AMVCA 2020: ‘Living in Bondage,’ And Others Qualify For Submission.

It is going to be a very tight race as Nigeria’s Living in Bondage, Love is War, King of Boys and 4th Republic  join the list of the Nollywood movies that qualified for the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) 2020.

The Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards is Africa’s most prestigious movie award.  It was created to celebrate the contribution of African filmmakers, actors and technicians in the success of the continent’s film and television industry. 

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Top Nollywood films released between the period of April 1, 2018, to November 30, 2019, are eligible for consideration for nominations if they meet the criteria.

According to a statement from Multichoice Nigeria, films, made-for-television movies or television series previously entered or nominated for an award, or awarded a prize in another film and television competition are eligible to be entered for the AMVCAs.

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The statement went further to note that all films, made-for-television movies or television series are eligible for entry to the AMVCA if they are broadcast or publicly screened or exhibited during the stipulated period.

Entries submissions for the AMVCA 2020 opened on Wednesday, November 13 and will be closed on Friday, December 13, 2019.

The seventh edition of the African movie awards will also have popular TV series that include Jenifa’s Diary, My Siblings & I, Hustle, Battleground, Unbroken, and Ajoche.

It’s been a long wait, but we are pleased to finally announce that the seventh edition of the AMVCAs is here and set to once again celebrate film and television talent across Africa. Every year the industry continues to grow in leaps and bounds and we are proud to be a part of its success story through the AMVCAs. The AMVCAs remain Africa’s most prestigious awards and most reputable celebration of talent in front and behind the camera- Channel Director, Africa Magic, Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu 

On November 13, organizers of the AMVCA called for entries ahead of the 2020 edition.

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