USA

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN PRODUCTION DESIGN

 

INumber Number- South Africa
October 1 – Nigeria
Le President- Cameroun
Run – Cote d’voire
Timbuktu – Mauritania

 

AMAA 2015 ACHIEVEMENT IN COSTUME DESIGN

Dazzling Mirage- Nigeria
Run – Cote d’Voire
Njinga: Queen of Angola – Angola
October 1 – Nigeria
INumber Number – South Africa

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN MAKE-UP

 

Run – Cote d’voire
Iyore – Nigeria
Silver Rain – Ghana
INumber Number – South Africa
Njinga: Queen of Angola – Angola

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUNDTRACK

 

A Place in the Stars – Nigeria
Triangle Going to America – Ethiopia
Iyore – Nigeria
Njinga: Queen of Angola – Angola
Timbuktu – Mauritius

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN VISUAL EFFECT

 

Invasion 1897 – Nigeria
Kpians – Nigeria
Run – Cote d’Voire
INumber Number – South Africa
Triangle Going to America – Ethiopia

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND

 

Lobraz Khan – South Africa
Le President – Cameroun
Run – Cote d’Voire
Timbuktu – Mauritius
INumber Number – South Africa

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN CINEMATOGRAPHY

 

Triangle Going to America – Ethiopia
INumber Number – South Africa
Run – Cote d’voire
Lobraz Khan – Mauritius
Timbuktu – Mauritius

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN EDITING

 

October 1
INumber umber
Triangle Going to America
Run
Timbuktu

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN SCREEN PLAY

 

Le President
While You Slept
Timbuktu
Love or Something Like That
Run
AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST COMEDY FILM

 

30 Days in Atlanta
Iya Alalake
Last Three Digits

 

AMAA 2015- BAYELSA STATE GOVERNMENT ENDOWED AWARD FOR BEST NIGERIAN FILM

 

Invasion 1897
Dazzling Mirage
October 1
Iyore
A Place in the Stars

 

AMAA 2014 AWARD FOR BEST CHILD ACTOR

 

Layla Walet Mohammed and Mehdi A.G Mohammed – Timbuktu
Joshua Ibrahim and Daniel Ibrahim- A Place in the Stars
STIGMA.

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST YOUNG/ PROMISING ACTOR

 

Demola Adedoyin – October 1
Vinjeru Kamanga – BELLA
Kemi Lala Akindoju – Dazzling Mirage
Hassan Spike Insingoma -Boda Boda Thieves
Chiedza Mhende – Love the one You Love

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

 

Israel Makoe – INumber Number
Paul Obazele – Iyore
Chumani Pan- Silver Rain
OC Ukeje – Love or Something Like That
Triangle
Going to America.

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

 

Hilda Dokubo – Stigma
Toulou Kiki -Timbuktu
Reina Salicoulibaly- RUN
Prossy Rukundo – Boda Boda Thieves
Ama Amphofo – Devil in a Detail

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

 

Tony Kroroge – Cold Harbour
Sdumo Matshali- INumber Number
Abdoul Kareem Konate – RUN
Sadiq Daba – October 1
Gerard Essomba- Le President

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE

 

Lesliana Pereira – NJINGA: Queen of Angola
Queen Nwokoye – Cheetenah
Aida Wang – Juliet and Romeo
Jocelyn Dumas –Silver Rain
Ini Edo – While You Slept

 

AMAA 2015 AWARD FOR BEST FIRST FEATURE FILM BY A DIRECTOR

 

Carey Mckenzie -Cold Harbour
Jenna Bass- Love the one you love
Destiny Ekeragha -Gone Too Far
Tawonga Taddja Nkhonjera -Bella

 

AMAA 2014 AWARD FOR BEST DIRECTOR

 

Theodros Teshome Kebede- Triangle Going to America – Ethiopia
Theo Nel- INumber Number
Abderrahmane Sissako – Timbuktu
Phillipe Lacote – Run
Kunle Afolayan – October 1

 

AMAA 2014 AWARD FOR BEST FILM

 

Run – Cote d’Voire
Timbuktu – Mauritania
INumber Number – South Africa
Triangle Going to America – Ethiopia
October 1- Nigeria

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