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Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Film

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The Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Film is an annual merit by the Africa Film Academy to recognise the best African films of the preceding year. [1]

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Abderrahmane Sissako

Abderrahmane Sissako (born 13 October 1961) is a Mauritanian film director and producer.

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Accident (2013 film)

Accident is a 2013 Nigerian thriller drama film produced & directed by Teco Benson starring Kalu Ikeagwu & Chioma Chukwuka.

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Across the Niger

Across the Niger is a Nigerian drama movie produced in 2004, directed by Izu Ojukwu and written by Kabat Esosa Egbon.

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Adesuwa

Adesuwa (A Wasted Lust) is a 2012 Nigerian historical fiction film produced and directed by Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen.

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Africa Movie Academy Awards

The Africa Movie Academy Awards, popularly known as AMAA and The AMA Awards, are presented annually to recognize excellence among professionals working in, or non-African professionals who have contributed to, the African film industry.

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Akin Omotoso

Akin Omotoso (born 1974) is a Nigerian film director, writer, and actor.

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Aramotu

Aramotu is a 2010 Nigerian drama film directed by Niji Akanni.

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Arugba

Arugba is a 2008 film.

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Avenged (2013 South African film)

Avenged (originally titled iNumber Number) is a 2013 South African action film written and directed by Donovan Marsh.

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Ayanda

Ayanda is a 2015 South African film directed by Sara Blecher.

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Battle of the Souls

Battle of the Souls is a 2007 supernatural Ugandan thriller directed by Matt Bish.

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Biyi Bandele

Biyi Bandele (born Biyi Bandele-Thomas; 13 October 1967)Micah L. Issitt,, Contemporary Black Biography, 2009.

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Confusion Na Wa

Confusion Na Wa is a 2013 Nigerian dark comedy drama film directed by Kenneth Gyang, starring Ramsey Nouah, OC Ukeje, Ali Nuhu and Tunde Aladese.

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Dickson Iroegbu

Dickson Nnamdi Iroegbu is a Nigerian film director and producer.

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Djo Tunda Wa Munga

Djo Tunda Wa Munga (born 1972) is a Congolese film director and producer.

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Dry (film)

Dry is a 2014 Nigerian drama film directed by Stephanie Linus and starring Stephanie Okereke, Liz Benson, William McNamara, Darwin Shaw and Paul Sambo.

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Eye of the Storm (2015 film)

Eye of the Storm (originally released as L'oeil du Cyclone) is a 2015 Burkinabé psychological drama film about child soldiers.

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Fifty (film)

Fifty is a 2015 Nigerian romantic drama film released on December 18, 2015.

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Fred Amata

Fred Amata is a Nigerian actor, producer and director.

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From a Whisper

From a Whisper is a Kenyan drama film written and directed by African Movie Academy Award winner Wanuri Kahiu.

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Gugu and Andile

Gugu and Andile is a 2008 South African drama film directed by Minky Schlesinger, and starring Daphney Hlomuka, Neil McCarthy & Lungelo Dhladhla.

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Hawa Essuman

Hawa Essuman (born 1980) is a Kenyan actress and film director whose first feature film, Soul Boy (2010), received a series of awards.

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How to Steal 2 Million

How to Steal 2 Million is a 2011 South African action drama film, written & directed by Charlie Vundla, produced by Karen E. Johnson, Jeremy Nathan, Mfundi Vundla and Michelle Wheatley and starring John Kani, Hlubi Mboya, Menzi Ngubane, Terry Pheto and Rapulana Seiphemo.

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Izu Ojukwu

Izu Ojukwu is a Nigerian film director.

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Jeta Amata

Jeta Amata is a Nigerian filmmaker, born on August 21, 1974 to popular Nigerian actor Zack Amata.

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Kenneth Gyang

Kenneth Gyang is a young filmmaker in Nigeria and was born in Barkin Ladi of Plateau State, Nigeria.

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Kunle Afolayan

Kunle Afolayan (born 30 September 1974) is a Nigerian actor, film producer and director.

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Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen

Lancelot Oduwa Imasuen (born 21 July 1971) is a Nigerian film director, screenwriter and film producer.

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Last Flight to Abuja

Last Flight to Abuja is a 2012 Nigerian thriller disaster film written by Tunde Babalola, directed and produced by Obi Emelonye.

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Leila Djansi

Leila Afua Djansi (born July 17, 1981) is an American and Ghanaian filmmaker who started her film career in the Ghana film industry.

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Man on Ground

Man on Ground is a 2011 Nigerian South African drama film directed by Akin Omotoso.

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Matt Bish

Matt Bish (born 15 May 1975), also known as Matthew Bishanga, is a Ugandan filmmaker and the Creative Director at Bish Films.

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Mildred Okwo

Mildred Okwo is a Nigerian film director and producer.

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Nairobi Half Life

Nairobi Half Life is a 2012 Kenyan drama film directed by David "Tosh" Gitonga.

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Nana Obiri Yeboah

Nana Obiri - Yeboah (born March 28, 1979) is a multi award-winning Ghanaian film Director.

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October 1 (film)

October 1 is a 2014 Nigerian dark psychological thriller film written by Tunde Babalola, produced and directed by Kunle Afolayan.

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Otelo Burning

Otelo Burning is a 2011 South African drama film directed and produced by Sara Blecher.

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Potomanto

Potomanto (derived from the French word portmanteau) is a 2013 Ghanaian Nigerian action thriller film directed by Shirley Frimpong-Manso.

