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Check out the nomination list for film awards

The nomination list of the 2017 Africa Movie Academy Awards cuts across twenty-nine categories.

Africa Movie Academy Awards 2017.

Best Short Film Category

"Bout" - Nigeria

"A Place For Myself" - Rwanda

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"Malabo" - Senegal

"On Monday Last Week" – Ghana/USA

"Silence" - Nigeria

"Kieza" - Angola

"Yemoja: Rise of the Orisa - Nigeria/UK

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"Marabout" - Senegal

"A Place in the Plane" - Senegal

Best Diaspora Feature Film

"Fences "

"Birth of a Nation"

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"Double play"

"Moonlight"

Achievement in Production Design

"Call Me Thief"

"76"

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"Queen of Cathway"

"The Last of Us"

"Felicitae"

Best Designs Category

"Logun Lofe"

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"Ayanma"

"Queen of Cathway"

Award For Best Nigerian Film

"Green White Green"

"93"

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"CEO"

"76"

"Oloibiri Ayanma"

Award For Best Animation

"Black Barbie" - Ghana

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"Got Flowers" - Nigeria

"Gyrow" - Nigeria

"Pull" - Nigeria

Award For Best Documentary

"Legacy Of The Hills" - Mali

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"Makoko: Future Afloat" - Nigeria

"House in the Field" - Morocco

"Vivre Riche" - Cote D'Ivoire

"House of Nwapa" - Nigeria

"Mama Colonel" - Democratic Republic of Congo

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"The African Who Wanted To Fly" - Gabon

"La Colere Dans Le Vent" (Anger in the Wind) - Niger

Award For Best Film in an African Language

"Logun Ofe" - Nigeria

"Call Me Thief" – South Africa

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"Félicité" – Senegal

"Vaya" – South Africa

Award For Best Film by an African Living Abroad

"Saving Dreams" - Nigeria/Canada

"While We Live" - Burkina Faso/Sweden

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"Theory of Conflict" - Nigeria/United States of America

"A Mile in My Shoes" – Morocco/Canada

"Hell’s Fury" - Nigeria/United States of America

Award For Best Diaspora Short

"Kbela" - Brazil

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"Ca$h Out" - United States of America

"The Tale of Four" - Curacao

"90 Days" - United States of America

Award For Best Diaspora Documentary

"I Am Not Your Negro" - Haiti/France

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"13th" - United States of America

"Les heritiers du Vietnam" - Vietnam

"Horace Tapscott, Musical Griot" - United States of America

Award For Best Diaspora Feature

"West Indies Gang" - Guadeloupe

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"Fences" - United States of America

"Birth of a Nation" - United States of America

"Double Play" - Curacao

"Moonlight" - United States of America

Award For Achievement in Production Design

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"Call Me Thief" - South Africa

"Félicité" - Senegal

"76" - Nigeria

"Queen of Katwe" - Uganda

"The Last of Us" - Tunisia

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Achievement in Costume Design

"Queen of Katwe" - Uganda

"Ayamma" - Nigeria

"Keteke" - Ghana

"The Last Of Us" - Tunisia

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"Logun Ofe" - Nigeria

Award For Achievement in Make-Up

"Dora’s Peace" - South Africa

"Oloibiri" - Nigeria

"Ayamma" - Nigeria

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"The Last of Us" - Tunisia

"Slow Country" - Nigeria

Award For Achievement in Soundtrack

"Vaya" - South Africa

"93 Days" - Nigeria

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"A Mile in My Shoes" - Morocco

"76" - Nigeria

"Félicité" - Senegal

"While We Live" - Burkina Faso/Sweden

Award For Achievement in Visual Effect

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"Wulu" - Mali

"Oloibiri" - Nigeria

"Whale Caller" -  South Africa

"Queen of Katwe" -  Uganda

"Slow Country" - Nigeria

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Award For Achievement in Sound

"93 Days" - Nigeria

"Félicité" - Senegal

"Vaya" - South Africa

"Wulu" - Mali

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"Dora’s Peace" - South Africa

