Got an online video? Here’s how to apply for MultiChoice, AfricaMagic 2018 AMVCAs

Lagos State Government has partnered MultiChoice for 2018 AMVCAs
Lagos State Government has partnered MultiChoice for 2018 AMVCAs
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AfricaMagic, in association with Multichoice, has announced the call to entry for the 2018 edition of the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs), the prestigious initiative that honours film and TV talents across the continent.

AMVCA awards filmmakers in different categories ranging from acting and directing to scriptwriting and cinematography.

Other categories will include: short film or online video, soundtrack, costume designing, sound and lighting amongst others.

For 2018 there are 27 categories in all, with 7 open to viewers and 20 decided by the respected AMVCA panel of judges.

Entry guidelines below:



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


Log on to www. and navigate 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

Depending on their location, participants should send their entries to either of the following addresses, quoting their unique reference number:

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.

Attention: Margaret Mathore (Kenya)

2nd floor, M-Net Offices

Local Production studio, Jamhuri Grounds off Ngong Road, Nairobi, Kenya.

For more information on entry requirements and submission procedures, please log on to