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Jackie Chan nominated for 'Outstanding Male Actor' in Abuja

07 October 2015, 20:39

Lagos - Chinese star actor , Jackie Chan has been nominated for best male actor at the Abuja International  Film Festival, reports Pulse.ng

 He will compete with Nollywood actors  IK Ogbonna and  Muyiwa Ademola for the prize.

Organizers of the Abuja International Film Festival', have unveiled list of nominees for its 12th edition.

Also read:Jackie Chan adopts Nigerian citizenship

The below nominees were selected after two weeks of screening over 700 films from 39 countries.

Winners will be announced at the festival’s award ceremony scheduled to hold on October 30, at the Silverbird Cinema Abuja.

Abuja International film festival is aimed at enhancing cultural diversity, by bringing Nigerian independent movie productions to audiences.

Below are the list of nominees:

Outstanding Film in Documentary
The Ukrainian
Common Man - Nigeria
Dreadlocks - USA
Festival of Marriage - Inida
Happiness Promised Land - France
Outstanding Film in Animation
Sango and Friends - Nigeria
Pate - Poland
Adventure of Turtle Taido - Nigeria
Best Experimental Film
Supernova - Poland
Aisha's Story - Nigeria
Awa N' Garde - Poland
Outstanding Feature Film : Foreign
War of Lies - Germany
Painted Skin : The Ressurection - China
Police Story - China
The Pool - Netherland
The Sleeper - USA
Most Outstanding Feature : Indigenous
Open Marriage
Mr and Mrs Johnson
Outstanding Short Film : Nigeria
Good People Dead
The Anniversary
Veronica Pieces
Outstanding Short Film : Foreign
If the Photo is Good
Dinner for Two
Electric Indigo
The Only King
Two Boys, A Man and A Woman
Outstanding Comic Film
Bad Drop
Best Student Film
Social Lives
Two Steps Ahead
I Cry
Souls Under Soles
If Only
Outstanding Male Actor
Gijs Scholten Van Asciolat
Artyom Bistrov
Jackie Chan
Olarewaju Omiyinka
IK Ogbonna
Seun Akindele
Muyiwa Ademola
Outstanding Female Actress
Mercy Aigbe
Kiki Omeili
Hilda Dokubo
Ini Edo
Chidebere Aneke
Outstanding in Film Directing
Painted Skin
Police Story
The Pool
Outstanding Music Score
Painted Skin
Once Upon A Time
Heart of Isiaku
Police Story
Golden Jury Film
Painted Skin - China
Stigma - Nigeria
Mr and Mrs Johnson - Nigeria
Hazeezat - Nigeria
Police Story - China
The Pool - Netherland
Victims - Nigeria

- News24


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