AMAAwards 2017: Full list of winners


Felicite, Senegalese movie, was the toast of the night at the 13th African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA).
The movie won six AMAAs, the most of all the contenders.
Here is the full list of winners.
Best short film
A Place For Myself (Rwanda) & A Place In the Plane (Senegal)
Best animation
Got Flowers (Nigeria)
Best documentary
Mama Colonel (DRC)
Best film in an African language
Felicite‬ (Senegal)
Best film by an African living abroad
While We Live (Burkina Faso/Sweden)
Best diaspora short
90 Days (US) & Kbela‬ (Brazil)
Achievement in production design
’76‬ (Nigeria)
Achievement in costume
Queen of Katwe (Uganda)
Achievement in makeup
Oloibiri (Nigeria)
Best production
’76 (Nigeria)
Best soundtrack
Felicitè (Senegal)
Achievement in sound
Vaya (South Africa)
Achievement in cinematography
The Last Of Us (Tunisia)
Achievement in editing
Felicitè ( Senegal)
Achievement in screenplay
Vaya (South Africa)
Lagos state award for best Nigerian film
’76 (Nigeria)
Best young/promising actor
Madina Nalwanga (Queen of Katwe)
Tony Elumelu award for best comedy
3 Wise Men (Nigeria)
Best actress in a supporting role
Angelique Kidjo (CEO: Nigeria)
Best actor in a supporting role
Papi Mpaka (Felicitè: Senegal)
AMAA lifetime achievement award
Nkem Owoh (Nigeria)
Best actress in a leading role
Vero Tshanda (Felicitè: Senegal)
Best actor in a leading role
Jahwar Soudani (The Last of Us: Tunisia)
Best first feature film by a director
Daouda Coulibaly (Wulu: Mali)
Best director
Akin Omotosho (Vaya: South Africa)
Best film
Felicitè (Senegal)
Special recognition award
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