The 11th annual FilmAid film festival successfully came to an exciting climax with a brilliantly orchestrated Gala Awards at the Tribe Hotel, Nairobi. The awarding that took up a whole dedicated evening of September 21st 2018, was propelled by the need to celebrate talents of storytellers who found a safe haven in Kakuma and Daadab refugee camps.
This year’s FilmAid film festival had the theme: My Story. My Voice. Your Move
Here is a list of the winners
Best Fiction Film:
Are You Volleyball, by Mohammad Bakhshi
Best Non-fiction Film:
You Can’t Hide from Truth, by A.a.V Amasi
Best Emerging Film Maker:
Aminah Rwimo, It has Killed my Mother
Ali Farah Mohamud, The Discriminator
Jackline Ikuju, Why Me?
Aden Abdullahi Abdi, The Other Daadab
Makol Beer, Struggling for Family
Rey Bulambo, Why Me?
Best Student Non-fiction:
The Other Daadab, Ahmed Abdullahi Hussein
Best Student Fiction:
Why Me?, Rey Bulambo
Nyamad Biel, The Plight
Maryan Dahir Adawe, Defying All Odds
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