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EKOIFF2016: Check Out Full List Of Award Winners Of Eko International Film Festival

The Eko International Film Festival (EKOIFF) recently held in Lagos, Nigeria. “Product Placement in Films” was the theme of the 2016 edition of the Festival which kicked off on October 24, and ended on October 29, 2016.

The festival held at Silverbird Cinemas Victoria Island. Lagos, Nigeria, where films including “Jimi Bendel,” “ATM,” “Jack Strong,” “Twist,” “Just Not Married,” among others were screened.

“Just Not Married” won the best Nigerian film. Other winners include Gregory Ojefua, Ijeoma Grace Agu and Adunni Ade.

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Check out list of award winners below:

Best Feature Film – Jack Strong

Best Nigerian Film – Just not Married

Best Actor – Marcin Dorocinski – “Jack Strong”

Best Actress – Ijeoma Agu “Jimi Bendel”

Best Supporting Actor – Gregory Ojefua – “It’s Her Day”

Best Supporting Actress – Adunni Ade – “It’s Her Day”

Best Documentary –  “No where to run from Nigeria”

Honorary Award Documentary –  US Consulate Lagos

Best Indigenous Film – Ileri Ife

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Best Actor Indigenous – Muyiwa Ademola – “Eni Owo”

Best Actress Indigenous – Queen Blessing Ebigieson

Best Short Film – Opeyemi

Best Actor Short Film – Jide Alli – “Bout”

Best Actress Short Film (Bout) – Nancy Udah

Outstanding Young Actor – Daniel Udah (Opeyemi)

Outstanding Young Actress Award (Otega) – Vivian Onyinyechi Nwabueze


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