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Ugandan Film on Rwanda Genocide bags 18 nominations in Ghana

A scene from 94 Terror

Uganda film on Rwandan Genocide ‘94 Terror’ has received at least 18 nominations making it the leading film for the 2019 Golden Movie Awards Africa (GMAA) which are going to be held on August 24 at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra.

The film that was released last year is also set to compete in the best movie category with ‘Azali’ which also has 18 nominations, ‘Levi’, ‘Diamonds in the Sky’, ‘Sylvia’ and ‘Adoma’.

Some of 18 categories in which the movie is nominated include best costume and screen play among others.  The movie consists of an only Ugandan cast with actors like Ms Jojo Nitah, Ms Ronah Ninsiima Solidad, and Mr Smith Mateega among others who were also nominated in different categories. Mr Rwamusigazi Kyakunzire who did Cinematography for the film was also nominated for best cinematography.

The director and producer of 94 Terror, Richard Mulindwa

The film that features Shema a Hutu and Mutesi a Tutsi  shows a story of peers from rival tribes who they brave a risky journey to escape to Uganda amidst 1994 Rwanda genocide despite their tribal differences. Recently, 94 terror film directed by local producer Richard Mulindwa was decorated at The African Film Festival (TAFF) award night in Dallas- Texas USA as it walked away with the best costume award in the 2019 TAFF festival.

In the same awards, legendary local actor Mr. Yasin Lubowa was nominated for the best actor courtesy of his role in 2017 extra time drama alongside stars, Ramsey Noah (Levi), John Dumelo (Out of Bounds), Chris Attoh (Sylvia) and Uganda’s Smith Mateega who acted in 94 Terror.

The biggest film award arrangement in Ghana, The Golden Movie Awards is an annual award ceremony that seeks to honor outstanding achievement in the African television, digital media and film industries and is administered by the expert in the Cinema & Television, the Awards recognise film Excellence in a variety of categories for an international appeal.

