Film

2013 AMAA Awards: Rita Dominic’s ‘The Meeting’ & Yvonne Okoro’s ‘The Contract’ Each Lead the Pack with Six Nominations + Full Nominees List

On March 15th, 2013, African film practitioners gathered in the South-Eastern country of Malawi with a special guest, Joyce Banda (President of Malawi), to announce and celebrate the 2013 Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) nominees. Nominated and each leading in six categories at the AMAAs are Ghanaian-Nigerian Actress & Producer Yvonne Okoro (‘The Contract’) and …

Events, Film

Red Carpet Photos: Make Way for the NEW “African OSCARS” Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards #AMVCA

On Saturday March 9th, 2013, what is being dubbed “Africa’s Oscars”, Africa Magic Viewer’s Choice Awards (AMVCA), made its inaugural debut in Lagos, Nigeria at the Eko Hotel. The event boasted an exciting, live, one-hour red carpet pre-show showcasing the Crème de la Crème of Africa’s film and televiison industries; and later segued into an …

Film

African Cinema: WATCH the Exciting Drama Filled Adams Apples Chapter 1 & 2, a Movie About 21st Century Ghanaian Women (Video)

“Adams Apples is a 10 chapter cinema movie series created and directed by Shirley Frimpong-Manso and produced by Ken Attoh. It is set in the hustle and bustle of the city of Accra and its suburbs with glimpses of the exciting metropolis of London. The movie follows the lives of the four “Adams” Ghanaian women; …

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African Cinema: Watch ‘Scorned’ by Shirley Frimpong-Manso Starring Chris Attoh and Lydia Forson

Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned. Two years of an abusive marriage to Orlando Thompson (Chris Attoh), the son of a Reverend, leaves his wife Dea (Lydia Forson) badly scarred. She finally fights back. When she does, it is deadly and life threatening. Orlando is left to fight for his life while Dea …

Film

African Cinema: Watch ‘Perfect Picture’ by Shirley Frimpong-Manso Starring Jackie Appiah and Chris Attoh

Film synopis: “In what seems like a perfect life, three beautiful young women make bold attempts to change their lives even when destiny plays its joke on them. They will learn the harsh lessons of life, the challenges of marriage and the fatality of falling in love.” Gollywood (Ghana) Stars: Chris Attoh and Jackie Appiah …