AMVCA 2018 set to return in September 2018.
The organizers of Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA) have finally put an end to rumors and speculations about the event not holding this year.
This was made know when the organizers announced call for eligible entries for this years event.
Entries for the 6th edition of AMVCA opens 1st March and closes on 30th April while the main event is set to hold on the 1st of September 2018.
AMVCA 2018 will mark the sixth consecutive year of MultiChoice and Africa Magic successfully hosting the AMVCAs.
Speaking on the event, Director for M-Net West Africa, Wangi Mba-Uzoukwu said “Nearly one year after the last AMVCAs, We are pleased to announce the call to entry for 2018 edition of the Awards. The African movie and television industry is brimming with exciting talents and at Africa Magic, we contribute to the industry by not only giving these talents the platform to showcase their skills and passion but by celebrating their achievements whilst also encouraging them to continue honing their craft.”
Entry for the AMVCAs is free and the closing date for submissions is the 30th of April 2018. Films, made-for-television movies or television series previously entered into or nominated for an award, or awarded a prize in another film and television competition are eligible to be entered for the AMVCAs. All films, made-for-television movies or television series are eligible for entry to the AMVCA if they are broadcast or publicly screened during the period of October 1, 2016, to March 31, 2018.
Entry guidelines below:
Prepare a 2 to 3 minute long showreel for your online submission.
Log on to www. africamagic.tv and navigate to the submission page.
Fill out the submission forms and upload the clip. A unique reference number will be allocated to each completed online submission
Depending on their location, participants should send their entries to either of the following addresses, quoting their unique reference number:
Attention: Hadizat Ibrahim (Nigeria)
Mss Local Productions
4 industrial street, off town planning way, Illupeju, Lagos.
Attention: Buhle Ngcauzele (South Africa)
137 Bram Fischer Drive, Randburg, 2123, South Africa.
Attention: Margaret Mathore (Kenya)
2nd floor, M-Net Offices
Local Production studio, Jamhuri Grounds off Ngong Road, Nairobi, Kenya.
For more information on entry requirements and submission procedures, please log on to www.africamagic.tv