NAFCA 2015 Set To Honor His Majesty Otumfuo Dr. Osei Tutu II The Asantehene , Governor & Mrs. Donald Duke, Olu Jacobs, Marla Gibbs, Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs, Halle Berry, Prof Wole Soyinka and Others

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‘Oloibiri,’ ‘Affairs of the Heart, Black November and Chronicle of Blizzards run away with this year’s noms — don’t miss the show Saturday, Sept 12, at 4 p.m. PT at Ace Theater, Los Angeles, California USA!
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The NAFCA, The NAFCA Honors, Nollywood & African People’s Choice Awards
The ceremony has been a tradition within Nollywood for the past five year. The Nollywood & African Film Critics’ Awards, also known as NAFCA, is an accolade bestowed by the Nollywood Film Critics USA the official movie review organization for Nollywood and African films to recognize excellence of professionals in the African film industry. The annual formal ceremony started September 16, 2011 in North Carolina, USA.
Nollywood & African Film Critics’ Awards is one of the most prominent award ceremonies in Africa and the Diaspora.
Dr. Victor O. Olatoye, the founder and the CEO of Nollywood & African film Critics’ Awards commenting on this year’s NAFCA Nominations, “We received over 150 films from filmmakers across Africa and the Diaspora we are very proud of our filmmakers for the significant improvements we continue to see as we review these films. NAFCA 2015 is going to be our biggest award to date since we moved the award to Hollywood last year and we are partnering with Hollywood producers including over 400 members of the press to spread the word.
We also have some dignitaries who will be honored at NAFCA 2015 including His Majesty Otumfuo Dr. Osei Tutu II The Asantehene,Governor and Mrs. Donald Duke. Nollywood will also be represented and so far over 50 A-listers from the African film industry have requested invitations and hundreds from Hollywood.
Dr. Olatoye also added, “This year’s entries in 35 major film categories including the newly created Foreign Film Categories are judged against a stringent set of registered movie star ratings standards” There are also ever popular Nollywood & African People’s Choice Awards (NAPCA) Categories voted by the public.
I want to personally thank all the filmmakers for their trust and support. I also want to congratulate all the nominees for their hard work, it was not an easy process, but we appreciate the opportunity given to us
“Nollywood Film Critics USA changing the African film industry, One Movie Review At a Time”
GENERAL CATEGORY
Best Film
1. Black November
2. Affairs of the Heart
3. Oloibiri
4. Chronicle of Blizzard
5. Kingmakers

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DIASPORA

Best film – Diaspora
1. Pound of Flesh
2. Affairs of the Heart
3. Kingmakers
4. The Portrait
5. The Heartbreaker’s Revenge

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THE NAFCA HONORS
FULL LIST

Legend Award

His Majesty Otumfuo Dr. Osei Tutu II (The Asantehene) Ghana

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FOREIGN FILMS
Best Foreign film
1. Selma
2. Get on Up
3. Annie
4. A Girl like Grace
5. Soul Ties
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PEOPLE’S CHOICE

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The NAFCA Honors- Hollywood 2015

The Special NAFCA Honors are awarded to recognize outstanding individuals whose professional careers have been marked by extraordinary personal and professional accomplishments. The NAFCA Special Honors were presented for the first time in 2011 to President Nelson Mandela.  Recipients of this award in subsequent years include His Imperial Majesty Kabiyesi Alaiyeluwa Oba Okunade Sijuwade Olubuse II The Ooni of Ife, President Paul Biya, President Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia, President Michel J. Martelly of Haiti, Governor Isa Yuguda (Bauchi State), Honorable Ama Muna Tutu the Cameroon minister of Arts and Culture, Dr. Folorunsho Alakija, Mr. Ben Bruce, Oscars’ award winner Louis Gossett Jr., Hollywood actors Glynn Thurman and Keith David just to name a few.

Presentations of The Special NAFCA Honors are made yearly during the second weekend in September.  The Special NAFCA are prestigious honorary awards of merit and are considered the highest African honorary awards in Hollywood.

The Special NAFCA Honors 2015 awards are going to hold at the Legendary Ace Theatre in Los Angeles California on the 12th of September.

 

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