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Princess Tyra

Princess Tyra is a 2007 Ghanaian Nigerian drama film directed by Frank Rajah Arase, and starring Jackie Aygemang, Van Vicker & Yvonne Nelson.

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Rising Moon

Rising Moon is a 2005 Nigerian drama film directed by Andy Nwakalor and starring Onyeka Onwenu.

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Run (2014 film)

Run is a 2014 French-Ivorian drama film directed by Philippe Lacôte.

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Run Baby Run (2006 film)

Run Baby Run is a Ghanaian action film directed by Emmanuel Apea and starring John Apea.

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Sara Blecher

Sara Blecher is a South African director and producer.

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Sékou Traoré

Sékou Traoré is a filmmaker from Burkina Faso.

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Shemu Joyah

Charles Shemu Joyah (b. 1959–present) is an award winning producer and director from Malawi.

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Shirley Frimpong-Manso

Shirley Frimpong-Manso (born 1977) is a Ghanaian film director, writer, and producer.

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Sinking Sands

Sinking Sands is a 2010 Ghanaian drama film written, produced and directed by Leila Djansi, and starring Jimmy Jean-Louis, Ama Abebrese and Yemi Blaq.

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Sitanda

Sitanda is a 2006 Nigerian adventure / drama film directed by African Movie Academy Award winner Ali Nuhu, and written by Fidel Akpom.

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Soul Boy

Soul Boy is a 2010 Kenyan drama film, written by Billy Kahora and directed by Hawa Essuman.

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State of Violence

State of Violence is a 2010 film by South African director Khalo Matabane, featuring Fana Mokoena, Presley Chweneyagae, Neo Ntlatleng, Lindi Matshikiza, and Vusi Kunene.

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Stephanie Okereke Linus

Stephanie Linus (born Stephanie Onyekachi Okereke; 2 October 1982) is a Nigerian actress, film director and model.

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Teco Benson

Teco Benson is a Nigerian film director and producer.

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Tell Me Sweet Something

Tell Me Sweet Something is a 2015 South African romantic comedy film starring Nomzamo Mbatha, Maps Maponyane and Thishiwe Ziqubu.

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The Amazing Grace

The Amazing Grace is a 2006 British Nigerian historical drama film written by Jeta Amata and Nick Moran, directed by Jeta Amata and produced by Jeta Amata & Alicia Arce.

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The Cursed Ones

The Cursed Ones is a 2015 British film that was directed by Nana Obiri Yeboah and produced by Nicholas K. Lory.

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The Figurine

The Figurine: Araromire is a 2009 Nigerian supernatural suspense thriller film written by Kemi Adesoye, produced and directed by Kunle Afolayan, who also stars in the film as one of the main protagonists.

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The Mayors

The Mayors is a 2004 Nigerian drama film written, produced and directed by Dickson Iroegbu, and starring Richard Mofe-Damijo, Sam Dede, Segun Arinze and Mike Ezuruonye.

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Ties That Bind (film)

Ties that Bind is a 2011 drama film directed by Leila Djansi, starring Kimberly Elise, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde and Ama K. Abebrese.

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Timbuktu (2014 film)

Timbuktu is a 2014 French-Mauritanian drama film directed by Abderrahmane Sissako.

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Tunde Kelani

Tunde Kelani (born 26 February 1948), popularly known as TK, is a Nigerian filmmaker, storyteller, director, photographer, cinematographer and producer.

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Viva Riva!

Viva Riva! is a 2010 Congolese crime thriller film written and directed by Djo Tunda Wa Munga and starring Patsha Bay, Manie Malone, Fabrice Kwizera, Hoji Fortuna, Marlene Longage, Alex Herabo & Diplôme Amekindra.

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Wanuri Kahiu

Wanuri Kahiu is a Kenyan film director, producer, and author.

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White Waters

White Waters is a 2007 sports drama film directed by Izu Ojukwu.

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10th Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 10th Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony honouring movies of 2013 was scheduled to take place in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State on 26 April 2014, but was shifted to 24 May 2014.

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11th Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 2015 Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony honouring films of 2014 was scheduled to take place in June 2015 but held on 26 September 2015.

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12th Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 2016 Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony was held on Saturday 11 June 2016 at the Obi Wali International Conference Center in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

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1st Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 1st Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony was held on May 30, 2005 at the Gloryland Cultural Center in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria, to honor the best African films of 2004.

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2nd Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 2nd Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony was held on April 29, 2006 at the Gloryland Cultural Center in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria, to honor the best African films of 2005.

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30 Days (2006 film)

30 Days is a 2006 Nigerian action thriller film written and directed by Mildred Okwo.

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3rd Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 3rd Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony was held on March 10, 2007 at the Gloryland Cultural Center in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria, to honor the best African films of 2006.

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4th Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 4th Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony was held on 26 April 2008 at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria, to honor the best African films of 2007.

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5th Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 5th Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony was held on April 4, 2009 at the Gloryland Cultural Center in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria, to honor the best African films of 2008.

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6th Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 6th Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony was held on 10 April 2010 at the Gloryland Cultural Center in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria, to honor the best African films of 2009.

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7th Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 7th Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony was held on 27 March 2011 at the Gloryland Cultural Center in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, Nigeria, to honor the best African films of 2010.

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8th Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 8th Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony was held on 22 April 2012 at the Expo Centre, Eko Hotel & Suites in Lagos, Nigeria to honor the best African films of 2011.

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9th Africa Movie Academy Awards

The 9th Africa Movie Academy Awards ceremony honouring movies of 2012 was held in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State on 20 April 2013.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Africa_Movie_Academy_Award_for_Best_Film

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