13TH ABUJA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
ANNOUNCES 2016 AWARD NOMINEES
The Abuja International Film Festival today announces the list of nominees for the 13th edition of the Festival.
The nominees were selected after a painstaking 2 weeks of screening of over 700 films from 39 countries, the screeners made up of industry stakeholders including filmmakers and film critics expressed appreciation with the improved quality of films especially from Nigeria. Films were received in all genres – features, shorts, documentary, animation and experimental films.
According to Gbenga Andipe, spokesman for the college of screeners, Winners will be announced at the festival's glamorous award ceremony scheduled for the Silverbird Cinema Abuja.