Multichoice has announced that it is accepting submissions to the 2018 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs). Filmmakers can enter their work into the competition between now and 30th April 2018.

The AMVCAs are an annual celebration of African filmmakers across different categories such as acting, directing, scriptwriting, cinematography among others. Kenyan winners have included: Ngendo Mukii, Maureen Koech, Barbara Minishi and Elayne Okaya.

There are 27 categories in total with 7 open to public while 20 will be decided by a panel of judges.

Entry guidelines

Step 1: Prepare a 2 to 3 minute long showreel for your online submission.

Step 2: Go to the submission page

Step 3: Fill out the submission forms and upload the clip. A unique reference number will be allocated to each completed online submission

Step 4: Send a hard drive containing the submitted work quoting the unique reference number to the location that is nearest to you. For East African submissions, Kenya is the preferred location.

  • Attention: Margaret Mathore (Kenya)
    2nd floor, M-Net Offices
    Local Production studio, Jamhuri Grounds off Ngong Road, Nairobi, Kenya.
  • 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.