* HOMAGES EXTRA *
* SCREENINGS OF KENYAN AMAA AWARD NOMINEES *
* WHERE: GOETHE-INSTITUT Maendeleo House Monrovia Street Nairobi
* WHEN: Friday 8th April 2011 – 5.30 PM
* ENTRY: FREE
SCREENINGS OF KENYAN AMAA AWARD NOMINEES
On 25th February 2011, the African Movie Academy Awards announced its 2011 nominees list. The nominations party took place in Nairobi, the awards ceremony was held from 21st – 27th March in Yenagoa, Nigeria. The Awards are presented annually to recognize excellence of professionals in the African Film industry.
We will be screening some of the Kenyan films that were nominated this year:
* Wanjiru Kairu’s Weakness (nominated in the Best Short Film category)
* Zipporah Nyarori’s Zebu and the Photofish (nominated in Best Short Film, and in Best Child Actor)
* Judy Kibinge’s documentary Headlines in History (nominated in Best Documentary)
* Hawa Essuman’s feature film Soul Boy (nominated in the categories of Best Film, Best Director, Best Editing, Best Screenplay, Best Film in African Language, Best Young Actor).
Goethe-Institut Nairobi – +254-20-2224640 – [email protected]