African Movie Academy Award for DFFB students

On Saturday evening PORTRAIT OF A LONE FARMER by Tom Akinleminu won the Award for Best Documentary at the African Movie Academy Awards. The AMAAs are the most important and prestigious film-world event in Africa: the prizes are awarded to honour and foster outstanding achievements in the African film industry and to contribute to uniting the African continent through art and culture.

In addition to the prize for PORTRAIT OF A LONE FARMER, the Malian production HAMOU-BEYA, SAND FISHERS by Andrey Samoute Diarra also won an Award for Best Documentary.

Published on May 26, 2014