Uganda Film Festival 2019: Full list of award gala night winners
Author : Jesca@cinemaug
2, Months ago
29th November 2019 will go in history as the best day in the Ugandan film industry. The glamorous event that consisted of a big red carpet, a huge experiential and cocktail area, and a large awards section was graced by actors and crew members young and old.
Top of the attendants was the UCC ED, Godfrey Mutabazi and several other sponsors including MTN Uganda, Multichoice, Stanbic among others.
Before long, the top film creators were rewarded with accolades and cash among other prizes.
Full list of award gala night winners at Uganda Film Festival 2019 Best script/screenplay – Bed of Thorns.
Best post-production / Editing – Lailah.
Best feature film – Lailah.
Best Director – Lailah.
Best sound design – Bed of Thorns.
Best Cinematography – August.
Best Costume Design – Red Rats.
Best Production Design – August.
Best Indigenous Film – Test of Faith.
Best East African Film – My Village.
Best International Film – The Last Victims. Best Actor in a Feature Film – Nkakalukanyi Patriq (Lailah).
Best Actress in a Feature Film – Malaika Nyanzi (Bed of Thorns). Best Supporting Actor – Micheal Wawuyo Jr (Bed of Thorns).
Best Supporting Actress – Aganza Kisaka (Reheman in N.S.W.I.E). Honorary Mentions FOR Acting – Nalubega Josephine for outstanding performance as Sarah in Test of Faith. Best Short Film – The Quarry, (special mention of Auma Dilish for her outstanding performance as Akello in Shame of Puberty).
Best Animation – Mirror, Mirror.
Best Student Film – The Ego She Lost.
Best Documentary – Bwana Jogoo.
Best TV Drama – The Family
Best Actor in TV Drama – Bwanika Baale Felix (Thomas in Game of Lies).
Best actress in TV drama – Eleanor Nabwiso (as Jackie Mpanga in Family).
Special Award/Life Achievement Award – To Philip Luswata.