Award For Best Film

"The Last Of Us" - Tunisia

"A Mile in My Shoes" – Morocco

"76" - Nigeria

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"Vaya" - South Africa

"93 Days" - Nigeria

"Queen of Katwe" - Uganda

"Félicité" - Senegal

"Wulu" - Mali

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"Call Me Thief" - South Africa

Award For Best Director

Daouda Coulibaly - "Wulu"

Steve Gukas - "93 Days"

Mira Nair - "Queen of Katwe"

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Izu Ojukwu - "76"

Daryen Joshua - "Call Me Thief"

Akin Omotosho - "Vaya"

Alain Gomis - Félicité

Ala Eddine Slim - "The Last Of Us"

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"Said Khallaf" - "A Mile in My Shoes"

Award For Best First Feature Film by a Director

"Happiness is a Four Letter Word" - Thabang Molaya

"Green White Green" - Abba Makama

"Wulu" - Daouda Coulibaly

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"Bunjoko" - Kizito Samuel

"The Last Of Us" – Alaeddine Slim

"Rain" - Daniel Mugerwa

Award For Best Actress in a Leading Role

Vero Tshanda - "Félicité"

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Lydia Forson - "Keteke"

Lupita Nyong’o - "Queen of Katwe"

Bimbo Akintola - "93 Days"

Josette Bushell-Mingo - "While We Live"

Rita Dominic - "76"

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Khabonina Quebeka - "Dora’s Peace"

Zimkhitha Nyoka - "Vaya"

Award For Best Actor in a Leading Role

Sambassa Nzeribe - "Slow Country"

Ibrahim Koma - "Wulu"

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Richard Mofe Damijo - "Oloibiri"

Amine Ennaji - "A Mile in My Shoes"

David Oyelowo - "Queen of Katwe"

Dann Jaques Mouton - "Call Me Thief"

Ramsey Noah - "76"

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Jahwar Soudani - "Last Of Us"

Award For Best Actress in a Supporting Role

Inna Moja - "Wulu"

Theresa Edem - "Ayamma"

Taiwo Ajai Lycet - "Oloibiri"

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Nmonde Mbusi - "Vaya"

Somkele Idhalama - "93 Days"

Angelique Kidjo - "CEO"

Award For Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Adonijah Owiriwa - "76"

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Warren Matsimola - "Vaya"

Olu Jacobs - "Oloibiri"

Papi Mpaka - "Félicité"

Richard Seruwazi - "While We Live"

Majid Michel - "Slow Country"

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Award For Best Comedy

"Funny Enough" (Snaaks Genoeg) - South Africa

"Three Wise Men" - Nigeria

"Keteke" - Ghana

"A Trip To Jamaica" - Nigeria

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Award For Best Young Promising Actor

Pabillo Koza - "Dora's Peace"

Medina Molanga - "Queen of Katwe"

Azwille Shanane-Madiba - "Vaya"

Austin Rose - "Call Me Thief"

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Adam Kanyama - "While We Live"

Lagos State Award For Best Nigerian Film

"Green White Green"

"93 Days"

"CEO"

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"76"

"Ayamma"

"Oloibiri"

Award For Achievement in Screenplay

"Oloibiri" - Nigeria

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"Dora’s Peace" - South Africa

"Félicité" - Tunisia

"While We Live" - Burkina Faso/Sweden

"Vaya" - South Africa

Award For Achievement in Editing

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"Call Me Thief" - South Africa

"Vaya" - South Africa

"While We Live" - Burkina Faso/Sweden

"CEO" - Nigeria

"Félicité" - Tunisia

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Award For Best Nigerian Film

"Green White Green"

"93"

"CEO"

Award For Best Achievement in Cinematography

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"The Last of Us" - Tunisia

"The Whale Caller" - South Africa

"Félicité" - Senegal

"Vaya" - South Africa

"A Mile in My Shoes" - Morocco/Canada

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