Mrs. Andani-Michaels – Director of GOLDEN MOVIE AWARDS
Organizers of GOLDEN MOVIE AWARDS (an annual award scheme that seeks to celebrate outstanding achievements in African television, digital media and film) have launched the 4th edition. According to Mrs. Andani-Michaels, the director of the scheme, nominations are now open from the 1st of February – 1st of April, 2018, for filmmakers across the African continent to submit their films for the various categories for review and possibly making it into the official nomination list.
Filmmakers who in Ghana and other African countries who would want to submit their films, would have to fill up forms on the organizer’s official website: www.goldenmovieawards.com and follow the steps as listed on their to submit their movie. She also disclosed that this year’s edition will have 3 Jury members from 3 other African countries to join the already existing Ghanaian Jury. She was quick to also add that, one entertainment journalist would also be selected to be a part of the Jury. Nigeria, Kenya, and Cameroon are the 3 African countries, where the juries would come from.
Speaking to pressmen who were present at the launch, Mrs Andani Michaels also disclosed that, as part of activities leading to the run-up of the main event which will be on 2nd June 2018, the organisers would be visiting the film industry in Tamale and Kumasi to interact with the various stakeholders there as they have always cried about being neglected in the award scheme.
Although the main event would be held right here in Ghana, the official launch and nominees announcement will take place in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire for the first time as it’s an award for the whole of Africa.