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AMVCA 8: Your Ultimate Guide To The Award Week

As the AMVCA returns for its eight edition, here's everything you need to know about the eight-day award week.

As the eight Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) night ceremony draws near, we have put together everything that will be happening before the ceremony on May 14, 2022.

Following the decision by MultiChoice to suspend the awards last year, due to COVID-19, the eight AMVCA is returning. However, Africa Magic, in association with Multichoice, is making up for it with these eight-day series of events in celebration of fashion, technology, food and African culture.

AMVCA 8 Award Week Calendar

The eight-day event will commence with an Opening Night on Saturday, May 7, 2022. And on Sunday, May 8, there’ll be the first-ever AMVCA Runway Show in partnership with Bella Naija Style.

The award week events will continue on Monday, May 9 with Young Filmmakers’ Day, which will include movie screenings and panel discussions by students of the MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) Academy.

Africa Magic will host industry stakeholders to a special Content Market Day on Tuesday, May 10. Furthermore, they’ll announce the winners of the Content Creators’ Day competition at a brunch on Wednesday, May 11, to spotlight the growing popularity of online content creators.

On Thursday, May 12, Africa Magic has invited all vendors of African dishes, fabrics, artwork, drinks, fashion and accessories to their cultural day, A Celebration Of Africa’s Diversity.

Finally, the nominees of the eight AMVCA will be hosted to a special Nominees’ Gala on Friday, May 13, before crowning the series of events with the Awards Night ceremony on Friday, May 14.

We are excited to have the AMVCA back, celebrating all the players that are pushing the African film and television industry forward.

Here are all the events that Africa Magic has organised for the award week.

Opening Night Gala

Date: Saturday, May 7, 2022 | Time: 5 PM | 📍 The Monarch Event Center, Lekki Peninsula, Lekki, Lagos

Runway Show

Date: Sunday, May 8, 2022 | Time: 5 PM | 📍 Balmoral Hall, Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos

Young Filmmakers’ Day

Date: Monday, May 9, 2022 | Time: 10 AM | 📍 Terra Kulture, Tiamiyu Savage, Victoria Island, Lagos

Content Market Workshop

Date: Tuesday, May 10, 2022 | Time: 10 AM | 📍 Terra Kulture, Tiamiyu Savage, Victoria Island, Lagos

Digital Content Creators Brunch

Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2022 | Time: 10 AM | 📍 The Wheatbaker Hotel, Ikoyi, Lagos

A Celebration Of Africa’s Diversity

Date: Thursday, May 12, 2022 | Time: 4 PM | 📍 Balmoral Hall, Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos

Nominees’ Gala

Date: Friday, May 13, 2022 | Time: 5 PM | 📍 Grand Ballroom, Eko Hotels & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos

Awards Night

Date: Saturday, May 14, 2022 | Time: 5 PM | 📍 Eko Convention Center, Eko Hotels & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos

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