Golden Movie Award Nominees Announcement
The Maiden edition of the Golden Movie Awards nominations announcement took place on the 21st of May 2015 at the Oak Plaza hotel. .
Nominees for Thirty two categories were unveiled including the AWDF African Women In Film (AWIF) award which is presented to an African woman who has demonstrated through her work measurable efforts to change the narrative and challenge stereotypes about African women.
Country Director, Mina Andani gave the welcome Address also spoke about the fact that Golden Movie Awards is not just about giving awardees the plaque but also building the African film industry by organizing capacity building programme and creating platforms for film producers to meet potential sponsors and investors and grand jury’s Vice -Chairperson Amba Mpoke-Biggs talked about the selections process, stressed on the fact that the Golden Movie Award Scheme is a performance based award process and not popularity and then after, revealed the nominees
The night also unveiled the main sponsor, SURFLINE and other supporting sponsors like JACK DANIELS, followed by partners African women Development Fund (AWDF) and UNAIDS and finally donors SLEEK COSMETICS Musical performances were by Irene Logan, offie Kudjoe and Adomaa .The host of the night was Berla Mundi