The Cameroon International Film Festival is an initiative of a Cameroonian Filmmaker, Agbor Gilbert with the aim of promoting Cameroonian Film industry through workshops with international filmmakers, creating partnerships and awarding excellence in Cameroon and International film.
The award night which took place on April 29th, 2017 under the patronage of the Minister of Arts and Culture Narcisse Mouelle Kombi was a night filled with grandeur and applause for the winners of CAMIFF 2017.
Ramsey Nouah, Cameroonian actress Ruth Nkweti and a host of many other filmmakers and actors were in attendance of the event.
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After a long film screening sessions and shortlisting, here is the complete list of the awarded filmmakers and movies for CAMIFF 2017.
Best feature film – Overnight Flight
Best short film – Enemy of Time
Best documentary film – Africa
Best Cameroon film – Kiss of Death
Best Actor – Ntamack Theirry Roland
Best Actress – Onyama Laura
Best director – George Tiller
Lifetime achievement Award – Tangyie Peter Suh-Nfor