Full Nomination List

GOLDEN ACTOR IN DRAMA

RAMSEY NOAH –  LEVI

JOHN DUMELO  –     OUT OF BOUNDS

YASIN LUBOWA    – EXTRA TIME

CHRIS ATTOH     –   SYLVIA

MATEEGA SMITH    – 94 TERROR

ADJETEY ANANG   –  AZALI

GOLDEN SCREENPLAY DRAMA

WANDA QUARTEY   – AZALI

MULINDWA RICHARD –   94 TERROR

LINDA OKYERE    – ADOMA

BETH ROGERS  –   LEVI

TUNDE BABALOLA –  DIAMONDS IN THE SKY

GOLDEN ACTRESS IN DRAMA

NINSIMA RONAH  –  94 TERROR

ASANA ALHASSAN  – AZALI

MATILDA MOZIA –  OUT OF BOUNDS

ZAINAB BALOGUN  –  SYLVIA

CHRISTABEL EKEH –  ADOMA

NANCY ISIME  –   LEVI

GOLDEN SUPPORTING ACTRESS DRAMA

AGABA JOAN –  94 TERROR

OMOWUNMI DADA  –  DIAMONDS IN THE SKY

JASMIN BAROUDI   –  ADOMA

AKOFA EDJEANI  –   AZALI

SELASSIE IBRAHIM  – OUT OF BOUNDS

INI DIMA OKOJIE –  SYLVIA

OGUNMOLA BOLAJI  –  LEVI

GOLDEN SUPPORTING ACTOR DRAMA

MUGEWA RAJJ – 94 TERROR

JEFFERY NORTEY -ADOMA

KAYODE OLAIYA –  DIAMONDS IN THE SKY

MOHAMMED HAFI  –  AZALI

STAN EZE   –   TIMELINE

DEYEMI OKANLAWON – LEVI

GOLDEN MOVIE DRAMAKWABENA GYANSAH    AZALI

MULINDWA RICHARD –   94 TERROR

ABDUK SALAM MUMUNI –  ADOMA

OKECHUKWU OKU –   LEVI

PASCAL AMANFO  – TIMELINE

EKENE SOM MEKWUNYE –  SYLVIA

GOLDEN ACTOR COMEDY

KELECHI UDEGBE  – BEDROOM POINTS

OSCAR PROVENCAL  –  BIGMAN WAHALA

KUMI OBUOBISA –  LUCKY

CHRIS ATTOH –   BAD LUCK JOE

FIIFI COLEMAN –  GETTING MARRIED

OLAROTIMI FAKUNLE  – RUN

GOLDEN ACTRESS IN COMEDY

KIKI OMEILI  –  RUN

YVONNE DODOO   – BIGMAN WAHALA

OMOWUNMI DADA  – BEDROOM POINTS

SIKA OSEI –  BAD LUCK JOE

JANE AWINDOR  – LUCKY

GOLDEN SUPPORTING ACTRESS COMEDY

MOYO LAWAL  – BEBROOM POINTS

KABUKI AKINWUNMI  – LUCKY

RHODA AMPENE – BIGMAN WAHALA

MICHELLE ATTOH  – BAD LUCK JOE

CHRISTABEL EKEH  – GETTING MARRIED

GOLDEN SCREENPLAY COMEDY

KIKI OMEILI  –  RUN

CHIJIOKE ONONIWU  – BEDROOM POINTS

JOEWACKLE J. KUSI   – LUCKY

DANIEL ADJOKATCHER  – BIGMAN WAHALA

FOLAKE AMANFO –   JACOB

GOLDEN SUPPORTING ACTOR IN COMEDY

SOLOMON FIXEN  – LUCKY

JOHN TIJANI  – BIGMAN WAHALA

ADENIJI JOHNSON –  BEDROOM POINTS

OLAROTIMI FAKUNLE –  RUN

JOHN DUMELO  –  GETTING MARRIED

GOLDEN MOVIE COMEDY

LAWRENCE ADJEI-OKYERE

KUSI ADU-AMANKWAH

LUCKY

JUDITH AUDU  –  BEDROOM POINTS

DANIEL ADJOKATCHER  –  BIGMAN WAHALA

KIKI OMEILI   –  RUN

ABDUL SALAM MUMUNI –  GETTING MARRIED

GOLDEN DIRECTOR

KWABENA GYANSAH –  AZALI

OKECHUKWU OKU – LEVI

MULINDWA RICHARD –  94 TERROR

PASCAL AMANFO  – OUT OF BOUNDS

MAXWELL AKOVI AMUWI –  ADOMA

GOLDEN CINEMATOGRAPHY

WILLIAM K. AGBETI –  AZALI

RWAMUSISAZI KYAKUNZIRE –  94 TERROR

OKECHUKWU OKU  –   LEVI

TOKA MCBAROR  –   DIAMONDS IN THE SKY

WILLIAM NTIAMOAH SEFA   –  GETTING MARRIED

GOLDEN MOST PROMISING ACTOR

NINSIMA RONAH    –   94 TERROR

ASANA ALHASSAN –  AZALI

MANUEL AMANFO – TIMELINE

FLORENCE AGYEI –  ADOMA

ADOMA AGYEMANG –   BAD LUCK JOE

GOLDEN DISCOVERY ACTOR

MANUEL AMANFO    TIMELINE

ASANA ALHASSAN    AZALI

NINSIMA RONAH   94 TERROR

FLORENCE AGYEI    ADOMA

ESI HAMMOND ACCRA HUSTLERS

ILYAS ELJHANI    BURNOUT

GOLDEN EDITOR VIDEO

WILLIAM KOJO AGBETI   AZALI

MULINDWA RICHARD   94 TERROR

OKECHUKWU OKU   LEVI

TOKA MCBAROR   DIAMONDS IN THE SKY

JUDE CHIDEBE    SYLVIA

GOLDEN SOUND EDITOR

WILLIAM KOJO AGBETI      AZALI

OKECHUKWU OKU     LEVI

MULINDWA RICHARD    94 TERROR

GOLDEN EFFECTS STUDIO

DIAMONDS IN THE SKY

BERNIE ANTI

ADOMA

MICHEAL OGUNLADE

SYLVIA

GOLDEN ART DIRECTOR

ALBERT ADJEI   AZALI

MULINDWA RICHARD   94 TERROR

NKALUBO RHONNIE ABRAHAM

BASELYN86  LEVI

AGUNDA SUNDAY   OUT OF BOUNDS

ADOMA  MY NAME IS RAMADAN

GOLDEN MAKEUP ARTIST

ADOMA

SUMU

AZALI

94 TERROR

HASHTAG

OUT OF BOUNDS

GOLDEN COSTUME

GIFTY SOSSAVI MAWUENA      AZALI

NALUBEGA RASHIDAH     94 TERROR

FAUZIA YAKUBU     ADOMA

LOLA AWE    DIAMONDS IN THE SKY

SUEDY KACHENJE    SUMU

GOLDEN INDIGENOUS MOVIE

KWABENA GYANSAH  AZALI

KOBI RANA   MY NAME IS RAMADAN

MULINDWA RICHARD   94 TERROR

HASHIR KHALFAN   SUMU

MOUSTAPHA SAWADOGO  DUGA, THE SCAVENGER

GOLDEN SOUNDTRACK

ELLY ARKIS

94 TERROR

GOMEZ TITO

AZALI

GOLDEN EFFECTS STUDIO

DIAMONDS IN THE SKY

BERNIE ANTI

ADOMA

TIMELINE

ABIOLA TAIWO

LEVI

GOLDEN SHORT FILM

DANIELLE ATAKORA

RISING STAR

PETER FADA

A LIFE CALLED TEARS

JUDITH AUDU

#THEFOURTHSIDE

YEMOH IKE

VAGABONDS

AUGUSTE WIBGHA

LE BANC SUR LE RIVAGE DU LAC

OVERALL GOLDEN MOVIE

KWABENA GYANSAH – AZALI

MULINDWA RICHARD  –  94 TERROR

OKECHUKWU OKU  – LEVI

FEMI ADEBAYO –  DIAMONDS IN THE SKY

ABDUL SALAM MUMUNI  – ADOMA

EKENE SOM MEKWUNYE –  SYLVIA

 

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